The Govind Bhawan Dharamshala is most centrally located and among the most well maintained and prestigious Dharamshalas in Haridwar. It is also popularly known as "The Bathinda Wali Dharamshala".
It is a walking distance from the Har-Ki-Pauri. It is most conveniently located right in the middle of the market, halfway between the Har-Ki-Pauri and the Bus Stand & Railway station. Many restaurants and other shops and facilities are available next door to it. Various types of transports like taxis, autos and rickshaws are easily available right out-side the door of the Dharamshala.
Haridwar is a holy city revered by the Hindus. It is the gateway for the mighty river Ganges, as it continues its journey from the Himalayas to the plains of India. It is a perfect base from where one can visit the numerous temples and religious places in Haridwar and nearby including:
There are many more religious places nearby which are also very popular with pilgrims and tourists alike, these include:
Being situated at the base of the Himalayas, Haridwar also offers a great opportunity for nature lovers to go out enjoy the tourist places like: