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Best Sightseeing Tours in Rishikesh

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    Rent a Motorbike in Rishikesh
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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Rishikesh is a beautiful quaint town in North India that is revered for its scenic and spiritual significance.Rent a bike and set out on a trip in this beautiful town. You can pick up your bike from Laxman Jhula Road.You can choose to pick a Royal Enfield or a Bajaj Avenger for your bike trip.Rishikesh has a plethora of places to visit and use the opportunity to make your way to them. You can visit Kunjapuri Temple which is known for the 360 degree view of Rishikesh one gets to see there.Visit the local marketplace for some souvenir shopping or ride through Laxman Jhula and feel the sway of the bridge as you cross it.Visit Triveni Ghat in the evening to watch the evening Aarti. Its truly a sight to behold as you watch hundreds of little leaf boats with a lamp on it that illuminates the evening river.End your rental after 12 hours by returning the bike at the starting point.  

    h12 Hours
    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    900


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    Rent a Guide For Sightseeing in Rishikesh
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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Nestled at the foothills of the Upper Himalayas, Rishikesh is a true gem of a spot because of its locations and its sights.The best way to explore Rishikesh is by getting a guide and touring with him. Set out on a day tour of this beautiful town starting from Laxman Jhula Road.Through the course of the day, you will have a chance to discover the best of this quaint town and explore the various local places with your guide in tow.Go explore a waterfall and sip the pure mountain water as it meanders down towards the lower parts of the country.Visit the local market for some souvenir shopping and make your way through the hustle and bustle.Kunjapuri temple is known for the stunning 360 degree view of Rishikesh and is popular for the view one gets to watch at sunset and sunrise.Enjoy the tranquility and the spiritual emancipation as you observe the evening Aarti at Ram Jhula and Parmath Niketan.The guide will give you a brief about the places you visit and help you get a better understanding of the place and its significance.End the tour after 12 hours with a lot of beautiful memories. 

    h11 Hours
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    1200


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    Rent a Cycle For Full Day in Rishikesh
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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Rishikesh is a beautiful town in the foothills of the Himalayas and is located close to the Upper Himalayas. Rent a Bicyle and tour this beautiful hill city.Pick up your cycle from Laxman Jhula Road.Rishikesh has a lot of attractions to visit. Cycle to Laxman Jhula, Beatles Ashram and the ghats for a fun and exciting time.You can cycle to Triveni Ghat and watch the evening Aarti. Its truly a sight to behold as you bask in the spiritual energy emanating.This is a tour that will last you a lifetime because of the fresh air that you will breathe while cycling through this hill station.The tour ends after 12 hours when you return your rented cycle.

    h12 Hours
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    400


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Imagine picturesque mountains, beautiful valleys, a rushing stream of pure mountain water and a city so beautiful, it feels like a dream. Welcome to Rishikesh.Rent a guide and embark on a fun trekking day trip in Rishikesh which starts from Laxman Jhula Road.In the course of this trek, the guide will help you trek and explain the significance of the places you trek to.Start your tour by trekking to Kunjapuri Temple road which is known for the 360 degree view of Rishikesh and the beautiful sunrise and sunset one gets to observe.You will then trek from the temple up to new waterfall which is quite a hike.Enjoy yourself at the waterfall as you experience the pure water and end your tour after 11 hours.

    h11 Hours
    Very Good 4

    Starting from

    1200


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Nestled in the foothills of the Upper Himalayas, Rishikesh is a beautiful town with a rich history and wonderful sights to offer.Rent a scooty for 12 hours and go for a fun ride in RIshikesh to see all the attractions and have a jolly good time.You can choose between a Hero Maestro or a Mahindra Duro scooty to ride.The tour starts from Laxman Jhula Road where you can pick up your scooty.Make your way to the local waterfalls, Kunjapuri Temple, Laxman Jhula and a lot of other places.Go to the local market for some shopping fun.Head to Triveni Ghat in the evening to observe the evening prayers. Its an experience you just cannot miss.The rental ends when you drop your scooter at the starting point in 12 hours.

