Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, Rishikesh

Witness a traditional Hindu prayer at Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, one of the area's most-visited ceremonies along the river. Set atop a ghat, or flight of riverfront steps, the prayer involves chanted verses along with bells and drums played by devotees. You can visit and watch as large numbers of leaf boats, filled with flowers and topped with oil candles, are set afloat on the Ganges. Alternatively, stop by one of the many nearby stalls to grab a lantern of your own and add it to the flotilla. Note that two other holy rivers, the Saraswathy and the Yamuna, join with the Ganges here. With our online itinerary creator, Rishikesh attractions like Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • The Ganga aarti is one of the best attaractions at Rishikesh. Zostel Rishikesh organised our trip to this place and the experince was just beautiful and mesmerising  more »
  • it was great experience of ganga aarti with huge crowd coming and watching the ganga aarti i loved it  more »
  • The Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, also called as the Maha Aarti, is an evening prayer performed on the banks of the River Ganga. It is a major highlight of the ghat, which attracts a large number of de...  more »
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  • It's my hometown, if you Ever been here you enjoyed every type spiritual,beauty, Mother Ganges. It's very nice and beautiful place. I love this place.
  • Good place to spend time and the river Ganges flowing! Spiritual touch and prayers. Overall, relaxing sitout
  • It is nice place for great look, here people come for its attraction of beauty. In it the look of Himalayan is so good. Then it is nice place for visiting.
  • It's the great place where I ever visited. It's really a very peaceful place. I love to be there again and again....
  • The aarti in the evening is the best thing that happens here.. The ghat is located at the heart of the city hence sometimes traffic is an issue otherwise it is a great place to be there

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In the downtown area, river houses remain the most popular accommodations, with a few guesthouses and hostels located farther back from the sacred waters of the Ganges. Most visitors choose to stay upriver, in areas filled with pleasant ashrams, hostels, and hotels perched near the water in clusters. Arrange your accommodations in advance to ensure rooms that suit your style, budget, and reasons for being in this spiritual capital.
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