Situated on the outskirts of busy Rishikesh town, High Bank Peasants Cottage is the best choice for foreign tourists looking for safe and peaceful stay. It is located 3 kms from Rishikesh near Laxman Jhula - Tapovan area on a hill at higher elevation from the town.
Run by a highly qualified local Indian Brahmin family, The Guest House has clean rooms with attached baths/hot water, nice gardens, & good balcony overlooking the forest and the far down town area
Himalayan Herbs High Bank - High Bank Peasants Cottage has a roof top terrace restaurant, the only place in area offering you 360 degrees views with Ganga flowing through the town of Rishikesh, down town and lower Himalayan foothills all around, harbouring great variety of birds and animals. The main tourist area & the Ashrams on the banks of holy Ganges are with 5 minutes' walk. As the Guest house is on the edge of the reserve forest one can make excellent nature walks around.