This complex of cave temples on Elephanta Island, an hour-long ferry ride from Mumbai, were carved in honor of Shiva in the 7th century.

Facts & Stats on Elephanta Caves

Go Historic ID
319684
Names
Elephanta Caves
Location
Dates
7th C
Tags
World Heritage Site#244; since 1987

Visitor & Contact Information

Contact
22/2282-0139

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Elephanta Caves - India