Tagged as the bona fide gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas and the capital city of Yoga, Rishikesh is one of the popular religious & adventure travel destinations in Uttarakhand. The city whose everyday mob scenes are filled with religious devotees and globe-trotters, you can expect to find an overabundance of accommodations. Ideally, the travellers who seek for a lighter expense of staying options can stay in ashrams in Rishikesh. Homestays are also an ideal option usually opted by family vacationers, it provides a homely feel with complete privacy. In fact, some bed and breakfast also offer yoga retreats and meditation sessions, but you may have to extend your stay in Rishikesh for that. But most importantly, make online hotel reservations just so you can avoid unnecessary hassle and last minute check-in. You may even find great deals and discounts on accommodations during holiday seasons.
Rishikesh has a number of well-maintained hotels and resorts that come in everyone’s budget and taste, from luxurious to economical and pocket-friendly hotels. But, no matter wherever you choose to stay, an uninterrupted view of the forested mountains and the gurgling Ganges are sure to make your experience a top-notch. The 5-star resorts in Rishikesh offer heated pools, spa facilities, fitness centres, massage therapies and even yoga and meditation classes. If your budget is slightly low you can check out for a 4 or 3-star accommodation because this city has plenty near Ram and Laxman Jhula, make sure to pre-book your reservation as the hotel rooms tend to get crowded during tourist season. For the adventure enthusiasts, you are in for a treat because there are many campsites in places like Shivpuri and Kaudiyala that offer water sports like rafting, kayaking, bungee jumping etc.