Rishikesh is a small city in the state Uttarakhand of northern India and enjoys a global fame as the world's capital of Yoga and Meditation. Situated at the banks of River Ganges, the city is also a gateway to the mighty Himalayas and is in possession of massive natural beauty and majesty. There are a large number of temples in this famous spiritual town. There is a legend lined with the name of the town that states that when Rishi Raibhya did penance, God appeared before him in the form of Rishikesh(God of Senses) and hence the place got its name This private walking tour will take you to experience the real charm of Rishikesh and learn more about the culture and religion. You will see LakshmanJhula Bridge, Market, River Ganga, Ram Jhula and some ashrams and temples. The highlights of this tour is the Ganga Aarti Ceremony in ParmarthNiketan. During the tour you will not only learn about Rishikesh but also the importance of the Ganga & Hindu religion.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productThe tour will start from the meeting point, your guide will be present at the meeting address. After which there will be walking tour First you will visit LakshmanJhula (iron rope suspension bridge on the river Ganga) followed by LakshmanJhula Market, River Ganga, Ram Jhula (iron rope suspension bridge similar to Lakshman jhula) and other ashrams and temples. You will also see the Ganga Aarti ceremony at Parmarth Niketan. The tour is a private tour so you will get proper attention and you can enjoy the tour at your own pace without compromising with others. By the end of the tour, you will learn interesting things about Rishikesh, Ashrams, Hindu religion and Gods. After the tour guide will drop you at Ram Jhula Parking from where you can further hire a local taxi till your Hotel or can return back to the starting point.Pass By: Rishikesh Yogis Yogshala, Rishikesh, Dehradun District, Uttarakhand