PLACES

HAR KI PAURI

Har Ki Pauri is a famous ghat on the banks of the Ganges in Haridwar in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. This revered place is the major landmark of the holy city of Haridwar. Literally, “Har” means “Lord Shiva” who is the god according to shaivite Rishav Bhagwan school of Hindu theology, “Ki” means “of” and “Pauri” means “steps”. Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu are believed to have visited the Brahmakund in Har Ki Pauri in the Vedic times. There is a large footprint said to belong to Lord Vishnu on a stone wall.

RAJAJI NATIONAL PARK/TIGER RESERVE SAFARI

Rajaji Tiger Reserve provides an opportunity for experiencing and appreciating the bounties of nature. Nature walk, trekking, wildlife sighting, bird watching, nature photography, learning local culture etc are few things to look. More than 50 species of mammals including the highly endangered Asian Elephant and Tiger found in the Park. Over 300 species of birds are reported from Rajaji Tiger Reserve, making it an important birding area in the Country.
Timings: 15th November-15th June.

CHANDI DEVI TEMPLE

The temple is situated atop the Neel Parvat on the Eastern summit of the Sivalik Hills, the southernmost mountain chain of the Himalayas. Chandi Devi Temple was built in 1929 by Suchat Singh in his reign as the King of Kashmir. The temple also known as Neel Parvat Teerth is one of the Panch Tirth (Five Pilgrimages) located within Haridwar. he Temple is located at a distance of 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) from Har ki Pauri.

PIRAN KALIYAR SHARIF

Piran Kaliyar is the dargah of 13th-century Sufi saint of Chishti Order, Alauddin Ali Ahmed Sabir Kalyari also known as Sarkar Sabir Pak and Sabir Kaliyari, situated at Kaliyar village, near Haridwar on the banks of Ganga Canal, 7 km. from Roorkee,[1] It is one of the most revered shrine for Muslims in India and is equally revered by Hindus and Muslims. The dargah shrine built by Ibrahim Lodhi, an Afghan ruler of Delhi,He was the Sufi Saint of Chishti Order in the 13th century, a successor to Baba Farid (1188–1280), and the first in the Sabiriya branch of Chishti Order.

THE PENTAGON MALL

The Pentagon Mall located exactly between haridwar and roorkee, this mall is a blessing for the students studying at Roorkee. Good place to hang out with family and friendsand kids can also enjoy small rides, some shopping outlets, food courts and enjoy wave cinema. Here some of the biggest brands like Mc Donalds, Reliance Footprints, Bikanervala, DLF AVE.NUE, Wave Cinemas, Ritu Wears Big Life, Woodland, Spencers, Reliance Trends.