Rishikesh is a beautiful small city in the mountains. It is the gateway to the foothills of Himalayas located in northern India. It is also known as the Yoga capital of the world. Just by being there and breath the air of Rishikesh give you the feel of inner peace. The holy river Ganga, Sadhus, Temples, peace, hills, greenery, Yoga and Hindu pilgrimage town, free roaming cows makes this place mystical. Since ancient time sages have visited Rishikesh to meditate in search of higher knowledge.
Rishikesh is also famous and best place for adventure activity like water activities, kayaking, bungee jumping, camping and trekking.
Places to visit and Things to do in Rishikesh
Triveni Ghat – This is the bathing Ghat. Everyday thousands of people take a dip at River Ganges and enjoy the Aarti (prayer) being performed. Sit on the banks of river Ganges and enjoy the cool breeze full of energy.
Spiritual Zero Ground – Filled with Ashram and temples. The area is known for its healthy and satvik living environment.
Check into an Ashram-Rishikesh is the best place to visit Ashram and study Yoga, Meditation and Hindu Philosophy.
For adventure lovers River rafting (September to May), Bungee jumping, Camping, hiking.