Radisson Blu Hotel Haridwar

THINGS TO DO IN HARIDWAR, INDIA


FIND PEACE IN THE TEMPLES AND NATURE THAT SURROUND HARIDWAR

Don’t miss the cultural attractions, exciting things to do and natural beauty surrounding Haridwar, India during your stay at the Radisson Blu. Animal lovers can get up close to elephants, tigers, panthers and hundreds of birds at Rajaji National Park, while adventure seekers can enjoy a thrilling ride down the rapids near Rishikesh. Haridwar, celebrated as one of Hinduism's seven holiest sites, is also a popular spot for pilgrimage visits to sites like Har Ki Pauri, Mansa Devi Temple and Bharat Mata Mandir.

Temples:

  • Mansa Devi Temple – 11.9 km
    Built to honor the goddess Mansa Devi, this Hindu temple draws many visitors due to the belief that the goddess answers the requests of her followers.
    Tel: +91 8826 055265
  • Chandi Devi Temple – 12.6 km
    Offering beautiful views of Haridwar, this temple is set on the top of Neel Parvat in the Sivalik Hills and is reachable by cable car.
    Tel: +91 9719 409897
  • Bharat Mata Mandir – 16.1 km
    Instead of the expected statues of gods and goddesses, this unique temple features a map of undivided India carved out of marble.

Spiritual sites:

  • Patanjali Yogpeeth – 11.1 km
    One of the world’s largest yoga schools, Patanjali Yogpeeth seeks to cultivate yoga and Ayurvedic medicines.
    Tel: +91 1334 240008
  • Har Ki Pauri – 12.5 km
    Positioned on the banks of the Ganges River, Har Ki Pauri is a popular destination for pilgrims desiring to bathe where Lord Vishnu is said to have once stood.
    Tel: +91 8054 084635
  • Pawan Dham – 14.9 km
    Full of mirrors, intricately designed statues and walls with glass designs, this shrine is one of the most popular sites in Haridwar.
    Tel: +91 0133 4260400
  • Shantikunj – 17.2 km
    Enjoy a spiritual day of meditation at Shantikunj, the headquarters for All World Gayatri Pariwar.
    Tel: +91 1334 260602

Entertainment:

  • Rajaji National Park – 32.4 km
    Take a day trip to this wildlife park for a chance to see more than 500 elephants, a dozen tigers and 400 different bird species in the wild.
    Tel: +91 1352 620933
  • Rafting at Rishikesh – 35.6 km
    Known for its exhilarating rapids, the Rishikesh area of the Ganges is the perfect spot for a rafting adventure.
    Tel: +91 7060 507245
  • Ram Jhula – 37.1 km
    Experience stunning views of the flowing Ganges River when you walk across this historic bridge that hangs from its banks.