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Datta Dr. At Orangefield Rd., Carapichaima, Trinidad, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

The Temple in the sea and the Monkey God statue are a must visit and both demonstrate the historic importance the East Indian community have with my favourite Caribbean island.

Thank Maudestan
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Very welcoming, clean, and quite. People were very friendly, Treats were delicious but expensive. Store had nice things inside.

1  Thank Shanti R
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Peaceful and uplifting with the only 85 feet Hanoman Murthi in the Caribbean. Make sure to walk around the Murthi or Statue and obtain that special blessing of Lord Hanooman.

3  Thank Rasheed M
Reviewed 7 May 2018

A very soothing and peaceful place. A great destination for tourists and locals alike. Journey to the magnificent Murti and temple.

1  Thank Spectrumv
Reviewed 5 April 2018

After visiting the temple in the sea, we came to this temple. We did not enter, because I was wearing shorts and they can't allow that. I respect that and was happy with taking some pictures from the outside. The statue is what really intrigued...More

1  Thank MeInTheClouds
Reviewed 14 February 2018

The architecture done on this place is truly astounding. The Hanuman murti (statue) is as well.The main hall can be rented for weddings and Hindu prayers. Please do not touch the building or its artifacts if you have consumed alcohol or non vegetarian food as...More

1  Thank Varuna V
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The temple complex has a majestic 85-foot tall murti (effigy) of the Hindu god, Lord Hanuman, apparently the largest Hanuman murti outside India. A fascinating piece of India in Trinidad. Well worth a short visit.

2  Thank Kent_Kipper
Reviewed 4 December 2017

On October 18th, after receiving some real good news, I wanted to thank Hanuman for his benevolence in making me tide over some real crisis. I was staying at Thanna's BB, Port of Spain and I asked the driver Kern to take me to the...More

2  Thank raash
Reviewed 7 November 2017

If you are a Hindu or like Hinduism then this is a place to visit. It is so calm and peaceful. It feels like you are in a different world. The Hanuman statute is breathtaking as it is so very tall. Great for peace and...More

2  Thank slk2037
Reviewed 30 October 2017

even though it has been raining cats and dogs all the statues are super clean. you are free to walk where you please and adore the magnificent art and culture. witness one of the largest Hanumans in the world

Thank veesha
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Devgovindjee
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About 35 minutes. The first 25 via highway. Then local roads.
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