Residing near the foot of the Himalayas in Uttrakhand, Rishikesh is a charmer for pilgrims as well as adventure lovers. It is known with the name of “Gateway to the Garhawl Himalayas”. The town has earned great popularity among tourists for being a major pilgrimage spot of the Hindus. The sights of River Ganges flowing through the town of Rishikesh charm your heart. Here you can spot endless shrines and yoga ashrams where you can learn the art of yoga and meditation. The local eateries of Rishikesh serve tasty Indian food, which will surely make you fall for gluttony.