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Undavalli Caves

Near Prakasam Barrage, Vijayawada, India
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Ranked #3 of 23 attractions in Vijayawada
Type: Caverns/ Caves, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Religious Sites
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Kidwelly, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Place is easy to find and less than 30 mins from vijayawada.the place was very well maintained. The outer facade was impressive and there were statues of elephants and lions which were beautifully carved.There is even a temple on the top floor with a beautiful statue of lord Vishnu. The views from the top were really impressive and u can... More

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Sivakasi, India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Huge reclining Vishnu statue in the caves-few steps to climb only so it was easy to climb the four floors Badly maintained though heritage site-entrance tickets were five rupees only

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Hyderabad, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

dont miss to watch lord vishnu idol in 2nd store . overall nothing great architecture as expected but,overall its nice to see it in vijayawada.20-30min to reach undavalli caves from vijayawada, bus route number 301 will get drop u in front of caves in the way to amaravathi route

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chennai
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

had visited this place some 2 yrs back.compared to our previous visit maintainence has been obviously deteriorating. no guides available even info board was not there..we are still guessing about who were saints represented there as life size statues

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I went here with a friend and his family, It is great for people who like old places, I advise to get a guide as they give you a lot of interesting information. The great historic place was a touch of both buddhism and hinduism....

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Tenali
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

brilliant.arvellous and historic place with Buddhist tradition which we wanted to see for a very long time.....

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bangalore
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

brilliant.we had gone with the family and my cousins and all of us had a thorough good time.....the place was historic with a touch of both buddhism and hinduism....

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I went here with a friend and his family, It is great for people who like old places, I advise to get a guide as they give you a lot of interesting information. The only thing is when I was there they did not have an english speaking guide but luckily I was with locals who could translate for me.

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Vijayawada, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We went on a ride to the caves as a picnic spot. There were only few people who rarely visit it. After an hour of photo session v returned , nothing much to ponder atound.The monkeys cause a huge danger running around the people with any packs or food stuffs, so b care full.

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3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013 via mobile

1.Must see if you are archeologically curious or spiritual seeker or want to spend some noble time with your beloved in a calm atmosphere. 2.Neat maintenance. 3.ideal place for meditation if tourists are not there. 4.take food,water with you.Otherwise you'l have to live on icecream and soda there. 5.good for Spenting 1-2 hour 6.SOME STUPIDS HAVE INSCRIBED THEIR NAME ON... More

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