RISHIKESH TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

Rishikesh Attractions and Sightseeing, Tourist Attractions Rishikesh - Discover Uttarakhand

Rishikesh the yoga capital of the world. Rishikesh is famous as the Hindu Pilgrimage town and is regarded as one of the holiest places in the Hindu Culture. Rishikesh is located in the foothills of the Himalayas in northern India, it is known as The Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas.
The holy city of Rishikesh is home to various tourist attractions in Uttarakhand. A place where divinity and nature choose and give experience, it wants to be an ideal place for people seeking purity, peace and knowledge. Rishikesh is the ideal base camp for the search of the glory of the mountains and conquering river torrents. Spiritual activities and adventure quest make an important part of your passenger flows. Touring places of Rishikesh Some places included in tourism are listed below.
Please keep clean the Ganges, do not dump any plastic in the Ganges.

TRIVENI GHAT RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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TRIVENI GHAT RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Triveni ghat is situated in the heart of the Rishikesh. Triveni ghat is the first place to visit in Rishikesh . No matter how hot a day is surroundings of ghat always remains cool because of the cool breeze. Triveni ghat got its name because of the meeting of three river namely Ganges, Yamuna and legendary Saraswati, at the ghat. You can also take bath in the holy water of river . Everyday Ganga aarti ceremony is celebrated twice one at the morning and other at the night.

LAKSHMAN JHULA RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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LAKSHMAN JHULA RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Lakshman jhula is a suspension bridge which is used to cross the river it is named after the lord Lakshman , brother of Lord Ram .Lakshman Jhula gives you the panoramic view of the area. There are markets on each side of the lakshman jhula .

RAM JHULA RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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RAM JHULA RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Ram jhula is also a suspension bridge like the Lakshman Jhula but this is larger in size than Lakshman Jhula . Sivananda Ashram, Yog Niketan Ashram and Omkarananda Ashram are located at one end of the bridge and the other end has Swarg Ashram, Gita Bhawan and Parmarth Niketan Ashram.

PARMARTH NIKETAN RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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PARMARTH NIKETAN RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Parmarth Niketan is the ashram located in Rishikesh. Parmarth Ashram has 1000 rooms . Parmarth Ashram has a clean atmosphere . with beautiful garden in it.Parmarth Niketan provides daily yoga classes .Parmarth Niketan also has a 14 feet statute of Lord Shiva.

SHIVANAND ASHRAM(The Divine Life Society) RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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SHIVANAND ASHRAM(The Divine Life Society) RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

This society is found by Sri Swami Shivanand in 1936. Ashram situated on the banks of the river Ganga . Ashram is divided into four sections, namely, The Bhakthi section, The Vedantic section, The Yogic section and The Ladies section. In the ashram there are so many peaceful places where you can sit and meditate .On the opposite side of the ashram there is a hospital also.

BHARAT MANDIR RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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BHARAT MANDIR RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Bharat Mandir also known as Rishikesh Narayan Mandir. This is a very old temple of the Rishikesh. Bharat Mandir has 8 floors .This temple is dedicated to mother India there are many photographs of the great men and women of the country and freedom fighters at different floors with some different story.Bharat Mandir has beautiful ancient architecture.

SWARG ASHRAM RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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SWARG ASHRAM RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Swarg Ashram is located 2 kms away from Lakshman jhula. One of the oldest and famous ashram of Rishikesh. The ashram is built in the memory of Swami Vishuddhanand ,also known as Kali Kamli Wala .Several Religious Activities like Chanting, Meditation, and Aarti take place in the Ashram. This Ashram is now maintained by a Trust called "Kali Kamli Wala Kshetra" It is a must to see this Ashram when you are in Rishikesh.

SAI GHAT RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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SAI GHAT RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Sai Ghat is also called as Marine Drive, because of its fascinating view. Here you can have a long peaceful walk with the cold breeze . There is also a beautiful small temple of God Sai . There are small huts where you can sit for so long . This place is very quiet you can sit here for hours and can enjoy the majestic view of the mountains, river , And birds on the other side of the river Ganga there is a jungle where you can spot some wild animals.

CHOTIWALA RESTAURANT RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

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CHOTIWALA RESTAURANT RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

A restaurant near Ram Jhula . This restaurant has a typical Indian food menu ,at the entrance of the restaurant there is always a man sitting dressed up with bright yellow and red clothes with plastered makeup with the famous choti . It is famous for pure traditional Indian food delicacies.

HOW TO RISHIKESH- UTTARAKHAND

Rishikesh By Air : The nearest airport is the Jolly Grant Airport at Dehradun (Capital of Uttarakhand).

Rishikesh By Rail : Rishikesh is well-linked by railway network to the major cities of Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh and North India.

Rishikesh By Road : Rishikesh is conveniently connected by roads to the major cities of Uttarakhand and neighboring states. It is connected with cities like Haridwar, Dehradun, Mussoorie, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, Yamunotri, Jodhimath, Delhi, etc

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Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India (249401)