Jakhu Temple is perched on the Jakhu hilltop, at an elevation of 8048 ft above sea level and, it offers panoramic views of the snowy peaks, valleys and the Shimla town. This religious centre is located near the Ridge and is devoted to Lord Hanuman. Tourists can enjoy breathtaking views of the sunrises and sunsets from this site.
This temple complex is a dwelling place of various monkeys. Various trekking and mountaineering activities are organised by the government to this hill. The Trekking route is surrounded by captivating pine forests. Visitors can also hire ponies to reach the temple. Various shops located at the base of the Jakhu Hill offer walking sticks to trekkers.