Dream Vacation Destination


Welcome to our vibrant and enchanting backpacker hostel nestled at a walking distance from the iconic Laxman Jhula in the serene and spiritual heart of Rishikesh, also known as the yoga capital of the world. Our hostel offers the perfect blend of tranquility and adventure, making it an ideal haven for backpackers seeking a memorable experience.Accommodation at our hostel caters to every traveler’s preferences, providing both private rooms and dormitories. Whether you prefer the camaraderie of shared living spaces or the privacy of your own sanctuary, we’ve got you covered.Upon entering our cozy abode, you’ll be greeted by the lively atmosphere of our in-house cafe. Here, you can savor a diverse selection of local and international delicacies that cater to various palates, ensuring you stay fueled for your exciting adventures in Rishikesh.

The charm of our hostel extends to the open patio, where you can unwind, socialize, and soak in the breathtaking views of the surrounding natural beauty. It serves as a perfect spot to make new friends, share travel stories, or simply bask in the tranquility of the moment.For those seeking a refreshing escape from the tropical heat, our sparkling swimming pool offers a delightful respite. Take a dip, lounge by the poolside, or simply relax with a book in hand – the choice is yours.

As backpackers ourselves, we understand the importance of connectivity and staying connected with loved ones. That’s why we offer high-speed internet access throughout the hostel, enabling you to keep your travel blog updated or share your thrilling experiences with friends and family.Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is ever-ready to assist you with local recommendations and travel tips, ensuring you make the most of your stay in this magical city. Whether you’re in search of the best yoga ashrams, adrenaline-pumping outdoor activities, or hidden gems off the beaten path, we’ve got you covered.

So, if you’re seeking a memorable and immersive experience in Rishikesh, our backpacker hostel with its private rooms, dorms, in-house cafe, open patio, and swimming pool is the ideal home away from home. Come and be a part of our global family as we embark on a journey of discovery, adventure, and spiritual awakening in this captivating yoga capital.




Dream Vacation Destination



The city's location along the banks of the holy river Ganges and amidst the Himalayan foothills makes it an ideal destination for adventure activities. Popular adventures in Rishikesh include white-water rafting, trekking, bungee jumping, zip-lining, rock climbing, and camping.

Nature and Scenic Beauty

Rishikesh is surrounded by natural beauty, including the Ganges flowing through the city, lush green hills, and the majestic Himalayan peaks. The serene atmosphere makes it an excellent place for meditation and contemplation.


Rishikesh is considered a sacred place in Hinduism, and it attracts pilgrims and spiritual seekers seeking spiritual solace and self-discovery. The Ganga Aarti, a daily evening ritual held at the Triveni Ghat, is a mesmerizing experience where devotees offer prayers to the river.

Yoga and Ashrams

Rishikesh is a major hub for yoga enthusiasts and spiritual seekers from all over the world. The city is dotted with numerous yoga schools and ashrams that offer various yoga and meditation programs, workshops, and retreats. Some well-known ashrams include Beatles Ashram (Chaurasi Kutia).

Dream Rooms

Room Types

Deluxe Double Room Private Terrace

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Deluxe Double Room With Balcony

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Deluxe Double Room With Balcony

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Udaipur is well-connected by road to various cities in Rajasthan and neighboring states. State-run and private buses operate regularly to Udaipur’s bus station. From the bus station, you can reach Gangaur Ghat using local transportation options like auto-rickshaws or taxis.

Udaipur City Railway Station is the main railway station serving Udaipur and is well-connected to major cities across India. From the railway station, you can hire a taxi or an auto-rickshaw to reach Gangaur Ghat, which is usually a short distance away.

The nearest airport to Udaipur is Maharana Pratap Airport (Dabok Airport), which operates domestic flights from various cities. From the airport, you can take a taxi or a pre-booked cab to reach Gangaur Ghat. The airport is around 25-30 minutes’ drive from the Ghat area.

It’s recommended to check the availability and timings of buses, trains, and flights in advance and plan your travel accordingly. Public transportation and private cab services are readily available in Udaipur, making it relatively easy to reach Gangaur Ghat from various points of entry.


CHECKIN – 1:00 PM   CHECKOUT– 11:00 AM    CAFE – 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM & 6 PM- 10:30 PM    RECEPTION  – 24 Hours

  • What is the location of Shalom Backpackers  Udaipur?

           Shalom Backpackers is located at Gadiya Dewra,  Gangaur Ghat, Lake Pichola City Palace Rd, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001.

  • Which is the nearest railway station?

    Udaipur Railway Station is 20 mins away from the hostel.

  • Does the hostel have Wifi?

    We have good wifi which is suitable for workation.

  • Do you have rooms with attached washroom?

    All our dorms and private rooms have attached washrooms in them.

  • Is there a cafe at the hostel?

    Yes, there is an in-house cafe at the hostel.

  • Is the hostel available for special events?

    Yes, you can send an email to contact@shalombackpackers.com

  • Does the hostel have parking?

    Limited space for bikes only which is subject to availability.

  • What is the shopping scene in Udaipur?

    You will have plenty of souvenirs to take back home with you from the colourful bazaars of Udaipur.

  • Does the hostel have AC in rooms?

    Yes, all rooms have air conditioning.

  • Which is the nearest airport?

    The Maharana Pratap Airport is 45 mins away from the property.

  • Which is the best time to visit Udaipur?

    October to March is the best time to visit Udaipur.

  • What are some of the must visit places in Udaipur?

    When at Shalom Backpackers Udaipur do not miss out on the City Palace, Pichola Lake and Jagdish Temple a mere five minutes away.

  • Is smoking allowed inside the property?

    Smoking is allowed only in the designated smoking areas and not in any rooms or indoor common areas.

  • Is Shalom Backpackers Udaipur pet friendly?

    No, the hostel is not pet friendly.

  • Are there lockers in the dorms?

    We provide lockers in the dormitories only. Every bed has an attached locker for guests to keep their valuables. It is advised that you carry a lock for the locker if needed. However, availing a padlock from the reception will be subject to availability and at an additional cost. It is advised that you carry a lock.

  • Is breakfast included in the room rate?

     Breakfast is not included.

  • Is power backup available in your property?

    Yes, power backup is available.

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