Experience 3 days Rishikesh walking tour with a local travel agency through the most historical and religious places such as Divine Life Society - Sivananda Ashram, Triveni Ghat, the sacred Bharat Mandir situated at the bank of River Ganga is one of the oldest temples of Rishikesh in old city, Lakshman Jhula bridge, Ram Jhula bridge ( two iconic suspension bridge across the Ganga), Swarg Ashram, Geeta Bhawan, the Beatles Ashram - home of Transcendental Meditation, then Parmarth Niketan Ashram, a true spiritual haven lying on the holy banks of Mother Ganga and the largest ashram in Rishikesh and participating Ganga Aarti Ceremony (ritual of offering prayer to the Ganges river) during sunset.
3 days Rishikesh walking tour start and end in Haridwar/Dehradun airport! With the in-depth cultural and nature experience includes all accommodation in the hotel, meals, private transport by car/ coach, and local English/Hindi speaking tour guide.
Destination: Rishikesh - Dehradun
Highlights of Tour:
Visit Temples and Ashrams
Explore India Ritual on the bank of Ganga (Ganga Aarti)
Visit Rishikesh old city
Visit Beatles ashram and Sivananda Ashrams
Visit Bharat Mandir
Walking over iconic suspension bridge across the Ganga
Experience rich and colourful Indian Culture
DAY 01: ARRIVE IN DEHRADUN/ HARIDWRA AND TRANSFER TO RISHIKESH 1 HRS BY CAR
On arrival in Dehradun airport / Haridwar, you will be met and transferred to Rishikesh – the world capital of Yoga. Set in the foothills of the Himalayas, Rishikesh is a beautiful city that remains thronged with devotees and adventure enthusiasts all through the year. The city features a unique charm and scenic beauty which adds to the visit of every traveler. The place holds immense religious importance as it is the starting point of sacred pilgrimage tours of Hindus- the Char Dham Yatra (comprising Gangotri the source of Ganges River, Badrinath, Yamunotri and Kedarnath).The place features a serene and pleasant ambiance which is perfect for those who wish for some privacy and peace, away from the daily hustle and bustle of the overcrowded cities. On arrival check-in at hotel and during sunset visit the Triveni Ghat to witness special Ganga prayer ceremony. It is very interesting to watch the prayer ceremony in Old Rishikesh market. Dinner & Overnight stay in hotel at Rishikesh.
DAY 02: EXPLORING RISHIKESH
Morning after breakfast proceed sightseeing of Rishikesh “Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas” located in the foothills of the Himalayas visit Swami Sivananda Ashram known as divine life society, Lakshman Jhula bridge, a popular attraction of Rishikesh. The place is known to offer picturesque views lush green forests, Ganga River and fourteen flower temples. The bridge was built in the year 1939 and it is believed that Lakshman, brother of Lord Ram, crossed the Ganges on jute ropes, on which the bridge stands today, Ram Jhula is Second bridged the two extremely popular hanging-bridges, Gita Bhawan Ashrams is situated on the banks of the holy river Ganges, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi's Ashram Also known as Beatles Ashram, and in evening visit Parmarth Niketan Ashram and Attended sunset Ganga Aarti on the bank of Ganges. Dinner & Overnight stay in hotel at Rishikesh
DAY 03: RISHIKESH AND TRANSFER TO DEHRADUN AIRPORT / HARIDWAR
Morning after breakfast transfer to Dehradun airport / Haridwar railway station tour & service ends.
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