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Haridwar Traveller Guide

How to reach
By Air: Nearest Airport : Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun.<br>Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the airport closest to Haridwar, tourists can move from here to Haridwar quite comfortably. Tourists coming into Jolly Grant Airport can take a taxi or bus to reach Haridwar.
By Rail: Haridwar railway station is well connected to all major cities and towns of India. There are a number of regular trains available. Tourist can easily book their seats in any class of the train as per their choice and budget to reach Haridwar safely and comfortably.
By Road: Haridwar is well connected by roads to all major cities and towns, so people as per their choice and comfort can take the bus to reach Haridwar smoothly. Haridwar is connected to Chandigarh (205km), Delhi (210km), Dehradun (59km) and Nainital (223km) through a good network of roads.
What to do?

Har ki Pauri Ghat: Literally meaning the ‘footstep of God’, it is a holy bank on the river Ganga.
The place is teeming with people wanting to take a dip in the holy waters.
Every evening at sundown, the ghat is a sensory spectacle when the Ganga a

What to see?

Crystal World: It is the largest amusement park which is situated near Roorkee.
Here you can enjoy a number of water sports and fun rides.
Har Ki Pauri: Har Ki Pauri is the main reason to be in Haridwar.
This ghat was built by King Vikramaditya in memory of his brother Brithari who meditated on the river banks.
It is said that an impression of Lord Vishnu's foot is located on the stones on the ghat and people come from great distances to see this foot print.
The ambiance of the place is also quite amazing and spiritual.
Mansa Devi Temple: Located on the top of Bilwa Parvat, Mansa Devi Temple Haridwar happens to be the abode of the wish-fulfilling goddess Mansa Devi who is a manifestation of Shakti.
It is believed that in order to get their wishes fulfilled devotees need to tie thread on a holy tree.
As soon as the wish gets completed, they come back to untie the holy thread and express their gratitude to the goddess.
Udan Khatola: It is a ropeway which is used as a mode of transport to reach the hill top temples of Haridwar.
There are two hilltop temples near Haridwar, Mansa Devi and Chandi Devi, both have ropeways to reach the temples comfortably.
The ropeway is quite popular by the name of ropeway to the Gods and takes 5 minutes to reach the hill top.
IIT Roorkee: The well-known oldest technical institute of Asia, IIT Roorkee ranks among the best technological institutions in the whole world and has contributed to all sectors of technical expansion.
Chandi Devi Temple: Situated about 6 kms from Haridwar on top of Neel Parvat, Chandi Devi Temple Haridwar draws numerous pilgrims from all across the country.
Goddess Chandi who killed the devil king Shumbha-Nishumbha of the local region, is the presiding deity of this temple.

Best time to visit

October, November, December, January, February, March

Haridwar Reviews

About haridwar
Sep 15, 2020 04:35 PM Read (via Android App)
It is believed that haridwar has been sanctified by the presence of three gods -bramha, vishnu and mahesh . Devout believer feel that they attain salvation and go to heaven after a dip in sacred ganga at Haridwar. Haridwar is also one of the four venues of the khubh mela ( occurring after a rota...Read More

Haridwar is best for old peoples
Jul 18, 2020 11:57 AM Read (via Android App)
Haridwar is a holy place its Haridwar is always known for lord Shankar my grand mother used to tell me stories about Haridwar and holy ganga river India had many rivers but only one holy river captives of good came from so far for visit Haridwar and holy Ganga river ...Read More

Haridwar
May 17, 2020 08:27 PM Read (via Android App)
Haridwar it's name itself has a great meaning.It means door to god.Every Indian should once in a life time visit this place.It has so many holy temples and a lot of sacred value. ...Read More

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The place of god
May 15, 2020 04:57 PM Read (via Android App)
Haridwar is a holy place .whare every year so many pilgrims came and visit here . There are so many popular places here which are unique in itself for example patanjali yogpeeth which is world famous for yoga and Ayurveda and holy Ganga river where it is believed that a drop of nectar fell hare ...Read More

Heaven of earth
Apr 28, 2020 06:11 PM Read (via Android App)
I went to Haridwar last year, haridwar is a very good place, har ki pauri is most famous place in haridwar, ganga sanan is very good feel , there are many tamples here, the best time to visit here mahashivratri , this time very crowded here, lots of dj sound , lots of jhaki which looks very good...Read More

Heaven of the earth
Mar 25, 2020 03:58 PM Read (via Android App)
I went to haridwar in the holidays of June. Everything was great there, but some dirty people here spoil its beauty by putting the garbage on it. And here it feels a lot. Come here and forget everything.There is always a lot of crowd here. This is the heaven of India. ...Read More

Haridwar, heaven of the Earth.
Dec 30, 2019 11:41 AM Read (via Android App)
People, I am going to tell you my real feelings about this place. Whenever you are sad, in anguish, depressed by any strokes naturally, I recommend to visit this place and request to take holy dip into Ganga river with respect and reverence if you do so, I make sure your anxiety , and hurdles wi...Read More

Haridwar tourist place
Dec 18, 2019 05:51 PM Read (via Android App)
This is the Har ki Pauri present in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, where people from all over the country come to visit and it is also a philosophical place of Hindus, where Ganga Maiya coming out of the mountains is a very beautiful view and this river This river originates from this region and by t...Read More

Bum Bum Bhole
May 11, 2019 08:43 PM Read (via Android App)
Har Har Mahadev my dear friend today we are having a tour for you till haridar its a pawan place were you can a take a bath in a ganga were you take a single bath and your all bad karm will be go away in with water I request you to go there bath be pawan I know some are fan of bhole baba like me...Read More

Hari ka Dwar : Haridwar
May 11, 2019 06:24 AM Read (via Android App)
Haridwar, is a place near river Ganga, situated in Uttrakhand. There are some temples like Mansa Devi temple, Chandi devi temple etc. There is National Park too named as Rajaji National Park . Har ki paidi is the place from where you can enter into Ganga river to feel amazing. The temperature of...Read More

Chandranee
Apr 21, 2019 11:32 AM Read (via Mobile)
I love that place. Good food. People also are very kind and geniune. The only thing that need to be improved is the traffic. Motor cycles are a real problem . They are driving on pedestrian way and waant us to move so that they can drive. They need to reduce the driving speed. The ganga aarti is...Read More

Tourism
Apr 05, 2019 11:52 AM Read
Haridwar is very good city for tourism. Its place in Uttrakhand near dheradun. In this city hotel''s are very beautiful and sexy. Hotels rent is very low but hotels room are very good condition so i advice you please one time you can go visit this city. Haridwar also known as devbhoomi. Im very ...Read More

Place of peace
Mar 20, 2019 03:22 PM Read (via Android App)
It's the place where you meet your soul. The waves of the Ganga refresh your mind. And gives you peace and release your stress. I haven't seen such a beautiful place in our country. The place of lord Shiva. The holy place. Where your soul feel something is spiritual here. There accomodat...Read More

Best holy place
Feb 15, 2019 03:52 PM Read (via Android App)
Haridwar is an ancient city in uttarakhand . Many pilrims visit it during the kumbh mela for ritualistic bathing. It is a very religious place and has many temples out if which the Har ki Pauri is very famous . The city has scenic beauty .The water at river ganga is so clean unlike other lakes ....Read More

Best spiritual place
Jan 04, 2019 05:44 PM Read (via Android App)
Haridwar is one of my favorite place where I was visited. We went there in my summer vacation. I was visited haridwar with my family. We stay in aashram for a three day. This three day we visit lot of place such as ram jula, laxman hula, and many more. I was shopping there and buy jacket for me....Read More

Makes your innerself feels good
Dec 19, 2018 07:01 AM Read (via Android App)
I recently visited hariduwar in the month of November 2018. I went there by bus from Delhi to haridwar. It cost me around 396 to be precise. Now about the place, when I reached there at 8 am in the morning. The climate was just getting calm and the sun was just rise in the sky. I directly wen...Read More

Haridwar
Aug 22, 2018 04:40 PM Read (via Android App)
I visit haridwar in my last weekand and it is very difficult to travel in month of savan because there is all important roads are block dur to traffic . and when I reached haridwar there is space to park the car and the car parkinkg charges are l00rs only after parked car . then I went to take a...Read More

Dream destination
May 05, 2018 05:21 PM Read (via Android App)
I always wanted to visit haridwar it was my dream. My dream came true on last weekend when I visited haridwar. It was WOW! I think it is the most peaceful place . Ram jhula, laxman jhula, and har ki pauri enhances its glory. The most impressive thing was that the fragrance of aarti spreads...Read More

Haridwar The Place Of Holly..
Mar 24, 2018 12:01 PM Read
Haridwar is called the place of holly city, if we talk about to reach that city soo you will go to through bus, train, and also by plan this thing is totally depand on you. I also go to Haridwarby train and I had stay at La Casa with m friend between 20 FEBRUARY to 23. we are regular visitors to...Read More

A Connection with god
Mar 13, 2018 08:59 AM Read (via Android App)
Haridwar is a holy place in uttrakhand state.it is a Hindu pilgrimage site.it is in Bank of river ganga.It connect Man to a god.I have been went to this place Two time and have Awesome experince. At there I enjoy Very peaceful Environment.But try to avoid come in Hindu festival because heavy cro...Read More

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