Rishikesh is situated 43-kms from Dehradun & 24-kms from Haridwar. The beauty of this place enhances with its calm environment, impressive waterfront, and dense forest and hills. Recognized as a town of saints, sages and scholars, Rishikesh is indeed one of the fascinating religious centres of India. Strategically located on the Banks of river Ganga, Experience Yoga techniques recognized world over, Know Hinduism thoroughly in its vicinities, Enjoy rafting and conquer the rapids of Ganga, Go for trekking in the nearby Himalayas.
Rishikesh is also rich in terms of major tourist friendly places. Lakshaman Jhula is one of the major attractions in its vicinities. Ram Jhula is another suspended Iron bridge that has been recently constructed between Shivan and Ashram and Sawarg Ashram.
Adventure in Rishikesh You can always involve in camping, canoeing & kayaking, river rafting, rock climbing, and more. You can always involve yourself in Hiking & Trekking. You may choose from the Devi Kauri, Darshan, Chandrashila, and several other treks from Rishikesh.
Nearby attractions are many. Dehradun, picturesque place with moderate climate, Mussoorie, queen of hill stations, Haridwar, Gateway to the four pilgrimages, and Valley of Flowers, the largest concentration of various species of wild flowers is to name a few.
Rishikesh scores most when it comes to visiting sacred places of India.