Triveni Sangam Prayag

Currently Open [Closes at 09:00 pm]
  • Address: Baand Marg, Kumbh Mela Area 1, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211055, India
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  • Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-5322408374
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Water Body, Waterfront, Landmark, River

Triveni Sangam Prayag - Review

Three rivers, Ganges, Yamuna and the invisible River Saraswati meet together here, creating a beautiful sight to the spectators. During the Kumbh Mela, which is celebrated here every 12 years, tourists and pilgrims from all over the country flock together, forming a human sea. Indira Gandhi, who was the dynamic Prime Minister of India, used to visit here and take a holy dip in the Sangam.

One of the myths associated with the place is that when Gods passed over here with a pitcher full of nectar, a few drops of the nectar fell down. So a bath in the Sangam is considered very auspicious, having the power to wash away all your sins, making you pure. Another belief is that Lord Brahma used to perform Prakrishta Yajna here. This is supposed to give Allahabad the name Prayag.

The very sight of the holy rivers is bound to make you awe at the spirituality of the place. There are boats to take you to the Sangam and once you reach the place, you will be spellbound with the beauty of the place. River Yamuna is deep and calm with greenish colored water, while River Ganges is frivolous with shallow and clear water. River Saraswati is believed to be underneath the water and not visible to the human eye.

Many of the devotees take a dip in the holy waters of the Sangam and perform Pujas. Beware of the pundits who help you perform the rituals, as they may charge you extra. During auspicious days a number of holy men and devotees take a dip in the Sangam. A lot of birds are also seen here and people buy chips and dry snacks to feed them. The divinity of the place is beyond description and its beauty is best experienced during the sun rise and the sun set.

Triveni Sangam Prayag Information

  • Visit the place in the morning or in the evening as the place is very hot during the afternoon.
  • Bargain with the boatman and fix the price before you step into the boat.
  • During the winter seasons you may see a lot of immigrant birds.
  • Do not carry any of your valuable when you go for a ride in the boat. Better keep it in the vehicle or in lockers if they are available.
  • If you are performing any puja, make sure that the pundits do not fool you.
  • Be careful when going on the boat with children.
  • Take drinking water and food with you.

Triveni Sangam Prayag Ticket Prices

  • Rs.20 to use the temporary platform made inside the Sangam.
  • Other Hours Details: Open on all days of the week.

How To reach Triveni Sangam Prayag by Public Transport

  • Bus stand outside temple.

Restaurants Near Triveni Sangam Prayag

  • There are no eateries nearby.

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TripHobo Highlights for Triveni Sangam Prayag

  • Triveni Sangam Prayag Address: Baand Marg, Kumbh Mela Area 1, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 211055, India
  • Triveni Sangam Prayag Contact Number: +91-5322408374
  • Triveni Sangam Prayag Timing: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Triveni Sangam Prayag Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Triveni Sangam Prayag(preferred time): 06:00 am - 09:00 am
  • Time required to visit Triveni Sangam Prayag: 00:30 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Triveni Sangam Prayag

  • 95% of people who visit Allahabad include Triveni Sangam Prayag in their plan

  • 38.1% of people start their Triveni Sangam Prayag visit around 05 AM - 06 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Triveni Sangam Prayag

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Triveni Sangam Prayag

People normally club together Allahabad Fort and Shankar Viman Mandapam while planning their visit to Triveni Sangam Prayag.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Triveni Sangam Prayag, Allahabad Reviews

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  • Sangam.. A place meaning confluence, a place where three rivers meet.. In sangam, Allahabad, auspicious rivers,i.e. Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati meet. If you visit allahabad.. U should go to this place for darshan and boating.. Beware of the the boatmen here.. U should bargain properly before hiring a boat or they'll take a large money for no reason.. Near sangam, there is Akbar fort which has its historical significance and bade/lete Hanuman ji ka mandir as it is called..It has its own religious significance. U have to walk a distance from here for public conveyance as it isn't allowed inside this area. Also carry some bag or something to keep your wallet, mobile and stuff as there is no option to submit ur stuff anywhere... Hope this review is helpful.. For any other queries.. U can put a question over here...

  • Don’t miss the Boating to the Center of Triveni Sangam. You can share as well get a Personal boat ride from the Locals there.

  • In Hindu tradition Triveni Sangam is the "confluence" of three rivers. Sangama is the Sanskrit word for confluence. The point of confluence is a sacred place for Hindus. Mostly Hindu residing in the locality and out of state too often visit here to perform rituals.

  • Joining of three rivers..cozy atmoshphere but the boatmen tries to cheat as usual.

  • Buttifu I love my India tha rivaar

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  • Is asthi visarjan is permitted during the month of august.please reply we are suppossed to go on 9 august of this year

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    • Yes, asthi visarjan is permitted during the month of August. For more information regarding the rituals, feel free to contact the officials on  91-5322408374.

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