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Pandavleni Caves

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Rock cut beauty

Pandavleni cave may not be as mighty as the Ajanta or the Ellora caves, but still has a graceful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Eber S
Navi Mumbai, India
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Good landscape but monsoon wont allow you to go through the caves

nice place, river rocks scenic view. dont miss it if u r in nashik easily accessible through... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jitendra P
Muscat, Oman
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Pathardi Phata | Nasik Freeway, Nashik 422010, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went there early morning, which was wise as it gets warm after the sun is up. But the walk up is worth it; the caves are deep and cool, easy to visualize the monks living there. The bits of information on the small hoardings...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pandavleni cave may not be as mighty as the Ajanta or the Ellora caves, but still has a graceful touch to it and looks beautiful indeed. You need to climb 100 steps to make it to the caves. And from the top, you get a...More

Thank Eber S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice place, river rocks scenic view. dont miss it if u r in nashik easily accessible through road walkable for kids and elders...

4  Thank Jitendra P
Reviewed 8 August 2018

this is abuddist caves at the entry point of nashik city coming from mumbai.a good short treak.local peoples are doing regular treak at this hillok.

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Its a run down ancient caves. Steep hike with poor facilities including no washrooms. Not safe and recommended for people with knee problems. The caves can be seen although there are no light facilities. So geeks should carry their own torch. Best part is the...More

2  Thank Ashutosh_TA
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The Pandavleni Caves are located besides the Mumbai – Nashik Freeway and it is in the Buddha Vihar Complex on the right side of the Freeway, 3 km before reaching Pathardi Phata, and 8 km before Nashik. The Dada Saheb Phalke Smarak and the Trirashmi...More

Thank EkMusafir
Reviewed 30 July 2018

a must visit place if one is travelling to nasik, it is adjacent to phalke smarak. only concern is smell of toilet in few caves whichis because of few over enthusiastic tourist who want to leave their mark of visit there.

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

We went to this place in the month of July/Aug and everywhere it is green and wet due to rains.We reached this place little early at around 8 am as we would like to spend some peaceful time without much crowd.we enjoyed climbing the steps...More

Thank Bala S
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Located about 8 kilometres to the south of the centre of Nashik in Maharashtra in India, the Pandavleni Caves are ancient rock-cut caves that are situated on the tableland of the Trivashmi Hills. These caves have existed for more than 2000 years now and date...More

1  Thank Fr-Bijo P
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Important: Have a good pair of shoes as the path is strewn with pebble and may hurt if the sole of the shoe is too thin. It is a short 30-45 minutes climb and should be navigable by the elderly as well (unless they have...More

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Response from Niranjan D | Reviewed this property |
There is enough parking space there.
Vineet J
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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