Rishikesh or Hrishikesh is a city and a tehsil in Dehradun district of the India. The place is also known as Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas. It is also popular as Yoga Capital of the World. There are many ayurveda centres and yoga classes here.
Rishikesh is located at approximately 25 km from Haridwar and 43 km from Dehradoon. It has an elevation of 372 metres.
The place is also popular for Rafting camps.