Jakhu Ropeway is in the beautiful city of Shimla. And what better way to explore this stunning destination than by taking a ride on the Gondola ropeway? Trust us; it’s a ride you don’t want to miss. Not only does it offer fantastic views of the vintage British-era architecture, but you also get to witness breathtaking panoramas of the surrounding scenery. Plus, it’s a surefire way to avoid the usual human congestion on the roads. We know you hate being stuck in traffic, right?
Did we mention that each ropeway cabin can carry up to six people and is one of the safest ropeways in all of India? Yep, it’s true. So, gather your squad and hop on for an unforgettable experience.
And while you’re at it, make sure to visit the famous Jakhu Temple, located on the highest peak of Shimla. It’s the most ancient temple of Hanuman ji and offers a breathtaking view of the surrounding scenery. Plus, you can have darshan of the 108 feet long statue of Hanuman ji, considered as the world’s tallest statue at the highest altitude of over 8100 feet. Talk about getting high on life!
Oh, and did we mention there’s a theme park for the little ones to play in the temple premises? So, while they have fun, you can sit back and relax in Cafe under Tree, nestled amidst the Deodar forest of Jakhu – the highest peak of Shimla at 2,455 meters.
The ride timings are from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM (i.e., until sunset), and the ticket prices are pocket-friendly. It’s free for children below 3 years of age and costs INR 200 for children between 3-12 years. For adults, the cost of the ticket is INR 250. All these are one-way prices.
So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and head to Shimla for a thrilling adventure that’ll leave you breathless (in a good way, of course). Happy travels!