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A memorial place

The visit takes us back to the era of Emperor Ashoka. You can spend sometime. You can shop, eat and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
ramesh3245
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Bengaluru, India
Important Buddhist site.

The road up to the peace pagoda is in good condition, motorable. Sometimes, parking may be an... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
ParthUdayShah
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Rajkot, India
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Dhauli | Daya River Bank, Bhubaneswar, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

However we heard the story that some two buses had a 100 feet drop earlier - which resulted in the authorities come up with the rule that the parking should be lower on the hill. The Dauli peace pagoda has no entry fee. So, that's...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

The visit takes us back to the era of Emperor Ashoka. You can spend sometime. You can shop, eat and drink (sugar cane juice) in this place.

Thank ramesh3245
Reviewed 22 July 2018

One of the important Buddhist Shrine and well maintained . It is built on the top of the hill and you can have the city view from the top

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The road up to the peace pagoda is in good condition, motorable. Sometimes, parking may be an issue. The pagoda is well kept, crowded at all times. There are Asokan rock edicts along the way. Must visit. Few refreshments available.

Thank ParthUdayShah
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We are there with Family and Young Kids. Kids enjoyed the place. Out of the city. Traffic was not an issue. A must visit to a coolest place in Town.

Thank BBhusanMohanty
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This beautiful monument on top of a hill in white, is a Buddhist shrine very well maintained. As the name sounds, this place is where emperor Ashoka had his transformation from war to peace. It is quite serene and fulfilling to visit this monument.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Very similar to the World Peace Pagoda in Nepal. A few stairs lead up to this stupa overlooking the Daya river region and the surrounding areas. The Kalinga war was supposed to have happened around this region with a lot of blood flow on the...More

Thank ashwinstud
Reviewed 24 January 2018

During our year end trip to Odisha (Dec'17), got to visit Dhauli Peace Pagoda located at Dhaulagiri Hills. The stupa is a major attraction not only for the Buddhists, also draws Hindus, Christians, Muslims and people of other faiths for its architectural splendour. Must visit...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This place used to be known for the silence around it which was ideal for quite meditation , but now sadly it has been turned into a staple tourist attraction with touts and priests continually shouting and harassing tourists who themselves give no thought to...More

Thank 195payalg
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Pagoda means a place of worship or temple. Dhauli Peace pagoda is the Shanti stupa built on top of Dhaulagiri hills by Japanese Buddhist society. This location is of significance in Indian history as well as Buddhist history. It's the battle ground of Kalinga war...More

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