Located 42km away from the holy city Haridwar on the banks of Malini River is the eminent Kanva Rishi Ashram. Lying amidst the huge forest and lush greenery one has to trek down to the Ashram. The Ashram is located 200km in west of Delhi in the Uttarakhand district and can be easily reached by means of local transport. However positioned on the outskirts of Haridwar one has to walk for most part of the journey.
For nature lovers Kanva Rishi ashram is a perfect retreat. The place promises to offer serenity and liberation that is far-off from the bustling city life. Needless to state, it is a quick gateway where one can eliminate all his tensions and worries.
According to popular myths the name of the Ashram is associated with a Rishi, Kanav who is believed to be the chancellor of karnavashram. It was a place where more than 10,000 students used to study about the Vedas and teachings of their gurus. So those who wish to take pleasure in its soothing environs, make sure you visit the place during your trip to Haridwar.