Rishikesh, also known as the adventure capital of India, is the hub of White water River Rafting , International level adventure activities and various treks. Starting from river rafting in Rishikesh, one can experience different types of soft adventures like Reverse bungee, rope activities etc to extreme adventures like bungee jumping Rishikesh, Flying fox Rishikesh. River Rafting in Rishikesh has different grades categorized on the basis of rapids they have. Duckie and Kayaking in Rishikesh are the latest activities that are becoming popular these days. The treks in Rishikesh like trek to Vashishta cave, sunrise trek etc offers spectacular views of mother nature.
Apart from adventure activities, Rishikesh has been the holy and many spiritual centers in India. Rishikesh is famous as the World Capital of Yoga and known as the Meditation Center of Gods (Tapo Bhoomi). Located on the blue banks of River Ganga, Rishikesh is full of ancient temples and ashrams, that make it a hot spot for those who are seeking deep spiritual practice.
One can visit Rishikesh anytime of the year, depending on the individual’s interest and preferences. For water sports, September to Mid June are the best months. For pilgrimage, Yoga and meditation, Rishikesh is open for all months Located in the foothills of HImalayas, Rishikesh’s weather is pleasant throughout the year except during daytime in May and June where temperature can reach upto 40 degree celsius.
Rishikesh is well connected and accessible by road from all major cities. Nearest popular cities are
Dehradun: 45 kms
Haridwar: 25 kms
Delhi: 240 kms
Nearest railway station is Hsridwar which is around 40 kms.
Delhi airport is around 240 kms from Rishikesh with frequent flights from all over the world.
Dehradun airport is around 45 kms