Capital of Yoga Rishikesh
Rishikesh is called the Yoga Capital of the world. It’s a small a city in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Located in the foothills of the Himalayas it is known as a pilgrimage town and regarded as one of the holiest Hindu places in the world. The peaceful and natural environment of the town is perfect to fully focus on your yoga practice.
The riverside stretch is of great spiritual and religious importance and saints and yogis have been meditating on the banks of the Ganges since antiquity. Om Yoga Rishikesh is located just a 5 minute walk from the river.
Besides yoga practice Rishikesh offers many activities such as rafting, mountain trekking to the nearby waterfalls, shopping, ayurvedic cafes and treatments. The city is conveniently connected by road, train and air. Nearest train station from Delhi is Haridwar (20 Km from Rishikesh) and nearest airport is Dehradun (20 Km from Rishikesh). There are daily bus connections between Delhi and Rishikesh.