Trip to Uttarakhand – Haridwar

I reached Haridwar by 2.30 pm, booked a room near the station, cost me Rs 300, had a TV in it. I had lassi, lunch in Haridwar. I decided to goto Hari Ki Pauri, the place where drops of amrut where spilled from celestial bird, Garuda after samudramanthan. Having bath at this spot is considered […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Part 12 Neelkanth Mahadev Temple

  Day 15: 11th Aug 2012 : I woke up early in the morning, it was last day in Rishikesh, the amazing city, I loved this city and its ambience. It’s quite different from all the cities I have visited, cannot be described in words, one needs to be at the place to feel it. […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Bus travel till Gaurikund

Day3: 30th July 2012 : Today my plan was to reach Gaurikund by evening, or as near to Gaurikund. I had told the hotel manager last night to wake me up early incase I do not hear my mobile alarm. Before, the manager came to wake me, I was already awaked. I had my morning […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Reaching Rishikesh

  Day 1: 28th July 2012 : I had decided to carry a backpack which weigh around 12 kg when full. I had packed my bag and boarded the Garib Rath from Borivali at 5:30 pm, the train was few minutes late(scheduled arrival was 5.25 pm). The train is comfortable for the price, but the […]