Travel to Gateways of Gods with Haridwar Tours Operators Delhi bringing you exciting Haridwar holiday packages India. we covering all attraction points with Haridwar tour Packages to make your spiritual journey memorable. Located at the state of Uttrakhand, Haridwar is among seven sacred cities and it’s the most important pilgrim destination. The place is very famous for its ritual bathing in the River Ganga, flowing from Gaumukhi. Haridwar is blesses by three major Gods :Bharma, Vishnu and Mahesh.
Basic Facts About Haridwar:
■ Ranked: Ranked 3 of 70 Uttarakhand Tourist Destinations
■ Famous for/as: Heritage monuments
■ State: Uttrakhand
■ District: Dehradun
■ Altitude: 314 m
■ Language spoken: Majority of people speaks Hindi
■ Weather info: 20 to 40 degree and winter 2 to 30 degree Celsius
■ Pincode: 249403
■ STD code: 01334/ 0562
The city has religious importance in Hindu methodology. It is also known as Gangadwara. The name Haridwar contain two words where Hari means God and Dwara means door. The city is very well known for its art & culture and for Ayurvedic medicines. As per the Hindu myth, Haridwar is considered as a site where drop of Amrit, magical potion of immortality, accidently spilled over accidently making it a famous place to attain moksh (salvation). Devotees come here to wash their sins and it’s also very popular for its kumbh mela. Many priests in Haridwar also maintain updated record of family tree. These records are regularly updated by various family visitors.
The Spiritual place of Haridwar is dominated by hindu religion. The place is highly famous for its Hindu religion practices like: Ganga Arti, Yoga, Meditation, Holy Dip, Ashram, Ancient preaching, Astrology and Salvation. Many devotees’ perform a tradition of floating floral lamp on river Ganga to pay respect to deceased ancestor. Coming to fairs and festivals – Kumbh mela, Ardh mela, Kanwar mela, Somwati amavasya, Ganga Dusshera and Kartik purnima are heartly celebrated. The food consist North Indian cuisine with lots of mithai’s, Indian sweet dishes.
Here are some major highlights to go through –
♦ What to Expect: Food and Shopping, Historical sightseeing in Haridwar, Wildlife sanctuary and exploring famous Bazaar.
♦ How to Travel to Haridwar:
♦ By Bus: Buses are available on regular basis from Delhi, Banglore, Gwalior, Lucknow, Hydrabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata, Ahmadabad, Surat, Nagpur, Gaziabad
♦ By Rail: There are many trains available to Haridwar especially from Delhi
♦ By Flight: The nearest Airport is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun; located at 36 km from Haridwar.
♦ By Road/Cab/Self driving: National Highway no. 45 connects Haridwar to other cities.
♦ Minimum duration of Holiday: Atleast 4-6 days
♦ Time to Visit: February,March, April, May and December
♦ Most Preferred By: Family, Devotees, Cultural Explorers
• Temples : Chandi Devi Temple, Mansa Devi Temple at Bilwa Parvat, Vaishno Devi Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Maya Devi Temple, Shanti kunj, Daksh Mahadey temple, Geeta Mandir, Parad Shivling, Jain Mandir, Maa Anjani Devi Ka Mandir, Bhuma Niketan Temple, Shri Haricharan Mandir, Vishwa Sadbhavana Mandir, Mercury Temple,Laldawar Dham, Lal Mata Temple,Kangra Mandir,Kaleshwar Dev Mandir,Jai Shiv Shankar Mandir,Jai Shani Dev Mandir,Parmeshwar Mahadev Temple,Ved Mandir, Valmiki Temple,Swami Narayan Mandir,Shri Kal Bhairav Mandir,Shree Dadu Mandir, Shivnag Temple,Sat Lal Ji Mandir, Saptarishi Mandir,Sankatmochan Mandir,Raghunath Temple,Jai Maa Kali Mandir,Jai Kalusid Baba Mandir,Bharo Mandir, Bajrang Dham Temple
• Ghats : Har ki pouri, Gau Ghat, Vishnu Ghat, Birla Ghat, Ganesh Ghat, Kushavarta Ghat
• Ashrams : Sapt Rishi Ashram, Brahmridhi Doodhari Ashram, Kanva Rishi Ashram, Ma Anandamayee Ashram
• Others : Piran Kaliar of Shabir Shahib in Roorkee
♦ Be careful while performing River bathing, the edges are slippery.
♦ Beware of the pickpockets
♦ Haridwar is very crowded, advance booking of Hotels are recommended.
♦ Take care of your belongings; keep your stuff in a locker room.
♦ Keep your friends and family together;
Keep Calm and let’s travel to a beautiful place rich in culture, tradition and arts. A trip to Haridwar will give you soul connecting experience. Many say that one could feel the spiritual energy of devotees. The best way to find out is by experiencing it. So waste no time, get yourself ready and travel to Haridwar with your friends and family.