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Haridwar Tourist Places: Feel the Real Charm of India Haridwar is one of the most famous tourist destinations in India. This beautiful place is located in the state of Uttrakhand .It is a religious destination for Hindus. The meaning of ‘Haridwar’ is ‘Gateway of God’. It opens the door to four most famous pilgrimages of India namely Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangothri and Yamunothri. These four pilgrimages are also called as Chardham of India. Year after year thousands of pilgrims visiting here to take bathes in the holy Ganges to get moksha or salvation. At this point water is crystal clear and very clean. Haridwar Tourist Places are good for visiting. Haridwar is the venue of the popular festival Kumbh Ka Mela or Kumbh Mela, which is held every 12 years. Kumbh Mela is lastly held in 2010. It is believed to be the largest religious gathering in the world and attracts millions of people. September to June is the best time to visit Haridwar. The summer is between the months March and June. These days are hot and but the nights remain pleasant. One way to cool off is by taking a dip in the holy Ganges. Haridwar is a most interesting place for believers and nonbelievers because of its atmosphere. Believers are taking bath in the Ghats, pandits performing pujas, and sadhus sitting in deep meditation. Other famous temples in Haridwar are Mansa Devi Temple, Gorakh Nath Temple, and Daksha Mahadev Temple. Haridwar Tourist Places are very famous in north India. In the month of July there is a festival called Savan was celebrated. In the time of festival thousands of people flick to Haridwar. It is not a good time to visit this place during this time; because major roads and hotels are crowded by the people. Here you can experience the real spirituality. Whenever you are planning a trip to India you must visit this holy place. The famous five sacred bathing spots in Haridwar Tourist Places are Gangadwara, Bilwa Theertha, Kankhal, Kusavarta, and Nila Parvata. The main ghat at Haridwar Hari-ki-Pairi (literally, known for a footprint of Vishnu on a stone in a wall) is known as main ghat of Haridwar. Haridwar is also a good place for shopping. Haridwar offers you good handicraft items also. You can use these items for decoration and it is also used as gift items. Near to market surroundings of the temple you can find some jewel shops. There you will get some jewel items like bangles, nose ring, chain, earrings which are imitations of jewels in devotee. Plan a trip to Haridwar Tourist Places and enjoy the real charm of India. For more info visit: www.famoustourplacesinindia.tumblr.com


Haridwar Tourist Places