Things to do
Rafting-Shivpuri to Rishikesh - Welcome to the most sought-after adventure activity in Rishikesh. A slick, fast and crazy adrenaline-pumping adventure - rafting the mighty Ganga is a super fun!
Yoga session at Kunjapuri Temple -Drive to the highest point in Rishikesh, the Kunjapuri temple, for a yoga session in the clouds. Get lasting shots of the town with the first rays of the sun at 6 a.m.
Best time to visit October to March
Late September to early November is the best time to visit here after the rains have subsided. The chilly winter arrives by late November and stays on till the end of February.
Clear skies through March till the haze by mid-April and mid-June rains. Frequent landslides are the only dampener till the monsoons end.
How to reach
Jolly Grant Airport (DED) is the only airport situated 20 kilometre away from Rishikesh. There are many flights from Air India, Jet Airways, Spicejet and Indigo connect Jolly Grant Airport to Delhi. You will find many connecting flights from different cities in India including Mumbai, Lucknow, Srinagar, and Jammu. You have to take cab from Rishikesh to reach airport or vice versa.
Rishikesh Railway station is the major railway station. Rishikesh Railway station is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Varanasi, Allahabad, Kolkata, Gorakhpur, Amritsar, and many more. You will find frequent trains from Delhi to Rishikesh.
Speak of roads, Rishikesh has a well-established road network. You can take bus from any major destination in Uttarakhand heading towards Rishikesh. While traveling through bus or cab you will come across many beautiful valleys. Rishikesh is connected to National Highway 334 which makes it more easily accessible.
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