Rishikesh Uttarakhand

Rishikesh -The city of Yoga and Self awareness.The word Rishikesh is formed with two words -Rishi (Means muni/saint) and kesh means (Hair) literally named after hairs of saints because Hindu sages and saints have always visited Rishikesh for  higher knowledge and to meditate. Rishikesh city its ancient significance in Indian history located at the foothills of Garhwal himalayas , a” Yoga capital” of the world and on the bank of Ganges (a holy river) . It is one of the holiest place for hindus and a gateway to sacred Chardham of Uttarakhand.

Rishikesh is located on the south of Uttarakhand and near to Haridwar and Dehradun(capital of Uttarakhand). Haridwar and Rishikesh are very close to each other with just 5 km to each other and Dehradun is about 45 km. Rishikesh is easily accessible from all the major cities.Ganges, Ashram, Temples makes this place a soul satisfying that one can spend a good soulful time.

Places To Hire Taxi From Rishikesh
Rishikesh to Haridwar Rs 800/- Rs 1200/- Rs 1500/-
Rishikesh to Jollygrant Airport Rs 1100/- Rs 1500/- Rs 2000/-
Rishikesh to Dehradun Taxi Rs 1700/- Rs 2200/- Rs 2800/-
Rishikesh to Neelkanth Taxi Fare Rs 1000/- Rs 1600/- Rs 2200/-
Rishikesh to Mussoorie Taxi Rs 2500/- Rs 3500/- Rs 4500/-
Rishikesh to Dhanoulti Taxi Fare Rs 3500/- Rs 4500/- Rs 5500/-
Rishikesh to Kedarnath Rs 8500/- Rs 10,500/- Rs 12,000/-
Rishikesh to Delhi Rs 3399/- Rs 4999/- Rs 6500/-
Rishikesh to Gurgoan Taxi Rs 3999/- Rs 5499/- Rs 6999/-
Rishikesh to Haldwani Taxi Rs 3399/- Rs 4999/- Rs 6599/-
Rishikesh to Agra Taxi Rs 6499/- Rs 8499/- Rs 10,499/-
Rishikesh to Auli Taxi Rs 8599/- Rs 10,599/- Rs 12,599/-

Note - Toll and Parking will be extra in the above mentioned charges. Price are subject to change.

Places To Visit In Rishikesh

Rishikesh has a scenic beauty with its blue and green water of Ganges with lush green mountains and sand beaches. ancient temples, remarkable architecture, different food cuisine and places for self awareness, meditate  and yoga. People across world  visit here to see the ancient India, to get spiritually connected and to de-stress with vipasna and yoga.

Lakshman Jhula - A iron suspension bridge over the Ganges which connects north and south of Rishikesh. Lakshman Jhula is one of the famous landmark in Rishikesh and is dovated to Lord Lakshman.

Ganga Aarti- A pleasant ritual to worship Goddess Ganga. Aarti performed at Parmarth Niketan and Triveni Ghat has its own significance where devotee gathers in large numbers to worship between 6 PM to 7 PM every day. It is beautiful to see diyas floating in Ganges.

Ram Jhula - An iron suspension bridge which is about 450 ft in length. Devoted to Lord Rama was built in 1980 by Shivananda Aashram. Major attraction in Rishikesh where visited across world to see.

Parmarth Niketan - A top yoga center located at the bank of Ganges. Asharam also runs a school where students are taught about ancient vedas and script. Morning and evening Ganga aarti is performed every day at Parmarth Niketan.

Triveni Ghat - A ghat where one can take a holy dip in Ganges. Ganga Aarti is performed here every day where anyone participate. People can also avail boat ride which rides around Parmath Niketan to triveni Ghat at nominal fee.

Neelkanth Mahadev Temple - Located at an height of 1320 mt above sea level and about 32 km form Rishikesh. A holy temple where Lord shiva has consumed poison which was extracted during samudra manthan. A beautiful architecture depicts the war between lords and demons.

Geeta Bhawan - Ashram for meditation, satsang and other devotional activities offers free stay and food for devotee across the world who came here. Located in Swargashram Rishikesh.

Bharat Mandir-One of the oldest temple of lord Hrishikesh Narayan located at the center of the city.

Tera manzil Mandir-13 Multi storey building with every god and goddess also known as Trimbakeshwar Temple. Famous for its symmetrical architecture located near Lakshman Jhula on the bank of river Ganges.

Raghu Nath Temple-Located near Triveni Ghat and important for all religious activities. Devoted to Lord Rama and Goddess Sita. Many devotee visit Raghunath temple throughout the year.

Jumpin Heights - Adventure place near Mohan chatti famous for adventure lover. Bungee jumping, flying fox and Gaint swing. Located at a distance of 18 km from Rishikesh.

Beatles Ashram - Beatles Ashram is famous for more legendary musician who came to India for enlighten. It is also known as Chaurasi kutia means 84 huts. Swami Maharishi mahesh Yogi has built this place and later evacuted in 2003.Later reopened for visitors in 2016.

Activities To Do In Rishikesh
Best Time To Visit Rishikesh

Rishikesh is open to go throughout the year but avoid during monsoon. Rainfall during monsoon causes impact on all the activities such as rafting, bungee jumping, kayaking and many more which traveler generally likes to do. Rise on water wall of Ganges and landslide is expected in the hilly terrain. Rest you can plan in winters and summers both. Best time where can plan and during October.

Taxi Service In Rishikesh

Rishikesh fills requirement for every visitors travelling, be it is of any age group. Pilgrimage tour for people who loves devotion, adventure lover, people even come here for self awakening, recreational activities, fun lover and would love to spend night under stars. There are lots of people travelling Rishikesh every year, whether you are looking for pickup and drop or for complete package tour, Sun Sky Tourism serve every requirement of clients right from airport transfer to local taxi plans. All kinds of cabs available -Sedan, SUV,MUV, Tempo traveler and buses. With our best rating we are among the best taxi service in Rishikesh. A fleet of professional, well disciplined and expert chauffeurs. We believe to give our best on pocket friendly prices.

We offers services for National and International clients comes here to explore the beauty of Uttarakhand. With our well spoken driver our clients feels like home. We deals in FIT, family tour, group tour, college tour, educational tour, Corporate tour and many more categories. We are promised to give our best and makes every journey memorable. Car hire is Rishikesh is just call away, call our customer care at 9462465726 for all travel related query.

Local Taxi Service In Rishikesh

Looking to hire local taxi in Rishikesh for sightseeing or even want to book taxi from other cities to Rishikesh we have every solution-

Dehradun to Rishikesh Tour Sedan(Dzire/Etios/Amaze) Rs 3000 (Toll and Parking extra)
Haridwar to Rishikesh Tour Sedan(Dzire/Etios/Amaze) Rs 2500 (Toll and Parking extra)
Mussoorie to Rishikesh Drop Sedan(Dzire/Etos/Amaze) Rs 3000 (Toll and Parking extra)