Are you an enthusiastic adventure seeker? A peace Seeker? Or just in search of a cutoff from the hectic city life over the weekend? Well, Rishikesh is the perfect answer for all the above questions. Moreover, if you are finding a place to visit nearby from Delhi over a road trip on the weekend, no other place can compete with the scenic beauty and the adventure activities that this place has to offer for each and every age group. Let us explore a little more about this wonderful place to make it easy for you to take a final call for your upcoming trip. Just hire a Delhi to Rishikesh Meru cab and get going on the wonderful journey. The city is renowned as a center for studying yoga and meditation. Temples and ashrams (centers for spiritual studies) line the eastern bank around Swarg Ashram, a traffic-free, alcohol-free and vegetarian enclave upstream from Rishikesh town.This beautiful place lies in the state of Uttrakhand, surrounded by a lot of other explored as well as unexplored tourist destinations such as Haridwar, Dehradun, Mussoorie, and many others too if you wish to plan a long vacation along with visiting Rishikesh from Delhi. The nearest international airport to Rishikesh also remains the IGI airport in Delhi from where you can get a Meru cab to reach and explore this lovely place.
Roorkee Cantonment is a cantonment town, in Roorkee, Haridwar district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, and is one of country’s oldest cantonments established in 1853, and the headquarters of Bengal Engineer Group since 1853.Roorkee became home to the Bengal Sappers and Miners in 1853, and two artillery units were stationed here. Today, the cantonment has a large army base with headquarters for ‘Bengal Engineer Group’ (BEG), also known as Bengal Sappers, established in 1803.
Triveni Ghat is a ghat situated in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. It is the biggest and most famous ghat in Rishikesh at the banks of Ganges. Triveni Ghat remains overcrowded with devotees to take ritual baths to get cleansed from their sins.It is believed that the ghat was visited by Lord Krishna when he got hurt by the arrow of Jara – a hunter. The ghat is famed for the Ganga aarti performed to the chants of Vedic hymns. The sight of oil leaves, filled with diya and petals, which are released by devotees, floating on the pristine Ganga and the traditional aarti is a sight to behold. Book yourself with Meru and get the best esperience on road travel.
Lakshman Jhula is a suspension bridge across the river Ganges, located 5 kilometres north-east of the city of Rishikesh in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. The bridge connects the two villages of Tapovan in Tehri Garhwal district, on the west bank of the river, to Jonk in Pauri Garhwal district, on the east bank.. The entire bridge is made of iron and is situated at a height of 70 ft from the river. Built in 1939, over River Ganga, the jhula is one of the most prominent landmarks in Rishikesh. As the legend goes, Lord Lakshmana (Laxman) crossed Ganga on ropes of jute and hence the bridge has been named in his honour. Book a Delhi-Rishikesh Meru Cab and reach this holy place.
The Beatles Ashram
Beatles Ashram, also known as Chaurasi Kutia, is an ashram close to the north Indian city of Rishikesh in the state of Uttarakhand. It is located on the eastern bank of the Ganges river, opposite the Muni Ki Reti area of Rishikesh, in the foothills of the Himalayas.During the 1960s and 1970s, as the International Academy of Meditation, it was the training centre for students of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, who devised the Transcendental Meditation technique.The site was abandoned in the 1990s and reverted to the local forestry department in 2003, after which it became a popular visiting place for fans of the Beatles.Meru Cab booking service will take you there in no time.
The jade blue Neergarh waterfalls also known as ‘Neer Gaddu’ are located about 5 & 7 km from Lakshman Jhula (Neergarh Waterfall I & II) on Rishikesh-Badrinath highway. These natural waterfalls radiates their empyrean beauty as they tumbles down the rocky cliffs. It is a massive giveaway by nature. During summers many tourists visit Neergarh waterfalls to bathe in the cool water of the stream flowing nearby. There are two small bridges erected on the waterfalls having few resting shops in the vicinity. A short trek will take you closer to these pristine waterfall. You can book a Meru Cab from Rishikesh Railway station which is 9km from there and reach easily.