Haridwar Ashram Rickshaw Tour - Haridwar Rickshaw Tour
Haridwar Ashram Tour is specially designed to experience ashram functions and life inside the ashram. This tour provides opportunity to meet people who live in ashrams and know about Ashram functions. During this tour you will visit Shantikunj Ashram, Saptrishi Ashram, Sapt Rishi Ghat and Jain Temple.
Ashram is a traditional Indian spiritual hermitage. Today ashrams are involved in yoga, meditation, music study, religious and cultural activities. The residents of an ashram regularly performed spiritual and physical exercises, such as the various forms of Yoga. Other sacrifices and penances, such as Yagya were also performed. Many ashrams also served as Gurukuls or residential schools for children. Ashrams have been a powerful symbol throughout Hindu history and theology. Ashrams are always prime attraction of people to gain knowledge of both intellectual and spiritual matters.
Shantikunj Ashram is one of the biggest and most popular ashrams in Haridwar. Shantikunj is also known as Gayatri Parivar world wide. Ashram has hundreds of rooms for devotees. Shantikunj Ashram is always busy in various social and spiritual activities during a day.
Sapt Rishi Ashram
According to mythology seven great sages of India meditated here. River Ganges has divided herself in seven parts due to disturbance to the sages. Seven sages were Kashyapa, Vashistha, Gautam, Jamadagni, Vishwamitra, Bhardwaja and Atri. Beautiful Ghat at the River Ganges is also located here.
Jain Ashram and Temple
Jain Temple in new attraction in Haridwar. The temple was built in 1990 with amazing Jain architectural manner with Jaisalmer stone. Temple is dedicated to Shri Chintamani Parshwnath Bhagwan.
Tour starts at 14:30 from your hotel. Our guide will meet you at hotel and take you to the eco friendly Auto Rickshaw. Later you will visit Shantikunj Ashram, Sapt Rishi Ashram, Sapt Rishi Ghat and Jain Temple. In last we will drop you at Har Ki Pauri for Evening Ganga Aarti.
Type of Tour Package
Private tour with English speaking guide and dedicated eco friendly auto rickshaw.
Cost of Tour Package
01 Person = 40 US $ (Rs.2500/-)
01-04 Person = 30 US $ (Rs.1500/-)
Tour guide charges, all transfer by eco friendly vehicle, all entrée fees, mineral water and soft drink.
Time of Tour Package
Tour can be done through out the year. Normal tour requires 03 to 03:30 hours.
Do not wear shorts or any other cloths which is not suitable for religious places.
Shoes are not allowed inside any temple.
Beware of monkeys.