Sights to See
The oldest temple in Rishikesh, near the Triveni Ghat, dedicated to Bharat, the younger brother of Lord Rama.
Located 5 km from Rishikesh, Lakshman Jhoola is a suspension bridge across the river Ganga on the route to Badrinath. Kailash Niketan temple is a 13-storeyed temple here.
A suspension bridge between the Shivanand Ashram and Swargashram. It provides an alternative to a boat ride from one bank of the Ganga to another.
Shivanand Ashram (The Divine Life Society)
Founded by Swami Shivanand, this spiritual centre is renowned for its lectures on spiritual life, meditation and yoga classes.
A bathing ghat where devotees take a holy dip and offer prayers.
Chandramauleeshwara Temple, Pushkar Temple, Raghunath Temple, Shatrughan Temple( 5 km), Venkateshwara Temple and various ashrams on the banks of the river Ganga.