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Nice caves

Evening is a good time to visit the Gandhar Pale Buddhist caves near Mahad..one can climb the steps... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
shek2005
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Mumbai, India
Beautiful caves in Mahad

This cave is around 10 kms away from Mahad ST Depot and easily accessible by ST bus or car or... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2017
govinds659
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Mumbai, India
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Oct 29, 2017
“Nice caves”
Apr 4, 2017
“Beautiful caves in Mahad”
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

Evening is a good time to visit the Gandhar Pale Buddhist caves near Mahad..one can climb the steps fairly easily

Thank shek2005
Reviewed April 4, 2017

This cave is around 10 kms away from Mahad ST Depot and easily accessible by ST bus or car or shared taxi towards Panvel. It is on rocks and you need to climb (stairs are there) to see it. It is good for those who...More

1  Thank govinds659
Reviewed November 2, 2016

It is at a height but one can climb the steps fairly easily. The statues are in not so good condition, but still one can visualize many things. Great view from top. Evening is a good time to visit the caves. Out of a total...More

1  Thank SADA_SHIV2107
Reviewed June 5, 2016

A beautiful place which shows the new styles of homes. Ancient people used to stay in caves. Similar to ajnatha ellora caves

Thank prashant832
Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

Went there for half day trip. Brilliant location, clean and good condition of steps to caves, not much carvings but architecture/ sound design is awesome. Must place to visit near Mahad.

1  Thank Ashutosh_JK
Reviewed December 26, 2015

I will not recomend this place. Road is really bad while comming from Dapoli to this place. I love historical places. but unfortunately no body is there to provide any information or neither a single board with information is available.Must vsit this visit before

Thank sanjaybsaha
Reviewed January 31, 2015

Gandharpale or Pale caves are situated on a hill near Mahad- Konkan across the Mumbai-Goa highway. This is an old merchant route. Apart from serving as a Vihara (a Buddhist monastery), it was probably a resting place for travellers. Situated on the vicinity of the...More

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