Visit Haridwar, the holy place for Hindus with the Haridwar Tour Packages. Haridwar means the gateway to God and this place is on the banks of Ganga river where the river descends from the hills to the northern plains. Many devotees come here every year for pilgrimage every year. It is located in the state of Uttarakhand and is one of the seven holiest places in Hindu mythology. It is believed that Gods left their footprints in Haridwar. This place is a gateway to the three other pilgrimage places in Uttarakhand which are Badrinath, Rishikesh and Kedarnath. Book the Haridwar Tour Packages to visit this major pilgrimage center for the Hindus. It is also reffered to as Gangadwar, Mokshadwar or Mayapuri in the ancient epics and scriptures.
Haridwar Tour Packages takes you to the holy place to visit the attractions in this place. Hari ki Pauri is aholy ghat which was constructed by King Vikramaditya. During the Ganga aarti, diyas are floated on the Ganga here and providing a spectacular view. Chanda Devi temple is atop Neel Parvat and was made by Suchat Singh in the 19th century. This temple can be reached by a trek from the Chandi ghats. There is a ropeway also to the Chandi Devi temple from Gauri Shankar Temple. Book the Haridwar Tour Packages to visit the Chandi Devi Temple.
Another temple atop the Bilwa Parvat is dedicated to Mansa Devi which also offers a panoramic view of the city. A replica of the Vaishno Devi temple is made here too. The five bathing spots in Haridwar which are considered sacred are Kankhal, Kusavarta, Gangadwara, Bilwa Theertha and Nila Parvat. The main ghat is Hari ki Pauri which is known for a footprint of the Lord Vishnu on a stone in a wall. Book the Haridwar Tour Packages to experience the Ganga Aarti done at the temples where people gather at the Hari ki Pauri to offer diyas and flowers in the river. This is an enchanting sight to watch the diya float on the river.
The famous Khumbh Mela is celebrated here once in twelve years and attracts thousands of devotees from all over. According to stories, the ancestors of Bhagirath perished here due to the curse of a sage called Kapil. Bhagirath offered his penance here to salvage their souls and because of this now the tradition is to stand in the holy waters to pray for the salvation of the ancestors in Hindu religion. With Haridwar Tour Packages, visit this sacred place which is one of the first places where the holy Ganga emerges from the mountains to touch the plains.
The Ganga water is refreshing and very clear here. The scenic beauty of this scared land is further highlighted by the small ponds and the lush green forests. It is a bustling town with many temples, ghats and ashrams filled with pilgrims who come here to attain salvation. Book the Haridwar Tour Packages to offer your prayers and for spiritual bliss. Bathe in the holy waters, experience the spectacular aarti and offer prayers amidst a spiritual atmosphere with Haridwar Tour Packages.
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