Spiritual Experiences with Joshimath Holiday Packages
Also called as Jyotirmath, Joshimath is a well-known destination in the Chamoli
district of Uttarakhand state. This popular hill-station is a famous centre for pilgrimage
positioned at a height of 1,890 meters above the sea level. It is the gateway of several
Himalayan expeditions, mountain climbing options, trekking trails and pilgrim centers.
Vishnuprayag is located just below Joshimath, which is the confluence of the rivers
Alkananda and Dhauliganga. With the mystifying view of Hathi Parvat and other
Himalayan Peaks, Joshimath turns into a perfect holidaying destination.
Attractions in and around Joshimath
Here below are the sightseeing places in Joshimath. Following are the main tourist
attractions that you can visit on your Joshimath tour.
Established by Adi Shankaracharya, this math is having great religious significance for
its visitors. The Math boasts of the temple of Badrinarayan and Rajrajeshwari Devi. It
also features a sacred cave where Adi Shankaracharya evidently gone for meditation.
Devoted to the Narsinh Avatar of Lord Vishnu, the temple features an idol of Lord
Narsinh. There are several believes related to this temple. It is said that during every
winter, an idol of Lord Badri is brought in this temple and worshiped for 6 months.
Bhavishya Kedar Temple:
A local belief says that when present Kedarnath will disappear along with Badrinath
then it will re-appear in Bhavishya Kedar Temple at Joshimath. Presently, this temple
has a small shivling.
Garhi Bhawani Temple:
This is a beautiful temple in the region, which is located at a distance of 6 km from
Best Time to Visit Joshimath
The weather of Joshimath remains amazing all through the year but the best time to
visit Joshimath is in summer. The highest temperature during summer season reaches
maximum up to 20°C keeping the environs utterly delightful. In Monsoon season, the
place gets blocked due to rain and is hard to explore. Winter comes in October with
huge drop in temperature and lasts till March. Temperature drops up to 0°C.
How to Reach Joshimath
Joshimath is a significant destination in Uttarakhand to be visited by a number of Hindu
pilgrims. People planning a Joshimath trip should know about the options to reach there
before booking Joshimath pilgrimage tour.
The nearest airport to Joshimath is Jolly Grant Airport, which is located 272 km away.
The airport is well-connected to Delhi with direct flights. Joshimath is well connected by
roads with Jolly Grant Airport and taxis are available for this route.
The nearest railway station from Joshimath is Rishikesh situated 250 km far on NH-58.
Rishikesh enjoys great railway connectivity with major destinations of India. Joshimath
is well-connected by roads to Rishikesh through taxis and buses.
Joshimath is well-connected by excellent network of roads with major destinations
of Uttarakhand state. Buses to Rishikesh are available from ISBT Kashmiri Gate,
Delhi. Buses and taxis to Joshimath are easily available from major destinations
of Uttarakhand, including Rishikesh, Pauri, Rudraprayag, Ukhimath, Srinagar, and