(11800 Ft Above Sea Level)

Uttarakhand | India
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Kedarnath is categorised as Pilgrimage

Kedarnath Temple (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)
Sunrise View from Kedarnath (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 September 2011)

Reasons to Visit
  • Kedarnath (11000+ ft asl) is a holy town and part of the Char Dham circuit
  • Kedarnath is blessed with exceptional Himalayan beauty and visited for its Lord Shiva temple
  • Kedarnath is most remote of the four dhams and is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga temples of Lord Shiva and one of the Panch Kedar temples in the area.
Know It
  • Temple opens in May and closes in end Oct or early Nov (exact dates decided every year) Kedarnath town was completely washed away during June 2013 floods and is being rebuilt and expect to be fit for pilgrim visit by Summer 2014.
  • Destinations on Chaar Dham Pilgrim Circuit of Uttarakhand"Kedarnath (12000+ ft asl) is a 16 kms Trek and is one of the most journeys to be undertaken on a chaar dham circuit. Guests can also opt for a Helicopter ride from Agastyamuni base (approachable from Rudraprayag, Kund and Guptkashi). Kedarnath Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga Temples. The area is accessible during May-Oct when the Chaar Dham circuit opens for pilgrims."
  • Destinations to visit Jyotirlinga Temples of Lord Shiva"Kedarnath (Uttarakhand) is revered as the northernmost and the closest Jyotirlinga to Lord Shiva's eternal abode of Mount Kailash. Kedarnath is accessible during May-Oct only and requires a 14 kms climb from Guptkashi (or a helicopter ride)"
Access Information
  • Kedarnath does not have any major Airport or Railway Station nearby. Therefore its possible it is a remote destination and is required to visit as a part of an itinerary.
  • Nearest destination to Kedarnath is Kund (22 kms)

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Gupkashi to Kedarnath by HelicopterRs. 7778

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Destination Ideas

  • Chaar Dham Pilgrimage
  • Kedarnath Pilgrimage
  • Panch Kedar Trek – Ultimate Shiva Pilgrimage

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Kedarnath Temple is one of the holiest Hindu temples and is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga temples. Due to extreme weather conditions, the temple is open only between the May to end Oct / Mid-Nov. Kedarnath temple is accessed on foot or pony from Guptmashi (13 kms) or via a helicopter ride (from a base 23 kms from Rudraprayag). Kedarnath is also one of the Panch Kedar temples in the area. There is a samadhi mandir dedicated to Adi Shankara behind the Kedarnath temple which is also visited alongwith Kedarnath.
    Temple or Holy Place, Adventure
    Lord Shiva, Trekking, Jyotirlinga

Destinations within reach from Kedarnath

  • Kund ( 22 Km )

    Kund is a riverside area 20 kms Short of Guptkashi in the Mandakini Valley offering view of the more

  • Guptkashi ( 40 Km )

    Guptakashi (4300 ft asl) is base point to visit Kedarnath Temple, one of the Jyotirlinga and part more

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Getting There

Kedarnath does not have any major Airport or Railway Station nearby.

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Kedarnath is not connected with with any of the Major cities. It is possible that it is a remote destination and only visited as part of an itinerary.

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