One of the most visited pilgrimages that have a holy means in Hindu religion. Haridwar is one of 13 districts of Uttarakhand, India and famously known for the river Ganges and the Kumbh Mela. According to Hindu holy books Haridwar is a place along with Nasik, Ujjain and Allahabad where Amrit (Nectar) accidentally spilled over on the time of Samudra Manthan. According to Hindus Haridwar is a direct way to get ‘Moksha’ and by bathing in River Ganges people can wash all their sins.

Haridwar Tourism

Not only spiritual meaning but Haridwar has some good tourism attractions which attract thousands of travelers every year here. Haridwar tourism is basically depends on spiritual tours that includes Har ki Pauri, Chandi Devi Temple, Mansa Devi Temple, Maya Devi Temple, Doodhadhari Barfani Temple, etc but some other attractions like Parad Shivling, Bharat Mata Mandir, Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar also be there. Many worlds famous Ashrams like Shantikunj, Anandamayi Maa Ashram, Jairam Ashram, Ramanand Ashram also be there which attract all age tourist to this place.

Haridwar tourism is also one of the most economy sources of Uttrakhand government so the Uttarakahnd government always thinks to develop Haridwar tourism with excellent standers.

Other Haridwar Info

Area : 12.3 sq km
Altitude : 249 meters
Temperature in Summer : 40°C(max); 24°C(min)
Temperature in Winter : 26°C(max); 4°C(min)
Languages : Hindi and English
STD Code: 01334
Best Time to Visit : Throughout the year

Haridwar Hotels

One of important things which are directly connected to Haridwar tourism is Haridwar hotels. There are many hotels in Haridwar and one can book them thorough various online and offline methods. These hotels can be cheap hotels, budget hotels and luxury hotels and one can book any hotel according to their budget. So there is not any problem of accommodation in Haridwar which makes Haridwar tourism more comfort.

Places to Visit in & Near Haridwar

Har ki Pauri
Mansa Devi Temple
Chandi Devi Temple
Maya Devi Temple
Shantikunj Haridwar
Piran Kaliyar
Ram Mandir
Sureshvari Devi Temple
Bharat Mata Mandir
Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar