Haridwar

Haridwar

Things to do - general

Haridwar: – Haridwar is the ancient city of Uttarakhand, located on the bank to holy river Ganga and at the base of Shivalik Hills. It is one of the seven holy places to Hindu and the main doorway to Chardham. The city is known for its religious importance among Hindus. Haridwar is also spelled as ‘Hardwar’ and it means the Dwar (door) of Hari (lord Vishnu). The well known ‘Kumbh Mela’ organized here in the month of April after every 12 years and ‘Ardh Kumbh Mela’ after 6 years. During Kumbh Mela millions of pilgrims gather here to bath in holy river Ganga to wash away their sins and attain ‘Moksh’. The city is much popular for its culture and tradition. The most sacred Ghat of haridwar is ‘Har ki Pauri’, where Amrit fell from Bhrama Kund.

Climate of Haridwar in summer is hot in day and cool in night and temperature ranges from 10 to 20 Degree C during winter. The best time to visit is in the month of April and September because in these months the climate is very pleasant.

Places of interest in Haridwar

  • Chandi Devi Temple
  • Har ki Pauri
  • Kankhal
  • Mansa Devi Temple
  • Maya Devi Temple
  • Bilkeshwar Mahadev Temple
  • Jwalapur
  • Daksh Mahadev Temple
  • Sapt Rishi Ashram
  • Vishnu Ghat
  • Shanti Kunj
  • Vaishno Devi Temple
  • Pawan Dham

Haridwar is the best place to visit during holidays with your friends and families. You can enjoy the scenic beauty of Shivalik Hill and holy river Ganga. It is very adventurous to spend your holidays in Haridwar. You will feel very calm and positive after visiting Haridwar as you know it is the holy place with beautiful temples.

Country India
Languages spokenHindi
Currency usedINR
Area (km2)2360

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Delhi to Haridwar Rishikesh Tour Package

Delhi to Haridwar Rishikesh Tour Package

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