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Dedicated to Goddess Ganga, Gangotri is one of the prominent Hindu shrines in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. Nestled at an altitude of 3,048 m, Gangotri Temple was built by Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa in the early 18th century. Gangotri is one of the Char Dham Yatra destinations, which devotees visit in great numbers. You can book Gangotri tour packages and embark on a holy sojourn to this sacred shrine with us.

The shrine remains closed due to heavy snowfall during the winter months (from November to March). However, the idols are shifted to Mukhba and Kharsail in the Uttarkashi district from Gangotri Temple. But from April again, they are transferred back to their original place for the rest of the year. The initiative is taken by the Uttarakhand Government so that you can worship the deities all year long. 

Through our Gangotri tour packages, you can also go for excursions to nearby places such as Tapovan, Uttarkashi, Kedar Tal, Gomukh, and Dayara. These tour packages are customizable and you can modify the itinerary according to your requirements. Contact us to get in touch with our travel experts and they will help you plan the tour accordingly!

Best Tourist Places to Visit during your Gangotri Dham

If you are planning to visit Gangotri yatra, then here are some of the best places to visit near nearby:

Dehradun: A beautiful city with lots of natural sceneries and markets. It is renowned for its best school education at Doon School. Gangotri to Dehradun is about 240 km with a drive time of 9 hours.

Haridwar: Haridwar is located on the bank of the River Ganges which is the famous holy land for Hindus. You can visit famous temples such as Har ki Pauri, and Mansa Devi Temple, or you can enjoy the charming Ganga Aarti in the morning or evening.

Uttarkashi: Uttarkashi is the land devoted to Lord Shiva and is aptly called the "Kashi of North". Just like Varanasi, this town is also situated along River Ganges and has a ghat named Manikarnika. Gangotri is about 100 km away from Uttarkashi and takes approx. 3.5 hours drive to reach. On hilly terrain, you can enjoy sports like rock climbing and trekking.

Best Places to Stay during your Gangotri Yatra

Due to the lack of good options for guests in Gangotri, IHPL recommends that one’s stay should be booked in Harsil. Recommended hotels in Harsil are as follows

  • Hotel Harsil Cottage
  • Prakriti The Retreat
  • Bhagirathi Sadan
  • Himalaya Sadan
  • The Chardham Camp

In your Gangotri holiday package, you can choose any of the hotels that suit your budget and convenience.

How to Go Gangotri Dham?

There are many transportation mode available to reach Gangotri. You can select any of the options based on your preferences and convenience.

  • By Flight: The closest airport to Gangotri is the Jolly Grant Airport, which is located in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. You can book a flight from all the major cities of India. After reaching the airport, you can book a taxi or bus to Gangotri.
  • By Train: You can reach Gangotri by train by booking your ticket from all the major cities of India to Rishikesh Railway station, which is close to Gangotri. From there, you can book a taxi or bus to reach Gangotri.
  • By Road: Gangotri is connected to all the major roads of India. You can go there in your own car or book a cab to reach Gangotri. The main route of Gangotri passes by Rishikesh.

You can add any mode of transportation in your Gangotri sightseeing packages according to your convenience.Don’t wait just book your Gangotri tour packages from Indian Holiday. We assure you to provide you with the best and most unforgettable experience.


Gangotri Yatra Packages

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Gangotri Yamunotri Yatra

5 N / 6 D

Haridwar - Yamunotri – Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Uttarkashi - Haridwar

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Chardham Yatra from Hyderabad

10 N / 11 D

Hyderabad - Dehradun - Haridwar - Barkot - Yamunotri - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Guptkashi - Kedarnath - Badrinath - Rudraprayag - Dehradun.

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Char Dham Yatra by Road 2024 from Haridwar

9 N / 10 D

Haridwar – Barkot – Yamunotri –Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Guptakashi – Kedarnath – Guptkashi – Badrinath – Rudraprayag – Rishikesh – Haridwar

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  • Explore the blissful Barkot
  • Pay regards at Divya Shila
  • Seek blessings at Yamunotri Dham
  • Uttarkashi spiritual tour
  • Dip in the holy hot water kund
  • Darshan at Gangotri Temple
  • Praise the almighty at Guptkashi
  • Visit Kedarnath Temple
  • Take part in the abhishek rituals
  • Holy dip in the Alaknanda River
  • Revel in the chants at Badrinath Temple
  • Local sightseeing around Badrinath
  • Visit Joshimath Temple
  • Rishikesh city tour

