Experiences At Aloha On The Ganges, Rishikesh

Outdoor Mountain Biking in Rishikesh


Experience an exciting adventure of mountain biking with your friends and family in the environs of Rishikesh and explore the great outdoors. Enjoy the lush landscapes with spectacular views of the meandering of the great northern hills and holy Ganga.

Experience Rishikesh like never before and carry home memories for a lifetime. The drive to and fro will take approximately 4 hours.

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Waterfall Trek & Dine


The Garhwal region of Uttarakhand has long been known for providing excellent opportunities for trekking. A short trek alongside the Holy Ganga and inside the forest will reach to magnificent clear water pools to the mouth of the waterfall.

Get acquainted with the region's natural riches flora and fauna with some snacks of your choice. The trek will take 4 hours including travel time.
 

Lonely Beach Snack and Fun


This white sand beach located a stone’s throw away from the Hotel gives you exquisite views of the Holy Ganga up close. The beach offers you a secluded yet luxurious dining experience as you get mesmerised by the turquoise waters of the Holy Ganga splashing just a few feet away from you.

The soft sandy beach offers us a variety of options for beach activities like Volleyball, ATV rides and sand modelling to name a few. During the winter months, the beach offers the ideal location to enjoy the sun while we prepare a scrumptious picnic basket exclusively for you. If you are visiting us with your family or friends and would like to celebrate a special occasion, what better way to bring in the festivities than sitting next to the Holy Ganges and enjoying a selected menu of snacks and beverages for you to enjoy.

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Bollywood Nostalgia Incl. Cycling


We take you on a drive to a canal carrying the waters of Holy Ganga approximately 15 km away from our resort in Rishikesh. This spot would remind you of the various scenes in the famous Bollywood Flick named “Bunty aur Babli” which was released in the year 2005 and went on to become one of the most successful films that year.

The picturesque drive along the Canal is a sight to cherish and remember as the turquoise waters of the Ganga stand in stark contrast to the thick green Jungles of the Chila Wildlife sanctuary which runs right along the other side of the canal. This is an ideal spot for cycling as the road is less frequented and the straight stretches give you adequate time to soak in the beauty of this unique destination. The drive to & fro would take 4 hours.

A view from the top (Mountain Drive)

 
Take an 8 km drive away from Rishikesh and glide gently into the hills adjacent to the city. As the drive takes you past the height of 4000 feet, you will get a most spectacular view of the meandering Holy Ganga. Depending on the time of the year, the drive offers you some spectacular waterfalls and thick Jungles all around the mountainside. We take you to a viewpoint where we serve you light snacks and beverages depending on your preference as you enjoy the breath-taking beauty of the Gangetic Plains.

This spot is ideal for you to enjoy the sunrise and sunset or to celebrate special occasions of your near and dear ones. The exclusive location and beautiful scenery offers you the chance to unwind and relax in the lap of Mother Nature.

View from the top Aloha on the ganges

Key Highlights:
  • Experience is kept exclusive.
  • Breath-taking view of The Holy Ganges, Rishikesh and the Gangetic plains.
  • Enjoy the Sunset and the city lights.
  • Special Family Picnic with Setup and Snacks.
  • Options of Village walks and treks
  • The excursion will take approximately 3 hours

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Jungle Waterfall Picnic

 
We take you about 5km away from the Hotel to a spot where you disembark the vehicles for a short trek through the forests located right alongside the Holy Ganga. The trek takes you through thick forests while you walk along and some time inside a stream. This trek along the stream with its magnificent clear water pools takes us to the mouth of the waterfall where we settle down for a mild snack and a choice of beverages according to your taste.

You can decide on a short dip into the water of the clear freshwater pools you come across as you trek up to the mouth of the waterfall or spend time cooling off around the waterfall and exploring the rich flora and fauna surrounding you.

Key Highlights:
  • 5 Km Drive along the Holy Ganges
  • 15-20 Minute trek through the forest
  • Dip and refresh in the fresh waters of the waterfall
  • Special Family Picnic with Setup and Snacks served inside the waterfall.
  • Experience is kept exclusive
  • The excursion will take approximately 3 hours

The Sunrise Offbeat Cave Trek

 
We take you on an early morning mountain drive of approximately 25 Kms. After disembarking from the vehicle, we start our scenic trek on the mountain top. We follow the ridge line for a 2.5 km trek through the village fields to reach the holy caves. En route, we stop to enjoy the beautiful mountain sunrise and the awesome view of the Gangetic plains.

We carry light snacks and beverages for our trek and enjoy the refreshments at specially selected viewpoints. Our trek is customizable as per your requirements and can include a couple of temple visits along the way. Our Excursion will take Approximately 6 hours.

cave trekking aloha on the ganges rishikesh

Key Highlights:
  • Experience is kept exclusive.
  • 25 Km drive one way
  • One hour trekking time one way
  • Breath-taking view of Mountains, Sunrise and the Gangetic plains.
  • Special Snacks and Beverages are carried.
  • Options of Longer treks with temple visits
  • The excursion will take approximately 6 hours

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The Forest Trek

 
We take you about 5km away from the Hotel to a spot where you disembark the vehicles. Begin your trek through the forests of the Rajaji National park. The trek takes you through thick forests while you walk along and sometime inside a stream. This trek along the stream with its magnificent clear water pools takes us to the mouth of a fresh waterfall and continues beyond to the top of the hills from where we can enjoy spectacular views.

On the return, we take a short dip into the water of the clear freshwater pools of the waterfall and rejuvenate ourselves with Snacks and beverages before heading back to the hotel.

Key Highlights:
  • 5 Km Drive along the Holy Ganges
  • 10-12 Km trek, through the Rajaji National park, customizable as per your preference
  • Dip and refresh in the fresh waters of the waterfall along the trek
  • Special Snacks and refreshments especially served for you.
  • Experience is kept exclusive
  • The excursion will take approximately 5 hours

The Perennial Stream Picnic

 
We take you on a 9 km Drive along the Holy Ganges. A short 200 metre walk down from the road ahead will lead us to a beautiful wide stream in the valley. Ideal location for families to enjoy fun activities like stream walks and water crossings. The water level in the stream is very low and easily crossable during non-monsoon months. This is an ideal Location for enjoying the sunshine during the cold winter months. We carry our setup along and serve special snacks and a choice of beverages according to your taste.

Aloha on the Ganges Rishikesh outdoor restaurant 1

Key Highlights:
  • 9 Km Drive along the Holy Ganges
  • 2 Minute walk down to the stream
  • Stream walk / Water crossing / Sunbathing / Family fun activities
  • Special Family Picnic with Setup and Snacks served inside the stream.
  • Experience is kept exclusive
  • The excursion will take approximately 3 hours

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Forest edge Cycling tour

 
We take you on a 20 Km drive to a canal carrying the waters of Holy Ganga. The picturesque drive along the Canal is a sight to cherish and remember as the turquoise waters of the Ganga stand in stark contrast to the thick green Jungles of the Rajaji National Park which runs right along the other side of the canal.

This is also an ideal spot for cycling as the road is less frequented and the straight stretches give you adequate time to soak in the beauty of this unique destination. Our drive to & fro would take 5 hours.

Key Highlights:
  • Experience is kept exclusive.
  • Breath-taking view of The Rajaji national park along the Ganga canal.
  • Cycle on the opposite traffic-free bank of the canal
  • Enjoy light snacks and refreshments carried especially for you
  • The excursion will take approximately 5 hours

*Swimming Pool is closed for maintenance from 27 November 2018.