Location:
NORTH-INDIA-TOURS
Duration:
1 Day
Price:
$ 65/INR 4000 PP
Destinations:
Har ki Pauri-Bharat Mata Temple-Mansa Devi Temple-Laxman Jhulla-Ram Jhulla-Triveni Ghat-Bharat Mandir-Shivananda Ashram
Themes:
Cultural Tours, Family Holidays, Family Group Tour, Religious Tour Packages,

Itinerary/Tour Details

Haridwar is 200kms away from Delhi and is located in Uttarakhand state of India and​ travel time is 5-6hrs by road. Haridwar is an ancient city and most important Hindu pilgrimage site in India . it is located on bank of Holy river Gange, where the River Ganges exits the Himalayan foothills.

Rishikesh which is 20kms away from Haridwar and it takes 30-40mins to reach Rishikesh from Haridwar. It is also known as Yoga capital of India. Rishikesh means the ‘place of sages’ is a celebrated spiritual town on the bank of Holy River Ganga and is surrounded by Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. It is said that when Raibhya Rishi or priest did hard penances, God appeared by the name of” Hrishikesh” and this area hence firth came to be known as Rishikesh. You can cover both places in Haridwar tour packages., same day haridwar rishikesh tour by car, one day tour haridwar and rishikesh, Haridwar Rishikesh Day tour from Delhi  

Highlights

• Private Same day trip to Haridwar and Rishikesh from Delhi
• Visit the famous places of the holy city, including the Bara Bazaar, Daksha Mahadev Temple, Jain Temple, and Shanti kunj Ashram
• In Evening, witness a Hindu Ganga aarti ceremony on the banks of the Ganges River
• Enjoy a authentic Indian lunch at a famous restaurant
• Private tour with an Experience guide ensures a more personalised and flexible experience
• Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle includedxx


DESCRIPTION
Morning at 6am  pick up from your pre-booked hotel or Airport and later proceed to Haridwar. On the way to Haridwar we can stop for breakfast (own Expense) in nice restaurant. Post breakfast you proceed to Haridwar, you will be visiting the following popular attractions: Har Ki Pauri is a famous bathing ghat on the banks of the River Ganges. Har stands for God (Shiva) and Pouri stands for Footprint. It is believed that Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu visited this place in ancient times. Here one can see or witness the footprints of Lord Vishnu on a stone wall. Har ki Pauri is also a major location for holy bath during Kumbh Mela. Ganga Arti is performed at Har-ki-Pauri during morning/sunrise and evening/sunset. It is one of the major rituals in India. It starts during sunset and huge crowds gathered everyday here on both the banks of a canal which carries the waters of Ganges. This function is dedicated to River Ganga which is constantly providing life in the form of her water to human being and animals. Mansa Devi Temple is one of the ancient holy places in Haridwar. The temple is located on top the Bilwa Parvat on the Shivalik Hills. The temple stand for the holy abode of Mansa, who is said to have appears from the mind of the sage, Kashyap, in the form of Shakthi. In the afternoon stop at famous restaurant for lunch (at your own expense). 

After lunch, we proceed towards Rishikesh. On arrival, we visit ashrams and Lakshman Jhula. Lakshman Jhula is very famous attraction it is a 450 fts long cantilever bridge on the river Ganges. Lakshman Jhula in Rishikesh which was once a jute rope bridge, was redeveloped by Rai Bahadur Sherprashad Tulshan and was opened to traffic in 1930. This bridge gives you a very mesmerising scenic view of Rishikesh spiritual city. View of the popular 13 story Trayambakeswar temple also called Tera Manzil, which is located at the other end of the Lakshman Jhula. It is a treat to your eyes and gives you a immense feeling. Sachha Akhileswar Mahadev Temple and Lakshman Temple, Parmarth Ashram, Bharat Mata Temple, etc are also one of the major attractions around Lakshman Jhula. In the local market of Rishikesh you can buy valuable stones, religious items, hand paintings and idols of almost every deity in the Hindu pantheon. In the evening, around 6pm, we proceed with our return to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi (approx 10pm), we drop you off at your hotel.

Includes

  • Transport by air Conditioned Mid Size Sedan / SUV
  • All Sightseeing & Transfers by an A/C Car.
  • English speaking guide in Haridwar and Rishikesh  
  • Driver Allowances ( Food & Accommodation )
  • Packed water
  • Snacks + Juice
  • Fuel ( Petrol/Diesel/Gasoline), Parking Charges, Toll Taxes & Interstate Taxes
  • Professional Private Guide 
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off Private tour

Excludes

  • GST
  • Entrance fee for Taj Mahal
  • Entrance fee for Agra Fort 
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks
  • Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner
  • Camera fee

Accommodation