Take a holy bath in river Ganges at Haridwar, which becomes quite and calm after entering the first major town in plains. Also visit the holy city of Ayodhya, believed to be a birthplace of lord Rama. When in Uttar Pradesh, do not miss the holy view of Sangam - the most sacred spot in Allahabad and the confluence of three of the holiest rivers of the Hindu mythology, the holy Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati. Make a holy trip to Kedarnath shrine, one of the 12 jyotirlings of Lord Shiva, is a scenic spot situated, against the backdrop of the majestic Kedarnath range at an altitude of 3,581 mt. Badrinath, Bageshwar, Varanasi and Uttarkashi are some of the other religious places in Uttar Pradesh.