Temple is located at the top of the hill around 1000 feet above the Gorkha Bazaar. You can drive to the north side at the foothill of the temple or walk around 1700 steps from below. Previously only royal family members had access to the temple. Fulpati offerings were banned for the general public at the temple; Gorakhkali is the ancestral God of the Shah kings. who was considered to be the patron deity of the royal family, Caretaker of Gorkha Durbar Damodar Sharma said the temple was opened through popular demand to offer worship at the temple. The temple previously opened two days a month for sacrifices that will now be opened for daily animal sacrifices.