Tour the local Ashrams
The Haridwar and Rishikesh region is rich with spiritual sites such as The Aurovalley Ashram, widely known as the ‘receptacle of peace’ and The Parmarth Niketan Hermitage, which lies on the banks of the revered Ganges River. Regardless of culture, language or religion, a visit to one of these holy places and spiritual hermitages will imbue you with a sense of peace and harmony. Devoted to visitors from every corner of the globe, the Ashrams serve as holy sites dedicated to finding a better life balance. Spend some time deep in thought in one of the meditation halls, which are lined with massive portraits of renowned yogis, philosophers and gurus.