Rishikesh Weekend Trip From Delhi


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Famously known as the yoga capital of the world and located at the foot of mighty Himalayas, Rishikesh is the only destination in the world that is equally popular for its adventure activities as well as spirituality. The town is adorned with lush green forests, rich flora-fauna, beautiful mountains, gushing rivers, mesmerizing valleys, historical temples, ancient monuments, colorful markets, and much more.

On this Rishikesh weekend trip, rejuvenate your soul as you attend the famous Ganga aarti at Parmarth Niketan. Test your limits as you gush through the adrenaline-pumping rapids of Ganga river with the activity of white water rafting. This Rishikesh weekend tour from Delhi surely gives you a perfect break with the plethora of activities.


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  • Start your Rishikesh weekend trip in the evening from Delhi.
  • Overnight volvo journey to Rishikesh.

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  • After arriving Rishikesh, transfer to goSTOPS Rishikesh on your own.
  • Check in to the hostel- goSTOPS Rishikesh and freshen up.
  • Later, get ready for an experience of a lifetime as you are headed for white water rafting in the holy Ganga.
  • After this thrilling ride, attend the Ganga Aarti at Parmarth Niketan.
  • Explore the local streets of Rishikesh. Shop for souvenirs from the famous streets of Rishikesh.
  • Overnight stay at goSTOPS Rishikesh.

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  • Wake up early and get mesmerized by the beautiful sunrise.
  • Post delicious breakfast, get ready to explore Rishikesh.
  • Picked up from goSTOPS Rishikesh and transfer to the starting point of hike to Patna waterfall. Hike for around half an hour through the lush green forests of Garhwal region to reach the beautiful waterfall. This waterfall is famous for the limestone caves located next to it. Spend some time here and you can also buy some refreshments from the stalls near the waterfall.
  • Back to hostel by evening.
  • Overnight stay at goSTOPS Rishikesh.


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  • Wake up early in the laps of nature and have a hearty breakfast while experiencing a beautiful sunrise.
  • Post breakfast, check out from the hostel and explore the city on your own.
  • After spending some leisurely time exploring the holy abode of Rishikesh, board the volvo bus to Delhi.


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goSTOPS India’s fastest-growing backpacker hostel brand, goSTOPS predominantly aims to provide quality travel experiences and make living spaces accessible to the youth - millennials and Gen Z. Founded in 2014 by a Delhi-based couple - Pallavi Agarwal and Pankaj Parwanda, the brand not only provides accommodation, but it enhances the experience of its guests. Whether it is the quality of stay, facilities, amenities, or the things we, as humans, crave for like safety, human interaction, and a sense of belonging- goSTOPS takes care of all of it. So far, there are 25 active hostels, housing around 2,000 beds all over the country. The target is 55 hostels with 3,000 beds by March, 2022. The company has a geographical footprint in all the major tourist spots in the country like Agra, Alleppey, Amritsar, Bir, Dalhousie, Delhi, Goa, Jaipur, Kasar Devi, Kochi, Leh, Manali, McLeod Ganj, Mukteshwar, Mumbai, Munnar, Mussoorie, Naggar, Nainital, Palampur, Pushkar, Rishikesh, Udaipur, and Varanasi. So far, goSTOPS has hosted more than 4,00,000 travelers across its 25 properties. The target audience is usually between the ages of 18 and 30, comprising a cross-section of solo travelers, group travelers, backpackers, digital nomads, and individuals seeking interesting stay and workation options. It is a full-stack operator brand that leases and transforms budget hotels and operates them as backpacker hostels. goEXPERIENCES goEXPERIENCES is the ‘experience division’ of goSTOPS, launched to inspire travelers to enhance their travel experiences. The founders believe that trips can be taken to the next level if they are planned and managed by experts on the ground. goSTOPS offers customized trekking and sports activities like cycling tours, snowboarding, rappelling, boulder climbing, etc. in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. Apart from this, travelers are introduced to new and offbeat destinations in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, and other cities.

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  • Accommodation: 2 night stay at goSTOPS Rishikesh 
  • Transportation: Volvo transfers from Delhi to Delhi
  • Meals: 2 Breakfast on day 2 and day 3
  • Activity: 9 km Rafting 
  • Sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary.


