Gupt Mahadev Cave Temple
#12 of 20 Places to Visit in Pachmarhi
Distance (From Pachmarhi Bus Station): 13 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour
Place Location: Near Bada Mahadev Cave
Transportation Options: + Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: For people who are interested in sightseeing around Pachmarhi, the guests are required to take a day visit permit from Bison Lodge Museum. Moreover, the tourists also need to travel by local jeeps as cars brought from outside cannot be used at this place.
At a distance of 13 km from Pachmarhi Bus Station, Gupt Mahadev is another cave temple located in Mahadeo Hills of Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh. Situated near Bada Mahadev Cave, it is one of the ancient cave temples in Pachmarhi, and among the top attractions of Pachmarhi.
Gupt Mahadev is a 40 feet long cave dedicated to Lord Shiva. Snuggled cozily amidst the Mahadeo Hills, this temple houses a Shivalinga, and Lord Ganesha. With a Lord Hanuman Statue at the entrance, the path is narrow and meandering where only 7 to 8 people can get inside at a time. One has to literally squeeze or move sideways to go inside. The place is quite an interesting and mysterious spot near Pachmarhi where spirituality meets adventure.
Timings: 6 AM - 6 PM