Ramkund, NasikCurrently Open
- Address: Ramkund, Nasik, Maharashtra, India
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Lake
About Ramkund, Nasik
The Ramkund area in Nasik is one of the popular areas owing to the presence of a number of temples in the vicinity. Therefore, the area is visited by throngs of devotees throughout the year. During the Kumbh Mela, the famous Kumbh Snan/Bath happens here.
The Ramkund Tank is one of the main highlights in the area and was constructed around 300 years back. The pious tank is spans a massive area of 27m by 12m. It is believed that Lord Ram and his wife Sita bathed in the tank every morning during their exile here. Hindus scatter the ashes of a dead person in this tank in order for the soul to attain moksha or liberation. In fact, Indira Gandhi's and Rajiv Gandhi’s ashes were immersed here too.
- Food is available for purchase.
- Camera is allowed.
- Do not carry valuables.
- Drink plenty of water.
Ramkund Opening and Closing Hours
- Best time to visit is during sunset.
- Recommended time to visit between October to March.
How To reach Ramkund by Public Transport
- Buses ply to the destinations.
- Trains are available.
- Taxis also ply.
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