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Bhimashankar Temple

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Address: Bhimashankar, India
Phone Number: 9403726339
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Jyotirlinga darshan - you have to walk for around 230 steps

I took my mom who is 65 yrs old to the temple. I had a bit of anxiety whether she will be able to walk to the temple. To my relief, the steps are not continuous. You have to... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took my mom who is 65 yrs old to the temple. I had a bit of anxiety whether she will be able to walk to the temple. To my relief, the steps are not continuous. You have to walk for few steps and then climb-down 3 or 4 steps. This did not tire us at all. There are approximately... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a spiritual yet amazing place! We went there on bike and it was just unforgettable experience for us. There is lush greenery everywhere and you will just love to explore more.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Though the time taken from pune is nearly 3 hours in a winding hill route, darshan of siva helps you forget everything . 250 steps downhill walk, we can touch linga, Monkeys don't allow you to carry any food items U get corn and few eateries serving roti etc

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of grand religious importance. One of the jyotirling of India. But apart from religious devotion one thing I felt that we Indians doesn't properly know the management of our heritage. Perhaps we have in abundance that's why. Thus place is wonderful but no proper connectivity, publicity, stay place, food, wash room for the visitors have been managed by the local... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bhimashankar temple is of historic importance as it is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas. We started riding from Pune at around 6.45 AM and reached there at around 10 AM. We took Chakan-Rajgurunagar-Chas route while going and Ghodegaon-Manchar-Rajgurunagar-Chakan route while returning. The latter route is around 20KM longer, but we took it for exploration purpose. Both the routes are good... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very satisfying darshan. About 250 steps but not steep so even elders can visit taking breaks , plenty of opportunities to take breaks and sitting. But appalling condition of roads. It is very unfortunate to see such poor roads to a jyotirling.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Bhimashankar temple with my family on first day of year, from Panchawati yatri hotel Nashik by my car with local driver and it take @ four and half hrs. Take Manchar route instead of Google map short route. When we entered in temple at @11:15 queue was short and after darshan we found it very long. Ghat Road... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I travelled to Bhimashankar temple with my family, from Pune. As the temple happen to have great religious value, being one of the 18 jyotirlingas, the trip demand came more from my parents. The journey was good for most of the part, barring some patches where the road lad with potholes. Once you reach the temple, you will yourself feel... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Along with the divinity of the jyotirlinga, the place has adventures too nearby. A must visit with friends and family. We planned a trip from Pune to Bhimashankar via Manchar. We started around 7.45AM from Pune and took a breakfast break after Rajguru Nagar at a Dhabha. The journey was pleasant and roads were good till Manchar. After Manchar ,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

one of d Jyothirlinga Temple of Lord Shiva Present Near shirdi 4 hours far from it ,Perfectly suitable for a Day trip, Experienced Drivers are more advantage as it consists of Ghat road , perfect nature loving place, Fog and rain 4r almost 8 months of a year ideal time for visiting is summer

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