Rudraprayag is situated at the confluence of River Mandakini and Alakananda. It is one of the most beautiful and significant destinations. Its beauty and mythological values attract tourists and devotees throughout the year. Named after Lord Shiva, there is an old temple of the Lord known as Rudranath. On your tour to Rudraprayag, you can enjoy the mountainscape and the splendid beauty.
Rudraprayag is located on the route to Badrinath from Srinagar, and it is often a stopover for pilgrims to Badrinath or Kedarnath. A road from Rudraprayag bifurcates into two; one goes to Kedarnath and the other to Badrinath. On your tour to Rudraprayag, you can visit the small Jagdamba Devi Temple dedicated to Goddess Durga.
Rudraprayag is said to be where Narad Muni meditated for several years. Pleased with his devotion Lord Shiva blessed him with his musical talent. At a distance of 34 km from Srinagar, a tour to Rudraprayag is a must to proceed for your pilgrimage to Badrinath and Kedarnath Dham. The region around Rudraprayag is full of scenic beauty, lakes and glaciers, and temples of religious importance.