Jakhu Temple is an ancient temple that is situated on the Jakhu hills. As its the highest point in Shimla, there are thousands of devotees visiting the place in every season. The Jakhu temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman and it offers a divine intervention and feels to it. The best part about the temple is the world's largest Hanuman statue that again attracts a lot of visits to the site. The statue stands tall at the height of over 8000 feet, which is the highest one in the world.The temple is located amidst the beautiful deodar trees and that surely makes the place look breathtaking. As it is just 2 km away from the main Shimla, there are lots of tourists who also trek to the temple to seek the blessings of Lord Hanuman. According to the ancient history, the temple is built on the same spot where Lord Hanuman had stopped to take some rest before he resumed his search for the Sanjeevani Booti to revive Lord Lakshman.It is also believed that the temple is built around the footsteps of Lord Hanuman which makes the place even more pious. When you visit the place, you can also enjoy the scenic view of the place through a ropeway cable car. As the Jakhu temple is situated at the highest peak of Shimla, the sunrise and sunset from the place look surreal. Visit the temple for its natural beauty.