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Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka

Bhimbetka, Bhopal, India
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The pre-historic cave paintings depict life in the Neolithic age.
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“on the rocks” (19 reviews)
Bhimbetka, Bhopal, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

These caves are in an isolated and beautiful range of hills south of Bhopal . It can be hot so do wear a hat ! We spent about an hour wandering happily around the caves , looking at the strange paintings and entranced by the...More

Thank Johnrowlane
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have visited this UNESCO Heritage and it was an awesome experience. Really nice place in Bhopal. In this area of Bhimbetka, we can enjoy fresh air and cool weather.

Thank Thu Hương N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

probably the most sophisticated and least celebrated in india, world heritage site possessing the most pristine paintings in india of mesolithic period..only 45km from bhopal..it is a 4-5 hrs activity..

Thank ash3690
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bhimbetka was the ancient abode of the Pandavas during their 14 years of "vanvaas". The caves and rock shelters have been restored with great care by the Archaeological Society of India, and is one of the two "World Heritage Sites" in Bhopal - the other...More

1  Thank AlShuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These place is about 45 kilometres away from the city of Bhopal. This place has a relationship with humans since the past 1 lakh years. These caves were the dwellings of humans in the prehistoric period. There are paintings in the caves here. I was...More

Thank Rajani B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there with family in 1982 the first time and then again in 1996 and the again last year... Difficult to describe the feeling...Its worth a visit ...Just to take you back in time...

1  Thank _amisraa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place for half day trip, especially if you love history and admire archaeological facts and aspects.

Thank karanvivek
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The paintings were created by humans in the stone age and its a testimony to the fact that humans are always looking for something new

Thank VinM_9
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Me as a history enthusiast . I really enjoyed there. Though I went in wrong season, it was too sunny but we enjoyed.

Thank Swapnilg146
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Cave paintings dating back to approximately 30,000 years. Rock shelters that were home to humans, millennia ago. And a rich flora and fauna surrounding these, indeed, make Bhimbetka a gift to us from our earliest ancestors. An archaeological treasure, Bhimbetka has around 243 rock shelters....More

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Sameer A
13 September 2017|
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Response from Vand1111 | Reviewed this property |
It does involve walking but one might see a few wall paintings right at the entrance. So, for taking the elderly to the site go upto the site entrance in a car and after a walk of 2-3 minutes they would be able to see the... More
14 March 2017|
Response from Nippik | Reviewed this property |
Not clear on your question
Anjulika S
12 March 2017|
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Response from Ashvini U | Reviewed this property |
Its a UNESCO site and hence i would suggest don't plan for a picnic over there at least near to the site