Gangotri Yatra 2017
Gangotri is the origin of the River Ganga and the seat of goddess Ganga,. The Gangotri Temple was built by a Gorkha Commander in the early years of the 18th century, hovering at an height of 3100m. It is believed that King Bhagirath performed prayer to make Ganga come down to earth and bless humanity in the whole world.
Best Time to visit: May to June, September-October Places to see: Gangotri Temple, Tapovan, Submerged shivling, Bhairon Ghati Travel Time: 7hrs 41 mins Weather: Summer 10 to 15°C Pincode: 249137 STD code: 01381 Best Routes To Gangotri: From Rishikesh: 249 kms From Dehradun: 300 kms From Delhi NCR: 452 kms HireMeCar provides taxi service to Gangotri, from all the routes. One can either opt for above mentioned routes or any other route.