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#1 of 152 Places To Visit in Bhopal
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Sanchi, Raisen, Madhya Pradesh 464661, India
contact
+91-755-2746827
entry fee
30
per person for Indians
500
per person for foreign tourists
timings
All days of the week
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
visit duration
Around 2 hours

how to reach sanchi stupa

Bhopal is the nearest airport, while Vidisha is the nearest rail head. Bhopal to Sanchi is 46 km by road. Sanchi is situated around 46 km from Bhopal and is easily accessible by the available means of transport.

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about sanchi stupa

India’s oldest stone structure, commissioned into existence by Emperor Ashoka and built over the remains of Buddha in a glorious endeavour to honour them, Sanchi Stupa is a magnificent example of not just Buddhist and Mauryan art and architecture, but also of faith and reverence. While its foundation was overlain by Emperor Ashoka in 3rd century BCE, it was actually his wife, Queen Devi, a native of Sanchi, who eventually oversaw its establishment.



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15 Sanchi Stupa reviews
Hanu Channi-Tiwary
Hanu Channi-Tiwary
Nice
Nov 11 2014
You can visit Sanchi Stupa as a day trip from Bhopal. The journey only takes one hour one way. An important Buddhist site, this has been in the bucket list since a while. On reaching, we saw that the lovely gates were in a dilapidated condition, thou ...... read more
Mrigank Shende
Mrigank Shende
Sanchi Stupa
Jun 29 2014
Sanchi stupa is a good place to visit and is near to bhopal. Sanchi stupa is located in a small hill top and you get a good view from the top. Well maintained and truly, a world heritage site. All age group should visit it
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