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Incredible is the land of Rishikesh that there has never been just one reason to visit it. Saffron dressed sadhus walking around the pious Ganga, travelers donning Indian attire and the chants from the temples is just a glimpse into the life of the city. As you walk deep into its roots, you will feel an attachment to the rather rejuvenating aura. Plan a Rishikesh tour with us and become a part of the most carefree and vivacious crowd.

Chanting ‘Hari Om’ when you walk in the world of Uttarakhand, Rishikesh will be your 'Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas', something that it is popularly known as. Not to forget the fact that it is known as one of the holiest places for Hindus to which a number of mythologies support. It is believed that Lord Rama after killing Ravana, performed penance here. Along with that legend has it that sages and saints used to meditate here to attain higher knowledge.

Steering further in its spiritual universe, travelers get to seek blessings from the Bharat Mandir, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Trayambakeshwar Temple, and Gita Bhavan. Followed by a dip at the pious ghats of river Ganges to wash off sins. A major highlight of the holy city is the evening Ganga Arti on Triveni Ghat. We at Indian Holiday cater to all your needs through our Rishikesh tour packages by adding only the best experiences.

The city is also famous for the Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula. These rope fastened bridges adopt their essence from the Hindu epic Ramayana and offer some of the most panoramic views of the city. When you choose our Rishikesh tour packages, you get to carry more such experiences along with you. Our handpicked itineraries make sure every little part of Rishikesh is covered, keeping your time and preference in mind.

Patting its shoulder every once in a while, the city takes pride in being the Yoga Capital of the World. Backpackers make it a point to visit this holy town, whenever life starts to take a toll on their health. With its many ashrams, one where even the famous rock band, The Beatles gained knowledge about Transcendental Meditation. This visit got a lot of attention to the city and changed the attitude of the Western part towards Indian spirituality. The Beatles Ashram is a major tourist attraction covered on Rishikesh tours.

When the name of Rishikesh is heard, travelers often imagine themselves trying things to do like white water rafting, bungee jumping, kayaking, flying fox, trekking and jungle walk. After which travelers often find themselves camping under the starlit sky on the Ganga Banks.



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3 Nights / 4 Days 3 Nights 4 Days Rishikesh Shivpuri Rafting Tour Package

Rishikesh

Trip Highlights
  • River rafting in Rishikesh
  • Explore attractions in Rishikesh
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4 Nights / 5 Days 5 Days Trip to Uttarakhand

Delhi - Rishikesh - Mussoorie - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Enjoy Kempty Falls in Mussoorie
  • Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, Rishikesh
  • Partake in adventure activities in Rishikesh
  • Enjoy Mussoorie sightseeing tour
INR 11800 (per person)
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5 Nights / 6 Days 5 Nights 6 Days Rishikesh Auli Tour Package

Delhi - Rishikesh - Auli - Rishikesh - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Witness the Ganga Aarti
  • Enjoy Skiing in Auli
  • Rishikesh Sightseeing
  • Indulge in adventure activities
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4 Nights / 5 Days Haridwar Rishikesh Mussoorie Tour

Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh – Mussoorie – Dhanaulti – Mussoorie - Delhi

INR 12850 (per person)
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7 Nights / 8 Days Uttarakhand Adventure Tour

Delhi - Rishikesh - Joshimath - Auli - Corbett - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Half-day trip to Rishikesh
  • Enjoy Wildlife Safari in Jim Corbett
  • Indulge in adventure activities in Rishikesh
  • Learn Skiing
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3 Nights / 4 Days Haridwar Rishikesh Tour package

New Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - New Delhi

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11 Nights / 12 Days 12 Days India Yoga and Meditation Tour Package

Delhi – Haridwar - Rishikesh - Shivpuri – Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Delhi city tour
  • Explore the attractions of Rishikesh
  • Take part in yoga and meditation classes
  • Nature walk at Shivpuri
  • River rafting at Shivpuri
  • Games drive at Chilla
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8 Nights / 9 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Haridwar and Rishikesh

