Tourist Places in Badrinath

Places to Visit in Badrinath

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Badrinath is mostly preferred by travellers from Delhi, Kolkata. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Badrinath is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Badrinath are May, June, July, August, September, October, November. There are 14 tourist places in Badrinath, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Badrinath can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Badrinath for 2 days to 3 days.
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Badrinath Tourist Places



Badrinath Temple, Badrinath
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Badrinath Temple, which is one of the famous temples in Badrinath, is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is situated on the left bank of River Alaknanda, 3,133 m above the sea level. The temple has a small cupola of gilt bull and spire and is constructed in the form of a cone. The... Read More »
Tapt Kund, Badrinath
  • Type: Lake
Tapt Kund, Badrinath
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Tapt Kund is the abode of Lord Agni and is famous for its medicinal properties. Before entering the Badrinath Temple, one has to take a holy dip in the Tapt Kund. The dip into the hot water of this kund is believed to be spiritually rejuvenating and relieves the sins. The... Read More »
"Hot water spring"3 days ago "Hot water springs"Apr 16, 2014
Brahma Kapal, Badrinath
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Brahma Kapal is a ghat situated on the banks of Alaknanda River and is situated in the vicinity of Badrinath temple. It is a flat platform where Hindus perform several rituals and pay homage to the departed souls and also proffer sraddha to their ancestors. It is believed... Read More »
Vasudhara Falls, Badrinath
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Vasudhara Falls, Badrinath
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Vasundhara Falls is one of the famous tourist attractions, which lies in the Mana Village. These falls are surrounded by beautiful mountain peaks and are situated at a distance of 4 km from Badrinath.   The water of this cascading falls flows down from the height of... Read More »
"Nest in the nature lap"Jan 8, 2015 "The trek is easy enough"Apr 16, 2014
Bheem Pul, Badrinath
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Bheem Pul is situated opposite to the Vyas Gufa in Mana Village. It is a huge rock which acts as a natural bridge across the Saraswati River. The Saraswati River flows with force in between the two mountains and joins the Alaknanda River. It is believed that Bheem, one of the... Read More »
Neelkanth, Badrinath
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Neelkanth, which is also known as the 'Garhwal Queen', is named after Lord Shiva. It is a snowy peak in the shape of a pyramid that forms the background of the Badrinath. The peak is situated at an average elevation of around 6,597 m above sea level. Neelkanth is the site... Read More »
Satopanth, Badrinath
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Satopanth, Badrinath
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Satopanth is a triangular lake with three corners spread within the circumference of about a kilometre. The Satopanth Lake is situated 4,402 m above the sea level and is 25 km from Badrinath. The lake is surrounded by snow covered peaks and is named after the Hindu gods... Read More »
Surya Kund, Badrinath
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Surya Kund, Badrinath
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Surya Kund is situated beside Tapt Kund. A holy dip is taken in the hot water springs of this kund. Narada Kund which is situated close to the Surya Kund is also visited, as it is the place where the idol of Vishnu was discovered. Read More »
Charanpaduka, Badrinath
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Charanpaduka is a popular rock as it has the foot prints of Lord Vishnu. It is believe that the darshan of these footprints will retrieve them from aliments and other problems. In the Bhagwat Purana, it is said that Lord Krishna suggested his minister Uddhav to visit Badrinath... Read More »
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Mata Murti Temple, Badrinath
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Mata Murti Temple is situated at a distance of 3 km from Badrinath on the banks of River Alaknanda. This temple is dedicated to Mata Murti, the mother of two sons Narayana and Nara. There is a popular belief that the goddess has power of granting Vairagya to those who... Read More »
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Sheshnetra, Badrinath
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Sheshnetra is one of the popular holy sites, which is situated at a distance of 1.5 km from Badrinath. This is a large stone which is marked with an eye of a legendary snake. It is said that Lord Vishnu took retreat on a gigantic snake named Ananta Shesha. This sacred site has... Read More »
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Yogadhyan Badri, Badrinath
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Yogadhyan Badri, also known as the Yoga Badri, is situated at a distance of 13 km from Badrinath and is located at Pandukeshwar near Govind Ghat. It is an ancient temple and is a home for Lord Vishnu. It is believed that the father of Pandavas, King Pandu meditated at... Read More »
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Alka Puri, Badrinath
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Alka Puri is located in Chamoli District and is situated at a distance of 15 km from Badrinath. It is situated near the Mana Village and is believed to be home of Yakshas, Gandharvas and Kuber. Alka Puri is the place from where Alaknanda River originated from the Satopanth... Read More »
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Narada Kund, Badrinath
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Narada Kund is one of religious spots in Badrinath after the Badrinath Temple, which is situated near the Tapt Kund. It is the place where the idol of Lord Vishnu was recovered by Adi Sankara. It is believed that Narada Kund was named after Saint Narada Muni who wrote... Read More »

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