Uttarakhand, earlier was know as Uttaranchal, is a northern India state. Uttarakhand has the origin of some of the most sacred rivers of India like Ganga and Yamuna.
The lifeline of India is its holy rivers, Ganga, Yamuna and many more. These rivers are a source of adventure. The youth enjoy rafting, trekking along the mountains and kayaking etc. Badrinath, Kedarnath, Joshimath, are important religious sites for the devotees of Lord Shiva. Meanwhile, Durga in her Chandi avtaar and Sitla avtaar (to cure small pox) also have many temples. The pilgrimage sites, mainly to Lord Shiva and Parvati make it into a Devbhumi.
Uttarakhand as a tourist destination is a dream for many tourists. There are uncountable places in Uttarakhand to visit. It’s capital is Dehradun. it is usually the starting point of most of the journeys.
Rishikesh is a major center for Yoga study and practice. Beatles visited Rishikesh in 1968. The city hosts the evening Ganga Aarti, a spiritual gathering on the sacred Ganges River. If you are going with family or friends then Dehradun, Mussoorie, Nainital, etc are perfect for you. Rishikesh is best for peace seekers. If you want to see nature, wildlife and click the scenes then places in Jim Corbett National Park, Almora city, Kausani. Mount Abott are ideal. Most important, the ‘Char Dham’ in Hindu mythology are all in Uttarakhand. In recent years, Landsdowne and Sattal has become quiet popular in tourists.
Rishikesh-Haridwar Tour will be a complete package of adventure, wellness, nature, and religion. In Rishikesh, there is a rhythm in life. If you are traveling as a family, it will be the most satisfying for both the elder and the young of the family.