Haridwar Is Also Called As The ‘Gateway To The Lord’ Thanks To A Great Number Of Temples And Ashrams Located Here. The City Is Considered Holy And Hence Pilgrims From Various Parts Of The World Travel To The Place To Offer Their Prayers. It Is Also Famous For The Kumbh Mela, A Festival, Which Is Held Once In Twelve Years.

Visitor Information

Famous For: Spirituality, Temples, Ghats.
Major Attraction: Har Ki Pauri.
Nearby Places: Rishikesh, Dehradun, Mussoorie.
Ideal Visit Time: 2 Days.

How to Reach

Air - Jolly Grant Airport Is The Nearest One To Haridwar, Lying About 1 Hr 4 Min (37.9 Km) Away From The City. Major Flights Like Indigo, Jet Airways, Air India Etc Have Regular Flights Here From All Major Cities. Take Pre Paid Taxis From Here To The City.
Road -Uttarakhand State Buses Runs Regular Buses To Here From All Parts Of The State. Being A Pilgrimage Town, Buses Run From Delhi, Dehradun And Other Nearby Cities On A Daily Basis. Nh34 And Nh7 Are The Major National Highways Passing From Here.
Rail -Haridwar Junction Railway Station (Hw) Is The Nearest Railway Station Which Has Good Connectivity From Every City In Northern India. A Taxi Can Be Availed From Here To Any Part Of The City.

Places To Visit :

1. Har Ki Pauri
2. Chandi Devi Temple
3. Maya Devi Temple
4. Mansa Devi Temple
5. Daksha Mahadev Temple
6. Vishnu Ghat
7. Shanti Gunj
8. Pavan Dham
9. Vaishno Devi Temple
10. Bharat Mata Mandir