Delhi - Jaipur - Agra - Mathura - Vrindavan - Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Guided tours of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur and visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of these cities.
  • Pay homage at Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi, ISCKON Temple, and Banke Bihari Temple in Mathura & Vrindavan.
  • Enjoy the scenic beauty of Rishikesh from Ram Jhula and Lakshman Jhula
  • Attend Ganga Aarti at Haridwar and delve into the spiritual aura.
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5 Nights / 6 Days Alaknanda Rafting Expedition

Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh - Kaldubagarh – Gauchar – Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Attend Ganga Aarti
  • Enjoy river rafting
  • Explore Devprayag and Rudraprayag
  • Temple tour of Haridwar
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11 Nights / 12 Days 12 Days India Ayurveda and Yoga Tour with Taj

Delhi - Rishikesh - Agra - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Enjoy Delhi city tour
  • Rejuvenate at Ananda Spa
  • Visit Sikandra
  • Explore Taj Mahal
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14 Nights / 15 Days Complete Uttarakhand Tour

Delhi - Rishikesh - Mussoorie - Auli - Kausani - Binsar - Munsiyari - Patal Bhuwaneshwar - Mukteshwar - Bhimtal - Sattal - Nainital - Corbett - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • River rafting in Rishikesh
  • An excursion to Mussoorie
  • Enjoy a sunset on Nanda Devi
  • Kausani sightseeing tour
  • Visit Binsar Zero Point
  • Delight in at Munsiyari
  • Explore Patal Bhuwaneshwar
  • Pray at Mukteshwar
  • Day trip to Nainital
  • Experience wildlife safari
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8 Nights / 9 Days 9 Days Temple Tour of Haridwar Rishikesh Varanasi Mathura

Delhi - Haridwar – Rishikesh - Haridwar - Varanasi - Agra - Mathura - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Excursion to Delhi
  • Take part in Ganga aarti at Rishikesh
  • Visit Har-ki-Pauri and temples of Haridwar
  • Sightseeing tour of Sarnath
  • Visit the tourist attractions of Varanasi
  • Enjoy the wonders of Agra
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2 Nights / 3 Days 2 Nights 3 Days River Rafting in Rishikesh Tour Package

Delhi - Rishikesh - Beasghat - Kaudiyala - Rishikesh - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Bird watching along with rafting
  • Take joy in rafting on Ganges
  • Relish beach volleyball
  • Bonfire and camping in Rishikesh
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6 Nights / 7 Days Bhagirathi Rafting Expedition

Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Shivpuri -Beas - Kaudiyala - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Excursion to Haridwar
  • Witness Ganga Aarti
  • River Rafting in Rishikesh
  • Take delight in a campfire
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7 Nights / 8 Days 8 Days India Rafting Tour with Wildlife

Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Shivpuri -Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Outing to Haridwar
  • Enjoy water sports
  • Delight in river rafting
  • Explore Rishikesh
  • Cherish bird watching
  • Enjoy wildlife safari
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9 Nights / 10 Days 10 Days Rishikesh River Rafting and Camping Package

Delhi - Haridwar – Rishikesh - Rudraprayag – Srinagar - Devprayag– Kaudiyala - Shivpuri - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Day trip to Delhi
  • Temple tour in Haridwar
  • Explore Rishikesh
  • Enjoy river rafting
  • Delight in bonfire
  • Cherish camping
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7 Nights / 8 Days Charm of Garhwal Tour

Delhi – Haridwar – Rudraprayag – Joshimath – Rishikesh – Haridwar - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Visit the main attractions of Haridwar
  • Seek blessings during the Ganga aarti
  • Visit Koteshwar, Chamunda Devi and Rudranath temples
  • Ukhimath Temple and Trijuginarayan Temple tour
  • Explore the tourist places in Joshimath
  • Enjoy skiing at Auli
  • Excursion to sightseeing places of Rishikesh
  • River rafting in Rishikesh
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8 Nights / 9 Days 9 Days Rafting and Camping Tour Package

Delhi - Rishikesh - Rudraprayag - Devprayag - Kaudiyala - Shivpuri - Delhi

Trip Highlights
  • Camping in Shivpuri
  • Explore Devprayag
  • Enjoy at Maletha Beach
  • Delight in river rafting
  • Spot exotic wildlife
  • Partake in adventurous activities
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12 Nights / 13 Days Chardham Yatra from Bangalore

Bangalore - Delhi - Haridwar - Barkot - Kharsali - Yamunotri - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Sonprayag - Kedarnath - Guptkashi - Joshimath - Rudraprayag – Rishikesh – Haridwar - Delhi

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Faqs of Rishikesh Tour Packages

Ques: In which part of India, Rishikesh is located?

