Holiday Trip in Gangotri

Spiritual Journey with Gangotri Holiday Packages

Gangotri is the place from where the holy River Ganges originates and draws huge number of pilgrims every year. It is one of the four sites of the popular Char Dham yatra. Situated at an altitude of 3753 meters, Gangotri is the place mainly known for its temple and Ganges River. Gangotri tour packages are ideal for the people seeking spiritual awakening while enjoying the blissful views of nature.
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Places to Visit in & around Gangotri

Gangotri is a holy destination that is known for its sacred shrines, temples and various other divine attractions. It features a number of such tourist attractions that hold a special space for people coming for pilgrimage tour in Gangotri.

Gangotri Temple:
One among the four sacred dhams of Chardham Yatra, Gangotri Temple is the highly regarded temple of Goddess Ganga. It is sited at an altitude of 3048 meters above the sea level and enjoys the picturesque magnificence of rugged terrains, Bhagirathi River and snowcapped mountain peaks. Gangotri Temple has great place in the heart of Hindu pilgrims.
Tapovan:
Situated Gangotri Glacier area of Uttarakhand state, Tapovan is a holy destination. It is situated at foothills of Shivling peak. The trek to this place starts from Gomukh Glacier. This area features several meadows, streams and blossoming plants and enjoys the amazing views of surroundings.
Bhairon Ghati:
Located at the confluence of Jat Ganga and Bhagirathi River, it is a scenic valley situated 10 kms away from Gangotri. Bhairav Nath Temple is surrounded by dense forest and can be reached after crossing Jahanvi River on foot.
Submerged Shivlingam:
It is a natural rock Shivling underwater in Gangotri. There are some legends related to this place.

Best Time to Visit Gangotri

Gangotri can be visited in any time or season excluding monsoon months of July, August and September. The best time for Gangotri travel is between months of March and June. These are the most favored one for visiting Gangotri as the climate in this period is really pleasant. With gentle and fresh breeze, tourists get relaxation while being far from the hot and humid weather of the plains. You can also visit Gangotri in months of October and November.

How to Reach Gangotri

The sacred site of Gangotri is one of the most popular pilgrimage destinations in Uttarakhand state. It is popularly known across the world as a popular chardham destination. If you are planning a Gangorti and going to book Gangoti tour packages then explore the transport options before reaching there.
By Air
The nearest to Gangorti is Jolly Grant Airport, which is situated at a distance of 226 km from here. The airport is connected through regular flights with Delhi. On arriving at this airport, you can hire a taxi or car to reach the divine destination of Gangorti.
By Train
If you are traveling by train, the nearest railway station to Gangorti will be Rishikesh at distance of 250 km. On arriving at the station, you can see plenty of cabs standing at the station.
By Road
Gangotri is well-connected by excellent and well-conditioned roads with other major destinations of the state, including Rishikesh at 249 Km, Uttarkashi at 100 Km and many other destinations.
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