    h12 Hours
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    500


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:If you wish to tour the the beautiful city of Rishikesh, this is the perfect tour for that.Embark on an 8 hour tour of this city as you explore the various attractions and sights in RIshikesh. The tour starts at your discretion after getting picked from your hotel in Rishikesh.Visit Kunjapuri Temple which is known for its 360 degree view of Rishikesh city and the view it provides at sunset.Visit the Beatles Ashram dedicated to the memory of the British Band Beatles stay in India.The local market is a great place to shop for souvenir and indulge in the local lifestyle.The Triveni Ghat is a great place to relax as you watch the Ganges tearing through the city.The tour ends after you are dropped off at your hotel.

    h8 Hours
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    2000


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:If you wish to tour the the beautiful city of Rishikesh, this is the perfect tour for that.Embark on a 4 hour tour of this city as you explore the various attractions and sights in RIshikesh. The tour starts at your discretion after getting picked from your hotel in Rishikesh.Visit Kunjapuri Temple which is known for its 360 degree view of Rishikesh city and the view it provides at sunset.Visit the Beatles Ashram dedicated to the memory of the British Band Beatles stay in India.The local market is a great place to shop for souvenir and indulge in the local lifestyle.The Triveni Ghat is a great place to relax as you watch the Ganges tearing through the city.The tour ends after you are dropped off at your hotel.

    h4 Hours
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    1500


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Feel the thrill as you head out for an exciting road trip to Rishikesh along with your friends.Drive through the amazing beauty of the region and reach Rishikesh. Once in Rishikesh check into the hotel and relax for some time.Soak in the tranquil and peaceful atmosphere of the region located amidst magnificent hills and the valleys.There are numerous ashrams and spiritual centres here which are a must visit for you. Lying at the foothills of the Himalayas, this divine place hosts several yoga workshops throughout theWhile in the evening head towards a ghat to attend the religious evening aarti. With several drums, lights and earthen lamps, and accompanied by chants, the mesmerising aarti infuses you with a feeling of peace and divinity.Stay overnight at the hotel and head back home the next day.

    d2 Days n1 Night
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    7849


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Head out for an amazing trip to Rishikesh and explore the amazing beauty of this region.Visit Haridwar and halt at Har-ki-Pauri and the mesmerising Ghats and soak in the amazing beauty of the region.Participate in Ganga Aarti after sunset and then stroll down through the narrow lanes nearby.Visit the famed Lakshman Jhula, as it sways above the water. If you crave the rush of adrenaline, there are a variety of adventure sports you can partake in. Visit some of the temples and the ashrams here and revive yourself.In the evening explore the nearby places and return back to your hotel.Conclude your tour and head back home with lots of memories.

    d3 Days n2 Nights
    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    8000


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    Chamoli

    About the Activity:Valley of Flowers is situated high in the Uttarakhand Himalayas at an altitude of 3,600 m and above. Here you are happily invited to visit this splendid natural spot where an incomparable phenomenon happen at certain point of time a year.The hundreds of Himalayan flowers in this region will make anyone's heart peaceful. Arrive at Rishikesh to join this 6 day long sightseeing tour to amuse at the spectacular Valley of flowers which was declared a national park in 1982, and now it is a World Heritage Site. During this trip, you may get to visit Hemkund Sahib; which is the most celebrated Sikh shrine in the Himalayas. There are few flowers in upper reaches of this side valley and around glacial lake which you cannot find in main valley of flowers.The package includes food, accommodation in guesthouses and transportation from Rishikesh to the site and return.

    d6 Days n5 Nights
    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    15000


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Head out for this exciting 4 days 3 nights Uttarakhand sightseeing tour and make your vacation a special one along with your loved ones.Start your tour after getting picked up from the airport in an air-conditioned vehicle and transfer to your hotel in Rishikesh.En Route, visit Haridwar and halt at Har-ki-Pauri and the mesmerising Ghats lying at the feet of Shivalik range is the doorway to the source of Ganga and the Yamuna.Visit some of the famous temples in Rishikesh like Laxman Jhulla, Ram Jhulla, Triveni Ghat, Bharat Mandir, and Shivananda Ashram.Then drive to Mussoorie and head out to the Mall road. Explore the amazing streets and the beauty of the place.Continue your sightseeing tour and visit some of the well-known waterfalls and other scenic locations. In the evening stroll down the roads exploring the nearby areas and retire for the night.Conclude your tour after getting dropped back at the airport and get started for your return journey. 