Ans: Rishikesh is a town in the Dehradun District of the northern state of Uttarakhand. It is known as "Yoga Capital of the World" and Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas.

Ques: What is Rishikesh popular?

Ans: Rishikesh is a holy town of Uttarakhand. It is the adventure capital of Uttarakhand, India. It is well-known as "Yoga Capital of the World" and Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas. It attracts many spiritual-seekers who come to Rishikesh for Meditation and Yoga learning and also to learn about other aspects of Hinduism. There are numerous adventure activities for tourist such as Rafting, camping, trekking, bungee jumping, rappelling etc. There are lots of ashrams that offer the stay to the tourists and give a chance to practice Yoga and Meditation in its most authentic form. Rishikesh is also a very popular pilgrimage site and is known as the gateway to the Char Dham pilgrimage as well.

Ques: What is the ideal duration to visit Rishikesh?

Ans: The ideal duration for Rishikesh tour is 2 to 3 days. It is the perfect place to explore the enchanting beauty and enjoy adventure activities.

Ques: what is Best time to visit Rishikesh?

Ans: Rishikesh is located in the foothill of the Himalayas and most of the year experience the moderate climate. However, the best time to visit Rishikesh is from October to March. During Winter season the region experience soothing and chilly weather. The summer season is from April to September, during this season the city experiences pleasant and the rest of the months are comparatively cooler than other Indian cities. Monsoon season brings heavy rainfall and adventure activities like trekking, camping and rafting are closed from July to August.

Ques: Which is the most popular festival in Rishikesh and when does it happen?

Ans: : International Yoga Festival is the most prominent festival in Rishikesh. It is a world-famous annual festival and one of the largest yoga events ever organized in Rishikesh. It is celebrated every year in the first week of March from 01st to 07th March. Participants from all over the world visit Rishikesh to participate. One can get a daily entry pass or stay pass at the ashrams where it is being organized.

The speakers, Yogis, gurus from the world over, arrive at the festival and there is much enlightening meditation session, and lectures which are not to be missed. It is the most popular festival for Yoga lovers.

Ques: How to reach Rishikesh?

Ans: Rishikesh can be easily accessible from other parts of India by Air, rail and by road.

  • By Train: Haridwar is the nearest railway station and is 01 hr approx drive to Rishikesh. There are many trains that runs on this sector from the Shatabadi express – faster day trains from Delhi to express trains offering overnight journeys from Indian cities.
  • By Air: Joly Grant airport in Dehradun is an hour’s drive to Rishikesh. It is a domestic airport and easily connected by direct flights from International airport of Delhi and Mumbai and connecting flights from other airports of India.
  • By Road: Rishikesh is accessible by road from Delhi, Jim Corbett, Haridwar, Dehrdaun, Mussoorie etc. You can contact Indian Holiday to guide you in choosing best form of transport suitable for your requirement.

Ques: Which are the best places to visit in Rishikesh?

Ans: Rishikesh is one of the prominent tourist places in Uttarakhand which lures a large number of tourists from all over the world. The best places to visit in Rishikesh are:

