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Rishikesh is one of the most popular tourist hotspots among the young Indian population. Tranquilizing attractiveness, grand temples, architectural marvels and a never ending list of adventure sports — Rishikesh is a plateful of two opposite worlds.

Be it a reviving session of consideration and an over-crowded yet glorious Ganga aarti or an adventurous river rafting – this city has got something for everyone.

Laxman Jhula and Ram Jhula

The 450 feet long iron suspended bonds – Laxman and Ram Jhula – are the splendor of this lovely tourist hub. The bridges are 4 km from the Rishikesh railway station. Apart from present scenic beauty, these architectural marvels are important journey spots and are definitely top places to visit in Rishikesh. One can also visit famous Trayambakeshwar temple, Ram temple, and Laxman temple, situated in the vicinity.

The Beatles Ashram

The Maharishi Mahesh Yogi ashram got globally celebrated after Beatles visited this peaceful place. The quietness and tranquility of this place will leave you spell-bound and explain why this ashram is one of the best tourist places in Rishikesh. A quiet session of meditation here will make you fall in love with its spiritual beauty. Though it lacks maintenance and information, this quiet getaway is worth visiting.

Must do: Sit back, enjoy the quietness of this place. Do check out the hall where the group meditated.

Entry charges: INR 150 for Indians | INR 600 for foreigners.

Shivpuri

Shivpuri 19 km from Rishikesh, lies this town of Shivpuri which is pure heaven. Located on the banks of Ganges, this town offers a wide variety of adventure options and is one of the best places to visit in Rishikesh. The main attraction of Shivpuri are the camps by the river bank. One can choose from various adventures such as rafting, trekking, and boating and trust us on this — a vacation stay at this place would be worth every change.

Must do: Overnight jungle camping, visit Sakhya Sagar Lake and Karera Bird reservation

Must Read: 17 Super Fun Things To Do In Rishikesh

Neelkanth Mahadev Temple

Located at 1670 m, amidst the sylvan forest, the Neelkanth Mahadev Temple is placed 12 km from the town of Rishikesh. It is one of the most blessed Shiva shrines in India and also one of the best religious places to see in Rishikesh.The inside tomb depicting the saga of Samudramanthan is one of the key magnetisms here. The temple also has a freshwater spring which attracts many devotees for a bath.

Must do: Join the annual festivals during February, March, July and August

Triveni Ghat

Triveni Ghat is a crowded ghat together with the river Ganges, with pilgrims bathing around and is one of the points of interest in Rishikesh. It’s altogether a different site during the evening aarti. The spirituality and aura around this place will take you to a different world.

Triveni ghat is among the most sanctified ghats in Rishikesh with a comparison of three rivers Ganga, Yamuna, and Saraswati. A visit to this place will give you an insight to the unworldly beauty of Rishikesh.

Must do: Attend the famous Ganga aarti and get amazed by the sight of variable lamps in the river. Visit the market, nearby, if you wish to buy precious stones.

Neer Garh Waterfall

Two kilometers from the Laxman Jhula, a visit to this mesmerizing waterfall will leave you impressed. It will hold you captive in its unending beauty. Overall, the place is perfect for a much-needed timeout from the hustle of the hectic wandering. One of the best tourist places in Rishikesh, Neer Garh waterfall also attracts many wanderer photographers.

Must do: Trek to the top of the waterfall and knowledge the peaceful beauty of this natural beauty.

Kaudiyala: For a rafting spree

White water rafting in Rishikesh is largely concerted around Kaudiyala and its banks. It is a major Rishikesh tourist place in the holy town. This 16 km stretch of Kaudiyala is one of the best white water rafting zones in the world.

Must do: White-water rafting, boating, and camping by the river

Jumpin Heights: Jumping, flying and a lot more

How to Reach

   By Plane

Jolly Grant airport at Dehradun is the nearest airport to Rishikesh which is approximately 35 kilometres away.

   By Train

The nearest railhead to Rishikesh is in Haridwar which is approximately 25 kilometres away. Haridwar, in turn, is linked to major Indian cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Lucknow and Varanasi.

   By bus

Being a popular tourist destination, Rishikesh has a good network of buses connecting it with important places such as Haridwar

   By Luxury car

Driving up to Rishikesh is worth considering, as it is connected to other cities via the National Highway 58 and you can enjoy a comfortable Luxury car hire to agra with fun stops along the way.

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