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  • Any meals throughout the trip other than breakfast
  • Pickup and drop facilities from bus stop to property and back
  • Personal expenses like entry charges, shopping, room heater charges, telephone, fax, internet, laundry, etc
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusion


By Air: The nearest airport to Kashmiri Gate is Indira Gandhi International Airport, located at a distance of 20 km. It takes around 45 mins to reach there from the airport. There is a metro line also available from Airport to New Delhi railway station.
By Rail: The nearest railway station to Kashmiri Gate is Old Delhi railway station located at a distance of around 2 km. New Delhi railway station, which connects all the major cities by train route is also 4 km from Kashmiri Gate.
By Road: Kashmiri Gate is well connected by road and metro line. Maharana Pratap ISBT is the nearest bus terminal for Kashmiri Gate. Kashmiri Gate metro station is on Delhi metro red, yellow, and violet line which is accessible from all the major places in the city.

Policy and Terms

  • If cancellation are made 30 days before the date of travel then 25.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
  • If cancellation are made 15 days to 30 days before the date of travel then 50.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
  • If cancellation are made 0 days to 15 days before the date of travel then 100.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days.

Terms and Conditions

  • Hostels are subject to availability.
  • goSTOPS reserves the right to change the itinerary in case of weather conditions or any other situations.
  • Entry tickets to places are not included in the package cost.
  • Any breakage or damage of any items in the hostels will be charged at actuals.
  • Dorm rooms for male and female guests would be seperated.

Frequest Questions

Q: Is rafting open in Rishikesh in December?
A: Yes, rafting can be done here up till the mid of December. The weather is chilly and sunny that further accentuates the thrill and novelty of this amazing adventure sport.

Q: How many days are enough for a Rishikesh weekend trip?
A: One to two days are enough to explore the key attraction of the place in case you are short on time. Otherwise 2-3 days are well enough to explore all the places in the holy adobe of Rishikesh.

Q: How to reach Rishikesh from Delhi?
A: Rishikesh is situated at a distance of 243 km from Delhi. One can travel from one place to another by road, air or rail as well. By Air:- The nearest airport to Rishikesh is Jolly Grant airport, Dehradun, located at a distance of 21 km from Rishikesh. One can easily hire a cab or board a bus to cover the remaining distance to Rishikesh. By Rail:- The nearest railway station is Haridwar railway station, located at a distance of 29 km from Rishikesh. One can easily hire a cab or board a bus to cover the remaining distance to Rishikesh.

Q: What is the best time to visit Rishikesh?
A: The best time to visit Rishikesh is all around the year except for the months of monsoons. During the winter months of November-February when the weather is cool enough for you to enjoy the beautiful outdoor and adventure activities. This is when the temperatures range between a pleasant 6-20° C. During summers, the weather remains pleasant. It's great to see the landmarks, markets, and experiences like the Ganga Arti, etc. You can plan your Rishikesh weekend trip accordingly.

Q: Is there snowfall in Rishikesh?
A: No, Rishikesh is located at an altitude of around 1,120 ft. at the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayas. The closest places to Rishikesh to enjoy snow are Auli and Mussoorie.

Q: What is the best time to enjoy rafting in Rishikesh?
A: The best time to go rafting is the post monsoon period in the months of September to November.

Q: Tell me more about Rishikesh.
A: Rishikesh is not only a famous pilgrimage destination but it is also known for various adventure activities. The place, with its numerous ancient ashrams and yoga studios has put not only yoga but ancient Indian Vedic studies, Ayurveda, astrology, etc. on the world map. Besides, due to its location near the Ganges, it offers activities like rafting, kayaking, cliff jumping, etc.

Q: How much time does it take from Rishikesh to Delhi?
A: The distance between the 2 cities is around 243 km and it takes approximately 5 to 6 hours to reach Delhi from Rishikesh in a volvo bus.

Q: Is it safe to do cliff jumping in Rishikesh.
A: Yes absolutely, all the safety measures will be taken by the instructor while conducting activity. This activity is done during rafting. The participants wear life jackets, so that non swimmers will be able to enjoy the activity as well.

Q: Are meals included in the weekend trip to Rishikesh?
A: Yes, breakfast is included in the package on Day 2.

Q: Are the kids allowed for rafting and cliff jumping in Rishikesh?
A: Yes, children are allowed for rafting and cliff jumping in Rishikesh but the age limit is 14 years. Anyone above the age of 14 can enjoy the activities.

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