Amongst various other holy shrines in Haridwar, Mansa Devi temple is the oldest place of worship. The temple is dedicated to goddess Mansa Devi, who is believed to be the deity with a pure spirit and heart. It is said that one who visits the temple and wishes for anything with pure heart, his/ her wish is always granted.
Situated on the top of a Bilwa Parvat, the temple is surrounded with abundant greenery and rich vegetation. The location of the temple offers perfect view for sighting the attractions of the holy town. Tourists can enjoy camping on its way and trekking along the banks of Ganges and the gigantic Himalayas is a plus to your journey. For those who wish to cut short the travelling time they can opt for local transport, like taxis or auto-rickshaws to reach the temple.
The temple is crowded throughout the year with tourists coming here from different corners of the world, to offer their prayers and thank the god when their wish is fulfilled.