UNDAVALLI CAVES

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Location : 8-km From Vijayawada
Houses : Fine Specimens Of Cut-In Architectural & Sculptural Models
Belongs To : 7th Century A.D
Main Attraction : Statue Of Lord Vishnu

The Undavalli caves, in the village of Undavalli, are at a distance of 8-km from Vijayawada and nearly 280-km from Hyderabad . The high hill overlooking the Krishna river hosts fine specimens of cut-in architectural and sculptural models.

Undavalli Caves, Vijayawada, Andhra PradeshThese caves were carved in the 7th Century A.D. This long east oriented multi storied cave with a 5m long reclining statue of Lord Vishnu sculpted from a single block of granite, is one of the best and earliest type here.

Other small examples within the 'Kosthas' and over the flat hills all around (nearly twenty) provide the thrill and joy of discovering carvings on rocks amidst the shrubby contours.

HOW TO GET THERE

Road: Buses and taxis are available from Vijayawada.

WHERE TO STAY

Hotels are available in Vijayawada.









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