Savitri Temple

  • Address: Kharekhari Rd, Pushkar, Rajasthan 305005, India
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Savitri Temple - Review

Savitri temple is located beautifully on the southwest hill of Pushkar. The legend behind this historic temple is that when Brahma performed the yajna at Pushkar, his wife Savitri could not reach the yajna in time. So Brahma performed the pooja with the help of a local girl, Gayatri – who then became the second wife of Brahma. This enraged Savitri and she sulked off to the hilltop and was pacified only with the agreement that she would always be worshiped first. This tradition still continues, first the aarti is performed at Savitri temple and then at Gayatri temple. Idols of both Savitri and Gayatri are now installed at the Savitri temple. Since this temple is located on a hill it can be bit difficult to reach up there but then you will be welcomed with beautiful views of the city and the surrounding hills.

Savitri Temple Information

  • One has to climb a long series of steps to reach this shrine.

Savitri Temple Opening and Closing Hours

  • Hindu temples are usually open for the visitors from dawn to dusk with 1 hour of closure at afternoon.
  • The best time to visit this temple would be between 8 am - 4 pm

How To reach Savitri Temple by Public Transport

  • Take a car and then a climb towards this temple.

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  • Savitri Temple Address: Kharekhari Rd, Pushkar, Rajasthan 305005, India
  • Savitri Temple Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Savitri Temple: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Savitri Temple

  • 95% of people who visit Pushkar include Savitri Temple in their plan

  • 27.02% of people start their Savitri Temple visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Savitri Temple

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

94.57% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Savitri Temple

People normally club together Pushkar Camel Fair and Pushkar Bazar while planning their visit to Savitri Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Savitri Temple, Pushkar Reviews

  • Amazing temple at top of the hill. Newly introduced ropeway system is providing a great help for pilgrims to reach at the top. It is expensive though. Each person cost is Rs 120/- up & down. Children above 4 years are charged full. Reducing one star for it's expensive rates. Parking is easily accessible. Photography isn't allowed at the temple, but you can enjoy taking great shots down the hill. Entire holy city is visible from this hill top.

  • Such a nice place, we walked up 3 times in 4 days! We had entertaining views of donkeys walking down the stairs, old ladies racing up the stairs with enviable vigour, monkeys playing at the top, and of course the amazing sunset views. Although the temple closes at 8, it’s lit up all night should you wish to walk up as we did!

  • Great divine place to be here. The place was close between 12-2 pm so we waited just outside. The view from here is just awesome. You can see whole pushkar from here as this place is on hill top. There are two ways to reach there. Either by rope way or stairs. Ropeway will take 10 mins to get you there and it will cost you around 110. Great divine place.

  • A nice place with the aerial view of the entire city of Pushkar. It is wheelchair accessible and this is one of the good things about this temple.

  • Jai maa savitri ji, temple is situated on a hill, rop way and stairs are avilable, frist rop way of rajasthan, amazing view of pushkar city from temple

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