(4500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Uttarakhand | India
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Uttarkashi is categorised as Adventure / Business and Transit

Uttarkashi views (Nivalink Trip Dated - 15 May 2013)
Riverside Maneri (Nivalink Trip Dated - 15 May 2013)

Reasons to Visit
  • Uttarkashi is a transit point enroute to Gangotri and Yamunotri, part of Chaar Dhaam Pilgrimage
  • Uttarkashi town lies high in the Himalaya range, and the district contains the source of both the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, which attract a lot of Hindu pilgrims (May-Oct).
  • When rafting near Uttarkashi in Tons river is conducted here in May-June period.
  • There are many trekking routes around Uttarkashi and therefore a popular transit point for trekkers.
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Dehradun (187 kms), Shimla (297 kms), Chandigarh (302 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Rishikesh (151 kms), Haridwar (171 kms), Dehradun (187 kms)

Uttarkashi has 3 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

Type of HotelsCount
Adventure / Camp2

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3 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Uttarkashi

Short Break (4-6 nights)1
Holiday (7 or more)2

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List of Holidays for Uttarkashi

Short Break

  • Do Dham - Yamunotri and Gangotri (6 Nights)


  • Char Dham - Itinerary (10 Nights)
  • Teen Dham- Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath (8 Nights)

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Uttarkashi has 1 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Dehradun Pickup and Drop to UttarkashiRs. 5280

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Destination Ideas

  • Chaar Dham Pilgrimage
  • Gangotri Pilgrimage
  • Trekking in Dayara Bugyals in Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand
  • Trout Fishing in Assi Ganga near Uttarkashi
  • Winter Chaar Dham - A Travel Idea for Uttarakhand

Stay Ideas

  • Kuflon Basics Camp Getaway
  • Shikhar Resort Nature Getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Uttarkashi has a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva (Kashi Vishwanath Temple) in the center of the town and is visited by Chaar Dham circuit Devotees.
    Temple or Holy Place
    Lord Shiva
    High altitude Meadows (9000 + ft above sea level) and a popular summer trek (Medium level of difficulty)
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Gangnani, also known as Rishikund tirth, is the place where devotees generally prefer to bathe in a hot water thermal spring before moving on towards Gangotri
    Natural Wonders
    Sulphur Springs
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Dodi Tal (18 kms from Uttarkashi) is a high altitude lake (10000+ ft asl) and a very popular summer trek option in area for guests to camps and adventure oriented resorts around the area. This lake is surrounded by dense deodar, oak and rhododendron forests and offers stunning Himalayan views.
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    A riverside area enroute Yamunotri where many pilgrim camps catering to Chardham sector pilgrims are set up.
    Lake or Riverside

Destinations within reach from Uttarkashi

  • Maneri ( 15 Km )

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

  • Harsil ( 60 Km )

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

  • Barkot ( 71 Km )

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

  • Chamba ( 88 Km )

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  • Gangotri ( 94 Km )

    Gangotri is part of remote Garhwal area, renowned for being the source of holy river Ganga and more

  • Kanatal ( 101 Km )

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  • Rishikesh ( 151 Km )

    Rishikesh is a situated on the banks of River Ganges (Ganga) and staying on the banks of the River more

  • Mussoorie ( 165 Km )

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  • Shimla ( 297 Km )

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    Corbett experience is one of the best wildife expereinces in India alongwith Kanha, Nagarhole and more

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
ManeriManeri is a riverside area at 15 kms from Uttarkashi on the Gangotri roadTransit/Getaway/Experiential1
Around UttarkashiScenic Riverside area and excellent stopover option for guests travelling in and out of Pilgrim circuits of Gangotri / YamunotriGetaway/Experiential1
Sangamchatti RoadFew kms North of Uttarkashi. Area offers excellent Himalayan views and excellent for walking / trekkingTransit/Getaway/Experiential1
Nearest Airport in Uttarkashi
  • Jolly Grant Airport ( DED ) , Dehradun-187 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Uttarkashi
  • Rishikesh ( RKSH ), Rishikesh-151 Kms
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