Rishikesh is a beautiful city placed at side of Ganga River. Rishikesh do not need any explanation as its name is enough to know about the place. Rihikesh is formed by two words: Rishi and Kesh. The meaning of Rishikesh is lord or senses or you can also named this place is lord Vishnu. This place is situated at the northen part of our India. Ganga river is a holy river and this city is mostly popular for yoga, spiritual studies, ashams, temples. People who were faced many bad things in their life or they want to know the exact meaning of life, or people who want to know about the god, who loves nature will came here. This place is very holy and adventures also. Now with the time passing, rishikesh is becoming very popular in providing adventurous activities and fun activities. A Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas has many attractions to make you amaze. Many visitors came here and did a deep study on that place about tits nature, weather, location, people, culture and on many other things. This places is 7th largest city of India and major pilgrimage spot for the Hindus. This places is having a big tag of “World Capital of Yoga” as it has many yoga centers in which lots of people will learn the yoga, which is very important for getting fit and remain away from weakness and health issues. Also in these centers, you can get training for mentally calmness through yoga, so that you can leave without tension and frustration in your life.
Rishikesh is very wide in the case of visiting and taking fun. All season is having a equal crowd for visiting this place and holiday time in may and June will get higher tourist. When you are coming rishikesh so you have a wide variety of choices of what you want to do in those hill stations. There are so many place to visit like Kunjpuri Devi temple, parmath niketan, Laxman jhula, triveni ghat, neelkanth mahadev temple and many other places. Also you can enjoy by doing river rafting, paragliding, trekking, cliff jumping, bungee jumping and many other fun acquiring activities.
Rishikesh is not for only one person, it is a wide school of activities for their visitors. People will came here to find the exact meaning of life which they are living, some people will came here to learn about the yoga and meditation to make their life easy, some came here to take peace in the hills of Himalayas and rest were came here to take enjoy the activities of this places such as trekking, river rafting, paragliding and many other.
Where to stay is not a big question when you are going rishikesh because this place has lots of hotels, bhawan, dharamshala to staying with all facilities. You can opt any option. Generally people take hotels as they are very secure and many times people will get an amazing discount on booking them. Parbhat Travels is very well known with the hotels and they will provide you best one which is included in your package.
Shopping is very must to do thing for us when we are going any other place and rishikesh is very popular for shopping purpose also. You can buy many ritual related things from here and many other things of attractions. Generally local people of here make things from themselves and after that they sell them and earn their living hood. But this place is very rich in quality of things and people do lots of shopping from here.
How to reach Rishikesh is the main thing after discussing all other details about the place. Well friends reaching Rishikesh is very easy as this place is very near to all cities like delhi, Chandigarh, Varanasi, Amritsar, rajasthan. If you came from air route, so Jolly Grant airport is the nearest airport to rishikesh. So whatever medium you choose al very best for come at this holy place.