HOTELS IN RISHIKESH NEAR HARIDWAR ROAD
The road from Rishikesh to Haridwar, including national highways 7 and 34, extends to almost 20km and is a vital point of connection between the two holy cities. The road crosses over many rivers, including Ganga and Song, and passes through forest area falling under the Rajaji National Park. The scenic route is lined with temples, bazaars, farms and parks. Buses between Rishikesh and Haridwar are available almost every half hour, while there is also a direct train service between the two cities. Long distance travellers can land at the domestic airport in Dehradun, located nearly 20km away, or the Delhi International Airport located about 200km away.There are several hotels in Haridwar Road Rishikesh that come with highly comfortable amenities at good prices. You can further cut down on the cost by booking through travel websites like Treebo, which offer discounts as high as 57% during some seasons and special discounts to registered members. There are other benefits as well. For instance, Treebo rooms come with assured TV, wifi, geyser and complimentary toiletries, besides additional features such as cab service, 24-hour power supply and round-the-clock security in certain hotels. There are also several nice eateries in the vicinity of hotels in Rishikesh near Haridwar Road. These include Rajasthani Mishthan Bhandar, Madras Hotel, Andhra Restaurant and Domino’s Pizza.Besides the temples, ashrams and ghats, there are a wide range of places that you could visit on either side of the Rishikesh-Haridwar Road. The Rajaji National Park has an awe-inspiring collection of flora and fauna such as barking deer, wild boar, Asian elephant, Rohini, Amaltas and Sheesham. The evening ‘aarti’ at Triveni Ghat is a sight to behold, as the air fills the sounds of chanting and the light from prayer lanterns. The Ashtapath offers a gorgeous view of River Ganges, while the Laxman Jhula and Ram Jhula within the city allow you to behold the river from above. Rishikesh has also earned the reputation of a yoga as well as adventure centre.