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Borra Caves

| Anatagiri Hills, Visakhapatnam, India
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Guntur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW via mobile

Had a fantastic time experiencing the centuries-old caves and the lighting inside. A definite visit in Vizag.

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Yes! They call it Stalagmites and Stalactites which are nothing but the limestone structures naturally formed by the chemicals in the waters of Gosthani river. Installation of mercury and halagen lights inside the caves makes it less interesting instead head torches would have made it quite adventurous. Its about 100 feet thickness over the caves above which the eastern rail... More

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Bhubaneswar, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Well maintained tourist spot. Involves a lot of trekking. If you've health problems, please refrain from taking too much strain.

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

On the Beach Road, Vishakapattanam, there is this Aquarium called Matsyadarshini. We visited this place, and were very happy and delighted to see some very rare fishes available for display. It is a beautiful air-conditioned aquarium located on the shore of Ramakrishna Beach. The aquarium was set up and managed by Municipal Corporation of Visakhapatnam. The site was a Municipal... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

really an excellent huge limestone cave. worth visiting. And the lighting inside is more attractive. don't miss.

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

when you think of a cave it something different from this one for sure. when you visit this place you will see how this natural cave is been formed. In some places of the cave small water streams and drops of water still running and forming the pillars and columns. See the photos that's says all. must visit if going... More

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

A must see place if you are around Vizag. Not able to go deep into the caves because of the disgusting smell of bats.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

outstanding and very rare. must see place in andhra pradesh. it is easily accessible by road from vizag . can be done is=n a day.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Borra caves a must see place in Vizag. This is naturally formed caves and u will not forget it forever. Nature's beauty is beyond the human imagination. The environment in borra caves is very cool even in summer. Whloe day can be spent in borra caves. this treasure place was identified by british person and best way to reach this... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This is a must visit place when you go to vizag. Very Old naturally formed caves. The light effect from local authorities was also good. Beware of bats.

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