Chandigarh is a city and union territory in India that serves as the capital of two states Punjab & Haryana. Chandigarh is located near the foothills of the Shivalik range of the Himalayas. The name Chandigarh translates as “The Fort of Chandi”. The name is derived from an ancient temple called Chandi Mandir devoted to the Hindu goddess Chandi, in the city. It is also referred to as the city beautiful due to its beautiful surroundings, central grid of gardens, each dedicated to the different species of flora and fauna. Chandigarh has developed as one of the beautiful city around the India. The roads around Chandigarh are surrounded by huge trees. Chandigarh was declared as the second cleanest city of India under Swachh Bharat Surakshan Mission. Chandigarh is one of the best places to spend your vacations.
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Rishikesh is a holy town which is situated 24 Kms upstream on the banks of the Ganga. Rishikesh is also spelled Hrishikesh, Rushikesh or Hrushikesk, is a city of Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Located on the foothills of Himalayas known as the gateway of Himalaya. It is surrounded by three other districts namely Tehri Garhwal, Pauri Garhwal and Holy City Haridwar. Rishikesh is not only popular for its religious significance, but also popular for the devotees on their journey to the Char Dham Yatra. Apart from being a popular pilgrimage destination Rishikesh is also popular for adventure tourists heading from the tougher trekking trails to be found in the higher Himalayas. There is many more sight seeing places for tourist in Rishikesh like ram jhula, lakshman jhula, triveni ghat and many more places. Rishikesh is one of the most popular tourist destinations to visit. Every year a large number of tourists came here to visit and it is one of the best stoppages for the tourists who go to visit the Himalayas and have a visit to pilgrimage spots.
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