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
Visited en-route to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy. The route to the temple is very scenic with views of the lake and tea plantations. Temple is very well maintained and has a lovely restaurant. Well worth a... more »
This beautiful Hanuman Temple is situated on top of a most scenic mountain. I have been there before too but the property is being developed nicely. They had ample car parking and the temple looked so... 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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