Nestled amidst the beautiful Kumaoun Himalayas Harsil in Uttarakhand is the ideal destination if you want to experience serenity and solitude amidst the lap of nature. Located at a distance of 73 km from Uttarkashi, Harsil is an excellent mountain resort which is still unexplored. Tucked away amidst green valleys, sleepy meadows this little hamlet of Uttarakhand is situated at an altitude of 7,860 feet. One of the most beautiful mountain resorts amidst the Kumaoun Himalayas, Harsil is the perfect destination if you are looking for serenity and solitude in the lap of nature.
Wake up with the chirping of birds, smell the wild flowers and watch the crimson rays of the sun paint this little hamlet of Uttarakhand with its own hues. The rustic smell and the serenity is what you are looking for this season then plan a tour to Harsil.
So plan your Uttarakhand Tour and head straight to this quiet and serene place called Harsil which will surely refresh your senses along with rejuvenating your soul.
How to Reach Harsil
Harsil in Uttarakhand is located at a distance of 480kms from Nainital in Pithoragarh.
Nearest Airport :- Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, which is 235 km from Harsil.
Nearest Railhead :- Rishikesh Railway station is 218 km away from Harsil.
Tourist Attractions of Harsil
Sattal :- A few kilometers from Harsil, Sattal is a cluster of seven lakes which is surrounded by breathtakingly beautiful surroundings. You can take a 7 km trek from Harsil. The journey is simply beautiful and you will feel that nature welcomes you at every turn of the road.
Gangotri :- Located 24 kms from Harsil, this is an important religious place for the Hindus. On the banks of the River Ganges, the Gangotri Temple was built by Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa.
Spend a few days in the lap of nature amidst serenity and solitude and bring home the memories of a beautiful retreat.