Uttarakhand | India
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Gangotri is categorised as Pilgrimage / Remote Himalayas

Gangotri Temple (Photo Courtesy Atarax42)
Photo Courtesy Amir Jacobi

Reasons to Visit
  • Gangotri is part of remote Garhwal area, renowned for being the source of holy river Ganga and visited as one of the four pilgrimages as part of Chaar Dham circuit.
  • Gangotri is also from where one can trek upto Gaumukh Glacier (13 kms from Bhojbasa and 8 kms further up to Gaumukh Glacier).
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Dehradun (240 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Dehradun (240 kms)
  • Gangotri is an Ex-Dehradun Getaway

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Destination Ideas

  • Chaar Dham Pilgrimage

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Gangotri (9000+ ft asl) is one of the four pilgrimages part of the Char Dham circuit. Gangotri is where holy river emerges for the first time.
    Temple or Holy Place, View Point
    Himalayan Views, Holy Lake or Holy River

Destinations within reach from Gangotri

  • Bhojbasa ( 13 Km )

    Bhojbasa lies on the Gangotri - Gaumukh trek route where pilgrims stopover for the overnight more

  • Harsil ( 25 Km )

    Harsil (7500+ ft asl) is a riverside hamlet, 26 kms short of Gangotri and stopover on the char more

  • Maneri ( 81 Km )

    Maneri is a riverside area 15 kms from Uttarkashi where transit camps for the Char Dham yatra are more

  • Uttarkashi ( 94 Km )

    Uttarkashi town enroute to Chaar Dhaam Pilgrimage which attract a lot of Hindu pilgrims (May-Oct). more

  • Barkot ( 150 Km )

    The junction point of Yamunotri and Har-Ki-Doon, Barkot is situated at an altitude of 5500+ ft more

  • Chamba ( 180 Km )

    Chamba is situated at 8500 ft asl and 30 kilometers farther from Kanatal and about 60 km from more

  • Nahan ( 310 Km )

    Nahan is a nature centric getaway and base town to visit Renuka Lake, a local pilgrim centre. more

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Getting There

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Nearest Airport in Gangotri
  • Jolly Grant Airport ( DED ) , Dehradun-240 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Gangotri
  • Dehradun ( DDN ), Dehradun-240 Kms
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