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Swarg Ashram

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Address: Rishikesh, India
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US$90.00*
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Private Day Trip to Haridwar and Rishikesh Day from Delhi
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Swarg ashram is again one of the oldest and the biggest ashrams in rishikesh, so much so that most of the land is owned by swarg ashram and the entire area/locality around ram... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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New Delhi, India

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Swarg ashram is again one of the oldest and the biggest ashrams in rishikesh, so much so that most of the land is owned by swarg ashram and the entire area/locality around ram jhula is known as swarg ashram area housing other smaller asrams, shops and restaurants.

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been here twice. A few years ago, I was with some friends who have not been to India. We came here and it was already closed to public because it is part of the Rajaji National Forest though it is on the end part, doable to explore. Back then, you have to bribe the guards but sadly, the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was blown away by how awesome this ashram was. So big and all the abandoned buildings are open for you to explore. Worth it but DO NOT PAY THE 600 RS!! Walk towards the Ganga and follow the little road up, into the forest. It's a small hike, but worth it and makes the experience more exciting!

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely to visit the Ashram that the Beatles frequented in the sixties and a bit offensive to be abused and price gouged by local opportunists that feel the need to charge more than the entrance to the Taj Mahal for a visit... Financially a rip off and an abuse.... but other wise a lovely place... people often just hop the... More 

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Rishikesh, India
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was lucky enough to have the whole place to myself, exploring all the abandoned buildings, finding great works of art in hidden corners or displayed throughout big open halls. Go and explore, observe, absorb the energy. Meditate for a while and imagine what was and what occurred all those years ago. Away from the hustle and bustle. Make sure... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife enjoyed shopping at Swargashram for souvenirs and some traditional clothing items like kurta material etc.

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Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Baba kali kamli wale is very popular name in rishikesh.This ashram belongs to him.The ashram is quite big and spread over the bank of ramjhoola .They have several hundreds of rooms for the devotees at very nominal rates. Ac, non AC big, small family rooms etc . the rooms are very clean and the ganga view is very spiritual and... More 

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Uttar Kashi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

From shopping and restaurants to beaches and ashrams, this is the place! The Best beaches in town are just upriver from Ram Jhula Bridge, and farthest down river is Maharishi's Ashram where the Beatles visited. In between are all the shops, cafes, bathing ghats and hotels that you need for great ganga darshan.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Went to this ashram after reading reviews at TripAdvisor.. Dont trust GPS and take left before swarga ashram.. Explore as much as you can.. Dont forget to write your own message..

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Dryden, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

Had the pleasure of visiting the Swarg Ashram and it was absolutly amazing. Such a treasure tucked away in the forest, it is a definity must see if you are in Rishikesh. The little meditation huts are sprinkled around the grounds and all the other buildings are so unique to see. The art work in the Bettles gallery very unique... More 

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