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Shankaracharya Hill

Srinagar, India
+91 98580 38755
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Srinagar, India
+91 98580 38755
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This a small hill in Srinagar, u have to climb too many stairs to reach the top. There is a temple of Guru Shankaracharya on the top. From there yuo can enjoy the view of entire srinagar, including Dal lake.

Thank reshma r
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was located close to my hotel so I went there . The temple is located on the top of the hill and the the approach is good

Thank sushil m
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Climb is worth the view , climb to be one with god & shiva . holy place , i have climbed here atleast 10 times . Praise god for this oasis of calm in Srinagar . Need to take a cab up the hill...More

Thank Hotwheels78
Reviewed 1 week ago

One really gets the energy to climb the 250 appx stairs to visit the Shankaracharya Hill to get the holy Darshan of the temple. The experience is very fulfilling. We had excellent Darshan and a lovely experience going up the hill.

Thank ajay k
Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is situated on top a hill as the name suggests. There is a CRPF check post just at the entry point of the hill, where we have to disembark from the car and consent to a frisking, and they will look inside your...More

Thank Chandni_shenoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My God, This place has peace all over it. First the climb to the hilltop in the car, then a ten minute climb of the stairs, there you go.. The most wonderful place in the whole of Srinagar is this temple, and now we understand...More

Thank Harsh K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view was very nice and it was quite interesting for sure more entertaining than visiting over hyped gardens

Thank Kuba P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well, for a trekker, it's a heaven. It has a great view of the Srinagar city. Right from the start of the trek, you'll start enjoying the view. However if you start from the top, you'll need to take the permission from the army which...More

Thank Shehroz A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Going up the Shankaracharya hill and looking around Srinagar is a must for everyone who visits Srinagar

Thank bloretravelbug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a beautiful temple. Must visit. Security intact. One can see 360 Degree view of Srinagar from this temple.

Thank Kamal D
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16 October 2016|
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Response from Birthday554 | Reviewed this property |
I would say September to December is good . Things are bad now . Avoid till curfews are lifted . For transport you have to hire a car depending on the number of people you are on a daily basis . It costs around 2000 a day... More
Pankaj P
29 August 2016|
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Response from Biprun S | Reviewed this property |
Just came back from the City. It is absolutely not safe right now. I would say not this year atleast. City has been under curfew from last 80 days and nothing is operating at all.
6 May 2016|
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Response from spgoyalmnit | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is not there. But security check is there at the entrance by Army. No need to worry about it. But be aware from Pujari..He seems to greedy to me. He immediately remove the small bucks from thali to show other... More