A city in India's northern state of Uttarakhand is in the Himalayan foothills beside the Ganges River.
The river is considered holy, and the city is renowned as a center for studying yoga and meditation.
Temples and ashrams (centers for spiritual studies) line the eastern bank around Swarga Ashram, a traffic-free, alcohol-free and vegetarian enclave upstream from Rishikesh town.
Neelkantha temple is a few kilometers above the River.
Important places to visit in Rishikesh are Neelkantha Mahadeva Temple, Omkarananda Ashram, Kunjapuri Devi temple, The Beatles Ashram, Ram Jhoola, Laxman Jhoola, Osho Ganga Ashram, Phool Chatti Ashram, Geeta Bhawan, Ganga Aarti, Yoga center, Muni Ki Reti, Shivpuri, Shivananda Ashram, Kuari Pass, Bharat Mandir, Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Swarga Ashram, Rishi Kund, Nirmal Ashram, Tera Manzil Temple, Vashisht Gufa, Triveni Ghat, Neer Garh Waterfall, Anand Prakash Ashram, etc.
The best things to do in Rishikesh are Bungee Jumping, Yoga, Spa wellness, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Rappelling and Rock climbing, Cooking classes, Trekking, and Flying Fox, Cliff Jumping, Jumpin heights, etc.
Big fishes are there in the River Ganges. Tourists feed them with flour balls. No one was allowed to catch the fish.
A number of water activities are there in the holy city of Rishikesh.
Come with your family and friends and stay here for a few days and visit all the places of attractions.
For doing the activities you need to stay a few more days.