Char Dham Yatra by Car Package 2024 From Delhi

11 N / 12 D

Haridwar (1N) - Barkot (2N) - Uttarkashi (2N) - Guptkashi (1N) - Rudraprayag (2N) - Badrinath (1N) - Rishikesh (1N)

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  • Attend Ganga Aarti in Haridwar
  • Worship at Yamunotri Gangotri shrine
  • Pray at Badrinath Kedarnath Dham
  • Outing to Rishikesh

Gangotri Badrinath Kedarnath Yatra

7 N / 8 D

Haridwar - Uttarkashi - Gangotri -Guptkashi - Kedarnath - Badrinath-Rudraprayag -Haridwar

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  • Pay homage at Gangotri Temple
  • Wish for prosperity at Kedarnath Temple
  • Perform pooja at Badrinath Temple

Chardham Yatra by Helicopter

5 N / 6 D

Dehradun - Yamunotri - Gangotri - Kedarnath – Badrinath – Dehradun

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  • Holy Darshan of Gangotri
  • Take blessings at Yamunotri
  • Divine blessings at Badrinath
  • Sacred Darshan at Kedarnath

Chardham Yatra from Bangalore

11 N / 12 D

Bangalore - Delhi - Haridwar - Barkot - Yamunotri - Barkot - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Uttarkashi - Guptkashi - Kedarnath - Guptkashi - Badrinath - Rudraprayag - Rishikesh - Haridwar - Delhi

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Chardham Yatra from Mumbai

12 N / 13 D

Mumbai - Delhi - Haridwar - Barkot - Karsali - Yamunotri - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Sonprayag - Kedarnath - Guptkashi - Joshimath - Birahi - Srinagar - Rudraprayag – Rishikesh – Haridwar - Delhi

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  • Take part in evening aarti at Haridwar
  • Pay homage at Yamunotri Temple
  • Seek blessings at Gangotri Temple
  • Perform pooja at Kedarnath Temple
  • Tour to Adi Shankaracharya Samadhi in Kedarnath
  • Pay regards at Badrinath Temple

Chardham Yatra Package from Ahmedabad

11 N / 12 D

Ahmedabad - Haridwar - Barkot - Yamunotri - Barkot - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Uttarkashi - Guptkashi - Kedarnath - Guptkashi - Badrinath - Rudraprayag - Rishikesh - Haridwar - Delhi

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Ladakh with Gangotri Tour

23 N / 24 D

Delhi - Manali - Sarchu - Leh - Sumur - Leh- Uletokpo - Leh - Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Harsil - Gangotri - Bhojbasa - Tapovan - Chirbasa - Gangotri - Maneri - Rishikesh - Haridwar - Delhi

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FAQs about Gangotri

Q: Why is Gangotri famous?

Ans: Located in Uttarkashi, Gangotri is a Hindu pilgrim town on the banks of river Bhagirathi, known for being one of the four sites in the Char (four) Dham circuit. It is well-known for the origin of the Holy River Ganges, Gangotri Temple, and natural beauty.

Q: How many days are required to cover Gangotri Temple?

Ans: If you start your tour from Dehradun or Haridwar, it will take 3 days. If the tour starts from Delhi, then it will take 5 days to cover Gangotri Temple.

Q: Which is the best time to visit Gangotri?

Ans: The best time to visit Gangotri is from April to June and September to October/ November. Gangotri has one of the main temples of the Char Dham circuit, and the holy pilgrimage starts from May onwards and continues till August/September. Usually, people prefer the months of May & June as there are chances of heavy rains from July onwards.

Q: What are the other important places around Gangotri?

Ans: Gangotri is 285 km from Haridwar and 240 km from Dehradun. The sightseeing places and other three dhams are as follows: 

  •  Haridwar
  •  Rishikesh
  •  Uttarkashi
  •  Yamunotri
  •  Kedarnath
  •  Badrinath
  • Rudraprayag
Q: Which is the nearest railway station to reach Gangotri by train?

Ans: Dehradun is the nearest railway station which is almost 240 kilometers away and takes 9 hours of drive time, whereas the Haridwar Junction is 295 kilometers and takes 10 hours to reach Gangotri.

Q: Is there any airport in Gangotri?

Ans: Jolly Grant is the nearest domestic airport which is about 266 km away and takes a drive time of approximately 9 hours to reach Gangotri. You can take a flight from Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, and other cities of India to Jolly Grant.