The most famous tourist place of Uttarakhand Rishikesh Map pdf will help the people who want to travel to Rishikesh. This map shows all the important tourist attractions, and places in Rishikesh, and their distance and direction.
|11.5 km2 (4.4 sq mi)
Map of Rishikesh in Uttaranchal showing hill stations, resorts, temples, rivers, natural beauties and etc.
Lakshman Jhula, which connects one bank to the other on the banks of the river Ganges, is a unique identity of Rishikesh. It was built in Vikram Samvat 1996. It is said that Lakshman ji built a swing at the place to cross the river Ganges.
Triveni Ghat is another important place of Rishikesh. Where devotees come to this ghat to take bath in the morning and take a dip in the Ganges river. It is said that the confluence of the major rivers Ganga Yamuna and Saraswati takes place at this place.
Swarg Ashram, the oldest ashram in Rishikesh, was founded by Swami Vishuddhanand. Swamiji was also known by the name “Kali Kamali Wale”. There are many beautiful temples built in this place. And there are many retroes at this place where tourists can eat.
The temple of Neelkanth Mahadev Ji is situated at an altitude of 5,500 feet. It is believed that Lord Shiva had consumed the poison emanating from Samudra Manthan at this place. Lord Shiva’s throat turned blue only after consuming the poison, due to which he is also known as Neelkanth.
Places to Visit in Rishikesh:
- Laxman Jhula Ram Jhula
- Tera Manzil Mandir
- Shri Bharat Mandir
- Triveni Ghat
- The Beatles Ashram
- Neelkanth Mahadev Temple
- Jumpin Heights