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A Hanuman Temple On Shimla's Highest Peak Offering Panoramic Views Of The City - Jakhoo Hills


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With its massive array of temples, Shimla is definitely an attraction for the religious souls and the Jakhoo Temple tops them all!

Located at an altitude of about 2500m above sea level, this magnificent temple is a sight to behold surrounded by numerous alpine & oak trees and nestled in between is an enormous statue of Lord Hanuman which is 108 ft. in height. 

The temple has beautiful paintings and statues of Lord Rama and Lord Hanuman and you can often sight innumerable monkeys leaping and squealing around the place.

In addition to the religious offerings, it also acts as of the best trekking experiences though you can also use the following modes of getting there - a pony/horse or taxi. 

So gear up for a fun-filled and adventurous journey through the mysterious mountains!