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Chandi Devi Temple

Address: Off of National Highway 74, Haridwar, India
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Ranked #3 of 35 things to do in Haridwar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Religious sites, Sights & Landmarks

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Mumbai
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116 reviews 116 reviews
66 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Chandi Devi Temple which is dedicated to Goddess Chandi Devi is located atop the Neel Parvat on the Eastern summit of the Sivalik Hills. The main murti of Chandi Devi in the temple is said to have been installed in the 8th century by Adi Shankaracharya, one of the greatest priests of Hindu religion. The temple also known as Neel... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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44 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

Take a combo ticket from Masa Devi and travel by shuttle bus to Chandi Devi which is after crossing the Ganga. There is cable car and view from the cable car is very good. Stay at top for sometime to enjoy the view of Haridwar. You need to do this as 1st thing in the morning before the mad rush... More 

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Thane, India
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Take a combo ticket for the ropeway for bith chandi devi and mansa devi as they are situated at two different hills.

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Hyderabad, India
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38 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

There are two temples on top of Neela parvath, one is Chandi Devi and other is Anjana devi( mother of Anjaneya /Hanuman).According Devi Bhagavatham, Chandi Devi emanated from Devi Parvathy (Jagadamba) to kill cruel and wicked and negative forces ,called Chanda and Munda and their masters ,Sumbha and Nisumbha demons.So , she represents courage, valour and victory! It is believed... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

While sometimes you just don't want to want to be out so early ...today we at departed at 130pm and enjoyed the friendly banter of cross cultural picture taking and making new temporary friends, meeting so many people. We went to the top, stopping at view points, and then returned to the bottom for a snack. My 5th or 6th... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Nice journey by the ropeway to the top of the Chandi Hill where the temple is located. Scenic view from the spot is excellent. There are many temples in the premises and the area has been well-maintained. Worth a visit during your sight-seeing at Haridwar.

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

chandi Devi Temple is situated at top of a small hill in middle of haridwar city. yoy can use stair or udan khataula to reach there. good place to visit.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This temple is located on a hill on the opposite side of the river, unlike Mansa Devi (which is located on the har ki paudi side). The cable car ride costs Rs. 160 /- for a two way ride for both Mansa Devi as well as ChandaDevi. This place is better maintained than MansaDevi though. After the cable car ride... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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18 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The day I happened to visit this temple, there was not much crowds. Have heard that the place gets heavily crowded during the season. This temple is a bit out of the town. The rope way is the best option to go up to the temple. You can buy the package ticket at Mansa Devi temple if you want to.... More 

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Doha, Ad Dawhah, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I liked everything but yes they need more cleanliness n management.The can atleast keep the place more clean n maintained wth a perfect RO and more managed place.

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