Rishikesh known as Gateway to the Himalaya has located in the hills terrains. It is a small Pilgrim town in northern india in the state of Uttrakhand. It is a divine, beautiful town full of nature, temples, ashrams, and saints. The place is mesmerized and blessed by the sacred river the Ganges. Rishikesh has a pleasant climate for many months of the year which attracted many yogis to do their Yoga sadhana. Rishikesh is situated in the foothills of the Himalayas.
Weather In Rishikesh And Recommended Clothing
- December-January-February winter session and coldest time of the year but no snowfall. the temperature gets down to 15-26 C, We do not have a heating facility but room heather can be arranged with additional charges. It is recommended to bring warm clothes during this time.
- May to August – summer & rainy session. light cotton clothes are recommended, as the temperature can get even to 40 degrees. September is the end of the monsoon. Umbrella/raincoats are recommended.
- October to April – This time of year weather in Rishikesh varies from pleasant to cold and woollen clothes, jackets, etc. are recommended. The temperature is averagely around 32-33 C.
Which thing is famous in Rishikesh?
Rafting, Flying fox, Giant swing, Cliff jumping, Kayaking, Camping, Bungee Jumping, Hot Air Ballooning, Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat, Visit Lakshman Jhula, Visit Shivpuri, Visit Ram Jhula, Visit Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Visit Tera Manzil Temple and many more.
Located in the picaresque district of Dehradun in Uttarakhand, Rishikesh has had a very prominent place in Indian culture, religion and mythology from time immemorial. The region is located in the foothills of the Himalayas, and is also known as the home of the gods.