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Rishikesh Riverside Getaway

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Laxman Jhula
Camping upstream on Badrinath Road
View from Muni Ki Reti
Ganga River as seen from Rishikesh

Rishikesh is a Riverside getaway at 250 kms from New Delhi / NCR and 15 kms from Haridwar. Rishikesh sports a Ganga riverside character and there are number of camps and resorts set up around Rishikesh and upto 35 kms upstream on Badrinath highway that offer excellent riverside experience. 

Guests arriving to Rishikesh, visit Laxman Jhula cross over to the Ghat area, visit temples around the Ghat area and have a meal at Chotiwala, renowned north Indian meal restaurant.

Popular excursions include Neelkanth Mahadev (30 kms), a Lord Shiva temple, believed to be at the place where Lord Shiva drank the venom produced during 'Sagar Manthan.'

Popular activities in and around Rishikesh comprise White Water rafting, Bungee Jumping, Camping, Rappelling, Rock climbing, Cliff Jumping, Kayaking, Trekking etc.

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