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Neelkanth Mahadev

Rishikesh, India
+91 97174 44267
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me and my friends had a lot of fun there .. people must visit this place in there future at least... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
anjalimehta26
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Udaipur, India
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Mismanagement looms large over such a holy temple

Our taxi had been stoped well before 2 km. Although we saw a lot of taxis crossing us while we were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Draloks
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Rishikesh, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

me and my friends had a lot of fun there .. people must visit this place in there future at least for once in there life

Thank anjalimehta26
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our taxi had been stoped well before 2 km. Although we saw a lot of taxis crossing us while we were walking. No shades for walkers provided, for kid of age 4 and 7 it's very much grueling to walk under sun! Well we reached...More

Thank Draloks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated on hilly area of rishikesh with narrow motarable road to reach ...people have lots of faith and they r eger to wait 1 to 2 hours in line for darshan ....parking is very much a issue specially on weekends and festive time....plan accordingly

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is very old temple situated on the hill near Rishikesh. Kawadiyas come here to offer gangajal abhishek during the hindu month of shravan every year.

Thank tejash
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Neelkanth mandir has lost its old charm. Ive been there twice earlier but when I went back this time I couldnt get the religious or the spiritual feeling. The temple seems more like a jail. U cant do jalabhishek properly, the priest forces u to...More

Thank SonalASharma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is very famous old indian temple for Lord Shiva. One must pray if you are around the temple. It's an architecture masterpiece too.

Thank Pawan R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This a holy shrine of God Shiva situated on a mountain at a height of around 1300 meters and about 20 Km away from Laxman Jhula. Road to it is ok for most of the parts but you will enjoy more if you go there...More

Thank Prabhakar M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Though one goes with wish to do a darshan of neelkhant but vendors selling prasad and mala would rob you like any thing.They will charge Rs 500 ,Rs 800 for a pooja thali. Better stay away from them.

Thank 666kukreti
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We missed this place last 2 times. This time we did visited. Unless you are strong believer of Lord Shiva, you may not miss this place specialy during Maha Shivratri period. Place to offer dhoop, jal, etc are not marked clearly. So while in a...More

Thank ketanmshah
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Visit this historic temple a bit away from Rishikesh. Many pilgrims come here to visit and walk for miles and miles. TAke your time and bring water and take many pictures.

Thank Truike2014
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rashNoida_India
I want to plan europe tour,so pl.advise me which month would be better -august or september? Which are must visit countries as i can plan for 10-12 days.my budget is aprox 150000rs.
3 July 2016|
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Response from BijuShantharam | Reviewed this property |
Having travelled through Europe with my family, I would suggest following options:- A. Summers, give you more hours of sunlight, hence more time to see and enjoy the place. Lesser clothes to carry (woollens, rain coats... More
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rashNoida_India
i am planning to go shivpuri on11 june for rafting and after that we want to do darshan of neelkanth temple. pl sugest me weather i should go the same day or next day morning? what can i do in advance? can we arrange something for my 80 years old mom?
6 June 2016|
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Response from RussRego | Reviewed this property |
Considering that you are traveling with a senior citizen, and would be traveling in the next 2 months (June or July), I suggest you take into account the following: 1. Shivpuri to Rishikesh rafting is a 16Km trip with at... More
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rajeevmtl
How to reach Neelkanth Mahadev Mandir from Rishikesh
25 May 2016|
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Response from Shikha S | Reviewed this property |
If you are with family go via cab or taxi/ car. Or if you are with friends or have bike will be more interesting. The roads, landscapes are very beautiful their.
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