There are 3 things people come to Rishikesh for-
- Hiking/ Trekking
- Hindu Spirituality
If you like trekking you’ll love rishikesh. It is situated just on the gateway to Himalaya. 5 000 meter Tops are nearby.
Also, Rishikesh is world yoga center with more than 100 Yoga places and ashrams. Almost everyone does yoga in Rishikesh.
If you like chanting, Hindu religion and singing, you’ll love Ghat ceremonies at Parmarth Niketen Ashram