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Neelkanth Mahadev

Rishikesh, India
+91 97174 44267
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Om Namah Shivayy

Road towards the temple from Rishikesh is quite narrow and difficult to drive on. Rest a very nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kunal s
Lord Shiva's temple

This is a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva located in the divine land of Rishikesh. Lord Shiva is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rajani k
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Rishikesh, India
+91 97174 44267
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

temple is very good to visit but way to reach temple was not good. it is about 30 km from rishikesh and road was not good. but you can see natural beauty on the way. temple was much crowded but if you are in rishikesh...More

Thank anjuanjali
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The temple dedicated to lord Shiva. Legend says that Shiva drank poison here and hence the name Neelkanth. The temple is simple and crowded at times. The Temple is about an hours drive from Rishikesh and the drive is quite difficult as road is not...More

Thank ShaileshSoni
Reviewed 6 November 2017

With lot of expectations we had visited Neelkantha Temple, 28km from Rishikesh.It is a famous Shiva temple – as per mythology Shiva seemed to have consumed all the poison extracted during Samudra-Manthan and kept it in his throat (kantha) making it blue (neel).We were not...More

1  Thank Kamal1943
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

If you are in Rishikesh, you can't be missing this place. Even if aren't too religious it's the kind of place which will make you feel at peace. It's crowded place mind you, given it's significance and popularity.

Thank Vijay P
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Nilakanth P
3 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