Why choose Rishikesh for Yoga?
Also known as the Yoga capital of the world, Rishikesh is a renowned cultural and religious centre in Hinduism and has been a shining beacon of knowledge and spirituality in the world for decades.
Each year millions of people visit this town to gain enlightenment, search for their spirituality and become one with nature in a bid to find themselves.
Set in the Himalayan foothills within the northern state of Uttarakhand, alongside the majestic Ganges River, It has become an ideal destination for people seeking to learn more about yoga and meditation. The beautiful scenery, comfortable climate and weather conditions along with the holy ambience of the town makes it so that one can feel the spirit of all the yogis who have meditated here for thousands of years giving this place its special energy. All of this makes the town and ideal place for those seeking self transformation through yoga and meditation.
The clean air, coupled with absence of alcohol and vegetarian food, completely overhauls negative emotions and energy and fills you up with positivity and a calmness that can’t be explained.
Rishikesh is also a popular spot of adventure tourism in India providing an outlet for those love to get their adrenaline pumping. No spot in the town is more than 5-10 minutes away from Ganga whose quiet rumbling stays with you throughout your stay in Rishikesh. Listening to this quiet noise of a mountain river as holy as Ganga is a meditation in itself.
The town of Rishikesh has a number of temples making it an important cultural and religious centre in India. Nestled in the Himalayan hills, the town of Rishikesh offers everything you need for discovering yourself.