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Visit Mansa Devi Temple

The Mansa Devi Temple in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, is one of the most popular tourist attractions in and around the region, not only amongst devotees and pilgrims, but amongst tourists alike. It is heavily thronged during the festival of Navratri. The presiding deity in the temple is Mansa Devi, to whom the temple is dedicated.  

The Mansa Devi Temple in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, is one of the most popular tourist attractions in and around the region, not only amongst devotees and pilgrims, but amongst tourists alike. It is heavily thronged during the festival of Navratri. The presiding deity in the temple is Mansa Devi, to whom the temple is dedicated.

The temple, built atop the Bilwa Parvat on the Sivalik Hills, can be reached either by the trekking route, or through rope-way services (Mansa Devi Udankhatola), which has been introduced recently, for the convenience of visitors. The temple, considered to be very holy, is believed to have emerged from the mind of the great sage Kashyap.

Useful information:

  • The Chandi Devi Temple is another famous temple nearby and can be reached in a cable car.
  • Along with Maya Devi, the Siddhpeeth trio is completed.
  • The Mansa Devi Temple has a 3km pedestrian walkway from Haridwar.
  • There are plenty of lodging options available nearby, suitable for all pockets.
  • Devotees throng the temple with coconuts and flowers as prasadam for the Goddess.
  • Threads are tied and untied signalling the yearning and fulfilment of wishes by devotees.
  • Cable car services can be availed from as early as 07:00am in the morning (April-October) and from 08:00am during the other months.
  • The temple remains opened from 08:00am to 05:00pm.
  • Prices for prasadamvaries from Rs.20 to Rs.50. 

Timing

Open 24 hours

PREFFERED BY

Nirvana Seekers ,Experience Seekers,God lovers,Spiritual seekers

TIME SPENT

Around 30 Min

ENTRY FEE

No Entry Fee

Quick Info

  • Altitude

    314 m
  • STD Code

    01334
  • Best Season

    Oct - April
  • State/Code

    /249xxx (vary)
  • LANGUAGES

    Hindi, English