Best Time to Visit Rishikesh - Rishikesh enjoys the reasonably pleasant summers from the months of May to June with temperatures ranging from 15°C and 40°C. The weather can get too hot for pilgrims who want to visit temples, but it is the best time for river rafting, camping and other adventure sports. From the months of June to September, Rishikesh receives moderate to heavy rainfall, which reduces adventure sport activities here. There are a number of good hotels in Rishikesh that are located near the most important temples for pilgrims. Festivals like Savan are celebrated here during this time and is a popular time for pilgrimages. The winter, from October to February, is the best time to enjoy Rishikesh’s natural splendor. With temperatures ranging from 20° C and 6° C, this is the best time to go rock climbing here.
If you’re planning a trip to this city, you can be sure that it will not weigh you down with too many accommodation expenses. You’ll find a number of two-star, three-star, and budget hotels in Rishikesh that are ideal for the modern traveller. Most hotels in the city are located near the Lakshman and Ram Jhula temples, making them perfect for pilgrims. Some of the best hotels in Rishikesh are run by Treebo hotels and is great for solo travellers, couples and families. With Treebo’s easy-to-use app, you will have your stay fixed with the tap of a screen. What are you waiting for? Treebo is currently available in Tapovan and Dehradoon Road.
Best Places to Stay in Rishikesh - When you choose Treebo hotels in Rishikesh, you are assured of a satisfactory experience with a quality stay, efficient staff service, functional standard amenities, and modern essentials. It is important to know which are the best places to stay in Rishikesh at different times of the year. If you’re looking to stay close to Lakshman Jhula, it makes sense to choose hotels in Tapovan. This locality is home to the Tera Manzil Temple, Sivananda Ashram, and Gita Bhavan. If you’re looking to stay close to the Chandrabhaga River, you can choose hotels on Dehradun Road. Hotels here are close to popular sites like Triveni Ghat, Parmarth Niketan Temple, and the Beatles Ashram. If you’re catching an early or late train, you can choose to stay in hotels near Rishikesh Railway Station.
Events in Rishikesh - Rishikesh celebrates a number of vibrant festivals with a mix of social and religious elements throughout the year. One of the biggest festivals to take place is the Kumbh Mela festival in Haridwar, about 20 km away. The festivities take part every 12 years and sees over 10 million travellers here for the festival. Make sure you make your Rishikesh hotel booking in advance at this time, as hotels a crowded at this time. The International Yoga and Music Festival is another major festival that is held in November every year. Thousands of yoga enthusiasts travel here for the celebrations. The International Kayak Festival is a festival specially held for the adventure junkies who visit the city. Other popular festivals celebrated here are Saavan, Holi, Diwali, and Christmas.
Experience in Rishikesh - Rishikesh is known for yoga and meditation and is the perfect place to visit if you’re a spiritual person. The city is holy to the Hindus and boasts a number of gorgeous temples and ashrams. A few of the most important temples to visit are the Trimbakeshwar Temple, Shatrugna Mandir, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Geeta Bhawan, Lakshman Temple, Raghunath Temple, and the Kunjapuri Devi Temple. You will be able to easily find accommodation in Rishikesh that’s located close to these temples. A few popular ashrams to visit in the city include Parmarth Niketan, Omkarananda Ganga Sadan, Sivananda Ashram, Swami Dayananda Ashram, Anand Prakash Ashram and the Osho GangaDham Ashram. Non-vegetarian food is prohibited in Rishikesh, but it does have some excellent vegetarian food to offer tourists. Most restaurants serve North Indian food, but South Indian, Thai, Nepali, Chinese, and Continental food is also served here. A few restaurants to try are Cafe de Goa, Ramana’s Organic Cafe, Chatsang Cafe, Free Spirit Cafe, Ira’s Kitchen and Tea Room, Little Buddha Cafe, Pure Soul and Royal Cafe. A number of Rishikesh hotels house restaurants where you can enjoy a hearty vegetarian meal. No trip is complete without a good shopping spree, the best places to pick up souvenirs are Lakshman Jhula Market, Ram Jhula Market, and Rishikesh Main Market.
Do you have any hotel near Lakshman Jhula?
Asked by rana, 22-12-2017
Yes, there are many great options near Lakshman Jhula in Rishikesh. You can select the area of your choice under the option 'Rishikesh hotels by location' and can also check the distance of the hotel from Lakshman Jhula under the name of the hotel. Check out the complete list of hotels in this area here: https://www.treebo.com/hotels-near-lakshman-jhula-rishikesh/
Response by Treebo Rishikesh Team, 28-12-2017
My family and I will be making a halt at Haridwar Road as part of our pilgrimage tour. Are good hotels available in the area?
Asked by Rohini, 14-02-2018
You can find Treebo properties located close to Haridwar Road by selecting the respective area on the left navigation tab under 'Rishikesh hotels by location'. Book rooms at the property of your choosing by clicking on the link that follows https://www.treebo.com/hotels-in-haridwar-road-rishikesh/
Response by Treebo Haridwar Road, 14-02-2018