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Sarahan

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Bhima Kali Temple, Sarahan
View over Sarahan

Sarahan is a fairly remote mountain village in Kinnaur Valley, about 7km above the Satluj River.

Get in[edit]

There are a few direct buses to/from Shimla but it's more practical to take any of the frequent buses between Shimla and Reckong Peo and get out in Jeori on the main road (NH 22). Jeori is connected with Sarahan by frequent local buses, taking 1 hr, cost 15 Rs.

Get around[edit]

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  • Bhima Kali Temple. This umesh 800 year old temple is the center of the village, and it's possible to stay in the temple guesthouse. At one point in time human sacrifices took place here, though thankfully, no longer. Free.  edit

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Eat[edit][add listing]

There are some simple dhabas near the temple and a couple of somewaht better hotel restaurants.

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Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Bhimakali Temple Guesthouse, directly at the Bhimakali Temple. Clean rooms, stunning views, pleasant balcony overlooking the temple courtyard. 300 Rs (double with ensuite bathroom), cheaper rooms also available.  edit
  • HPTDC Hotel, Opposite Bhimakali Temple. Clean rooms, stunning views from rooms overlooking a valley. 1200 Rs (double with ensuite bathroom), expensive rooms also available.  edit

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