Rishikesh Pilgrimage Yatra Tour – Complete Travel Guide
Rishikesh is a pleasant place which is located near the foothills of the Himalayas in the Uttarakhand state for Rishikesh Pilgrimage Tour. It is covered by hills and almost 356 meters above from the sea level. It is a large repository of religious facts by which it is virtually known as the town of scholars and saints. A number of Ashrams are there which popularly called renowned centers for Yoga, that’s why this place is also known as the ‘Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas as well as the Yoga Capital of the world.’
Every Year so many pilgrims including foreign tourists visited this place in order to taste the teachings of Yoga as this place is so famous for fresh surroundings as well as inner peace.
Tourists enjoy some adventurous activities too as here the tourism department maintain so many sports like Rafting, bungee jumping, trekking etc. which made Rishikesh an International attraction destination for tourists.
History of Rishikesh
Rishikesh which is popularly known for its calm environment as so many rishi’s spent their penance and try to impress god which made this place a Tapo Bhumi as well as the place for meditation which help to get the inner peace. People also believed that Lord Rama did their repentance and kill the asura king of Lanka – Ravana. More over Neelkanth Temple is also here which made on the belief that Lord Shiva drunk Venom which came out at the time of Samundra Manthan which actually saves the world.
Best Time to Visit Rishikesh
You can reach out this place at any time during the whole year but in case you want to make your trip adventurous the visit from March to September as Rafting and other sports are open during this time.
How to Reach Rishikesh
By Road: You can enjoy this place by taking a road trip as it almost 47 km away from Dehradun, 24km Haridwar, 77 km Mussoorie etc. By Train: Many Train Services are available from Delhi, Lucknow and Mumbai as well. By Air: Nearest Airport is Jolly Grant in Dehradun which is 25 km away from this place.
Rishikesh Pilgrimage Tour is provide complete Rishikesh Tour package to enjoy the beauty of nature. It plots a wide coverage of temples to the tourists along with a golden opportunity to enjoy meditation and adventure sports at the max.
This is to inform you that due to non-completion of re-tendering process managed by Uttarakhand Civil Aviation Development Authority, the Helicopter shuttle services to Kedarnath Ji is on hold till the new development. Once the re-tendering process will be completed, tickets will be issued & flying will start accordingly.