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Rishikesh attracts thousands of pilgrims and tourists from different countries across the world. Famous for its temples and ashrams, Rishikesh is a beautiful city located in the state of Uttarakhand. Since it is located at the base of the Himalaya Mountains, it is known as the "Gateway to the Himalayas". However, this is not its only nickname. Since ancient times Hindu saints have come to this holy place to meditate, it is also known as "Yoga Capital of the World". In fact, every year during February, a weeklong International Yoga Festival is organized here and this is exactly the time when many foreigners attend, making it more crowded. However, the month of May is the perfect time to visit this beautiful city. Apart from all this, Rishikesh is a famous destination among adventure tourists as it offers various activities like bungee jumping, water rafting, mountain biking etc.


River rafting
Rock Climbing
Bungee jumping
Hot Air Ballooning

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