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Nice place

One of the another best place in dhanoulty. Its on the height of 10,000 feet so heighest uper place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mehul M
via mobile
religious plus adventurous

This temple is on the top of the mountains with stairs.The place is full of devotees and therefore... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
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Surkanda Peak, Dhanaulti, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the another best place in dhanoulty. Its on the height of 10,000 feet so heighest uper place here. U can easily go upside by horse riding of 1.5km aprox. Mind blowing seens to be watch. Temple is also unique and we loved to...More

Thank Mehul M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This temple is on the top of the mountains with stairs.The place is full of devotees and therefore is very crowded. The road to the temple often witnesses traffic jams. Its a marvelous 360 degree view of the hills and valleys around.everyone should visit here...More

Thank rajeshh7
Reviewed 31 August 2017

If your fitness level allows do the trek through the jungle and not by the steps.Preferably take a guide from your hotel.Its tough, wear a full sleeve and full pants as there are insects and leeches.

Thank nageshbsn
Reviewed 18 July 2017

It is a tough trek but everyone in my family and friends group climbed it. Unlike other temple walks which are only about religion this one is also very photogenic and adventurous.

Thank vibhat01
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This temple is on the top of the mountains with stairs . We couldnt reach til the temple . But it was beautiful view half way also .

Thank shahrupal
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The temple is accessible after a trek af about 1.5 hour. Though it seemed a difficult task, we could manage to reach the top. The path is designed in the shape of hairpin and it is fully concreted. We, a group of six travel companions...More

Thank santhosh_wilson
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I don't pray, neither do I believe in God. The only thing that probably would attract me to religious places is old and ancient architecture. Unfortunately did not see it in this temple. Also, we had read in some blogs that you get a good...More

Thank Neha2282
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We were expecting just a temple darshan when we planned a trip to danaulti, dehradun but to our surprise the taxi stopped at the main road and we were asked to go to the temple through walk or by horse for dashan as it is...More

1  Thank SenapathiAmbika
Reviewed 9 June 2017

best for trekkers who believe they do not need TONS of water bottles and dry snacks to then litter the place with the empty wrappers. SUCH A BEAUTIFUL TREK. Wonder how this temple was made using this trek route before a delhi family built the...More

Thank Prince71272
Reviewed 6 June 2017

the temple is located in the best possible place atop the mountains. But too many people, both tourists and pilgrims mar the peace and beauty of this place. I would not go again.

Thank Soumen N
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23 June 2017|
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Response from prabahart | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Better would be take the frequent buses to mussorie. at the end of mussorie mall road, from the busstand there are buses available to Dhanaulti.Buses to Tehri and Champa reaches, but the frequency is roughly one per... More
13 April 2017|
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Response from prabahart | Reviewed this property |
Approx 30.But real feel would be 35 and dry. Very dehydrating.Carry a lot of water. But the view from the top and the shrine will blow your heart out. Quite windy and mesmerising.Out of the world feel vibe at the temple can... More
Nitin G
20 January 2017|
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Response from Upendra S | Reviewed this property |
From Dhanaulti you can easily get buses to Kaddukhal, from where one has to start the trek to Surkanda. You can also get shared jeeps from there as both the points- Dhanaulti as well as Kaddukahl are right on the main road... More