Kankhal is a small town about 5 Km south of Haridwar, and most pilgrims to Hardwar visit Kankhal at least once, since it has several important sacred places. For many years Kankhal was a much larger town than Haridwar, and many wealthy Hindus built homes in the early 19th century. It’s a smaller town now,…

The Ganges or Ganga, is a trans-boundary river of India and Bangladesh. The 2,525 km (1,569 mi) river rises in the western Himalayas in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, and flows south and east through the Gangetic Plain of North India into Bangladesh, where it empties into the Bay of Bengal. By discharge it ranks among the…

Uttarakhand became the 27th state of the Republic of India on 9th November 2000. The State came out of Uttar Pradesh. Demand for Uttarakhand was first made in 1930 at the Karachi session of INC. It occupies 17.3% of India’s total land area with 51,125 sq kms. Uttarakhand is a place with great diversity of…

A paradise for nature lovers, Haridwar presents a kaleidoscope of Indian culture and civilization. In the scriptures it has been variously mentioned as Kapilsthan, Gangadwar[8] and Mayapuri. It is also an entry point to the Char Dham (the four main centers of pilgrimage in Uttarakhand viz, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri), hence, Shaivaites (followers of…

The Chandigarh to Haridwar distance is 225 Kilometers and travel time is 5 to 6 hours. The road is partially four laned. There are two roads to Go to Haridwar from Chandigarh 1) Chandigarh, Narian-garh, Kala Amb, Paonta Sahib, Dehradun Haridwar 2) Chandigarh Ambala, Yamuna Nagar, Roorkee, Haridwar Luxury Volvo and other AC Bus Services…

A comprehensive list of trains operating to and from Haridwar.You can use this list of trains from haridwar for your reference. You can also browse the specific list of Trains from Delhi and Trains from Chandigarh . You can also check the list of bus from haridwar.     List of Trains From and To Haridwar

If you are travelling from delhi to haridwar, you can book one of the following trains. The following list of trains from delhi to haridwar is updated every month. You can also check the complete list of trains from haridwar  and/or List of Bus to and from Haridwar   No Train Departure Arrival Duration Running Days…

Most of people ask this question when they hear about city of haridwar, Where is haridwar? You might not have heard about haridwar because it is a small city, probably in radius of 5-10 KM only ( the city is a much smaller area as compared to haridwar district, which is an administrative entity). If…