Golden Triangle, Mumbai, Rishikesh & Haridwar
The Golden Triangle is so called because of the triangular shape formed by the locations of New Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan on a map. Enjoy the cities of the Golden Triangle together with Mumbai, Rishikesh and Haridwar. Marvel at the Taj mahal and many other “temples” on this tour.
Haridwar is one of the most popular pilgrimage cities in India and best place to know about Hindu culture. Millions of people visit this city every year. Haridwar has so many temple and Ashrams. Haridwar is also one of the four cities where Kumbh Mela is organized. Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Pauri is world famous.
Rishikesh is a small city of the northern state of Uttarkhand in India. It enjoys global fame as the worldwide capital of yoga and meditation. Positioned on the banks of River Ganges, Rishikesh is also the gateway to the Himalayas. It offers massive natural beauty and majesty.
This spiritual town boats a large number of temples against the beautiful backdrop of the Shivalik Range of the Himalayas. There is a well-liked legend linked with the name of the town. It says that when Rishi Raibhya did penance, God appeared before him in the name of Rishikesh. And hence it got its name.
While on one hand Rishikesh is a perfect destination for those looking to delve into their spiritual side amid the peaceful surroundings. Rishikesh is famous for Yoga and Meditation as well as Rafting, camping and Bungee Jumping, it is just 245 kms far from Delhi and is a beautiful city and widely popular in foreign visitors.