This full-day private tour of Haridwar takes you to points of interest with a personal guide. The customizable itinerary includes Bara Bazaar, Mansa Devi Temple (by cable car), Daksha Mahadev Temple, Jain Temple, and Shantikunj Ashram. In the evening, visit Har Ki Pauri to witness a Ganga Aarti, a ceremony that includes your own flower offering to the Ganges River and a ‘puja,’ or prayer ritual, led by a Hindu priest.
• 8 hours
Rishikesh is a small city in the state Uttarakhand of northern India and enjoys a global fame as the world's capital of Yoga and Meditation. Situated at the banks of River Ganges, the city is also a gateway to the mighty Himalayas and is in possession of massive natural beauty and majesty. There are a large number of temples in this famous spiritual town. There is a legend lined with the name of the town that states that when Rishi Raibhya did penance, God appeared before him in the form of Rishikesh(God of Senses) and hence the place got its name This private walking tour will take you to experience the real charm of Rishikesh and learn more about the culture and religion. You will see LakshmanJhula Bridge, Market, River Ganga, Ram Jhula and some ashrams and temples. The highlights of this tour is the Ganga Aarti Ceremony in ParmarthNiketan. During the tour you will not only learn about Rishikesh but also the importance of the Ganga & Hindu religion.
• 6 hours
The two day private trip allows you to explore some of the most significant places in the holy cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh. Styled as the ‘Yoga capital of the world’, Rishikesh is adorned with eternity and spiritualism, as well as enthralling panoramic landscapes, while, Haridwar is famous for being blessed by the trinity of Lord Shiva, Vishnu and Brahma, and is the gateway to the four pilgrimages (char dham yatra) in Uttarakhand state. In Rishikesh, you will explore the two bridges over Ganges - Ram jhula and Lakshman jhula, visit the Beatles Ashram which exists after the famous music band The Beatles had visited India for meditation in 1968, watch evening Ganga Aarti (worship rituals of Ganges) at Triveni Ghat, and learn yoga in the next morning. In Haridwar, see temples, ashrams, and Har ki Pauri (foot prints of God) ghat, believed to be there since the 1st century.
• 2 days
During this 5-hour walking tour, visit sites such as the Bara Bazaar Market, Mansa Devi Temple, Har Ki Pauri Ghat and Ganga Aarti, and learn about Hindu Religion, Hindu Rituals, and Indian culture.
• 5 hours