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Here are the top 33 tourist attractions to see in Haridwar:

1. Ganga Aarti in Haridwar

Ganga Aarti in Haridwar

4.4

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1 kms
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The Ganga Aarti in Hardwar is performed at the Har-ki-Pauri Ghat, which was built in the 1st century by King Vikram. In the evening, as the sun's last rays reflect off the boundless waters of the river Ganga, people start gathering for the Aarti. This divine light ceremony is filled with songs and p...

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2. Har Ki Pauri


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Har Ki Pauri

4.3

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1 kms
from city center

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Regarded as one of the most scared Ghats in Haridwar and India, Har Ki Pauri is visited by devotees and visitors in large number seeking the blessings of Holy Ganga by offering their prayers.

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3. Chandi Devi Temple

Chandi Devi Temple

3.8

2 kms
from city center

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Devoted to Lord Durga's form Chandi, this ancient hill-top temple is famous for its wish fulfilling belief. You can reach the temple using Udan Khatola aka the ropeway or trek 45 minutes up the steep stairway.

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4. Chilla Wildlife Sanctuary

Chilla Wildlife Sanctuary

3.2

26 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Spread across 249 sq km east of Ganges, the wildlife sanctuary is home to small cats, tigers, elephants and bears apart from various birds.

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5. Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar

Mansa Devi Temple, Haridwar

3.3

1 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

One of the famous Siddhapeeths atop Shivalik Hills, the temple dedicated to the companion of Nag King Vasuki, Goddess Manasa, this is another temple believed to grant devotees wishes. Mansa Devi temple is one vertex of the Siddhapeeth triangle formed by Chandi Devi and Maya Devi temples.

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6. Bharat Mata Mandir Haridwar

Bharat Mata Mandir Haridwar

3.7

5 kms
from city center

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The Bharat Mata Mandir in Haridwar is dedicated to India as a country and thereby gets its name from its purpose. Its name translates into "The Moth India Temple". The multi-storey temple situated in Sapt Sarovar is not a temple that worships gods or has any religious inclination, but one that ...

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7. Daksha Mahadev Temple

Daksha Mahadev Temple

3.3

3 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

A famous temple in Kankhal, Haridwar Daksha Mahadev Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple becomes a centre of attraction in the month of Sawan when all the devotees flock to the temple to worship.

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8. Vaishno Devi Temple, Haridwar

Vaishno Devi Temple, Haridwar

3.3

5 kms
from city center

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A replica of the Vaishno Devi temple in Kashmir, the temple is marked by tunnels and caves that leads to the inner sanctum containing the shrine of Goddess Vaishno Devi.

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9. Patanjali Yogpeeth

Patanjali Yogpeeth

16 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Located on the Delhi - Haridwar Highway at Kankhal, Patanjali Yog Peeth is possibly the largest yoga ashrams in all of the world. The institute is the flagship project of Rishi Ramdev and is the centre is used to research yoga and ayurveda. The centre is spread over vast acres of land and is divided...

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10. Shanti Kunj, Haridwar

Shanti Kunj, Haridwar

6 kms
from city center

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Shantikunj was established in 1971 as the headquarters of the social and spiritual organization All World Gayatri Pariwar (AWGP). The massive ashrams attracts thousands of pilgrims seeking spirituality and encourages meditation and world peace. The organization also served as the global centre for Y...

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11. Swami Vivekanand Park

Swami Vivekanand Park

2 kms
from city center

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Swami Vivekanand Park is one of the few amusement parks in Haridwar located near Har ki Pauri. The mesmerising park is triangular in shape and boasts of lush green lawns and flowering beds along with housing a massive statue of Swami Vivekananda which is the highlight of the park. Another major feat...

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12. Maya Devi Temple

Maya Devi Temple

3.8

0 kms
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Maya Devi Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to goddess Maya in the holy city of Haridwar of Uttarakhand state in India. It is believed that the heart and navel of goddess Sati fell in the region where the temple stands today and thus it is sometimes referred to as a Shakti Peetha. (br) Goddess Maya...

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13. Fun Valley Water Park

Fun Valley Water Park

21 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Fun Valley is a gorgeous water park nestled in the valley of Haridwar. It offers close to 21 thrilling water rides, roller coasters, aqua dancing, DJ etc. In addition to that, it has an amusement park which boasts of a plethora of adventure activities to give you an adrenaline rush.

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14. Bara Bazar

Bara Bazar

3.2

28 kms
from city center

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Being primarily a pilgrimage destination, Haridwar has numerous shops along its streets selling all essentials that a pilgrim would need. Bada Bazar in Haridwar is great place to shop for wooden items and handicrafts.

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15. Sapt Rishi Ashram

Sapt Rishi Ashram

3.3

6 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Famous for having hosted 7 great sages- Kashyapa, Vashishta, Atri, Vishwamitra, Jamadagi, Bharadwaja and Gautam, this ashram is well known for its tranquil atmosphere ideal for meditation. It is also believed that Ganga split herself into seven currents at this spot.

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16. Local Markets

Local Markets

3.2

6 kms
from city center

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Local shops in Haridwar sell all the essentials that a pilgrim would need.

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17. Kumbh Mela, Haridwar

Kumbh Mela, Haridwar

552 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Haridwar in Uttarakhand is an important pilgrimage town for the Hindus. The place is a perfect escape from the cacophony of urban life and a beautiful amalgamation of old and new, replete with beauty, culture, history and spirituality. Haridwar is known as the ‘Abode of God’ because of its serenity ...

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18. Ma Anandamayi Ashram

Ma Anandamayi Ashram

3 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Located in Kankhal in Haridwar, Ma Anandamayi Ashram is a spiritual centre and ashram dedicated to Sri Ma Anandamayi who was a prominent Bengali mystic and a spiritual personality. The ashram has a mausoleum or a Samadhi which houses the grave of Ma Anandamayi. The complex houses several buildings m...

