Various caves in Gajnui ChambaHere in this article we are talking about the various caves in Gajnui in Chamba district. These caves are basically 15 km from the Chamba on the Jot road. These caves were found in during the 19th century and it is believed that it was during the time of Mahabharata. Basically in this article we are talking about the origin and the history of these caves and how to reach these caves, and for more information about these caves then you have to read the article which is given below.
Origin and history of Caves
These caves were firstly found in the 19th century by the forest department of the Chamba. Some of the officers are wondering in this area and they found these caves. There are two caves are found. The first cave is situated on the above of the road side, it is about 200 meter from the road on the mountain and it is about 500 meter long and there is no light are present and there is no security is present so you have to go on your own risk. And when this cave was firstly found then are so many things are found and so many dead bodies are found inside these caves, so very few people visit these caves every year. The 2nd cave is about 500 back from this cave which is situated below the road and it is about 300 meter below from the road, this cave is about 10 meter long, around this cave there are so many big stones are present and it is totally covered with stone. In the beginning of this cave there is big stone on the top of this stone there is a small hole is made and if put your hand continuously on this hole then it will make a sound like an instrument, round this cave there so many tree are present so be careful when visiting this place, and it is believed that in the ancient time the Pandava's lives in these caves for few days.
How to reach these caves
These caves are situated about 15 km from the Chamba on the Jot road, you can reach this place by bus or taxi, for this place there are so many buses are available from the Chamba's local bus stand and take one guide from the nearby village Gajnui he will tell you the way and in the evening you have to come back to chamba because there is no living facility are present or you have to go to Khajjiiar which is about 7 km from these caves, in this place there are so many hotels and restaurant are present for the staying. The best season to visit this place in the summer because that time days are big and you can enjoy more and be careful when you are going to these caves and don't go alone to these caves.