Har Ki Pauri

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    Location: X55F+F3V, Marg, Hiranwara, Haridwar, Uttarakhand 249401, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: 2-3 hours


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    Har ki Pauri is one of the famous ghats of Ganga in Haridwar and it’s a place where grand Ganga arati is performed in the presence of thousands of people. This is the place where its believed that Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu visited the Brahmakund. Har ki Pauri means the steps of Shiva and this is Where Ganga enters the mountains from the plains.


    The attractions of this place are so beautiful and amazing that you cannot leave this place for sure. The Ganga arati view of this place is just another level.  The view of this place at that time is so peaceful. The Ganga sound in the background takes on an entirely different world. 

    The sunrise and sunset views from this place are so beautiful. 

    In this place, there are so many nearby attractions and these are:

    1. Surkanda Devi Temple.
    2. Lachhiwala.
    3. Chilla Ranga.
    4. Piran Kaliyar Sharif.
    5. Kunjapuri Devi Temple.
    6. Neelkantha Mahadev temple.
    7. Devprayay.


    Hindu god shiva statue with bright blue sky background at morning from different angle image is taken at Haridwar, Uttrakhand.

    King Vikramaditya is said to have built it in the 1st century BC in memory of his brother Bharthari. He had come to meditate here on the bank of the Ganges and an area within har ki Pauri where the evening Ganga aarti takes place. It’s considered the most Sacred known as Brahmakund and It’s considered to be the spot Where the drops of Amrit fell over from the sky while being carried in a pitcher by the celestial bird. Evening in this ghat witness hundreds taking dip water of the Ganges.

    In 1938 the extension of the ghats took place and Hargyan Singh Katara did this.

    Inside/Outside Views

    Har Ki Pauri is a famous ghat on the banks of the Ganga in Haridwar in the Indian state of Uttarakhand.

    The views of this place are so beautiful. In the evening time which is the most cherished by its visitors and with a plethora of temples at the river bank offerings are made with lighted candles and diyas floating across the river an enchanting sight to behold. The chanting of prayers and mantras with sages meditation excludes spiritual vibes and it’s an experience of a lifetime.

    Opening Hours

    This place is open 24 hours. So you can visit this place any time.

    Entry & Others Fees

    There is no entry fee for this place. It’s free of cost for all visitors.

    How to Reach

    By air: The nearby airport from this place is Old Aambari Airport. You can easily reach this place by air.

    By rail: Haridwar Railway station is the nearby railway station in this place. So after reaching Haridwar, you can take a taxi or cab to reach this place.

    By road: You can hire a car or take a bus to reach this place directly. It’s the best and easiest way to reach this place.

    This place is so beautiful. I hope you guys like this place. So guys Prepared yourself to spend your Weekend in this place.

    Tips for Travellers

    You must carry water bottles


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, it’s safe

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes, photography is allowed in this place. There are no charges for this photography and videography also.

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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