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Bhimashankar Temple

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Bhimashankar, India
+91 94037 26339
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Auspicious temple ill maintained

We went with our parents to visit Bhima shankar, route was fine but it started to rain unexpectedly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sushmita G
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Good place for devotional people.

I have been there on 25/12/2017, a long weekend of Chrismas. We have visited from Pune by our car... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shivam P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with our parents to visit Bhima shankar, route was fine but it started to rain unexpectedly and due to fog and being first day of saawan which we didn't know there was lot of crowd and vehicles were not allowed to go beyond...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been there on 25/12/2017, a long weekend of Chrismas. We have visited from Pune by our car with friends. There are 2 ways to reach , one is "Pune -> RajGuruNagar -> BheemaShankar" and second is "Pune -> Rajgurunagar -> Manchar -> Bheemashankar"....More

Thank Shivam P
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the jyotirlinga in india. Two routes you can take:-1 From Nashiq; Driver may take approximately 4000 rupees to and fro trip. 2. From Pune:- Our Driver took 2500 including all toll and environment tax etc. We took Indica without AC. Thats why the...More

1  Thank Early_Vacationer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice temple with easy access for darshan. They remove the kavach for darshan of the shiva lingam from 12-1230 so try to reach the temple by 1130 so that one can have great darshan. The approach roads are bad (apprx 15kms) so be prepared...More

Thank Anand S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in close proximity to Mumbai and Pune, Bhimashankar is a famous temple town. Considered to be one among the twelve Jyotilinga shrines of the worldly Lord Shiva, the town is located in Bhorgiri village. The Sahyadri range of mountains houses this town, making for...More

1  Thank baludom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Bhimashankar temple recently with my friends. Really enjoyed the journey from Pune. Temple is well managed.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the temple in the evening. The whole road was foggy. You have to climb down about 200 steps to see the jyotirlinga. We can touch the linga only before noon. Nearby there are small temples dedicated to other Gods. Lots of shops on...More

2  Thank Krishnaveni S
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We went from Mumbai. The Temple is closer to Pune than Mumbai and should preferably be accessed from Pune. The approach road is bad in patches. Do not take the route shown by Google maps - it will land you up in deep trouble -...More

9  Thank Rajiv T
Reviewed 22 November 2017

It is nearer from Pune, by road you can reach. some of the places the road is bad, but manageable. some good resort hotels are there for food. the food was good. To reach the temple we need to climb down the steps and rush...More

1  Thank Padmanabhangagan
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is a very sacred temple as it is one of the jyotirlinga temples. The temple is located on hill with very green surroundings. the temple was peaceful & we had a very good pooja & darshan. There are priests inside the temple who will...More

1  Thank sheeja c
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13 January 2018|
Response from Avanish D | Reviewed this property |
We went to Bhimashankar from Pune. Distance is 110Km by Road, took around 3 hours. Best to go early morning and return before evening as the route is not very populated. Not sure about Harihareshwar though as I have not... More
7 January 2018|
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Response from ArvindYerram | Reviewed this property |
Bhimshankar being a hilly region will be cold and windy. It will be dark by evening itself. It rains almost daily. There are no proper facilities to stay. Plan to visit early and leave early. Carry warm clothes with you and... More