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Chand Baori (Step well)

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Jaipur-Agra Road, Abhaneri 303313, India
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All reviews step wells small village agra and jaipur en route narrow steps the main road worth the detour local guide architectural wonder amazing place amazing structure golden triangle next door the dark knight rises visit this place rain water short detour
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Reviewed yesterday

We travelled from Agra to Jaipur and this was one of our stop offs and it was one of te best. This stepwell was built by King Chanda of the Nikumbha Dynasty in the 8th/ 9th Century to conserve water. In moonsoon season the well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank donnison44
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you’re traveling between Agra and Jaipur then this is a must see. Good for a short visit and there’s no entrance fee. Suggest you ignore the guides as you can get enough information about the step week voila google.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 381devinc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is one of those ‘must visit’ places if you are travelling between Jaipur and Agra - it requires just a short diversion, albeit along a toll road. It was built by King Chanda of the Nikumbha Dynasty around 8-900 AD, and is over 13...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank One_of_the_BOFs
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the most well preserved and impressive stepwells in Rajasthan. The four-hour drive from Delhi is worth it, especially since the roads are in excellent condition. The walls of the complex have on display various sculptures, and there are guides available if you are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank TickerEatsTheWorld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do spend some time to drive there, for it offers one of the most authentically Indian view: a construction dating back to the 9th century, huge and beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank vasilyguangzhou
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chand Baori is a stepwell situated in the village of Abhaneri in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Located on the highway between Jaipur and Agra. Chand Baori consists of 3,500 narrow steps over 13 stories. It extends approximately 30 m into the ground making it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank psomrang
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is simply amazing. The well is beautiful, the builder made provision for almost 50 people to get down at the same time. The government is doing its best to keep the place in good shape. It is on Jaipur to Agra road so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rajprasad1
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a very deep stepwell so symmetric that one will be completely hypnotized. Very quiet, serene and not overcrowded. This place is not very popular with the Indian tourists but you can find many foreign tourists from around the globe. We went in the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Trishtina H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am from hyderabad, I landed from jaipur airport to shiv villas hotel and completed hawa mahal, and jal mahal, and not interested in visting ajmer fort because i get bored, so i planned for chand baori. Since no local transport like bus or train...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank vijaynuthi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always imagined the step wells as an exciting structure, which is exciting only if is busy with locals, as it forms a beautiful frame with some colours. As it is, It is just a step well structure, which one can admire Architecturally, and the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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January 14, 2019|
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Response from Longreach747 | Reviewed this property |
fully sealed with Tolls.
December 27, 2018|
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Response from anilsisodia | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. However, I did not notice any signboard near the site saying it remains closed on national holidays.
Chetna K
July 25, 2018|
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Response from anilsisodia | Reviewed this property |
No. You cannot go up and down the steps as there is fencing all around the stepwell.