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Uttarakhand is a great place to plan a trip with family and friends. One of the spectacular location is the Laxman Jhula which is a suspension bridge made up of iron across the river Ganges and it is situated 5 kilometers towards noreth-east from Rishikesh which is a popular Indian state of Uttarakhand. This Laxman Jhula connects the two villages known to be Tapovan in Tehri Garhwal district and Jonk in Pauri Garhwal district. One has to cross the river from west to east using it. The bridge is an iconic landmark of Rishikesh and people can find few reliable Hotels in Laxman Jhula for the accommodation during travelling. There are various temples situated near the hanging bridge and people can feel the spirituality associated to these places. The popular one is Swarg Niwas temple which is situated 0.1 km from Laxman Jhula. One can find spas and Hotels Nearby Laxman Jhula that gives you a wonderful tie for rejuvenation.
There are also many handicrafts shops near the place with amazing work and high quality. For adventurous people, opportunities for hiking and rafting are present just 0.6 km from Laxman Jhula. One can find fabulous restaurants nearby Hotels in Laxman Jhula that provide you tasty and mouth-watering delicacies. There are many things to do at this place and one can see many markets where a variety of goods including Rudraksha, idols of Gods and Goddesses, gems, jewellery, holy books, semi-precious stones, clothes, etc. can be purchased at affordable rates. People interested in yoga classes can also join training sessions and get a know how of techniques for body fitness and good health. Places like Guru Yog peeth give you a great opportunity to feel the best yoga sessions. A private day trip can be opted for Haridwar and Rishikesh from this place that allows you to visit more spiritual temples and monuments.
The Laxman jhula bridge is believed to be constructed by UPPWD during 1927-19289 and it replaced the old then existing bridge of 184 feet that was washed away by huge flood in October 1924. The people who took responsible of Laxman Jhula include Chief engineer, superintending engineer, executive engineer, assistant engineers and overseer. One of the major attractions near Laxman Jhula is 13 storied temple known as Trayambakeshwar temple and it named so due to the number 13. The top floor of this temple gives a splendid view of nearby surroundings in the city. There is a Risha Kund where it is believed that Lord Rama and Lord Lakshman took a bath after killing the Ravana known to be as demon. It was done to wash away the sins they performed. It is a must visit place along with places like Saccha Akhileswar Manhadev temple and Sri Raghunath ji temple.
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