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Jakhu Temple

Shimla, India
+91 96000 17031
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Shimla, India
+91 96000 17031

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Reviewed today

This is beautiful place to visit in shimla .Now one can reach this pace through ropeway instead of using stairs ,this is amazing and 108 feet hanuman statue is amazing

Thank Neelam S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our driver brought us here, drops you off at the bottom of the hill and then into a smaller car who takes you to the base of the temple. From here there is a steep walk to get to the temple. There are steps and...More

Thank Sunny P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A peaceful temple with a nice climb up to it. Watch out for the monkeys: it seems some of them have been trained to steal sunglasses from tourists, so you get charged 20 INR to have them retrieved.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a little high on the hills very beautiful temple. cool place it is. feels awesome to go there. i love it

Thank shrutibaig
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this as part of a longer day trip. This was one of the highest points in Shimla so great views despite the trees. The main feature is the massive idol of Lord Hanurman. Don't wear hats or glasses as the monkeys steal them...More

Thank 1948Gooner1948
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Shimla, anyone can see the statue of Bajrangbali (God Hanuman) located at the top of Jakhu hill. The Jakhu temple is situated at the highest point of Shimla. The 108-foot statue of the God Hanuman can see anywhere from Shimla. So many monkeys are...More

Thank Pranay_raja
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing place to be. The drive through the woods to this temple is blissful. On reaching the temple you'll encounter notorious monkeys with human intelligence that steal your stuff and give them back only after you offer then food. You have a...More

Thank Siddhartha S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a place to reach with a local cab or on vehicle with a experienced driver.. The last one km has narrow road with three hairpin bends where you need to reverse your vehicle and then ascend.. Tough route.. It's worthy ride to reach...More

Thank Monu8501
Reviewed 1 week ago

JAKHU temple is essentially Hanuman ji's Temple. The temple has a enormously large idol of Lord Hanuman and it quite interesting to watch the idol. Its good place to visit to have a different kind of experience. Only drawback is that this place is full...More

Thank arti_chemi
Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is 8000 ft above sea level and the highest point in the area. Vehicles have to stop at the last 1/2 mile, but you can get a taxi. For the brave the incline is steep and difficult due to the altitude, so be...More

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31 October 2017|
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Response from Sumanta M | Reviewed this property |
You can without any problem. Just be careful... do not eat anything.
30 October 2017|
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Response from SudiptaChatt | Reviewed this property |
Sidebag would be fine I guess, however recommend not to carry!
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15 October 2017|
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Response from Puneet B | Reviewed this property |
Local people traditionally visit Jakhoo in winter. It is the highest point in Shimla hills so most likely to have snowfall. People who like to see or play in snow go there in Jan-Feb. The walk up is steep but should be... More