May 26, 2024 2 min read

Why Hanuman Garhi Should Be on Your Nainital Itinerary. It is a must visit for devotees of Lord Hanuman. 

  • Tribute to the Monkey God: Hanuman Garhi, built in the 1950s by Neem Karoli Baba, is a renowned temple for devotees of Lord Hanuman. The inner sanctum houses a captivating idol of Hanuman with his chest open, revealing Lord Rama and Sita within.

  • Unparalleled Views: Perched at an altitude of 6401 feet, Hanuman Garhi boasts breathtaking sunrises and sunsets. Witness the majestic Himalayan range bathed in the golden light of dawn or dusk - a sight that will leave you speechless.

  • Spiritual Significance: The temple is closely associated with Neem Karoli Baba, a revered saint. Many devotees visit to seek blessings and experience the serenity that permeates the المكان (makan - place) 

  • Escape the Crowds: If you're looking for a respite from the hustle and bustle of Nainital's main attractions, Hanuman Garhi offers a tranquil escape.

Planning Your Visit to Hanuman Garhi (Latest Travel Tips for May & June 2024):

Nainital can get crowded, especially during peak season. To avoid traffic jams and potential entry bans due to new regulations (be sure to check for the latest updates!), consider staying atHotel North Woods. This haven is located 30 minutes before Nainital on the Nainital highway, offering a comfortable stay and convenient access to Hanuman Garhi.

Pro Tip: For a truly special experience, plan your visit to coincide with aarti (prayer ceremony) at Hanuman Garhi. The rhythmic chanting and devotional atmosphere create a truly soul-stirring experience.

Hotel North Woods: Your Perfect Base for Exploring Nainital

Looking for a budget-friendly stay with easy access to Hanuman Garhi?

Look no further than Hotel North Woods! We currently offeringupto 40% discount for travelers visiting the Neem Karoli Baba Mandir. With its comfortable accommodations, stunning views, and proximity to Hanuman Garhi, Hotel North Woods is the ideal place to unwind and explore the beauty of Nainital.

So, pack your bags, book your stay at Hotel North Woods, and embark on a spiritual journey to the serene heights of Hanuman Garhi!