vashist cave trek

Vashist Cave Trek

"Vashist Cave Trek" is a spiritual & adventurous extension of traveling along the bank of the Ganges in the Himalaya, Rishikesh.

Attractions :

  • Vashist Cave Meditation
  • Trekking in the Himalaya
  • Beach of the Ganges
  • Swami Pursottamananda Ashram
  • Himalayan Birds watching
  • An old Himalayan Village
  • USD 35 per person

    Minimum 2 person

Vashist Cave Trek


Vashist Cave is situated on the right bank of Ganges at a distance of 20 km from Rishikesh & 6 km from the famous rafting point Shivpuri in the midst of the Himalayan trees and birds, at least 20 species of Himalayan birds can be seen in the premises of the Vashist Cave . This cave is very famous place for the meditation.The cave is the 25 feet deep with a Shiva lingam & a holy place for Hindus that is a reason, there is also a monastery where Hindu Sadhus and priest are living there inside for taking care of cave and visitors also. During 1928 & 1960 a very famous Hindu Sadhu “Sri Swami Pursottamananda Ji who visited twice to this cave for the meditation

Detailed Itinerary

We start early in the morning just after having breakfast, we proceed in the private transport to the Vashist cave and to reach there we cover 20 km distance in 1 hr from Rishikesh along with the Ganges river through curvy Himalayan scenic road. After reaching there, 10 minutes trek down to the cave, take off shoes & enter the cave with a very deep silence, you can sit inside for the meditation as well. After the cave, have leisure time to walk on the bank of Ganges then proceed in the car, trek for 2 hrs. In the very beautiful mountains to visit a Himalayan village nearby. Later drive back to Rishikesh. Tour End.

  • Local Trekking Guide
  • Tea Break
  • Private AC Transport

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