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Jakhu Temple

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Jakhu Temple

Famous Temple of Monkeys on the top of the city, where you can see many monkeys around and enjoy the gardens..

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 September 2016
Sao Vicente, SP

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Sao Vicente, SP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Famous Temple of Monkeys on the top of the city, where you can see many monkeys around and enjoy the gardens..

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Amritsar, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

A temple of hanuman located at very beautiful location. Even if you are not religious you may go for the view.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

It's a very ancient temple dedicated to Hindu god Hanuman. Very peaceful and divine place . It is on hill top with big statue of 108 feels .

Thank ManishP78
Patiala, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

You feel like you have come very close to Hanuman ji and Ramayana. Temple's history is divine. Also, the fear of monkeys around keeps it adventurous. Rs.20/- taxi fare per side from RITZ.

Thank rishav b
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Best place i have visited in life... Its too high so carry food and water with you. Monkeys on the way but they wont harm you just say name hanumaan ji ki jai ho... Its cold up there so have a jacket for yourself... Food is ok ok up so dont rely on them as its costly too... maggie and... More 

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New Delhi, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

With due regards to everyone, the place is in a mess due to monkeys. U cant even close ur eyes & pray for 2 mts bcoz monkey's will be pouncing to snatch all u have in ur pockets. I saw a lady loose her specs since monkey snatched it away & the only way it will give it back by... More 

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Kolkata, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

A must visit Temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman. Very peaceful temple, and a very large idol of Hanumanji is placed.

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Chandigarh, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Jakhu Temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Hanuman, a Hindu diety. Situated east of the Ridge it offers a panoramic view of the Shivalik Mountain Ranges and town of Sanjauli. The climb is steep from the Ridge, but worth a try, take the path from behind the church. Taxis and ponies are also available, but we decided to walk,... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

To see this temple u must climb up or take car up but I suggest to walk, but aware about monkey dont take anything handy specialy take off ur sunglass, enjoy small trek n veiw,

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Be careful as too many monkeys as always at Hanuman temple .. The statue is huge & the view from this highest point in shimla is worth going

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