Shatrughna Temple is a famous ancient temple located in Rishikesh. This temple is situated on the banks of the holy Ganges river near Ram Jhula. This temple is one of the temples dedicated to Shatrughna.
Shatrughna was the youngest brother of Lord Rama, who was one of the four sons of King Dasharatha and he was born to the king's third wife Sumitra. The name of this temple has been named Shatrughna Temple in the name of him.
Shatrughna means 'Destroyer of enemies'. This temple has a great religious significance. During the visit, tourists visit this holy ancient temple for Darshan. During the trip to Rishikesh, tourists visit in this holy temple. The Shatrughna Temple is one of the main religious centres of attraction in Rishikesh.
The nearest airport to Rishikesh is Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, which is about 20 km from Rishikesh.
The nearest railway station of Rishikesh is Rishikesh, which comes under to the Northern Railway Zone of Indian Railways.
Shatrughna Temple is located at a distance of about 2 km from Rishikesh bus stand.
The journey of Shatrughna Temple can be done throughout the year, but the best time to visit here is between the months of October to April. Travelling here in these months is the best and enjoyable. During the winter season, the weather of here is cold.
Due to cold in the winter season, the temperature of here goes down very much.
Due to heavy rains in the rainy season, it is a bit difficult to travel of here because of rains.