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Best Places To Visit In Haridwar In December

 
  • The ultimate curated list of places to visit in haridwar in december
  • 01Haridwar River Rafting With Tungnath Chandrashila Trek

    Haridwar River Rafting With Tungnath Chandrashila Trek
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      Code: 3713222

    About the Destination:

    Your one-stop answer to adventure, Tungnath Chandrashila trekk and Haridwar rafting experience in celestial like Uttarakhand opens up thrills every step along the way. Enriching the experience is the breath-taking beauty and dramatic varied landscape of the state, be it the lovely lakes, windy rivers, lofty mountains and soaring sights of the mighty Himalayas.   

    The tour unravels several gems of destinations. Around 90km from Rishikesh, Jayalgarh is away from the bustle of tourist spots. It rests on the voluble River Alaknanda. The calm and pristine environs make for a perfect backdrop for river rafting in Haridwar.

    A towering summit of Tungnath, Chandrashila means 'Moon rock'. Legend has it, that this is the very place that Lord Rama meditated in after he defeated the demon-king Ravana. The top enchants with sights of magnificent Himalayan peaks such as Nandadevi, Trisul, Kedar Peak, Bandarpunch and Chaukhamba Peak. Other delights of the trip include high altitude lake of Deoriatal, quaint Sari hamlet and Chopta, the mini Switzerland of India.

    Duration of the Tour: 3N/4D

    Temperature Range: The temperature varies according to the trek. Night temperature will be around 12 -20 Celsius in Mar - Apr and around 20 - 25 Celsius in May.

    In Oct – Nov period night temperature will be around 10 – 15 Celsius and December the night temperature can go down to about 3 – 5 Celsius.

    Meal Types: Lunch is vegetarian and dinner would have a non-vegetarian dish.

    Activities: Trekking, Rafting

    Difficulty Level: Moderate

    Max Altitude: Chandrashilla Peak 4000 M

    Total Trekking Distance: 14 kms

  • 02Biking, Hiking and Rafting in Mandakini and Alaknanda valley

    Biking, Hiking and Rafting in Mandakini and Alaknanda valley
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    • lHaridwar
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      Code: 3713222

    About the Destination:

    Treat yourself to a triple adventure of mountain biking trails, guided hiking tours and outdoor adventure rafting. All this takes place in surreal Uttarakhand which spills delights every step along the way. The state appears like the perfect canvas for rip-roaring activities with mesmeric beauty, dramatic varied landscape of lovely lakes, meandering rivers, high mountains and soaring sights of the mighty Himalayas.  

    Your fun journey commences with a drive through Mandakini Valley and holy towns of Rishikesh, Devprayag and Rudraprayag. Sleep well and arise to the sweet sounds of bird songs and the music of Mandakini River. The thrills include a visit to high altitude lake, Deoriatal whose mesmeric waters reflect the mighty Himalayan peak of Chaukhamba. Head to Chopta, considered as the Switzerland of India, it beckons with undulating meadows and sights of snow-capped mountains all around.

    Enjoy making way through charming mixed forest region, trek to Tungnath Temple the highest Shiva shrine in the world and to Chandrashila, the towering summit in Tungnath. The peak means 'Moon rock'. Legend has it, that this is the very place that Lord Rama meditated in after he defeated the demon-king Ravana. Also, lap up a thrilling ride of outdoor adventure rafting on the mystical river Ganga

    Duration of the tour: 4N/5D

    Temperature Range: Depending upon the season, temperature varies from  12 -20 degree Celsius, 20 - 25 degree Celsius, 10 – 15 degree Celsius,  3 – 5 degree Celsius

    Meal Types: Lunch is vegetarian and dinner would have a non-vegetarian dish

    Activities: Trekking, Mountain Biking, Rafting

    Difficulty Level: Moderate 

    Maximum Altitude: Chandrashilla peak - 4000 m

  • 03Chandrashila Trek with Chopta-tungnath 2016

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      Code: 2484300

    Group Departures: [November: 5, 12, 19, 26]; [December: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31]

    About the Destinations:

    A quaint and rustic village in Uttarakhand, Tungnath is better known as the starting point of the much acclaimed Chopta Chandrashila Trek. Reaching a height of 2,680m, this picturesque hamlet is adorned with the enchanting beauty of the evergreen pine, deodar and rhododendron forests.

    Be it the untouched beauty or the natural marvels around this Chopta, its myriad list of offerings and pictorial appeal has earned it the fame of being called the 'Mini Switzerland of India'. While during the summers or springs, the entire vicinity gets embraced with the charm and appeal of the exotic vegitation, during the winters, Chopta wears a thick blanket of snow that makes it even more appealing.

  • 04Chopta Chandrashila Trek, Uttarakhand

    Chopta Chandrashila Trek, Uttarakhand
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      Code: 8032780
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    About the Destination:

    Engage in a short and sweet trekking activity that unravels to you the charm of Himalayas. A quaint hamlet in Uttarakhand, Chopta is steeped in natural beauty with lovely meadows and ringing thick forest. During the Chopta Chandrashila Trek in Uttarakhand, you will also be visiting the Shiva temple of Tungnath. Perched at 3470m, it is the highest place of worship positioned in the Garhwal region. Also, get the opportunity to conquer the Chandrashila summit that towers at 3650 m. The top treats with sweeping views of the entire horizon.

    All along, you will be accompanied with breath-taking sights of frosted peaks. Enjoy camping by the lovely Devariyatal Lake. The trail to the top is a thrilling one as you make your way through bountiful forests and rhododendron bushes. The spectacular sight of Kedar Mountain Range adds to the experience.

