Galtaji Temple

City: Jaipur

This temple is situated in the town named Kanhaiya-Balaji. Diwan Rao Kriparam who was an attendant of Sawai Madho Singh-II built this temple. A large number of monkeys can be spotted in the temple. This temple got featured in the award winning series of National Geographic named 'Monkey Thieves'. This temple is situated in the Aravalis surrounded by dense trees and bushes which adds to the beauty of the temple.

This place is known for its natural springs, it has seven tanks, galta kund (tank) is the holiest among them.

Opening Time:

5:00 A.M.

Closing Time:

9:00 A.M.

1-2 hour is needed to visit this holy site.

Entry is free of cost.

Distance from Main City:

Approximately 12 kms away from Jaipur city.

Faith of the Temple and Kinds of Pujas Performed:

It’s a Hindu temple.

Nearby Places to Visit:

If you have come to Jaipur, you need to visit every nook and corner of this amazing city. Some of the places are Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Albert Hall Museum, Nahargarh Fort, Jantar Mantar, Govind Ji Temple, Jaigarh Fort. Choki Dhani Resort and Bapu Bazaar are must to check out.

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