The city of Haridwar is considered to be one of the holiest sites in India, and hence it holds an important place in the Hindu belief system. This ancient Hindu city is a gateway to The Ganga and so it is also known as “Gangadwara”. Hari is an ancient name of Lord Vishnu so the city of Haridwar literally means “The Gateway to Lord Vishnu”. According to the legends, a drop of immortality elixir fell on to the Har ki Pauri Ghat and since then the place has become sacred.
There is lots to explore and experience in this 3 nights 4 days Haridwar Rishikesh Tour. In the holy city Haridwar, Har ki Pauri is a must visit place where Ganges leaves the mountains and enters the plains. It is a place where Kumbh Mela and Ardh Kumbh Mela takes place every 12 years and 6 years respectively. There are many religious temples and sites to visit to take in every bit of Hindu culture and religion such as Maya Devi and Mansa Devi Temple. In the evening, you can take out some time to go for local food and shopping and also spend some serene and calm time at the ghats.
Rishikesh is a city which is located in the state of Uttarakhand which is famously known as the “Yoga Capital of the World”. Explore Rishikesh and some of its most charming places when you arrive. The iconic Beatles Ashram, named after the famous English music band is not to be missed while here. If you are an adventure freak, you should go for rafting where the fun multifolds when the white water hits your raft and pumps up your adrenaline. Witness the most beautiful and serene prayer ritual ceremony in the evening, the “Ganga Aarti” which will leave you in a different state of tranquil altogether.