  • Triveni Ghat: It is the biggest bathing ghat in Rishikesh and is the confluence point of 03 holy Indian rivers of Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati.
  • Lakshman Jhula: It has its significance in the most popular Hindu Mythology, Ramayana. It is popular among tourists for shopping and other activities such as rafting.
  • Ram Jhula: It is also a suspension bridge similar to the Lakshman Jhula. It connects Sivananda Ashram and Swarg Ashram. Gita Bhawan and Parmarth Niketan Ashram are situated on the one end of the bridge.
  • Beatles Ashram: It is located in the Swarg Ashram. This ashram was closed in 1997 consumed by the forest department. Still, there are some buildings such as meditation cells and lecture halls are there where people can witness of the glory of the ashram. In February 1968 Beatle stayed here to learn yoga and meditation. After the Beatle's visit, Rishikesh came in limelight throughout the world for yoga.
  • Parmarth Niketan: It is situated in the Swarg Ashram area, is a very popular Ashram for evening Arti on the ghats of river Ganges. It is a venue of International yoga festival that takes place every year in March.
  • Neelkanth Mahadev Temple: The Temple of Lord Shiva located at a distance of 31 kms from Rishikesh. This Temple also offers hiking opportunity for hike lovers apart from its accessibility by road. Temple Timings: 05 AM to 01 PM and 04 PM to 09 PM.
  • Sivananda Ashram: Sivananda Ashram is also known as Divine Life Society. It is located near Ram Jhula. There are numerous activities performed by the Ashram such as Yoga Meditation, plus it offers basic accommodation facility to live in Ashram and there is also a hospital.
  • Bharat Mandir: Bharat Mandir Temple situated at the center in Rishikesh and near the main market. This is one of the oldest temples in Rishikesh. The deity of the temple is Lord Vishnu and the Temple has small museum. (Temple Timings: 05 AM to 11 AM and 3 PM to 09 PM).
  • Geeta Bhawan: Geeta Bhawan is Ashram located in Swarg Ashram area. The ashram has large complex with discourse hall and offers accommodation for tourist looking for economic stays.
  • Swarg Ashram: Swarg Ashram is area between Lakshman Jhula and Rishikesh. This place is well known for various famous ashrams, beautiful surroundings and divine living.
  • Tera Manzil Temple: Tera Manzil Temple has 13 floors. Each floor has many small temples with different deities throughout. It is located near the Lakshman Jhula.

Ques: Which are the activities one can do in Rishikesh apart from sightseeing?

Ans: There are a plethora of top things to do in Rishikesh as this place offers a vast chance to have fun and entertainment. The top things to do in Rishikesh are:

  • Yoga and Meditation in Ashrams or on sandy beaches of River Ganga.
  • In the evening participate in Aarti ceremony on the ghats of river Ganges. The popular Aarti at Parmarth Niketan ashram.
  • White water rafting in River Ganges. In 02 nights and 03 days you can complete the rapids from Level 01 to Level 04.
  • Trekking / hiking and camping in the resorts by the Ganges or in the hills.
  • Other activities are kayaking, Bungee jumping, Rock Climbing, River Rappelling, Cliff jumping into the river etc.

Ques: What kind of ashram accommodation is available in Rishikesh?

Ans: Ashrams are spiritual hermitage or a retreat lead by respective Gurus who follows their faith and values. Most of these Ashrams offer guest house accommodation for the stay of tourists.

  • Rooms in the Ashram: There are air-condition and non-air-condition rooms and without private attached bathrooms are available in Ashram.
  • Meals in Ashram: Meals provided in the Ashrams are totally vegetarian. Meals are served in a canteen hall.

Ques: How can you stay in the Ashram accommodation?

Ans: You can participate in any of the Ashram’s programs to stay and practice or you can ask a travel agent to book you a stay for a night or 02 or more to experience the life in an ashram. All the Ashrams offer Yoga and Meditation facilities.

Ques: Are foreigners allowed to stay in Ashrams in Rishikesh?

Ans: Yes all nationality people can stay in the Ashram.

Ques: Where did Beatles stay in Rishikesh?

Ans: Beatles are stayed in Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s Chaurasi Kuti Ashram, known as Beatles Ashram. It is in Swarg Ashram and is part of the forest area. One can access the Ashram by taking a taxi and jeep to the Ashram.

Ques: How far is Haridwar from Rishikesh?

Ans: Haridwar is at a distance of 01 hrs from Rishikesh town, one can go for day visit to Haridwar’s temples and ghats. You can also attend Haridwar ganga Arti before returning to Rishikesh.