In Haridwar & Rishikesh 2 Day Tour from Delhi explore the holy & religious places of Haridwar & Rishikesh. Visit Har ki Pauri, Mansa Devi Temple, Lakshman Jhula, Ram Jhula, Sivananda Ashram and many other Hindu religious places. Learn about Hinduism & religious practices performed over here
Day-01: Delhi - Rishikesh Pick-up at 6:00 Hrs from your hotel/airport by company representative and drive to Rishikesh (6 Hours drive approx). Upon arrival at Rishikesh check-into the hotel and settle for lunch (at own expense) & later proceed to visit the Ram and the Lakshman Jhula suspension bridge over the river Ganga and experience the mythological facts about the two bridges as well as enjoy the panoramic views of Rishikesh. Further visit the Sivananda Ashram founded in 1936 well known for the yoga and meditation. Moving ahead visit the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ashram also called as the Beatles ashram famous for the stories of Beatles during their stay in the 1960’s. It is said that the band visited the ashram until 1968 and practices meditation which marked Rishikesh as the spiritual capital of the world. Further we proceed to stop at the 9th Century Bharat Mandir built by Adi Shankaracharya.Proceed further to visit the Rishikund and Triveni Ghat located on the banks of Ganga to experience the Maha Aarti and the meeting point of the Ganga, Yamuna & Sarasvati also called as the Sangam. It is believed that taking a hold dip at the Sangam purifies the aura and the body is relieved of all the sins. The chanting of the mantras, drum beats and the lamps in thousands in the river creates a magical atmosphere. Return to your hotel. (O/N Rishikesh)
Day-02: Rishikesh – Delhi via HaridwarAfter breakfast at the hotel, we depart to visit Haridwar which means the gateway to the almighty. Located 20 Km from Rishikesh 40 minutes by drive, visit Har ki Pauri it is believed that Lord Vishnu’s foot prints can be found on the walls of the ghats. Later we proceed to visit the other temples near the ghat before driving back to Delhi. End of the tour.