Rishikesh

Rishikesh Is A Blend Of Tranquility And Adventure. Its Location At The Confluence Of River Ganges And River Chandrabhaga And Views Of Spectacular Hills And Various Adventurous Activities Such As Trekking, Rafting And Camping Captivate Nature Lovers; The Tranquility Of The Place With The Importance Attached To It As A Pilgrim Center Touches The Soul Of Pilgrims. Rishikesh Is Called As The Yoga Capital Of The World.

Visitor Information

Famous For: Spirituality, Adventure Sports, Temples, Ghats.
Major Attraction: Shivpuri, Beatles Ashram, Neelkanth Mahadev.
Nearby Places: Haridwar, Dehradun, Mussoorie.
Ideal Visit Time: 2 Days.

How to Reach

Air - Jolly Grant Airport Is The Nearest One To Rishikesh, Lying About 32 Min (20.7 Km) Away From The City. Major Flights Like Indigo, Jet Airways, Air India Etc Have Regular Flights Here From All Major Cities. Take Pre Paid Taxis From Here.
Road -Uttarakhand State Buses Runs Regular Buses To Here From All Parts Of The State. Buses Run From Delhi, Haridwar And Dehradun On A Daily Basis. Nh34 Is The Major National Highway Passing From Here.
Rail -Rishikesh Railway Station (Rksh) Is The Nearest Junction Located At A Short Distance From The Main City. The Connectivity Here Is Not That Good And The Best Option Would Be To Take A Train To Haridwar Junction Railway Station (Hw) Which Has Good Connectivity From Every City In Northern India. A Taxi Can Be Availed From Here To Rishikesh 43 Min (19 Km) Away.

Places To Visit :

1. Laxman Jhula
2. Neelkanth Mahadev Temple
3. The Beatles Ashram
4. Swarg Ashram
5. Parmarth Niketan
6. Rajaji National Park
7. Kaudiyala
8. Shivpuri
9. Jumpin Heights
10. Shivpuri
11. Narendra Nagar