Top Best Places to visit in Rishikesh

1. Laxman Jhula And Ram Jhula

The 450 feet long iron suspended bridges – Laxman and Ram Jhula – are the glory of this beautiful tourist hub. The bridges are 4 km from the Rishikesh railway station.

2. The Beatles Ashram

he Maharishi Mahesh Yogi ashram got globally acclaimed after Beatles visited this serene place. The calmness and tranquility of this place will leave you spell-bound and explain why this ashram is one of the best tourist places in Rishikesh.

3. Shivpuri

19 km from Rishikesh, lies this town of Shivpuri which is pure heaven. Located on the banks of Ganges, this town offers a wide variety of adventure options and is one of the best places to visit in Rishikesh.

4. Neelkanth Mahadev Temple

Situated at 1670 m, amidst the sylvan forest, the Neelkanth Mahadev Temple is located 12 km from the town of Rishikesh. It is one of the most sacred Shiva shrines in India and also one of the best religious places to see in Rishikesh.

5. Triveni Ghat

Triveni Ghat is a crowded ghat alongside the river Ganges, with pilgrims bathing around and is one of the points of interest in Rishikesh.

6. Neer Garh Waterfall

Just two kilometres from the Laxman Jhula, a visit to this mesmerizing waterfall that happens to be one of the best Rishikesh sightseeing spots, will leave you awestruck. It will hold you captive in its eternal beauty.

7. Kaudiyala

White water rafting in Rishikesh is largely concentrated around Kaudiyala and its banks. It is a major Rishikesh tourist place in the holy town. This 16 km stretch of Kaudiyala is one of the best white water rafting zones in the world and one of the best Rishikesh visiting places.


Rishikund, a.k.a the Pond of Sages, is a place you wouldn’t want to miss. The hot water spring with various mythological references attracts many pilgrims every year.

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