in Haridwar of State of Uttarakhand, India
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 29.948 and 78.160 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 29° 56' 52" and E 78° 9' 36"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - INR
- Spoken languages:
- English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:24 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:52 am and 5:17 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to India.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2023-11-27 07:28:03
Haridwar in Haridwar (State of Uttarakhand) with it's 186,079 inhabitants is a city in India about 107 mi (or 172 km) north-east of New Delhi, the country's capital.
Local time in Haridwar is now 02:24 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Haridwar, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in India is Dehradun Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in India is Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks in a distance of 104 mi (or 168 km), North-East. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dehra Dun, Panchkula, Shimla, Chandigarh and Delhi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 58 °F|
|Evening Temperature||19°C / 66 °F|
|Night Temperature||16°C / 60 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Wednesday, 29th of November 2023
25°C (77 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 30th of November 2023
24°C (76 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 1st of December 2023
25°C (76 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Hotel Bhaj Govindam
Hotel Aditya Sheraton
Haridwar @ Har Ki Pauri Hotel Le Roi
HOTEL KRISHNA JI
Hotel Krishna Ji
Ganga Sadan by Hive
Hotel Crystal Ganga Heights
Videos from this area
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Hotel Krishna ji, located in the queen of holy cities, Haridwar, which is located at the bank of river Ganges and the hotel is within walking distance of some of the city's best-known attractions...
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Beautiful journey of incredible india HARIDWAR. Har ki pauri, ganga ghat, Brahma kund.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Kankhal is a small colony in Haridwar in the Haridwar district of Uttarakhand state in India. Mentioned in the Vayu Purana and the Mahabharata as Kanakhala, Kankhal is one of 'Panch Tirth' (Five Pilgrimages) within Haridwar, with other spots being Gangadwara, Kushwart (Ghat in Kankhal), Bilwa Teerth and Neel Parvat.
Sapta Puri are seven holy pilgrimage centres in India where the word 'puri' means "town" or "city" suffixed to the word 'sapta' meaning "seven". Specifically, the names of the pilgrimage centres, which are tirthas (holy places), are: Ayodhya, Mathura, Haridwar, Varanasi (Benaras, Kashi), Kanchipuram, Ujjain (Avanti) and Dwarka (अयोध्या, मथुरा, हरिद्वर,वाराणसी, कांचीपूरम्,उजैनी,द्वारका). In Hinduism, tirtha connotes religious places of spiritual importance.
Haridwar railway station
The Haridwar Railway Station (Hindi: हरिद्वार रेलवे स्टेशन), station code HW, also known as Haridwar Junction is the only railway station in the holy city of Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India. It falls under the Moradabad division of the Northern Railway zone of the Indian Railways. Haridwar was first connected with railways, via Laksar, through branch line in 1886, when the Awadh and Rohilakhand Railway line was extended through Roorkee to Saharanpur, this was later extended to Dehradun in 1900.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hardwār, Haridwār, हरिद्वार, হরদুৱার, Hardwar, Haridvár, Haridwar, હરદ્વાર, ハリドワール, ಹರಿದ್ವಾರ, ഹരിദ്വാർ, ହରିଦ୍ଵାର, ਹਰਿਦੁਆਰ, ہریدوار, Харидвар, Хардвар, हरिद्वारम्, அரித்துவார், హరిద్వార్, Харідвар, 赫尔德瓦尔