Located near Lakshman Jhula, Trayambakeshwar Temple is one of the revered holy shrines in Rishikesh. It is also known as Terah Manzil Temple, which is a 13-storied building and houses the idols of numerous Hindu deities. The shrine is considered the abode of Lord Shiva, and it got a name after him only. Therefore, Trayambakeshwar means the same, ‘The Abode Of Three-Eyed’. The temple is believed to be one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. Many sections in the temple comprise Vedic and religious works.
The temple gets flocked by a number of devotees and other travelers who come to visit Laxman Jhula- the hanging bridge. Trayambakeshwar Temple in Rishikesh is not only visited to seek blessings but also to enjoy the scenic surroundings formed by striking Himalayan ranges. Devotees also visit Swarg Niwas Mandir, which is in the vicinity of this sacred spot.
Timings of Trayambakeshwar Temple
The temple remains open from 6 AM to 12 PM and 2 PM to 7 PM every day.
How to Reach Trayambakeshwar Temple
Rishikesh railway station is the nearest railhead from the temple, which is well-connected with the major cities and towns of the country by regular trains. The city is also well-linked with the other states by a good road network. From the bus stand and railway station, auto rickshaws are available to reach the temple. Also, you can hire an auto rickshaw for Lakshman Jhula from where you can walk till the temple.
Popular Attractions Near Trayambakeshwar Temple
- Lakshman Jhula
- Goa Beach
- Neem Beach
- Om Freedom Cafe
- Little Buddha Cafe
- Vedic Yoga Ashram
- Beatles Ashram
- Bhootnath Temple
Places to Stay Near Trayambakeshwar Temple
- Karwaan by the Ganges
- goStops Hostel
- The Hideaway Bedzzz
- Aloha on the Ganges
- Divine Resort
Trayambakeshwar Temple is a holy site, which you can add in your Rishikesh tour package. These tours are customizable and you can modify the itinerary as per your requirements. Contact us for more information and to get in touch with our travel experts to book a tour!