Places to Visit in Ghaziabad
Pragati Maidan Crafts Museum - This museum showcases a plethora of traditional Indian handicrafts. The crafts include rural as well as tribal handiworks. The museum is quite well-maintained. It is situated at the Pragati Maidan area in the city. Dudheshwar Nath Mandir - Shri Dudheshwar Nath Mahadev Math Mandir is a very popular local temple. It owes its name to a strange legend. It is said that long ago a cow released her own milk into a hole dug by her. Pious Hindus built a temple on that site. The Dudheshwar Nath temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Hastinapur Wildlife Sanctuary - The Hastinapur Sanctuary sprawling in an area of 2073 sq. kms, is inhabited by varied types of wild animals like the swamp deer, chital, nilgai, wolf, leopard, hyena, gharial and wild boar. Garhmukteshwar - Devotees, who come over to Jarkhandeshwar Temple and Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple to pay their obeisance, throng Garhmukhteshwar throughout the year. Infact, the place is famous basically for the beautiful temples. The temples of Dudheshwar Nath and Durga Devi are also located in the city.