Jakhu Temple

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Visited mostly by Hindus


Dedicated to Lord Hanuman, this temple is at an altitude of 8048 feet above sea level, near the highest point of Shimla ridge. It offers a panoramic view over the surrounding valleys, out to the snow-capped peaks, and over the town itself. The temple is a 45-minute walk from the Ridge, one can also hire pony or taxi to visit temple. Jakhu is a vantage point for witnessing the changing skyline as the sun rises or sets.