Rishikesh

Rishikesh

Rishikesh is just 24 Kms from Haridwar. Located in the laps of lower Himalayas, this place is considered to be the access point of three other pilgrim places of Badrinath – Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri the four great places which combine to make Chard ham . Rishikesh is surrounded by scenic beauty of the hills on three sides with Holy Ganga flowing through it.

Rishikesh is an ideal destination not only for pilgrims but also for those who want to delve deeper into meditation, yoga and other aspects of Hinduism. For the adventurous, Rishikesh is the place for starting their trekking expeditions and excursions to the Himalayan peaks.

Rishikesh is also acquiring greater significance as a centre for white water rafting, a base for treks and hikes in the beautiful Garhwal Himalayas, and other revering sports.

BEST TIME TO VISIT:

Throughout the Year

Accessiblity:

Air:  Nearest airport is Jolly Grand,

Rail:  Nearest railhead is Haridwar, 24 Kms

How To Reach –

Delhi – Mohan Nagar – Modinagar – Khatauli – Roorkee – Haridwar – Rishikesh

Distance Chart:

Delhi:          260 Kms.

Agra:           618 Kms.

Haridwar:    24 Kms

Places of Tourist Interest

White Water Rafting
• Lakhman Jhula
• Geeta Bhawan
• Parmarth Niketan
• Triveni Ghat
• Swarga Ashram