Gaumukh Glacier

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Gaumukh Glacier (Photo Courtesy: Priyanath)

Gaumukh Glacier is origin of Holy River Ganga. It is a stiff trek from Gangotri and guests typically stay overnight at Gangotri before taking up the trek next day morning. Guests also visit Tapovan where close range views of Shivling and major peaks are visible from here.



Temple or Holy Place, Adventure (Trekking, Holy Lake or Holy River)

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