    d4 Days n3 Nights
    Good 3.0

    Starting from

    12500


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    Garhwal

    About the Activity:Here is a short yet extensive trip to find the sources of the pride of India, the mighty Ganges in their original forms.A five day trek starting from Rishikesh will let you go through the snow-covered ascents and descents with the views of the splendid Bhagirathi River on one side and the mighty glaciers on the other side.Arrive at Rishikesh early morning and start the adventure filled trip. Feel spiritually enhanced and elevated with the hidden blessings from the holy town.The package includes food, accommodation and transportation during the trip.This exiting trek offers the flabbergasting views of some beautiful mountains like Shivling (6543 m), Meru and Bhagirathi group of mountains.Best Time: May-June and Sep-NovTrek Grade: Moderate-HardStart Point: Haridwar/Jollygrant

    d5 Days n4 Nights
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    14000


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    Rishikesh

    About the Activity:Hire a professional tour guide in Rishikesh and experience the spiritual and cultural era of the divine state of Uttarakhand.Boasting itself as the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’, with masses of ashrams and all kinds of yoga and meditation classes surrounded by forested hills, is conducive to meditation and mind expansion.Visit some of the most famous attractions like Swarg Niwas & Shri Trayanbakshwar Temple, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ashram, Neelkantha Mahadev Temple and Neer Garh Waterfall.The guide is specialized in Indian history and religious social topic of ancient and modern India, which helps you to navigate through the vicinity and attractions.You can hire a guide for a period of eight hours anytime during the year. The guides are available between 10 AM to 6 PM.

    h8 Hours
    Very Good 4.0

    Starting from

    1800


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Rishikesh

Visit the adventure capital of India, the marvelous and thrilling city of Rishikesh on your next vacation with your friends and family!  The 'Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas', Rishikesh is located at the base of the Himalayas and is blessed with the gorgeous, thundering river of Ganga, the popular trek friendly rugged terrains, challenging peaks, strenuous rapids and dense forests! If you are an ardent traveler, then Rishikesh makes for one of the most ideal weekend getaways near Delhi.

Being one of the holiest cities in India, Rishikesh is quite famous for its scenic landscape and serves as a gateway to other important religious centers such as Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri. The adventurer paradise is a happening hub of many ancient temples and attractions such as Gita Bhawan, Laxman Jhula, Bharat Mandir, Neelkanth Mahadev, Swarga Ashram, Triveni Ghat amongst others! Grab your cameras and adventure gear and head to Rishikesh for an adventure packed holiday!

Distance from Delhi: 228km

Best time to visit: Throughout the year

Attractions: Triveni Ghat, Ram and Lakshman Jhula, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple and Vashista Cave

Activities: River Rafting, Bungee Jumping, Camping, Rappelling, Rock Climbing and Trekking 

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Lakshman Jhula

Rishikesh is not only about religious beliefs, ghats or temples; within this ancient city, you can also witness some of the architectural marvels and structures as well! One such structure, the Lakshman Jhula, which is also one of the not to be missed places to visit in Rishikesh, is a suspension bridge that connects Tehri and Pauri districts of Uttarakhand.

The existence of this bridge dates back to the age of Ramayana. According to the legends, Lakshman; brother of Lord Rama, crossed the holy Ganga River at this spot over a jute bridge. Centuries after this pious incident, a 284ft hanging bridge was built in the same spot by Rai Bahadur Surajmal Jhunjhunwala.

However, the bridge got washed away during the epidemic flood of 1924, and later, a pillar-less suspension bridge was erected at the same spot. The architecture brilliance of Lakshman Jhula and its proximity to several sacred places make it one of the most visited tourist places in Rishikesh.
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Nag Tibba Trek

Annoy Tibba is a trekkers delight. Despite the fact that it is a moderately obscure trail close Mussoorie it can without much of a stretch be viewed as one of the greatest weekend treks that you can do out of Delhi. For the individuals who need to stroll in the backwoods, ascend to 10,000 feet, see snow clad mountains and camp under starry night skies the Nag Tibba trek is simply great. It presents dazzling perspectives of Bandarpoonch top, the Gangotri gathering of tops, Kedarnath crest in the north, Doon valley and the snow tops of Chanabang.

Annoy Tibba is otherwise called Serpent's Peak. It is the most elevated top (9915 ft) in the Nagtibba scope of the Garhwal Himalayas and is said to be the dwelling place Nag Devta. The trek takes you through thick woods rich in greenery. The benefit of this trek is that you can achieve the base of the Nagtibba range by jeep. This makes it conceivable to do it over a weekend.

