Rishikesh is part of the Uttarakhad region in India. As a region, Uttarakhad is renowned for its natural abundance, especially when it comes down to Kumaon and Garhwal Himalayan regions. If you're visiting Rishikesh, don't miss out on staying in one of Uttarakhand's traditional accommodations - the houses that are there on mountain slopes and are surrounded by lush greenery. These indigenous homestays will give you a unique opportunity not just to relax amidst an untouched landscape but also to experience first-hand the true customs of village life. Don't miss out on interacting with the local people while in Uttarakhand!!