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Neelkanth Mahadev

Rishikesh, India
+91 72220 15635
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The temple itself is very beautiful, very crowded as we visited on Monday, beautiful sight seeing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kanchan R
via mobile
On hill top

This temple is around 25 km from Rishikesh itself and has lot of devotees there. I would suggest... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Garima P
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Rishikesh, India
Rishikesh, India
+91 72220 15635
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The temple itself is very beautiful, very crowded as we visited on Monday, beautiful sight seeing on the way, must visit if you are in rishikesh

Thank Kanchan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This temple is around 25 km from Rishikesh itself and has lot of devotees there. I would suggest you to properly arrange for car or taxi for reaching as well as returning from there. Because while returning you may have hurdles coz the cab driver...More

Thank Garima P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's said that the temple is situated at the place, where Lord Shiva consumed poison after Samudra-Manthan, due to which his throat turned blue; that's whay it's name d"NilKanth"..The temple is almost 1 hour drive from Rishikesh. We get regular "Maxx" vehicles for to and...More

Thank Ssaurabh058
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The neelkanth temple was very divine and pleasant temple. We got nice darshan of lord neelkanth. Worthy visit.

Thank anithaaravamuthan
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Road towards the temple from Rishikesh is quite narrow and difficult to drive on. Rest a very nice place for the one having religious feelings.

Thank Kunal s
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in the divine land of Rishikesh. Lord Shiva is worshipped as Neelakanth here. He gets this name as his throat turned blue due to consumption of Poison that was obtained in Sagarmanthan. It is a small...More

Thank rajani k
Reviewed 26 November 2017

As you drive up to the temple to views into the valley are beautiful. The roads are very narrow and depending on the time of day/and or year there will be a lot of traffic.The drive is not for the faint of heart! Our yoga...More

Thank Katharine T
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The temple is not as attractive to visit but the ways to the temple through the hills is quite scenic. Worth a visit Also u will found a Maggi point with an less known waterfall behind the point Stop there for a pitstop ans enjoy...More

Thank Ayushraj7767
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This temple is in a mountain top and the approach road is narrow to accommodate both in coming and out going vehicles.One has to be very careful while driving as there are many accidents on the way.The temple is small but even though the directions...More

Thank 1Jayanthi
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

This temple is considered as the location where in Lord Shiva took the poison and his throat become blue. So the temple has the throat of Shiva as the main deity. The road to the temple is little steep and dangerous. The temple could have...More

Thank plpalani
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Nilakanth P
4 August 2017|
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Response from kaushikdjay | Reviewed this property |
You can go Whether it is raining or not. If you like adventure then the foot trek is a good one otherwise take a shared jeep.
3 July 2016|
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
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