Shantikunj is located on the bank of the holy river Ganga in the city of Haridwar Uttarakhand. It is entirely devoted to the awakening of spirituality along with unity, national peace, prosperity, goodwill, love among individuals. It removes jealousy, hatred, and stiffness for a better tomorrow.
Shantikunj is located at a distance of nearly 6 km from Haridwar railway station and is well connected to the national capital Delhi via air, rail and road links. It is located exactly on the Delhi- Rishikesh highway. Once you get down from railway station you can take an auto rickshaw or a taxi from there to reach Shantikunj.
If you are staying at a hotel in Haridwar then you can ask the hotel for a drop facility to Shantikunj. The nearest airport is Jolly Grant airport, Dehradun which is 30 km away from Shantikunj. It is well connected to all the major cities of India. You can take a taxi from the airport to reach Shantikunj.
There are stay arrangements available for the people who come there to participate in spiritual penance and training camps or to conduct sacrament rites visitors are allowed to stay maximum two days within the premises and are required to participate in all the activities. The stay arrangement is free of cost and space will be given depending on the availability of the space at the time of the arrival.
There are spiritual training camps available which offer self-refinement and there are options like 5 days to one month and beginner to advance spiritual awakening courses. If you have some time on your hands then these courses are a must try.
There are a variety of activities available which will enhance your spiritual being and the best part is that they follow the exact old Indian traditions in order to develop your inner self. Many people from all around the world come here to seek guidance and to find inner peace. The feeling of tranquillity this place offers is amazing. This is a must visit place for people visiting Haridwar.