Rishikesh is a well connected city with its own railway station, bus stand and close to Jolly Grant DehraDun Airport.
Rishikesh has a lot of tourist attractions and lot of tourists visit here for learning yoga and attaining yoga teacher training certification. Due to this kind of reputation, Rishikesh city has a lot of yoga centres which organize classes from time to time.
Lots of tourists come to Rishikesh for white river rafting, adventure activities like camping, bungee jumping etc.
Irrespective of multiple tourists attractions across the city, Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula are considered the centre points of Rishikesh. Being close to river Ganga, these two suspensions are river crossing bridges.
Rishikesh also has a lot of ashrams, since the place has been the point of interest for many sages since long time. Among the popular ashrams, Geeta Bhawan, Parmarth Niketan are close to Ram Jhula.
Rishikesh is also the starting point for the chardham yatra, journey to the popular four holy destinations as per Hindu mythology – Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri.
Rishikesh is well connected to other Uttarakhand destinations like DehraDun, Haridwar and Mussoorie.