Haridwar City Map

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This city located in Uttarakhand is one of the popular pilgrimages in the country of India. Because of its prime location on the banks of the river Ganges, this pilgrimage city of India is among the 7 holiest Hindu places.

Apart from being a famous tourist destination to the Indians as well as global tourists throughout the year, Haridwar is even famous among people as being the location of the Kumbha Mela, which is held here once in every twelve years. Another major attraction of the place is the Ganga Aarti, which is held every evening at around 7 pm. The lighted diyas floating on the Ganga creates a spectacular sight. Situated in the Himalayan foothills, where the Ganga River enters the plain land of the country, this place is dotted with innumerable temples and other religious places.

Haridwar Facts



City NameHaridwar
StateUttarakhand
DistrictHaridwar district
District HeadquartersHaridwar
Tehsil/TalukHardwar
Ward30
Lat Long29.945808, 78.155065
Area12.3 km2 (4.7 sq mi)
Population as per 2011225,235
Official LanguagesHindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
STD Code01334
TransportAir, Road, Rail
Vehicle registrationUK-08
Food and CuisineVegetarian Dishes, South Indian and Punjabi Cuisine etc.
ReligionHindus, Muslims, Christians, Jains
Festival Holi , Diwali , Kumbh Mela, Ardh Kumbh Mela, Ganga Dasehra, Kartik Poornima, Makar Sankranti , Maha Shivratri, Evening Ganga Aarti etc.
MonumentsRiver Ganga , Harki Pauri, Mansa Devi Temple, Chandi Devi Temple, The Clock Tower, Bheem Godda, Evening Ganga Aarti etc.
Places of interest Har Ki Pauri, Chandi Devi Temple, Mansa Devi Temple, Maya Devi Temple, Kankhal, Piran Kaliyar, Bhimgoda Tank, Dudhadhari Barfani Temple, Sureshvari Devi Temple, Pawan Dham, Bharat Mata Mandir, Evening Aarti, Neel Dhara Pakshi Vihar, Dudhadhari Barfani Temple etc, Patanjali Yogpeeth (Trust), Shantikunj, Anandamayi Maa Ashram, Ramanand Ashram, Sapta Rishi Ashram and Sapta Sarovar ect.
MarketsBara Bazar, Moti Bazar, Upper Road, Ranipur Mor, Jwalapur , Kankhal, Gandhi Ashram etc.
HospitalRamakrishna Mission Hospital, Shantikunj Hospital, Bhumanand Hospital Trust, Mahila Hospital, Shivganga Hospital, Metro Hospital & Heart Institute, Dev Bhoomi Hospital etc.
HotelSun Hotel, Haveli Hari Ganga Hotel, Raddisson Blu, Hotel Chitra Heritage, Alpana Hotel, Hotel Teerth, Hotel Sugandha Deluxe etc.
Industries BHL, Safeguard Industries, Uttaranchal Industries Haridwar, Creative Engineers Haridwar, K.K.G. Industries Ltd Haridwar, U.S Metal Products Haridwar, G. M. Enterprises Haridwar etc.
University/CollegeGurukul Kangri University, Swami Shraddhananda, Swami Dayananda Saraswati, Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Uttarakhand Sanskrit University, Chinmaya Degree College, Shrawan Nath Math Jawahar Lal Nehru P.G. College, State Ayuevedic College & Hospital etc.
Notable peopleRajendra Kumar Badi - Member of the Samajwadi Party, Vijay Bose - Indian Theatre Director and Actor, Satpal Singh Rawat - Politician, Usha Verma - Politician etc.


Last Updated on : July 7, 2014

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