Weekend will be best for Rishikesh Road Trip. Because two days are enough to capture every single view of the city in camera and eyes. On Saturday morning, you will be there comfortably till the evening and then can be reached on Sunday afternoon or evening and can reach Delhi again.
Rishikesh, not only Uttarakhand but also from the rest of the surrounding cities are connected to the road. Where facilities for buses from New Delhi. Meerut, Ghaziabad are available. But better you cover this short trip with a bike or car. That’s because many things will be seen on the way in which you can not afford to sit in a bus.
These two routes are best way to go Rishikesh
New Delhi-Meerut-Muzaffarnagar-Roorkee-Haridwar By Rishikesh NH 334
New Delhi-Hapur-Chandpur-Nzibabad-Haridwar- By Rishikesh NH 9
If you go by the first route then it will take about 6 hours to reach Rishikesh. Rishikesh is 235 km away from New Delhi.
It takes about 7 hours to go from second route. The distance between NH 9 to New Delhi and Rishikesh is 288 km.
Do not miss breakfast in the morning while passing Meerut. Well, Punjabis will surely fill your stomach with a rich, warm-footed paratha.
When you reach the Holy city Haridwar, you will get smell of food from each street. Where you can’t stop eating very tasty food in less money. Haridwar is full of temples and every temple has a different history and specialty. People will get overwhelmed by the ghats here, Ganga Aarti is a special attraction here. It takes about 45-60 minutes to reach Rishikesh from Haridwar.
A great Journey of Rishikesh
Rishikesh, Where is the unique confluence of spirituality and adventure. Rishikesh is like a base camp for Himalayan Trekking. The purpose of the tourists here is to spend a few moments with peace of quite. For this reason, there is a lot of Ashram and Meditation centers. Enjoying a spectacular view of the Ram-Lakshman swing filled with tourists and saints and enjoying River Rafting in white water is not a must to miss at all.
While driving between dense forests you can cover different places of Rishikesh. Such driving can also be enjoyed here without any destination. Season anyone here the weather is mostly happy. Meaning you can plan here anytime.