  • 05Kuari Pass Trek 2016, Uttarakhand

    Kuari Pass Trek 2016, Uttarakhand
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      Code: 6691309

    Trip Starting From: Haridwar

    Group Departures on:  [November: 6, 7, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27]; [December: 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16 & 17 to 31][January: 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22]

    About the Destinations: 

    Kuari Pass is situated in Garhwal Himalayas. used extensively by the local shepherds, exploring this route is one of the richest manners to get a full view of the splendid Himalayas. Their imposing and scenic presence can be witnessed from atop Kuari, which literally means “a getaway”.

    Originating in Joshimath, a meeting point for many a religious pilgrimage, the path gives you a brief stopover at Devaprayag, before it gradually ascends to take you to heights that end with a mesmerising view of the Nanda Devi summit in all its glory. Replete with tributaries of the Ganges, dense mountain forests, and a fleeting interaction with local life, Kuari Pass trekking can be best enjoyed during winter months.

    Total Trekking Distance: 33km


  • 06Dayara Bugyal Trek in Uttaranchal, 2016

    Dayara Bugyal Trek in Uttaranchal, 2016
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    About the Destinations: 

    Dayara Bugyal holds the prestigious position of being India’s most beautiful high altitude alpine meadows. And why not? Perched at an altitude of 12,000ft, this 28sq. km of open vastness creates a natural magic with each changing season. Myriad hues with every wind change comes with its unique attraction, making this one of the finest destinations to trek to in India.

    From the Dayara Bugyal (‘bugyal’ means meadow in the regional language), one can enjoy stupendous sightings of the Himalayas. Apart from this, the other added attraction is a natural lake Barnala Tal, which is part of a tree lined meadow. Interestingly, this stretch transforms into some of the best skiing slopes during winter months. During other times, the lake’s water is a picturesque frame of reflections of the surrounding oak trees.

    With a campsite at a height of 11,000ft, the Dayara Bugyal trek in Uttaranchal captures the minds and memories of every traveller who heads in that direction.

  • 07Dayara Bugyal Trek with Surya Top 2016

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    About the Destination:

    Dayara Bugyal in the Garhwal Himalayas, offers a wonderful trekking experience both for a nature lover and an adventure seeker. Nature has laid open its bounties at each and every bend of the forest trail for you to explore, appreciate and cherish. Admire in awe the colossal mountain peaks that surround you as you gently make your way through woods, meadows and mystic trails. In winter the meadow transforms into one of the best ski slopes of the country. The snow peaked range set across the green fields create a perfect ambience that prompts you to stop for a moment, admire the sight and feel blessed from within.

    About the Activity:

    When you are in the lookout for the unexpected, Dayara Bugyal Trek and Surya Top Trek is the answer for you! A short trek that does not demand specialised skills lets, this trek offers you with the richness of Mother Nature. A trek through the meadows of Dayara and Syanri, it takes you through tiny mountain hamlets, stone-laid tracks through woods and a panoramic view of mountains. Admire the Gangotri range or Bandarpoonch peak from close distance at Surya Top. Enjoy life in a forest camp as you gather around campfire in the evening every day to exchange notes with others in the group. Enjoy the ethereal beauty of a star-studded sky as you lay back on the grass and you will be tempted to reach out for the stars.

    Total Trekking Distance: 50km over 5 days

    Maximum Altitude: 3,900m

    Dayara Bugyal Temperature Range: March: 4o – 14oC. May: 7o – 18oC. October: 5o – 14o. Dec: 2o – 10oC.

  • 08Day Trip to Haridwar in a Private Car

    Day Trip to Haridwar in a Private Car
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    About the Activity:
    • If you are looking for a spiritual journey to North India, take this opportunity to see the different temples in Haridwar and feel relaxed.
    • Arrive for Haridwar in a sedan from Delhi early morning and visit the most religious temples of India there, find solace with the atmosphere and chanting all around the place.
    • Enjoy the salubrious atmosphere spreads in the premises of Mansa Devi Temple which is dedicated to goddess Mansa Devi. 
    • Also make a visit to Bharat Mata Mandir that is dedicated to India because India is considered as a mother (Bharat mata) and it is near Sapt Rishi Ashram which is around 04 kms away from Haridwar.
    • Admire the beauty of Chandi Devi Temple that was built to pay tribute to goddess Chandi Devi and is located at a height of 208 meters at Neel Parvat.
    • Daksheswara Mahadev Temple is dedicated to lord Shiva and it is also known as Daksha temple or Daksha Mandir.
    • If time permits, you can make visits to several other temples which are quite famous in Haridwar and return to Delhi by late evening with a lot of memories.
    • Please Note: Prices may vary depending on the pick-up locations
  • 09Hire a Temple Sightseeing Guide in Haridwar

    Hire a Temple Sightseeing Guide in Haridwar
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    About the Activity:
    • Propitiously located at the point where the Ganges emerges from the Himalaya, Haridwar is Uttarakhand’s holiest Hindu city, and pilgrims arrive here in droves to bathe in the fast-flowing Ganges.
    • Hire a heritage professional temple sightseeing tour guide in Haridwar and experience the rich culture and spiritual locations around the vicinity.
    • Visit some of the most famous temples like Har-ki-Pairi Ghat, Mansa Devi & Chandi Devi Temples, Chandi Devi Temple and the famous Siva statue.
    • The guide is specialized in Indian history and religious social topic of ancient and modern India, which helps you to navigate through the vicinity and attractions.
    • You can hire a guide for a period of eight hours anytime during the year between 10 AM to 6 PM.