Rishikesh abounds with many new and and the temples. Few of the main attractions are Nilkanth Mahadev, Lakshman Jhula, Svarga Ashram, Gita Bhavan and Triveni Ghat.
Rishikesh is blessed with salubrious climes and is embraced by Himalayan forests with many old trees. Connecting with nature and consequently your own self can be quite easy in this serenity filled up lifting atmosphere.
Rishikesh is now round the year destination . Pilgrimage, yoga & meditation , white water rafting & camps, wild life Safari in National parks, trekking.
It is a vegetarian city by law, an alcohol-free city, and has also banned the use of plastic bags by shopkeepers and vendors. Rishikesh, the Mecca for peace seeker through Yoga & meditation has now many Yoga Centers and ashrams conducting yoga classes. Rishikesh now has countries best Spa and many Ayurvedic treatment centers for every ones requirement.
Rishikesh the supreme Pilgrimage invites millions of pilgrims on the auscpious dates when pilgrims try to get the drop of nectar through the holy dips at Haridwar and Rishikesh.Rishikesh is also the beginning point of the pilgramge to Chardham of Yamnotri, Gangotri , kedarnath & Badrinath. The Pilgrimage season starts in end April/ Early may and lasts til the Day of Deepawali ( Festival of light) end of October/early November. Elephant Ride & Wild Life Trip & Raja Ji National Park Raja Ji National Park :One of the biggest park in north India situated at the meeting point of Himalayan foothills & Indo Gangetic plains, the venue for migratory birds from world over . The core zone & one of the main gates of the of national park is Chilla. Chilla is 17 kms from Rishikesh on the east western side . Rafting Down the Ganges Only few rivers in the world have the mystique of the Ganges, the living mother Goddess of the India. Rafting on its water of wisdom is certainly an unusual experience. Enjoy and explore the life time experience on a date with mother Ganges. Your first encounter will be the beginning of the addiction.