Highlights – Trekking, Camping, Hiking

Location - Uttrakhand        

Difficulty Level: Average

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Ram Jhula

Another architectural marvel in the yoga capital of India, Ram Jhula is an important landmark of the city and is also one of the sought after Rishikesh tourist places. Located only 3km from the heart of the city, this 450ft suspension bridge connects the banks of the Ganges with Shivananda and Swarga ashrams at both of its end.

Also known as the 'Shivananda Jhula', this magnificent bridge was built during the late 80s by the regional government; the contribution of Shivananda Ashram Divine Life Society is very significant in the construction of Ram Jhula. Like the Lakshman Jhula, it was also once a jute bridge and serves as an important name in the list of places to visit in Rishikesh.

While crossing the bridge, you can enjoy the panoramic views of the Ganges and for the nature photographers, it serves as an ideal destination to click some amazing pictures!
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Triveni Ghat

Situated on the banks of the holy Ganges, Triveni Ghat is among the most magnetic places to visit in Rishikesh. The confluence point of three of the most sacred rivers in Hindu mythology: Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswathi, this ghat is considered as the most pious among all the other ghats within the vicinity.

According to the legends, the water of this ghat has the magical power of purifying one's heart and soul, and make it free from all the sins. Devotes from every corner of the country throngs Triveni Ghat and takes a dip with utmost devotion and faith. Come morning, you can witness them offering milk to the river, performing 'Surya Namaskar' and feeding the fishes around the ghat. By evening, this auspicious ghat turns into a riot of colours as it is time of the 'Maha Aarti' or the aarti to Mother Ganga.

Priest and the devotees perform several rituals during this sacred event, and offers lamps clad with flowers and incense stick to the Goddess as mark of their gratitude and devotion. The melodious hymns of the temple bells and the shanks can be heard everywhere, and the entire vicinity turns into a plethora of colour during this time. The peace and devotion that exists during the aarti makes Triveni Ghar one of the must visit Rishikesh tourist places.
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Neer Gaddu Waterfall

Situated around 6km from Tapovan, Neer Gaddu Waterfall in Rishikesh is a true delight for the visitors! Shallow pool, cascading waters and the bountiful beauty around the waterfall makes it one of the picturesque places that cannot be missed at any cost. Located within 5km from Lakshman Jhula, this gorgeous cascade can be easily reached from Rishikesh Market and the climb to it is also very easy; only 2km uphill walk and you can have a tryst with its immaculate beauty and charm!

Hidden away from most of the crowd, the cascade offers an extremely salubrious and calm ambience around. For the peace and tranquillity seekers, it proves to be an ideal destination. The nature lovers can also spend some of the most wonderful times while adoring and embracing its gorgeousness. For those, who like to capture every moment with their lenses, Neer Gaddu Waterfall proves to be a heaven and offers ample of opportunities to click a masterpiece!
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Deoria Chandrashila Trek

Deoriatal is maybe the main trek on our rundown that gives most extreme returns for the exertion put in. There are three things that are truly staggering about the Deoriatal to Chandrashila top trek. In any case, Deoriatal has the best backwoods trek amongst all our treks. On the off chance that you take the area between Deoriatal lake and Bhrujgali camp, it is infrequently shocking to envision the amount of assortment wildernesses can be in.

There are segments with thick lush trees, there are greenery secured trails through concealing passages and there are trails that weave through clearings in the wildernesses. Also, we camp blast amidst the woodland in a completely open clearing at Rohini Bugyal.

Highlights - Trekking, Rafting, Camping

Location - Uttarakhand, India

Difficulty Level: High

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Sivananda Ashram

Those who look forward to take part in some spiritual outing in Uttarakhand, then Sivananda Ashram would be a great choice. Swami Sivananda was the founder of this ashram which is also known as the Divine Life Society. Rishikesh as all of us know is albeit holy and it comes in terms with more spirituality through this Ashram; thousands of devotees arrive here to indulge in the most peaceful prayers and to witness the architecturally brilliant building as well. The yoga classes provided at the Ashram makes it popular among natives as well as foreigners who visit Rishikesh. Iyengar is the specialization here and there are separate classes for men and women. One point never to be missed out is the presence of the holy Ganga on the side of the Ashram, it flows so quietly to extend all its purity and blessings to the surroundings of this beautiful Ashram.

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