Places To Visit In Bhimbetka

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Here are the top 4 tourist attractions to see in Bhimbetka:

1. The Rock Caves

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Bhimbetka is a world heritage site and houses one of the oldest cave paintings in the world. Just as you will enter the caves, you will find a small illustration showing how early age man used to draw paintings.

2. Hoshangabad

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from city center
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Executed mainly in red and white with the occasional use of green and yellow, with themes taken from the every day events of ages back, the scenes usually depict hunting, dancing, music, horse and elephant riders, animals fighting, honey collection, decoration of bodies, disguises, masking and household scenes on the walls. Animals such as bisons, tigers, lions, wild boars, elephants, antelopes, dogs, lizards, crocodiles, and many more have been abundantly depicted in some caves. Popular religious and ritual symbols also occur frequently.

3. Bhojpur

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from city center
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places to visit in Bhimbetka

Executed mainly in red and white with the occasional use of green and yellow, with themes taken from the every day events of ages back, the scenes usually depict hunting, dancing, music, horse and elephant riders, animals fighting, honey collection, decoration of bodies, disguises, masking and household scenes on the walls. Animals such as bisons, tigers, lions, wild boars, elephants, antelopes, dogs, lizards, crocodiles, and many more have been abundantly depicted in some caves. Popular religious and ritual symbols also occur frequently.

4. Bhopal

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from city center
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places to visit in Bhimbetka

Bhopal is known as the City of Lakes and has a picturesque view to die for. Just 45 km away from Bhimbetka, Bhopal is a sprawling city with the right blend of culture, heritage and modern life.

FAQs on Bhimbetka

Can you suggest an itinerary for Bhimbetka?

Booking a cab for a day would be the best way to visit Bhimbetka. If you are staying in Bhopal, leave from your hotel, and go to Bhojpur Temple early morning. After visiting the temple you can have breakfast at Highway Treat (it will come on the way from Bhojpur to Bhimbetka) and then go to Bhimbetka. It will take approximately 1-2 hours to visit the caves and rock shelters. After visiting the caves you can go back to Bhopal and go for shopping in New Market or City Area.

How can I commute within Bhimbetka?

Although auto and buses are available , it would be preferable to book a cab for the day.
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How much does a package cost for Bhimbetka?

The packages for Bhimbetka start at INR 9000 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here
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