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Chand Baori

Jaipur-Agra Road, Abhaneri 303313, India
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5 days ago
“Magnificent Example of a Step Well”
3 weeks ago
“M.C. Escher come to life”
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Jaipur-Agra Road, Abhaneri 303313, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an 11th century step well, off the beaten path. It is formed in a large square, 19 meters deep, with symmetrical steps going down each of the sides to the well at the bottom. The overall symmetry is quite astounding. There is a...More

Thank RodMcLeod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not to be missed. There's a small temple nearby and a village but you cannot believe this place exists once you see it you'll lose all sense of perspective. Beautiful.

Thank janpal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first reaction was - why is this not a World Heritage site. We were visiting sites in the Golden Triangle in India and were travelling from Jaipur to Agra. Our driver offered us a surprise side trip from the main road which we happily...More

Thank itho9217
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This magnificent stepwell is approximately 2 hours by car from from Jaipur, and we were so pleased we decided to make the visit. Located in a tiny village called Abhaneri, the stepwell is a sight to behold. Over 3,500 narrow steps dropping to a depth...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were brought to see the ancient stepwell as part of a tour group. It was pretty spectacular. The design is really clever. I especially loved all the stone Hindu carvings that were on display. There were masses of them, all intricate and in great...More

2  Thank Karen W
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Our guide took us here as a surprise side trip between Jaipur and Agra, and I'm so grateful he did! Chand Baori (stepwell) is over 1,000 years old and looks like something out of an Escher drawing! Entry is free and it is definitely worth...More

1  Thank Steph G
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We were on an organised trip and told we were going to visit a stepwell - it wasn't mentioned in my guidebook and we weren't really told much about it so I had no expectations.....WOWZERS - it is amazing! It is so detailed and beautifully...More

Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The pictures speak for themselves. Must have a quick look. It is for free. Not many tourists at that time. Beware of beggars.

Thank Vingeraoons
Reviewed 4 May 2017

My friend and I visited this site as part of our tour in India on March 27,2017. Chand Baori is a stepwell situated in the village of Abhaneri near Jaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Abhaneri is famous for the deepest step well in...More

Thank Aury D
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A must stop when traveling from Jaipur to Agra. This is more like an art piece situated in a small village. Don't make a mistake and miss this place. The only thing is I wish you were able to walk down the steps but since...More

Thank Steve R
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How much time it will take to go and visit the place? Is it safe for girls?
7 June 2017|
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Response from MoushumiBhattacharya | Reviewed this property |
Hi! From Delhi its 5 hrs drive. From Agra, it is 3 hrs. We went in the month of December and drove to this place while on our way from Jaipur to Noida. Yes, it is safe for girls in a group. Mostly, this site is visited by... More
rahul s
what are visit timings
6 March 2017|
Response from Abhi5684 | Reviewed this property |
Based on my knowledge it's 10:00AM - 05:00PM
Vaishnavi R
How to get to Chand Baori from the Bandikui Railway Station?
17 February 2017|
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Response from IslandSunAMI | Reviewed this property |
Suspect you can take a local taxi. Tuk-tuk's are very inexpensive. Go for it!