Weekend Trip to Glasshouse on the Ganges, Uttarakhand
- Rock Climbing
Summer 21 to 42°C
Winter 5 to 26°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Delhi: 275 kilometers / 5 h ,11 m
Best Time To Visit
For office-goers with time constraints, a weekend trip is the best option. If you are searching for a peaceful location where you can spend some memorable moments with your loved ones, Glasshouse on the Ganges, around 24 km from Rishikesh, on the Rishikesh-Badrinath road is the best option. Set in an amazing tranquil picturesque site, this resort is one of the best places to forget stress and tension. Situated in mango and litchi orchard, it was originally the house of the Maharajas of Tehri Garhwal. Wake-up to the chirping of the birds and enjoy the sight of rare butterflies and birds. The property has 15 well-equipped and aesthetically designed rooms, placed in 5 cottages named after Indian rivers - Gangeshwari, Rishi Ganga, Indus, Godavari and Alaknanda. Every room and the resort, is well-fitted with all the modern luxuries.
How to Reach Glasshouse on the Ganges
The nearest railway station to the resort is in Rishikesh. This railway station is well- linked to all the cities in India through regular train including. Once at the railway station, hire a taxi to go to the resort.
Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport from the resort. This airport is connected to Delhi through regular flights. From the airport, rent a cab to reach the resort.
Rishikesh is well -connected to Delhi by road. Hiring a private taxi can be the best option to go to Rishikesh from Delhi. There is also an option of state-run or private deluxe buses.