Haridwar and Rishikesh are the two most popularly visited pilgrimage destinations in Uttarakhand. These two places are dotted with numerous holy temples and revered Ghats along the banks of River Ganges. Undertake this amazing Haridwar-Rishikesh tour to delve into the depths of religiosity and tranquility…
Upon arrival at Delhi airport/railway station you’ll be greeted by our tour representative who then drives you down to Haridwar; the holy city also often referred to as ‘Gateway to God’s World’. On reaching check into hotel and later proceed to visit the famous ‘Har-ki-Pauri’ bathing Ghat of Haridwar. Har-ki-Pauri is an auspicious bathing Ghat which is believed to have been visited by Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva in the Vedic era. In the evening we attend the auspicious Ganga Aarti at Har-ki-Pauri Brahmakund. The very sight of thousands of gleaming golden Diyas embellishing the stream of the Ganges would give you a truly divine experience. After participating in the Ganga Aarti, we would visit the local markets for picking some souvenirs. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Next day after breakfast we set out for a short sightseeing of Haridwar during the first half of the day. The places covered are Mansa Devi temple, Chandi Devi temple, Daksha Mahadev temple, Pawan Dham temple, Bilkeshwar Mahadev temple, Bharat Mata Mandir, Dudhadhari temple.
After completing Haridwar sightseeing, in the latter half of the day we leave for Rishikesh; another serene city located along the banks of holy Ganges. Rishikesh is well known for its many renowned yoga therapy centers and ashrams and thus is often referred to as the country’s ‘yoga capital’. On reaching check into the hotel and later proceed to view the splendid Ganga Aarti at Rishikesh Triveni Ghat. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Next day post breakfast we proceed for a short sightseeing trip of Rishikesh. The places covered during this trip are Laxman Mandir, Neelkanth Mahadev temple, Ram Jhula, Laxman Jhula, Tera Manzil temple, Geeta Bhavan, Swami Dayananda Ashram.
After completing Rishikesh sightseeing, we drive back to Delhi. On reaching you are transferred to airport/railway station where our representative sees you off and you proceed for your onward journey back home.