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  • Beautiful milky-green Ganges River weaves through the lower Himalayas just north of Rishikesh. width:640;;height:438
  • As it turns this bend, the mighty river flows into Rishikesh. width:640;;height:480
  • Iconic Trimbakeshwar Temple presides over the Gange's eastern shore just across Rishikesh's upper bridge, known as Laxman Jhula. width:640;;height:480
  • Laxman Jhula pedestrian bridge is one of two suspension bridges crossing the Ganges at Rishikesh. width:360;;height:480
  • A small white powdery beach lines the Ganges' shores in the middle of Rishikesh, providing anchorage for boats and easy river access to Hindu pilgrims who are visiting to immerse themselves in the 'holy waters' of the Ganges. width:640;;height:480
  • The Ganges' western shore in Rishikesh is lined by a wide sweep of stones backed by ashrams, temples, hotels, souvenir stalls and restaurants. width:640;;height:480
  • Another scenic view of the mighty Ganges flowing through the Himalayas just north of Rishikesh. width:640;;height:480
  • White water rafting on the Ganges is a major adventure activity around Rishikesh. width:640;;height:480
  • This beautiful section of the Ganges north of Rishikesh is regularly run by white water rafting groups. width:640;;height:480
  • This dramatic steel bridge crosses the Ganges north of Rishikesh. width:640;;height:480
  • This long powdery white-sand beach, studded with attractive boulders in lower Rishikesh, lies just above the town's lower pedestrain bridge, known as Ram Jhula. The beach is popular for meditation and immersion in the Ganges. width:640;;height:411
  • Dramatic sunset over the Ganges at Rishikesh. width:640;;height:453
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