Believe it or not, Rishikesh is the nearest and most affordable destination to visit near Delhi. It just takes 5 hours journey from Delhi to reach the majestic Yoga Capital of the World that calls for travelers from all across the globe. You living in the Delhi NCR region has the advantage of taking a short drive to the places where the sacred Ganga originates, beauty surrounded by Himalayan mountains, and peace prevails in every direction.
There are several best things to do in Rishikesh that meet your likes. You can visit the spiritual temples, ashrams, and other holy places of the city. Attending the evening Ganga Aarti is a must delight to feel the inner spiritual sanctity inside. For adventure seekers, there is no shortage of adventure activities in Rishikesh like river rafting, bungee jumping, river crossing, kayaking, and more.
The best part is staying in the vicinity of mighty Himalayan mountains and that too at one of the best resorts in Rishikesh with near ones. jüSTa Rasa is a newly opened address of world-class amenities, is nature-filled, and features private access to the Ganga river. You can stay at this magnificent resort in the company of loved ones and feel the bliss around. Strategically located close to the bungee jumping point and in the foothills of lush green mountains. The resort is the ultimate address to explore the best of Rishikesh with major attractions around.
In the midst of all this, do explore the historical past of Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula. The two iconic and mystical bridges of the holy city. The iron suspension bridges over the Ganges river are sure to provide an enchanted panoramic view of the beautiful surroundings.
While traveling, you will feel the hunger pangs inside. To satiate the same, there is an extensive list of best restaurants to eat in Rishikesh. Try the traditional fruits, authentic cuisine, and other international delights of the city at favorable places. Not to miss is the dining pleasure at Under the Banyan Tree restaurant at Justa Rasa resort. The modernly furnished eating place is in the middle of the mountain range and serves lip-smacking delights. Also, you can try the local food of the city at several rooftop restaurants of the city while gazing at the crystal clear Ganga.
The above and much more are best to explore in Rishikesh by taking just 5 hours drive from the Delhi NCR region. Plan a weekend gateway to the spiritual city or spend a few days to adopt rejuvenation and spiritual peace inside.