Settled at the foothills of Himalayas, forever awake with the roar of the fast-flowing river Ganga,crowded with temples that are age-old and new, lies the holy town of Rishikesh in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Apart from being the holy town of the Hindus and a gateway to the Char Dham Yatra(Four Shrines Sacred Journey- Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath), Rishikesh is an adventure destination for adrenalin junkies, provides the best white-water rafting site in India and has pinned itself on the globe as the World Capital of Yoga. The city is a spiritual site and enjoys the coolest Indian summers. Both these reasons equal to a tourist season that lasts for all the twelve months in a year and hotels in Rishikesh never go out of business. A trip to this city does not weigh you down with the expenses of accommodation. You’ll find a lot of budget hotels in Rishikesh. The best hotels in Rishikesh, as well as the best budget hotels in Rishikesh, are populated near the Lakshman Jhula spot. Rishikesh is a backpacker’s destination as well. A good alternative to staying at a hotel is staying in an ashram. They provide standard accommodations and can be found in many numbers around Swarg Ashram.
TREEBO HOTELS IN RISHIKESH
India’s top rated budget hotel brand- Treebo is among Rishikesh hotels now. When you book a hotel in Rishikesh and choose a Treebo hotel, you get to experience the best quality stay, warm,friendly staff service, functional standard amenities, fresh essentials such as linens, towels and toiletries, at a price that’s in your budget. Treebo hotels in Rishikesh offer accommodations at popular city centers. Our first property, Treebo The Lily is at Rishikesh’s favourite location, in Tapovan only a kilometer away from Lakshman Jhula and within 6 km of the bus stop and railway station. The hotel is loaded with impressive on-site facilities such as a yoga hall, spa and its own certified travel company that hosts adventure activities like river rafting, camping, bungee jumping and more. To let you experience the convenience of a hotel, Treebo The Lily also offers free Wi-Fi, complimentary breakfast, room service, laundry options (chargeable) and parking space. The rooms are tastefully decorated, well-appointed, air-conditioned and equipped with an LCD television. There is no dearth of budget hotels in Rishikesh but unlike Treebo, no other hotel guarantees quality and happy stays only. Quick and easy to book facilities, convenient payment options and cancellation policies, along with Treebo’s promise for quality makes this property rank top among the budget hotels in Rishikesh. So, the next time that you plan a trip to this spiritual gateway and look for Rishikesh hotels, book your stay at Treebo.
THINGS TO EXPERIENCE IN RISHIKESH
A trip to Rishikesh is truly a spiritual experience. The joy of meditation and relaxation through Yoga, in the pollution free and cool climate, close to the mountains and the rapid Ganges, not only sounds poetic but gets you in touch with your soul, elevates your spirit and rejuvenates like the much-needed break you came looking for. There are many Yoga and meditation centers in Rishikesh. You can check into one of these institutions, to practice and learn from the perfectionists. Rishikesh is an adventure destination itself. Experience white water rafting (especially during the months of September to December and March to June), rappelling, rock climbing, cliff jumping, bungee jumping, kayaking and trekking, at reasonable costs, in the city. There’s not much to buy from this temple city but you can eat loads of aromatic vegetarian dishes and pure ghee sweets at Rishikesh. When you walk down the windy streets, you’ll find many hawkers selling in-season fruits, nuts, popcorn, warm cookies, Indian snacks like samosa-jalebi and a lot more. You can relish all these or try the nutritious and delicious Ayurvedic food restaurants available in many numbers. Everything is quoted at a fair price and the healthy food options are just perfect after the calming Yoga sessions.