Known as the “Yoga Capital of the World”, Rishikesh is a small city in the northern state of Uttarakhand in India. It is situated in the foothills of the Himalayas, on the banks of the holy river Ganges.
The city deeply practices Hindu mythology and spirituality and is considered one of the holiest places in India. It is a popular destination for meditation, yoga, and wellness retreats, with many ashrams and wellness centers offering various programs and courses.
Surrounded by lush forests and scenic mountains, the city is an ideal location for adventure sports such as rafting, trekking, and bungee jumping. Rishikesh is also famous for its iconic suspension bridge, Laxman Jhula, which spans the Ganges and has stunning views of the river and surrounding hills.
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