HOTELS IN RISHIKESH NEAR RISHIKESH RAILWAY STATION
Rishikesh in Uttarakhand, also called the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’, has a unique charm that attracts both devotees and tourists. It is a land of temples, ashrams and ayurveda and yoga centres, as well as dense forests, spectacular waterfalls and rapid river waters that form the perfect setting for adventure sports. As a result, the vital Rishikesh Railway Station receives a steady stream of visitors throughout the year. The crowd is greater during early summer and festivals like Savan in June-September. From the railway station, it is a 1.5km-long ride to the Inter State Bus Terminus, while the Dehradun Airport is around 17km away.Plenty of hotels near Rishikesh Railway Station come with great service and all the necessary amenities. Visitors can avail these comforts at highly reasonable prices, particularly if booked through travel websites like Treebo. The cool weather of Rishikesh makes air conditioning unnecessary for most parts of the year, but take care to check for other features like fridge, geyser, luggage shelf, clean and branded toiletries and Wi-Fi. Travel websites can also find you hotels in Rishikesh near railway station with necessary features like 24-hour power supply and laundry. There are plenty of vegetarian restaurants in Rishikesh, where you are not allowed to eat meat for religious reasons, such as Little Buddha Cafe, all-you-can-eat restaurants like Grill to Chill and the amazing Rajasthani Mishtan Bhandar. The famous Triveni Ghat, which holds ‘aarti’ ceremony for the Hindu goddess Durga every evening, is just 3km away from the Rishikesh Railway Station. A little farther away is the Ashtapath or Marine Drive. Rishikesh is also a land of many parks, such as Balaji Garden, Harbal Garden and Palika Nagar Park. Across the Ganges, about 41km away from the city, is the iconic Rajaji National Park that is home to a wide diversity of flora and fauna. Other than this, there is the Parmarth Niketan temple, Lakshman and Ram Jhula, Neer Garh Waterfall and Gita Bhawan. There are plenty of opportunities for hiking and rafting.