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2 Caves to explore in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand

It is often referred to as the "Devabhumi" (Land of the Gods) due to numerous Hindu temples and pilgrimage centres found throughout the state. Uttarakhand is known for the natural environment of the Himalayas.

Patal Bhuvaneshwar Cave Temple
Patal Bhuvaneshwar Cave TemplePatal Bhuvaneshwar Rd, Patal Bhuvaneshwar, Uttarakhand 262522, India

Patal bhuvaneswar is a limestone cave temple 14 km from Gangolihat in the Pithoragarh district . Limestone rock formations have created various spectacular stalactite and stalagmite figures of various hues and forms. This cave has a narrow tunnel-like opening which leads to a number of caves. The cave is fully electrically illuminated. Built by the flow of water, Patal Bhuvaneshwar is not just one cave, rather a series of caves within caves.

Robber's Cave
Robber's CaveGucchupani, Malsi, Dehradun, Uttarakhand 248003, India

Robbers cave located near Sahasradhara (thousand fold spring), is a river cave formation in Himalaya. The cave is about 600 meters long, divided into two main parts. The cave has the highest fall of about 10 meters. In the central part, there is a fort wall structure which is now broken. It consists of an extremely narrow gorge formed in a conglomerate limestone area on Doon Valley's Dehra plateau.

Map of Caves to explore in Uttarakhand