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Address: Nashik, India
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Nice place to go, easily approachable from nashik better you go by your personal vehicle or hire it from nashik

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
shankystud19
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sita Gupha (Cave) is one of the attractions for tourists visiting Panchavadi. Its location is about 2-3 kms from main nashik city. In History it is said that this was the living and worshiping place of goddess sita. Ravan is said to have kidnapped Sita from this cave. Entry to the cave is quite tricky and slippery so people are... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to go, easily approachable from nashik better you go by your personal vehicle or hire it from nashik

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Duaring Vanvasa of Shree Ram and Seeta, Seeta used this house for staying. It is nearer to city around this many places to see.

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Thank Vinayu9
India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sita Gumpha is one of the most attractive tourist place in Panchavadi, 3 to 4 Kms from Nashik. It is said that this was the place where Sita, wife of Lord Rama used to worship Lord Shiva during her exile. It is also believed that Ravana had kidnapped Sita from this cave.This is a very narrow cave that people have... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

It is located in panchvati. There are large 5 trees located around the temple. Mostly crowded. There is a gufa which is narrow and one needs to stand and sit manay times. Not much long cave. Can be easily done by young people. Old aged people can avoid the same . Must visit as it as old history linked to... More 

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Thank Rutvi14
Pune, India
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

A small cave which has been modified a lot to loose its originality. Small children and older people can no way enter. Can be skipped if on a tight schedule.

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Thank unmishra2016
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

It has ancient history attached as it is believed Sita stayed inside this cave hideout. A very narrow opening making entry possible only by crawling & the beauty is it is slopy. It makes one's breath intense by the time they come out of the thinly ventilated cave after Darshan.

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Thank RAVIKUMAR M
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This is off beat place in the city of nashik. A must visit place. Was not expecting this place to be that good. Must see place for sure. Plz do not miss this.

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Thank Roshan A
New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Its worth to visit the Gumpha, but I wont recommend it to older people who face problems related to back and joints since it a gumpha you have to bend down and sit stand a lot, but for people who can do it its a must go.

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Thank VikramKrishan
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Nashik is one of the pilgrimage in India. Lord Ram and his beloved wife Sita along with brother Lakshman used to live in the area of Panchavati in Nashik. Sita gumpha is the place where Sita used to live and the place where kidnapping of Sita took place by Ravan. Here you can find 5 dense banyan trees. Because of... More 

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