Rishikesh may be famous for Ashrams where you can learn Yoga and meditation or rafting, but even if you are not up to all that, you can still have a good time there. Take a walk around the beautiful bridges of Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula, buy wheat balls and feed them to the Masheer fish which can be found in big groups in Ram Jhula, shop for some stones, gems or necklaces, and much more.
Facts About Rishikesh:
- The interesting fact of this place is that this place is also known as “Yoga Capital of the World” because of numerous yoga centers. The city has the attraction for the tourist and visitors because most believed that if one is doing meditation then, that person will come closer to the stage of Attainment of Moksh, after taking bath in the Ganges.
- Rishikesh has a beautiful spot for the rafters; it is the favorite place for the rafters of white waters from India and Abroad. The main season for river rafting starts from March which will ends in the month of September. Rishikesh is loved by the persons, who like backpacking, bungee jumping, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, rock climbing, rappelling, and zip-lining.