The Ultimate List Of Things to Do In Rishikesh.
Celebrated as the ‘yoga capital of the world’, Rishikesh is a magnet for spiritual seekers with its assortment of ashrams and all kinds of yoga and meditation classes.
Surrounded by three districts, Tehri Garhwal, Pauri Garhwal and Haridwar, legend has it that Lord Rama imposed a penance on himself in Rishikesh for killing Ravana, the king of Lanka.
From yoga and meditation to rafting and bungee jumping, there are numerous things to do in Rishikesh. But before I tell you about the things to do in Rishikesh, you should know that Rishikesh is a vegetarian city by law and also alcohol free.
Things to do in Rishikesh:
1. Breathe your way to a calm mind with yoga in Rishikesh.
Even The Beatles had to visit the ashram of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in the late 1960's. You can try hasya yoga (laughter therapy), practice humming or gong meditation, or even indulge in crystal healing.
2. Trek through dense forest and end with the reward of a majestic waterfall.
Those looking for adventurous things to do in Rishikesh, trekking is a great option. After all, don't you agree that there’s something magical about watching a stream of water cascade over rocks, especially after sweating your way there? Here are some of the waterfall treks you can do in Rishikesh.
• Neer Gaddu Waterfall, Rishikesh