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Pandavleni Caves

Pathardi Phata | Nasik Freeway, Nashik 422010, India
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Historic Buddhist caves

This place has around 25 caves in all. You will have to climb around 200 steps over the mountain to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kiru78
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Mumbai, India
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A heritage place in Nashik

It is said that those caves have been carved during the Pandava's regime. There are some Budhha... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DrOmprakash G K
,
Nashik, India
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Pathardi Phata | Nasik Freeway, Nashik 422010, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has around 25 caves in all. You will have to climb around 200 steps over the mountain to reach this place. This place should be pleasant during monsoons. If you have you kids they would be super exited looking at the structures like...More

Thank Kiru78
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is said that those caves have been carved during the Pandava's regime. There are some Budhha statues also. Due to this mix of two culture the place has been always under controversy. But leaving apart this issue the place is very beautiful at a...More

Thank DrOmprakash G K
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The hike to the caves is too tasking and the caves is not worth the effort. Part of the problem is that the condition it is in, doesnt leave you with an awe!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Was extremely satisfied as took time out to visit this historical and important monument in Nashik. Spent more than an hour exploring the set of 24 caves. Few caves were locked and we're thrown open post 9:00 am. Maintenance needs a review. Morning view of...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

I've been to many cave structures and this is yet another, but what sets it apart is that it is extremely well preserved and in a unique setting. A flight of stairs leads up the mountain wall to the caves that have been carved out...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

the Pandavleni Caves are ancient rock-cut caves that are situated on the tableland of the Trivashmi Hills. Historical and famous. Must see place in Nasik.

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

My 6-yr old daughter thoroughly enjoyed going in, enjoying the echo in caves and raising up and down the caves. Its a piece of our history and worth kids to experience.

Thank Cini_Radhakrishnan
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Visited the caves after so many years. The trek up feels do good and the streams at the site are so cold. The marvellous architecture makes you wonder about the capacity of those people. We found some baby crabs, and oh there were so pinchy....More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We visited the Caves when we traveled to Nashik recently. We started at about 10.00AM and visited all 24 caves and finished our sight seeing at about 12.30PM. The weather was little hot and humid during the time of our visit. The tree lines on...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Ensure you reach here early morning. This offers you not only heritage caves but a beautiful view of Nashik city. You need to climb more than 200 stairs to reach at the top. There is an entry charge for you. Worth a visit so don’t...More

Thank Raamann G
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Maximus9916
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Response from Niranjan D | Reviewed this property |
There is enough parking space there.
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Vineet J
25 June 2017|
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Response from Ravind | Reviewed this property |
Photography is not a problem and is allowed. For a healthy pregnant lady in the first two trimesters, the walk uphill should be OK with rests in between - later pregnancies is not be adviseable. All depends on the fitness... More
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Response from imvibz | Reviewed this property |
Winter is ideal time to visit! Basically, Nashik is pilgrimage place and its known for historic temples from Ramayana. If you can read some wiki/historic background before visiting, your experience will enhance. Dont expect... More
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