The Haridwar and Rishikesh tour package offers you a complete spiritual experience in two of the most sacred and holy towns in India. The package includes everything, from visiting yoga and meditation centers to experiencing the divinity of the Lord in full force through the majestic riverside aartis and puja rituals. While Haridwar is one of the spiritual hubs of the nation, Rishikesh offers adrenaline pumping and thrilling adventure sports opportunities. Experience a plethora of culture and religion at its best.
- Opportunity to connect with nature
- Experience ganga aarti
- Yoga and meditation
- Complete sightseeing of both holy towns
- Scenic drive on the hills
Day 1 :Delhi – Haridwar (5 Hours)
Your day will kick start with, our tour representative transporting you, from Delhi to Haridwar by road. Upon your arrival in Haridwar, you will be taken to your hotel where you will be checked in and relax for a bit. During the afternoon, post-lunch you will be taken on a sightseeing tour of the town, where you will know what makes this place one of a kind. This day will be reserved for ashram and temple visitations.
Mansa Devi Mandir is dedicated to goddess Mansa Devi atop the Bilwa Parvat. Set against a picturesque backdrop of the Shivalik Hills this temple is a Siddh Peeth and is a sacred center of worship for Shakti devotees.
Shri Ramanand Ashram was established by Shri Ramanand Swami who was considered as an incarnation of Uddhav Ji, who was a close friend of Lord Krishna. Located close to the railway station for the visitor’s convenience, this ashram allows you to opt for a peaceful and soul-enriching meditation opportunity. Rejuvenate your senses and enrich your life.
Next, you will be taken to Chandi Devi Mandir, which is dedicated to Goddess Chandi nestled atop the Neel Parvat. The temple offers a panoramic and awe-inspiring view of the nearby hills, forests and the city itself. This is one of the most ancient temples in India and can be reached via a ropeway system.
Saptarishi mandir will be your final stop of the day. This temple was constructed as a way to paying a tribute to the seven rishis or Saptarishi, who were the patriarchs of Vedic religion. The mandir houses several Hindu gods and goddesses of the Vedic period. The temple also has numerous mesmerizing statues of Greek gods.
Late in the evening, you will be finally taken for a spiritually evoking Ganga Aarti complete with the rhythmic chants of the prayers.
You will then be taken to your hotel for a hearty dinner meal and an overnight stay.
Day 2 :Haridwar – Rishikesh (1 Hour) – Haridwar
Post your morning breakfast you will be taken to Rishikesh by road. Upon arrival, you will be taken on a local sightseeing tour of the town.
Your tour of the locality will start off with a visit to the Neelkanth Mahadev Mandir. This temple is one of the most holy Hindu shrines which are dedicated to Lord Shiva. Surrounded by thick and dense forest and set against the snowcapped mountains of Nar – Narayan Neelkanth Mahadev is one of the most important pilgrimage sites for Hindu devotees.
Next on the list will be Sivananda Ashram which is a wonderfully peaceful space for individuals seeking some amount of calm and quiet. The ashram is divided into 4 sections and each section serves the purpose of rejuvenating your mind and soul. A visit here will guarantee you a lifetime of memories.
Post lunch you will be taken on a visit to the 13 Manzil mandir. The temple is known for its deep devotion to vibes and a spiritually encapsulating environment. The 13 floors of this temple are home to a number of various Hindu gods and goddesses. This is one of the most pious and sacred temples in the city.
Neer Garh waterfall will be your next stop. Take a refreshing dip in the clear shimmering water which will be the perfect way for ending your day.
You will finally be driven back to your hotel in Haridwar where you will be served dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3 :Haridwar – Delhi (5 Hours)
After a breakfast meal in the morning, you will be driven back to Delhi from where you will then proceed onwards to your destination.
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Meals as per itinerary
- Visit to important temples in haridwar and rishikesh
- Guided sightseeing
- Transportation services
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges etc
- Any expense of personal nature
- Portage, tipping etc
- Expenses in case of an emergency
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.Is it possible to cover haridwar and rishikesh in one day?
A. Yes. Haridwar and Rishikesh can be covered in one day since they are just 20 minutes away from each other.
Q.What kind of accommodation can i expect during the stay?
A. There are all sorts of accommodation available ranging from hostels, lodges and dharamshalas to resorts and camping tents.
Q.What is the commute service between Haridwar and rishikesh?
A. There are autos and taxis that connect Haridwar and rishikesh.
Q.When is the best time to visit Haridwar and rishikesh?
A. The best time to visit is from November to march. This is the time when the tourists are less as the char dham yatra stops around this time.
Q.How many days are required for the Haridwar and Rishikesh visit?
A. A minimum of 3 days and 2 nights is required to visit the famous tourist spots in rishikesh as well as haridwar.