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Jakhu Temple

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Shimla, India
+91 96000 17031
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“tall statue” (41 reviews)
“monkey menace” (32 reviews)
Shimla, India
+91 96000 17031

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very old Hanuman temple..it has very tall Hanuman ideal..beware of the monkeys they pull things from your hand

Thank deepshikha s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit for Lord Hanumana worshippers...only there should be a sealed corridor for visitors to give respite from menacing naughty monkeys

1  Thank viki0786
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seeing the temple and statue from Shimla is quite a sight. We walked there from our accommodation and it was quite a hike! Must be fairly fit to do this as you can imagine it is all up hill. The statue is incredibly large, monkeys...More

Thank luluschu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found jakhu temple the best place to visiti in shimla. The temple is at highest point in shimla. People can reach there via trekking or via cabs or via ropeway. I prefered the trekking way near chuch. There is big Hanuman ji Statue just...More

Thank yagyesh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Jakhoo temple is one of the highest points in Shimla. You’ll need to take a taxi, and be prepared for winding roads, steep roads, and walking up to the temple an incline. Do not wear sunglasses, the monkeys roaming around will grab it. This is...More

Thank TJamal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WHen there is a cable car, you anyway have to take your kids on it, regardless of the price. This ride of few minutes was enjoyable, and the temple is also worth going. Monkeys menace is there but they are not too aggresive, and the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The temple is located in the high altitude of Shimla city. The statue of lord Hanuman was visible from all the corner of the city. However, the presence of the monkeys were disturbing and one should be very careful to his/her personal belongings .

Thank bumba272014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful temple..this is very near to mall road..I want to visit this temple one more time.. Nice one must visit

Thank amitsan0505
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The temple is on the highest peak in Shimla at 8050 feet. In addition to a 108 feet statue of Lord Hanuman, there is also a temple with a history of how the temple came to be. There are a few monkeys in the area...More

Thank esameerjain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Has a huge Hanumanji statue here. It's on the top of a mountain. Has a playground with swings, slides and see saw for kids. Prasad is available inside the temple and also outside. Just beware of the monkeys. DONT HOLD ANYTHING IN YOUR HANDS. No...More

Thank Pragati C
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ashish k
January 12, 2018|
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Response from kulwinderg | Reviewed this property |
Only met department can answer that. Till now there is no snowfall in shimla and around. Snow in march is very unlikely.
Piyush T
December 11, 2017|
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Response from Richard S | Reviewed this property |
Walk! I am 56 and it took 40 mins. Take a stick to wave at the monkeys and don’t wear glasses.
October 31, 2017|
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Response from Sumanta M | Reviewed this property |
You can without any problem. Just be careful... do not eat anything.