About Jakhoo Hill

Jakhoo Hill is the highest point of the city. It is covered with the Alpine trees. On the top of the flat hill is the colourful Jakhoo Temple as well as the newly built Hanuman statue. Said to be the favorite escape for the visitors who enjoy calm and peace, you just need to be beware of the criminal minded monkeys who are ready to rob food from the visitors.

Location: In order to reach the hill top, you’ll have to walk for approximately 30 minutes. Thereafter, there is a pleasant route that will direct you to the Jakhoo Hill.

Highlights: The summit of Jakhoo Hill Shimla is some 2,455m and about 200m higher than the central ridge of Shimla. Temple at the Jakhoo Hill is dedicated to the Lord Hanuman who is believed to be the Hindu monkey god. Monkeys clearly rule the Jakhoo hill.

Best Time: Ideal to visit during winter months of November to March. Open Daily!
Newly Added Shimla Experience

Trending in Shimla

Explore All (10)

Shimla Top Attractions

Places To Visit In Shimla

Popular Related Destinations

More Things to do in Shimla

Luxury Deals in Shimla Multi Day Tour in Shimla Private Tours in Shimla Camping in Shimla Homestays in Shimla Adventure in Shimla Nature Camping in Shimla Experiential Tours in Shimla Experiential Stays in Shimla Hilltop Homestays in Shimla Rentals in Shimla Attractions in Shimla Sightseeing in Shimla Day Tours in Shimla Trekking in Shimla Hilltop Camping in Shimla Day Outs in Shimla Jungle Camping in Shimla Honeymoon Tours in Shimla Transfers in Shimla Fun and Family in Shimla Boutique Stays in Shimla Private Departure in Shimla Local Experiences in Shimla Budget Homestays in Shimla Group Departure in Shimla Entire Units in Shimla Walking in Shimla Paragliding in Shimla Zip-lining in Shimla Resorts in Shimla Rappeling in Shimla Water Sports in Shimla Aerial Sports in Shimla Budget Camping in Shimla Private in Shimla Tent Stays in Shimla Weekend Tours in Shimla Skiing in Shimla Rock Climbing in Shimla Nature and Wildlife in Shimla Glamorous Camping in Shimla Jeep Safari in Shimla Rafting in Shimla Go Karting in Shimla Bungee jumping in Shimla Villas in Shimla Romantic in Shimla Aerial Activities in Shimla Luxury in Shimla Wildlife in Shimla Biking in Shimla Outdoors in Shimla Active Adventure in Shimla Cycling in Shimla Difficult Treks in Shimla In City in Shimla Rappelling in Shimla Birding in Shimla Local Living in Shimla Hilltop Stays in Shimla Horse Riding in Shimla Photography in Shimla Boating in Shimla Caving in Shimla Offbeat in Shimla Sports Games in Shimla Fishing in Shimla Zorbing in Shimla Food in Shimla Walking & Biking in Shimla Sports & Games in Shimla Shopping in Shimla