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Uttarkashi, meaning 'Kashi of the North,' is a charming little town in the hill station of Uttarakhand. Adored by Hindus as one of the most religious sites, it houses two out of four holy shrines of Hindu mythology - Kaleshwar Mandir and Vishwanath Temple. This picturesque town is home to several temples and Ashram that attract Hindu pilgrims throughout the year.

Apart from it, this town is blessed with divine heritage, mesmerizing natural beauty, scenic landscapes, and a peaceful atmosphere. However, the purity and sacredness make it one of Uttarakhand's most visited religious places. It is unspoiled by industrialism and gives visitors a sense of heightened divinity and an other-worldly experience. 

To know more about this lovely destination, here is the Uttarkashi travel guide that will help you to plan your vacation here. 

Why visit Uttarkashi?

If you are a follower of Lord Shiva, you must visit this town in Uttrakhand. The spiritual vibes of this place will give you an out-of-the-world experience. For nature lovers, it is a great place to unwind while gazing at the breathtaking views of the mountains. Activities like trekking and hiking make Uttarkashi a great place to visit for adventure lovers.

Places to Visit in Uttarkashi

Situated amidst spectacular views, there are a lot of places to visit in Uttarkashi. Home to many dharamshalas and temples, it is frequently traveled by tourists and is a prominent place on the religious Hindu circuit. Plan a tour and visit attractions in Uttarkashi like Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Har ki Doon, Gangotri Temple, Nachiketa Tal, Gaumukh Glacier, Dayara Bugyal, Harsil, Yamunotri, Kedar Tal, and Maneri.

Things to do in Uttarkashi

Visiting the pious ashrams and temples is probably the main thing to do here. Apart from this, you can enjoy hiking and trekking amidst a serene atmosphere and get a view of the beautiful peaks. Some of the best things to do in Uttarkashi are trekking to Mount Thelu Trek, landscape photography, visiting apple orchards and plantations, planning a day trip to Maneri Dam, and paying your respect at Kashi Vishwanath temple.

Best time to visit Uttarkashi

The town of Uttarkashi can be visited at any time of the year because of its scenic charm. Summers in Uttarkashi is pleasant and soothing, with greenery and blue skies around. Winters is also an excellent time to visit Uttarkashi to witness snowflakes in the area. However, March to November is the best time to visit Uttarkashi to see it in full bloom.

How to reach Uttarkashi

To reach Uttarkashi, you can take a flight to Jolly Grant in Dehradun. Then, hire a bus or taxi to Rishikesh and then to Uttarkashi. The nearest railway station is at Rishikesh, and you can also plan a road trip from nearby cities or hire a bus directly from Rishikesh.

How to get around Uttarkashi

Being a small town, traveling in Uttarkashi is really easy. The best way to get around Uttarkashi is on foot. However, you can get budget cars, midsize cars, SUVs, vans, etc., to travel around in the town. Auto and cycle rickshaws and shared autos are also available.

Accommodation in Uttarkashi

For a stay in Uttarkashi, decent hotels, resorts, and lodges are available. You can find a place to stay according to your budget and preference. Hotels have decent services and try to cater to all needs of their customers. Camping in Uttarkashi offers an authentic traveling experience. Bhandari Annexe Hotel, GMVN Raithal, 5 Elements Hotel, and Dayara Resort are some places to stay in Uttarkashi.

Where to Eat in Uttarkashi

There are a lot of decent places to eat in Uttarkashi, including Auli Chai Cafe, Shangri-La Kitchen, Manish Fast Food Center, etc. And some of the things these restaurants offer are noodles, chai (tea), Nepali dishes, onion rings, sandwiches, and Indian food.

Shopping in Uttarkashi

For shopping in Uttarkashi, there are various markets like Main Market, Joshiyara Market, Gyanshu Market, and Tilot Market. Shop for all kinds of religious souvenirs and gifts for your loved ones. Being a prime tourist attraction in winters, some things to buy in Uttarkashi are woolen clothes and wooden handicrafts.

You can plan your holiday in Uttarkashi through our wide range of Uttarkashi tour packages. Our tour packages cover facilities like meals, stays, transfers, and sightseeing tours to give you a smooth holiday at this beautiful destination. So contact our tour experts and plan your vacation by choosing one of our tour packages of Uttarkashi. 


List of Uttarkashi Holiday Packages

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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 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

Hindu Pilgrimage Tour

15 N / 16 D

Delhi - Haridwar - Syana Chatti -Uttarkashi - Rudraprayag - Kedarnath -Rudraprayag - Joshimath - Badrinath -Govindghat - Delhi

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  • Visit the top attractions of Delhi
  • Feel enlightened during aarti at Har Ki Pauri
  • Embrace peace at Syana Chatti
  • Pay obeisance at Yamunotri Temple
  • Visit Vishwanath Temple
  • Perform pooja at Gangotri Temple
  • Dip in the Gaurikund hot springs
  • Tour to Joshimath
  • Seek blessings at Kedarnath and Badrinath temples
  • Visit Govindghat

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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FAQs Uttarkashi Tour

Q: How many days are sufficient to visit Uttarkashi?

Ans: Uttarkashi is a holy town in Uttarakhand and is blessed to have historical temples. It is a gateway to the Holy Chardham Yatra. The ideal duration for the Uttarkashi tour is 1 to 2 days. During the Uttarkashi tour, you can also embark on the holy sojourn of Chardham or Do Dham Yatra, for which you need a minimum of 10-12 days by surface.

Q: Why is Uttarkashi famous?

Ans: Uttarkashi is usually known as a holy town that is situated close to Rishikesh. It is also known as the "Kashi of North ."This town is also located along River Ganges and has a ghat named Manikarnika, similar to Varanasi. You can enjoy adventure activities such as rock climbing, trekking, fishing, and angling. You can also explore Govind Wildlife Sanctuary, Vishwanath Temple, Shakti Temple, Maneri, and Dodital.

Q: What is the best time to visit Uttarkashi?

Ans:The best time to visit Uttarkashi is from May to September. During these months, the weather remains favorable for the excursion.

Q: Which is the railway station to reach Uttarkashi by train?

Ans: Dehradun is the nearest Railway station which is 145 km, and it will take 5 hrs to reach here. Haridwar Junction railway station is 188 Km away from Uttarkashi.

Q: Is there an airport in Uttarkashi?

Ans:The nearest domestic airport from Uttarkashi is Dehradun Jolly Grant Airport which is 170 km and it will take 6 hrs to reach here. You can take a flight from Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata etc to Dehradun.