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Borra Caves

#Cave in Visakhapatnam

The Borra Caves are situated on the East Coast of India, in the Ananthagiri slopes of the Araku Valley (with slope ranges rise differing from 800 m to 1,300 m ) of the Visakhapatnam locale in Andhra Pradesh. The caverns, one of the biggest in the nation, at a height of around 705 m, particularly show an assortment of speleothems extending in estimate and sporadically formed stalactites and stalagmites.

The hollows are fundamentally karstic limestone structures reaching out to a profundity of 80m (considered the most profound collapse India). Amazing bumpy territory, delightful scene, semi-evergreen sodden deciduous timberlands, and wild fauna of the region are a visual devour. This surrender is the greatest in India considering the range it has spread topographically. This you should check whether you are in Araku Valley or in Visakhapatnam. William King the British geologist found this million years of age collapse the year 1807.

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Location:
Visakhapatnam
Andhra Pradesh, India
Best time to visit Visakhapatnam: 
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Ticket / Cost / Expenses
₹40
Time people usually spend here:
2 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
18.2806980°N, 83.0391520°E
Distance from Visakhapatnam city center to Borra Caves
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Thursday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Read traveller's reviews about Borra Caves..

Overall Rating:4.6

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  '5' out of 5
"Borra caves adbuthamaina million years nati guhalu....ee guhalalo enno yrs ga dravalu ghanibavinchadam valla guha pai godalaki poduchuku vachina shapes lo vuntay rocks....sannati darula venta velthu pedda pedda guhala loki velthuntam full dork ga vuntundhi careful ga walking cheyali...prakruthi manaku ichina adbhuthala lo idokati....ikadaki vachenduku train or bus private vechicles vuntay...but train jrny li vachi ee caves chudatam anedhi manchi anubhuthi ga migilipothundhi.....daggarlini katika watter falls kuda chudochu....."
  '4' out of 5
"Good place to visit with ur family and friends. Must try bamboo chicken one of patent dish one should have and taste it. I loved it costly but it's worth really. "
  '5' out of 5
"Superb experience. But carry a torch light with you to experience better. Hire a guide just 100 rupees only. You can explore those rocks better."
  '5' out of 5
"A very cool place. May be the formation after a volcano is exploded"
  '5' out of 5
"I am overwhelmed. Such huge caves that you can tuck a couple of malls in! Lighting needs to be imaginative. Please, please use a guide, for your sake, and theirs"

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