Rishikesh is a town located on a partly mountainous terrain; it is a place for people undertaking pilgrimage tours and travels.
Situated on the banks of the sacred Ganges it is always visited by people who visit Haridwar. This destination has recently been a hotspot for adventure sports like river rafting. The river current over here is very silent compared to what you see in Haridwar where it becomes extremely violent.
Laxman Jhula: this exceptionally old bridge across the river Ganges dating back to the 1930’s is the prime landmark of Rishikesh providing spectacular view to your eyes. Tours and travel agents by default mention this landmark while briefing you about this place. Similar to this bridge, another bridge by the name of Ram Jhula has also been built parallel to it.
shiv temple- the significance of lord shiva is a great experience. worship and take a dip in holy river ganga for immortality.
shivpuri camping- here camps are set for adventure sports lovers. you can book in advance for perfect holidays.
river rafting- it is done near river banks of ganga under the supervision of experts.
yamunotri- people visit this place for taking bath and visiting temples.
Best time to visit- Rishikesh is ideal for travel in summers. in winters also you can go but adventure sports are not open at that time.
How to Reach
Rishikesh can be reached easily by taxi via Haridwar which provides as the nearest railway connectivity to Rishikesh.