Hanuman Garhi Nainital

Hanuman Garhi Nainital (Timings, History, Entry Fee, Images, Aarti, Location & Phone)

Hanuman Garhi Nainital Entry Fee

  • No Entry Fee

Hanuman Garhi Nainital Phone

09027 155578

Hanuman Garhi Nainital Address: Haldwani Road, Nainital, Uttarakhand, 263002, India

Hanuman Garhi Nainital Timings

DayTiming
Monday5:00 am – 12:00 pm 
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesday5:00 am – 12:00 pm 
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wedesday5:00 am – 12:00 pm 
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday5:00 am – 12:00 pm 
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Friday5:00 am – 12:00 pm 
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday5:00 am – 12:00 pm 
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunday5:00 am – 12:00 pm 
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Located at a height of 6,401 feet above sea level is the Hanuman Garhi temple, which is a famous Hindu temple near Mall road, Nainital. The temple is about 3.5 km from the Tallital Mall Road which is well connected by road.

The temple holds great mythological significance as it was built by Neem Karoli Baba who was a famous saint during the 1950s. The temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman who is believed to be the epitome of strength, loyalty and dedication. Lord Hanuman devoted his entire life in the service of his mentor and idol, Lord Rama. The temple has a huge statue of Lord Hanuman who is believed to be protecting and guarding the area and locals. A golden umbrella is also installed overhead the statue.

The inner shrine contains an idol of Lord Hanuman opening his chest and showing images of Lord Rama and Goddess Sita in his heart. Lord Hanuman, also known as Maruti Nandan, is the son of Lord Pawan (Air) and Anjani Mata. In the temple, there are shrines of Lord Shiva and Lord Rama also.

The temple is located strategically on a hill from where you have an excellent view of the Sunrise and Sunset. You can also have an excellent view of the Tarai Valley from the temple. Within the complex, on the other side of the hill, are the shrines of Shitala Mata and Ashram of Lila Sah Bapu.

Celebrations at Hanuman Garhi Temple Nainital

The temple remains decorated at almost at all times of the year. A special decoration and a small fair is organised during Ram Navami and Navratri at the temple. On every Tuesday and Saturday of the week, the locals flock in and take blessings of the Lord.

Entry Fee and Timings at Hanuman Garhi Temple Nainital

There is no entry fee for visiting the temple.

You can visit the temple on all days of the week from 5:00 am to 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Things to do at and around Hanuman Garhi Temple Nainital

The temple is well-positioned keeping in mind the tourist aspect of the place. It is located quite close to all the popular sightseeing places in Nainital. Enjoy the great view of the Tarai Valley and be a part of the morning Aarti with a view to sunrise.

Take an early morning walk from your hotel to the temple around the Naini Lake and Mall Road which is just 3.5 km away.

Get amazed at the excellent coexistence between man and nature at the Eco Cave Gardens, just 5.7 km away. Witness the natural habitat of Kumaon wildlife.

Boat at the Naini Lake and get yourself clicked amidst the shimmering calm waters, just 3.2 km away.

Experience the magnificence of the Great Himalayas at Snow View Point, 5.4 km away and Naini Peak, 12.6 km away. If you are traveling during winters, you may experience the snowfall. The aerial ropeway leads to the Snow View Point which is an amazing experience to live.

Take blessings of the local Goddess Naini Devi at the Naina Devi temple, just 4.2 km away.

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How to Reach Hanuman Garhi Temple Nainital

The temple is well connected by road from the Tallital Mall Road, just 3.5 km away. You can walk to the temple or hire an auto-rickshaw or taxi or cycle rickshaw to the temple.

Roadways– If you are traveling by road to Nainital, Tallital Bus stand is the nearest one, just 4 km away from the temple. The Tallital bus stand is 295 km away from the ISBT, Delhi and 358 km away from Agra Idgah Bus stand.

Railways– Kathgodam is the nearest railway station if you are traveling by train which is about 32.7 km away. From the railway station, you can hire a private taxi cab or luxury bus to reach the Mall Road or Hanuman Garhi temple.

Airways– If you are traveling by air, Pantnagar Airport is the nearest one about 67 km away. You can hire a taxi cab from the airport and travel via NH 109 to reach the Hanuman Garhi temple.

Best Time to visit Hanuman Garhi Temple Nainital

Nainital is a pleasant place to be at. You can visit anytime during the year. Winters can be quite cold here and there are chances of snowfall during November, December and January. Summers are pleasant here and are also the peak season for tourist visits.

Check with the weather department if you plan to visit during monsoon.

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