Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh


Laxman Jhula is 450 feet long an iron suspension bridge over river Ganga at the height of around 70 feet. This bridge is an important pilgrim attraction because devotees believe that Lakshman, the brother of Lord Rama, had once crossed the river with the help of a jute-rope bridge on the same spot.
One can also visit the famous Trayambakeshwar temple and Laxman temple, situated near to it. Apart from pilgrim attraction, Laxman Jhula architectural marvels offer scenic beauty.

How To Reach

By Train- Nearest Railway Station is Rishikesh Railway Station at the distance of 4kms.
By Air- Jolly Grant Airport at 22kms from Laxman Jhula.
By Road- Rishikesh is connected with big cities and Laxman Jhula is in Rishikesh city easily reached by shared taxi.

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