Holiday Trip in Joshimath

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.
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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.

Shankaracharya Math:
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.
Narsinh Temple:
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 Joshimath.

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.
By Air
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.
By Train
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.
By Road
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 Chamoli etc.
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