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Well worth a visit

Really interesting caves and carvings. The views at dusk over to the temples and lake are stunning... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CN86
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Jersey, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Badami caves are amazing. They are well maintained and clean. There is around 30rs charges for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shruti D
via mobile
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| Badami, Badami, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really interesting caves and carvings. The views at dusk over to the temples and lake are stunning. Well worth visiting as part of a Deccan Plateau tour.

Thank CN86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Badami caves are amazing. They are well maintained and clean. There is around 30rs charges for entry.

Thank Shruti D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are 4 cave temples, numbered 1 to 4. Cave 1 is dedicated to Shiva; Cave 2, 3 to Vishnu, Cave 4 is a Jain shrine. Cave 3 is the largest and Cave 4 is the smallest. One gets to witness the earliest form of...More

Thank Sarayu K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing views and beautiful caves and carvings. Although not suitable for people with mobility problems.

Thank Jules1361
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a vast array of caves like Ellora or Ajanta, but still interesting to see the cave temples in this area. Easy access to the caves with ornate carvings sculptured out of the red rock cliff face.

Thank justdriftingglobally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice place to visit even with the family there are nice Caves inside Rocky Mountain. Despite of being Heritage site the area around the caves and the approach road was very dirty.

Thank Sandy764
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You need to be relatively fit to visit the temples as they are on a hill and each one is set higher than the other meaning there are lots of steps between each one. The carvings are exceptionally good and from top are great views...More

Thank simply-peregrinating
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Badami caves I visited last year. This time solo trip and wanted to have a different experience. Just seat next to Bhootnath temple and watching Sunset alongside monkey. Did bit trekking not took the road to reach the temple complex instead just walk along side...More

Thank Sinjini01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Badami caves are bound to remind you about Ellora caves. The approach is through narrow, congested roads and you have to climb uphill to reach the caves. Once you have reached the caves , you will be spellbound by the expertise of the crafsmen...More

Thank JoydeepN
Reviewed 10 November 2017

there are four caves. each one is unique and picturesque. view from top is best of town badami, lake and temples arround.

Thank Sachin C
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geotrivia121
6 August 2017|
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Response from ThirumalPatil | Reviewed this property |
Mahakoot & Banasankari can also be visited.
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tulasri
24 March 2017|
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Response from Nilanjan | Reviewed this property |
Best route would be Hyderabad-Mahabubnagar-Raichur-Lingsugur-Badami (430 kms/8.5 hrs by car)
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tulasri
24 March 2017|
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Response from Sandra D | Reviewed this property |
I agree , road is the best and then you can see some other wonders
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