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Ram Jhula

Near Geeta Bhawan, Rishikesh, India
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Ranked #14 of 20 attractions in Rishikesh
Type: Religious Sites
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Rishikesh, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

Just before the kawar mela, passing through the busy street comes the jhulla, now the administration has put in two pole barrier, maybe to stop the two wheelers from plying on the bridge, it will be a good idea to ban two wheelers on the bridge, great cool breeze on the jhulla is mindblowing.

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New Delhi, India
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39 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

This bridge is more crowded and there was a little further from our hotel! But to walk on it you have to! Be sure to meet some brazen monkeys and probably more cows that sprawling imposingly in the center of the bridge !! By the way I advise everyone to look at his feet, and then the cow poop there... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I have been to this place at least 30 years ago, when it was a serene, uncrowded place and had a real holy ambiance. During my recent visit I was disappointed to see the unending number of shops and stalls and a whole bunch of unruly crowd, creating nuisance all over the place. The place now smells of business and... More

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Delhi
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Enjoyed a walk over the bridge which connects tapovan to main rishikesh city. It gives not only a spectacular view but the freeze from the Ganges just touches your soul.

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New Delhi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

One must enjoy the swings and the long span of the hanging bridge which will describe its quality itself. The Jhula is located to the mid of all famous ashrams and famous ghats for taking a holy dip the river Ganga. You can enjoy the boating here which is quiet cheap (Rs. 10 for one side and Rs. 15 for... More

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Indore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Being an engineer its my duty to see the technical aspects of anything i visit..and dis ram jhula holds a special status for me..nt only bcoz of its excellent engg. bt for its mythological importance too.. a perfect Mytho-Techno combo.

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Nice to see this huge rope bridge connecting both the banks of Ganga river. Offers an excellent view of the river as well as Ghats on both the sides. They have however allowed two wheelers to cross over Ram Jhula and that is a nuisance because every now and then somebody is honking behind you. Overall, its fine.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Its an experience. Beautiful bridge, View is awesome and spiritually inspiring at evening time around 5pm-9pm. Whole bridge made of metal.First foot I put there and I was shaking and feeling the groove. Cow was also present on the bridge, was sitting and I guess was taking a sun bath. Few children were asking us to feed the fishes which... More

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

the view is better from the ram jhula than it's older though younger sibling laxman jhula. a good walk ; cross from ram jhula ,go left towards laxman jhula cross over and come back to ram jhula. you have seen and felt rishikesh. do it once clockwise and next day do it anti clockwise. nice walk.

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Dehradun, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I have been visiting Ram Jhula since many years and love the Ganga aarti around this area. Do visit if you come to Rishikesh and also buy some kurtas.

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