Lakshman Jhula has been considered as one of the most exciting tourist spots in Rishikesh. It is an adjoining bridge which connects the two popular shrines of Kedarnath and Badrinath. The Lakshman jhula is often known for its ancient origin and religious sanctity. Besides this the bridge is often used by the tourists to reach the flouring local market which is located around the temple. The bridge also leads to a thirteen storey ancient shrine which is commonly known as Tehar Manzil. This is mainly known for its scenic beauty. The top most step of the shrine provides an exotic look of the surrounding area. According to the local legends the Kund is considered quite auspicious as it is believed that Shri Rama and his brother Lakshman took a bath in this kund after killing Ravana to get rid of their sins. Surrounded with a number of religious shrines this is one of the most enchanting places of India. While the place creates mystic atmosphere it also entertains its visitors who can buy wooden artefacts along with other religious items to keep a memento of the area.
Thus known for its unique architecture and scenic beauty surrounded with a number of religious shrines this is one of the biggest attractions of North India. Surrounded with huge mountains and Ganges River this place shares some of the most enchanting sites of India.