Rishikesh is a sacred city situated in the Dehradun district of Uttarakhand State. Located on the right-side bank of the Sacred Ganges River,Rishikesh is a pilgrimage town, with ancient Gurus and saints meditating in this town in search of higher knowledge. Rishikesh is home tomany temples and ashrams built adjacentto the banks of the river.
known as the Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas and the Yoga Capital of the World, the town has hosted the annual International Yoga Festival every first week of March since 1999. Being a sacred town in Rishikesh onlya vegetarian and alcohol-free town
Surrounded by gorgeous mountain Landscapes and the sacred cascading Ganges River, Rishikesh offers you a wide range of adventurous and exciting activities, starting from Rafting, Bungee Jumping, and Flying Fox to Camping. One of the most preferred experiences is Riverside Camping in Rishikesh. Enjoying thecompletely clean and sterile water of the river Ganga and an ampleness of flora and fauna, Rishikesh Camping is a perfect choice to cherishthe camping experience. One can cover all the thrilling and adventurous activities and then spend time capturing and appreciating the beauty of nature while relishing the bonfire.
The holy town can be visited throughout the year, although the best time for camping is in the winter season, between the months of October to February. During this time the town holds a temperature of 19°C to 27°Cwith a slightly chilled environment, which will be favorable for the Campers and tourists.
Rishikesh is situated in Dehradun District.