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Ancient temple, very well maintained, must visit !!!

Baijnath temple is an ancient temple on the Pathankot Manali highway. We went there enroute to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
functional 800 year old temple

The Shiva temple at Baijnath is a short drive east from Palampur, and a must visit if you are in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“lord shiva”(20 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Pathankot-Chakki-Manali National Highway No. 20, Baijnath, Baijnath Tehsil, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Baijnath temple is an ancient temple on the Pathankot Manali highway. We went there enroute to Dharamsala. It is about 50 kilometres from Dharamshala which is the district headquarters.The very famous ancient temple of Lord Shiva (Baijnath) is situated here giving the town its name....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Shiva temple at Baijnath is a short drive east from Palampur, and a must visit if you are in the area. The complex is surprisingly well maintained, and draws tourists and the pious in equal measure.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A 12th century Shiva temple, Baijnath temple is not only well-designed, it is also well maintained. With beautiful stone carvings of Gods, Goddesses and motifs, the temple has a calm and soothing atmosphere.

Thank Charanjiv S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Baijnath is a temple dedicated to Shiva and estimated to be built around the 12th century by the Kumaon Katyuri kings. It stands on the banks of the Gomti river and the small town of Baijnath has grown around the temple. Enclosed by a wall...More

Thank Samit B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Usually visit the temple when going from Palampur to Manali. Architectue of the temple and scenary around the temple is amazing.

Thank sunil_badyal
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

very old, but well maintained. other plus point. beautiful sunset .. I was not able to stop myself clicking again and again .. and again. Guide was not available to state the history but still you can find what it is all about. Awesome view...More

Thank tusharkhandelwal
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This is one of the prominent temples in Himachal Pradesh located on NH 20. It is around 17 KM from Palampur and 50 KM from Dharamsala. We had visited this temple during our journey to Dharamsala from Mandi. This is around 800 years old temple...More

Thank cskarri
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Its a beautiful temple very close to Baijnath bus stand.. dedicated to lord shiva and it is one of the oldest Shiva Temples in Himachal state dating to some more than 800 years back We visited it during our halt at Baijnath bus stand while...More

Thank Vipul556
Reviewed 8 May 2018

This is a prominent and famous temple in himachal pradesh.. Dedicated to lord Shiva, it is visited by a large number of tourists... Very old and has great heritage... Must visit

Thank Vikas G
Reviewed 5 May 2018

This is not a relic, but an active temple, with a dramatic Himalayan mountain backdrop and wonderful stone carvings. A must-see on your visit to the Kangra Valley in Himachal Pradesh

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Alok k
13 December 2017|
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Response from AKTHAKUR | Reviewed this property |
let me clarify first that baidyanath shiva temple is in deoghar,jharkhand, patna to baidyanath takes 6hrs by road and 5.30 hrs by train.there are about 35 to 40 trains from patna baijnath shiva temple is in himachal... More
7 October 2017|
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Response from Maggie L | Reviewed this property |
It takes 2 to 2.5 hours by bus from Dharamsala to Baijinath. To visit the temple and nearby it takes about one hour.
Piyush T
8 August 2016|
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Response from Anupam18 | Reviewed this property |
It is about 30-40 minutes one side. The road is good