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Enhance your life with a Mind-blowing trip to Rishikesh

by Amit Payal Yoga Teacher 500-RYT

Introduction

 

Located in Uttarakhand, Rishikesh is one of the most famous hill stations in India. It is located in the foothills of The Himalayas, just beside the Ganges river. The Ganga river is the holiest river for Hindus, and the city is known for being a center for spiritual exploration.

 

The pilgrimage town has many temples and ashrams, where people flock to learn yoga. Ancient Hindu sages and saints have visited this place since ancient times to meditate. Even now, people searching for higher knowledge and spiritual studies come to Rishikesh.

 

However, it is not just spirituality that invites people to this region. Rishikesh, like most scenic hill stations, has many other tourist attractions. Whether you want a fun-filled adrenaline-pumping adventure or a quiet, peaceful escape from the hub-bub of city life, everything can be found in the heart of this town. There is also Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikeshwhich finds visitors worldwide.

 

Top 3 things to do in Rishikesh: 

 

As you can understand by now, Rishikesh has a lot of fun options for all the people visiting this region. From adventure sports to peaceful yoga retreat, everything can be accommodated. When you visit this place, make sure to take a big break as you will not want to leave this place any time soon. Here are the best activities that one can partake in while visiting Rishikesh:

 

·         Enjoy River Rafting

 

River Rafting is one of the most fun adventure sports out there. It involves sailing on rapids on a rubber boat, and this adventurous ride is gaining popularity in the Indian adventure sports scene.

 

As Rishikesh is located close to the upper part of the river Ganga, it makes it a brilliant spot for river rafting. You should put it on your bucket list if you love adventure sports.

  

·         Go on a Yoga Retreat Camp

 

Rishikesh has been hosting the annual international yoga festival since 1989. Yoga enthusiasts all over the world come for this occasion in the first week of March. However, this is not the only time when this region gets people who want to learn yoga. After all, Rishikesh is the best place to get indoctrinated into this practice.

 

If you love doing yoga, you should enroll yourself in the 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in RishikeshThis certified course will help you improve your practice and give you the right credentials to be a yoga teacher. You will also gain a lot of theoretical knowledge from these yoga teacher training courses


·         Ride a giant Swing

 

If you have done bungee jumping, you will definitely enjoy swinging on a giant swing if it works on the same principle. In bungee jumping, that is a free fall; however, your rope harness will be connected to a holding point in a giant swing.

 

You will basically swing like a pendulum, and a huge distance of 1 to 1.5 kilometers will be covered in one swing. Therefore, you can understand how ginormous this amazing swing will be.

 

 

Conclusion

 

Rishikesh is a very popular tourist destination for not only people of India but also foreign tourists. You can visit this peaceful place for your next vacation and immerse yourself in the culture of the region. If you are an avid adventure sports seeker, you will have a gala time here.

 

Of course, people who want to connect to the spiritual side are more than welcome to this region. This is especially true for people who are interested in Yoga. After all, Rishikesh is the unofficial capital of yoga gurus and saints. Pack your bags and head to this place on your next vacation to have a fulfilling experience.


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About Amit Payal Junior   Yoga Teacher 500-RYT

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Joined APSense since, January 3rd, 2021, From Rishikesh, India.

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