Rishikesh is regarded as the the land of Yoga, and is situated
in Uttarakhand, the northern state of India, encircled by Himalayan
hills and intersected by the wide and chuckling holly river Gangage.
Rishikesh “a divine city on the earth” is claimed as
the yoga capital of the globe. This is the leading reason that,
people from all over world come to this destination to seek a spiritual
pleaser and peace of mind. This place is full of spiritual Ashrams,
Yog shalaas, temples and many enchanting places. Thousands of tourists
making their wish come true to feel the Rishikesh. In our epics
Rishikesh is called as Dev Bhoomi "the land of God" Rishikesh
is a trek doorway to the Himalayan Shrines of Badrinath, Kedarnath,
Gangotri and Yamunotri.
Along with its spiritual identity you can find it a great place
for adventurous sporting activities like white water rafting and
other revering sports in the lap of nature, this is a point form
you can carry out your wish to treks and hikes in the stunning Gadwall
Himalayas. All this give added advantage for visitors. Rishikesh
is close to great Himalaya which makes this city a special one,
peaks of Himalaya look heavenly and magnetizes people to give a
walking dimension. Among all this, every year 2nd to 7th Feb “The
international yoga week” is being organized.
How can you reach Rishikesh
Airways : The nearest airport is Jolly Grant which is 18km.
from Rishikesh on way to Dehradun. At present chartered planes
Train : Rishikesh has a well connectivity with Indian Railways.
Hardwar, Delhi, Bombay, Howrah, Lucknow and Agra are the major
cities which are directly hooked up with Rishikesh through Trains.
Road : You can plan for your travel at any direction from Rishikesh
by Roadways. Large road transport covers every rute to State from
Summer :- Max 41.0ºC, Min 36.6ºC.
Winter :- Max 32.2ºC, Min 18.3ºC.