Le Grand Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Business Services
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Grand Hotel Haridwar
Travel Blogs from Haridwar
... large crowd in order.The ceremony itself was a series of prayer songs, I suppose similar to hymns, lead by the Brahmins on the main side of the river. This culminated in the lighting of various torches which were blessed and then passed around the crowd for people to hold or receive "good luck" from, as Mantun put it. The fires moving around on the river banks as the sunset made for a very striking scene. Simone then received instructions from Mantun on ...
... on a rock or something! However, with three trips to pick from as part of my panchakarma treatment package I opted for this as one of them. The adrenaline gauge kicked into life when I was picked up on a motorbike and we weaved through people, carts, cowpats, and monkeys to cross the river to my pick up point. The gauge then picked up some more when I got into the jeep, crammed with two Indian families and me and we swerved and knocked into each other as we went around ...
Note : Before reading the following tales please don't panic as we have safely arrived back to Haridwar!
It was time to leave the beautiful Himalayan landscape behind and attempt to reach the valleys.
Rain was falling as we departed Govingaht which resulted in a few obstacles for the journey to come. The road conditions were not just questionable but bordering on crazy and some what unpredictable.
... and the other thing.
Upon arrival in Delhi, I followed the signs to the domestic transfer, only to find that I had to pass through another huge security line. This security check was completely unnecessary since every single passenger passing through had already been checked before their first flight. Like so many things in India, though, this is done to use up some of the excess manpower that exists in this totally overpopulated country. While I was standing ...
... library, living room in the sprawling property was the height of luxury in Haridwar.
After some rest we relaxed at the swimming pool. Swimming Pool was very well maintained and we had a great time swimming
in infinity pool right on the bank of shallow and clean river Ganga. It
is a huge property with ...