Gawp at the tall statue of Hanuman, and enjoy the incredible views from the top of Shri Bhakta Hanuman Temple. Built and maintained by the Chinmaya Mission, and devoted to Lord Hanuman, legend has it that the great Hindu god once visited the site of the temple. Inside, you can admire the famous 4.8 m (16 ft) tall statue of Hanuman, carved into a striking figure from black granite. Step outside to admire the small surrounding shrines and enjoy sweeping vistas over Kotmale Reservoir Lake. Reward yourself with a traditional Indian meal at the onsite restaurant. A visit to Shri Bhakta Hanuman Temple represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Nuwara Eliya online travel route planner to plot your vacation.
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Shri Bhakta Hanuman Temple Reviews
hindu temple on the way to nuwaraeliya. Bit its not open 24 hours.. morning and evening only. Has many stories about this hindu kovil. Very clam location. Can see kothmale reservoir. Next to the kovil... more »
This one will come across your way on the way from Nuwara to Kandy. The temple has visiting timings as they keep it shut for an hour or so during the lunch time. So, pl check with your guide before pl... more »
Situated in a beautiful environment. A very clean place of worship. The surrounding scenery is breathtaking
Nice Temple. Once you sit down and close your eyes, you will feel a peacefulness inside the temple. very vibrant temple. Next to the temple there is a vegetarian restaurant as well. Foods in the restaurant was amazing. Also they have a nice garden and also a very beautiful l river view..
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