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19. Pawan Dham

Pawan Dham

4 kms
from city center

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Pawan Dham, an ancient temple in Haridwar located at Bhagirathi Nagar, Bhupatwala, is a non-profit organization and a revered site among Hindu pilgrims. It is managed and looked after by the Geeta Bhawan Trust Society of Moga. The Pawan Dham temple boasts of intricate architecture, elaborate glasswo...

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20. Vishnu Ghat

Vishnu Ghat

1 kms
from city center

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Haridwar is the land of ghats and Vishnu Ghat is among the most serene and tranquil ghats of the city. Situated quite close to Hari ki Pauri, this ghat is comparatively less crowded and is visited mostly by Vaishnavites for the Vishnu Ghat is named after Lord Vishnu. Being one of the cleanest ghats ...

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21. Parad Shivling

Parad Shivling

9 kms
from city center

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Parad Shivlinga is a unique religious site housed in Harihar Ashram, Haridwar on the Kankhal Road. The word Parad Shivlinga is derived from "Parad" meaning mercury and "Shivling" which is a sacred symbol of Lord Shiva. Thus, Parad Shivling is also known as the Mercury Shivling, making it a holy pilg...

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22. Birla Ghat

Birla Ghat

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One of the ancient ghats in Haridwar, the Birla Ghat is a pristine and tranquil site, situated adjacent to Vishnu Ghat. Situated on the banks of the pious River Ganga, there is a flight of stairs that lead towards the holy water, enabling the devotees to take a dip and absolve their sins, as is beli...

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23. Gau Ghat

Gau Ghat

1 kms
from city center

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Gau Ghat is located on the southern part of Subhash Ghat and is relatively less crowded. The ashes of Mahatma Gandhi, Indira Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru were cremated at this ghat. It is a common belief among Hindus that killing a cow is a sin equal to killing a Brahman. Devotees visit Gau Ghat to c...

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24. Gaurishankar Mahadev Temple

Gaurishankar Mahadev Temple

2 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Located in Bilkeswar Nagar in Haridwar, near the Chandi Devi Temple, the Gaurishankar Mahadev Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is thronged by pilgrims and tourists day in and day out owing to its picturesque locales, the adjacent flowing river and Himalayas in the backdrop. The devotees...

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25. Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar

Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar

6 kms
from city center

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Places To Visit in Haridwar

Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar is situated at Bhimgoda Barrage in Haridwar and has a rich flora and fauna. A popular tourist spot, the site offers rare bird watching opportunities and a panoramic view of the Shivaliks in the backdrop. The place is famous for its unrealistically beautiful locales and is a m...

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26. Bhuma Niketan

Bhuma Niketan

4 kms
from city center

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Situated on the Saptasarovar Marg, Bhuma Niketan is a popular pilgrim spot in Haridwar. The shrine houses magnificent idols of several gods and goddesses. However, the highlight of the temple are the sculptures of Shiva and Parvati adorning the entrance gates of the shrine. Bhuma Niketan is surround...

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27. Jai Ram Ashram

Jai Ram Ashram

2 kms
from city center

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Situated in Bhimgoda in Haridwar, Jai Ram Ashram was established in 1891. Later, a lot of modifications were made in the temple and a satsang bhavan, dispensary and Sanskrit college were added. Currently, the ashram hosts regular kirtans and satsangs and is facilitated with several rooms for the acc...

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28. Doodhadhari Barfani Temple

Doodhadhari Barfani Temple

3 kms
from city center

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Located on the Haridwar Rishikesh highway and very close to Har ki Pauri in Haridwar, the Doodhadhari Barfani Temple is a cluster of several small shrines dedicated to various Hindu gods and goddesses. The temple is built completely out of white marbles and is a popular tourist attraction in the cit...

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29. Bilkeshwar Mahadev Temple

Bilkeshwar Mahadev Temple

1 kms
from city center

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Bilkeshwar Mahadev Temple is situated in the valley of Billa Parvat near Har ki Pauri in Haridwar and is dedicated to Lord Shiva and his consort Parvati. It is believed that the site at which the temple sits is the same spot where Goddess Parvati worshipped Lord Shiva and he accepted to make her his...

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30. Bhimgoda Tank

Bhimgoda Tank

2 kms
from city center

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Bhimgoda Tank is a sacred water tank situated near Birla Ghat in Haridwar. The tank is named after Bhima - one of the five Pandava brothers. The tank is refurbished with the water of the Ganges and is surrounded by well-groomed lush gardens. The locale is also beautified with water fountains and flo...

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31. Kushavarta Ghat

Kushavarta Ghat

1 kms
from city center

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Believed to have been constructed in the 18th century by the Maratha queen Ahilyabai Holkar,, Kushavarta Ghat is considered the most sacred and auspicious ghat of the city. The final rites and rituals of the deceased are performed at the banks of the river including the Shraddha rites, after which t...

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32. Sureshwari Devi Temple

Sureshwari Devi Temple

6 kms
from city center

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Situated a little on the outskirts of the city in Ranipur near Haridwar, Sureshwari Devi Temple is dedicated to Goddess Durga. The temple is located amidst dense green forests and beautiful natural locales and hence it also makes up for a popular tourist spot near the city besides being an important...

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33. Crystal World

Crystal World

18 kms
from city center

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Spread over 18 acres of land in the holy land of the Ganges, Crystal World Water Park boasts of over 18 thrilling water rides. They also have the very famous 5D water ride in addition to several other games and activities. The park is also known to host private parties, weddings and other functions.

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