Lakshman Jhula, RishikeshCurrently Open
- Address: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 00:30 Mins
- Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture
About Lakshman Jhula, Rishikesh
One of the most prominent landmarks in Rishikesh, Lakshman Jhula is a 450 feet iron suspension bridge that connects the two banks of Ganges River. Having a mythological story connected to it, it is believed that Lord Ram’s brother Lakshman crossed the Ganges on jute ropes at this very place. The current bridge was built in the year 1939.
How To reach Lakshman Jhula by Public Transport
- Hiring a Vikram or walking down to the Jhula is recommended.
Restaurants Near Lakshman Jhula
- Zorba Organic Restaurant
- Cafe Coffee Day
- Devraj Coffee Corner/ German Bakery
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Things to Know Before Visiting Lakshman Jhula
95% of people who visit Rishikesh include Lakshman Jhula in their plan
05 AM - 06 AM
32.64% of people start their Lakshman Jhula visit around 05 AM - 06 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Lakshman Jhula
93.82% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lakshman Jhula