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Ganges river India, the most revered river, lures pilgrims and adventure tourist from across the world. Ganges river has great mythological and spiritual importance and is worshiped as Goddess.
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The Ganges is one of the most revered rivers of the world. It evokes lot of respect and emotion from people of India. It has immense historical, mythological and spiritual importance. This river is of much value for Hindu religion as Aryans settled down here when they first arrived in India. Such is the religious value of this river that it is worshiped in the form of goddess deity Ganga. This river is significant in terms of commercial and ecological too. The Ganges acts as lifeline of the most plains of north India stretching from Uttar Pradesh to West Bengal. It is home to different varieties of species including many endangered one.

It is also major source of agriculture and drinking water in the north India. The areas through which river Ganges flows are also important religious destination. Rishikesh, Haridwar, Varanasi and Allahabad are some of the important religious destination through which river Ganges passes. It is from the Rishikesh that Ganga enters the plain of north India. Situated on the bank of river Ganga, there are many Yoga ashram centers in Rishikesh. Famous places to visit are Bharat temple, Pushkar temple, Swarg Ashram, Triveni ghat etc. Haridwar, another town, located on the bank of holy Ganga is popular for holding Kumbh Mela.

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Varanasi is the most prominent and sacred religious center of Hindu religion. It has become an important tourist destination of India. Since time immemorial it has attracted large number of pilgrims and tourists. The ghats of Varanasi has a legendary status and is quite awe-inspiring. Kumbh Mela(fairs) is held in every twelve year in four cities of India that is Nashik, Ujjain, Allahabad and Haridwar. It is widely believed that during this auspicious mela, all sins can be washed away by talking dip in the holy water of river flowing through the four centres.

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Yoga Meditation Tour - IVP-007
Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days Tour
Place Covered: Delhi - Rishikesh - Haridwar - Delhi
Religious Holiday - IVP-017
Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
Place Covered: Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Jaipur - Khajuraho - Varanasi
Adventure Vacation - IVP-018
Duration: 08 Nights / 09 Days
Place Covered: Delhi - Corbett - Rishikesh - Joshimath - Auli - Kaudilaya - Haridwar - Delhi



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