Tourist Places in Uttarkashi

Places to Visit in Uttarkashi

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Uttarkashi is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Uttarkashi is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Uttarkashi are April, May, June. There are 17 tourist places in Uttarkashi, 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 Uttarkashi 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 Uttarkashi for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Uttarkashi Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Uttarkashi, browse through photos & pictures, explore Uttarkashi using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Uttarkashi, which are great places to visit, are Kuteti Devi Temple, Dayara Bugyal, Harsil, Har Ki Doon, Vishwanath Temple. Uttarkashi can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Uttarkashi Tourist Places



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Vishwanath Temple, Uttarkashi
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Devoted to Lord Shiva, the Vishwanath Temple is situated around 300 m away from Uttarkashi’s local bus stand. This temple received a new look after its renovation in 1857 by Sudarshan Shah’s wife, Maharani Khaneti. The temple has a Shivling, 90 cm wide and 60 cm... Read More »
"Ancient Temple"Jul 17, 2016 "A famous temple"Mar 15, 2016
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Har Ki Doon, Uttarkashi
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Har Ki Doon is a very popular place among trekkers. The best way to reach this place is from Mussoorie through Yamuna Bridge, Naugaon, Purola, Saur, Sankri, Taluka and Osla. Har Ki Doon has bungalows as well as rest houses for trekkers, located at an altitude of 3506 m.... Read More »
  • Type: Glacier
Dodital, Uttarkashi
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Dodital is situated at a height of 3307 m. The attraction of this lake is its crystal clear water surrounded by dense forests. Fishing can be done here with permits from the Divisional Forest Officer of Uttarkashi. Himalayan trouts are found here in abundance. Dodital can... Read More »
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Gaumukh, Uttarkashi
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The main source of the Ganga or the Bhagirathi River is the Gaumukh glacier. This is the main reason a large number of devotees visit this place to take a dip in the ice cold water. It is 18 km from Gangotri and the trek to Gaumukh from Gangotri is easy. Read More »
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Gangotri, Uttarkashi
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The temple of Gangotri is located at a height of 3200 m above sea level. It is 100 km from Uttarkashi and was established in the 18th century by General Amar Singh Thapa, on the banks of the Bhagirathi. It is very popular among pilgrims. Quite a number of ashrams have come up... Read More »
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Uttarkashi, Uttarkashi
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The town of Uttarkashi is considered as the Kashi of the North (Uttar). It is also known to be the abode of gods and goddesses because, just like Kashi, there are many temples dedicated to various gods and goddesses. There are over 30 temples in the town. Thousands of... Read More »
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Nehru Institute Of Mountaineering, Uttarkashi
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The Nehru Institute of Mountaineering was founded in the year 1965 at Uttarkashi, in memory of Jawaharlal Nehru, who was a mountain lover. The Institute has a serene environment and beautiful natural surroundings. An autonomous body, the Institute is registered under the... Read More »
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Shakti Temple, Uttarkashi
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The Shakti Temple is situated right in front of the Vishwanath Temple. The temple has a huge ‘trishul’ which is six meters high and has a circumference of 90 cm towards the bottom. It is believed that the upper portion of the ‘trishul’ is made of iron,... Read More »
  • Type: Lake
Nachiketa Tal, Uttarkashi
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Nachiketa Tal is a lake surrounded by greenery and has a small temple on the banks. It is situated at a distance of 32 km from Uttarkashi. The journey goes through terraced fields to Chaurangi Khal. From there a trek of three kilometers takes one to Nachiketa Tal. It is... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
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Kuteti Devi Temple, Uttarkashi
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Kuteti Devi Temple situated on the Hari Parvat hilltop on the banks of Bhagirathi River is located at a distance of 2 km from Uttarkashi. This temple is believed to be established by the daughter and son-in-law of Maharaja Kota after they were blessed by Goddess Kuteti Devi in... Read More »
"A very old temple"Mar 15, 2016
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Dayara Bugyal, Uttarkashi
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In the local language, the word ‘Bugyal’ stands for ’high altitude meadow’. The road leading to Dayara Bugyal starts from a place in Uttarkashi-Gangotri named Bhatwari, 32 km from Uttarkashi. Vehicles can only go till Barsu from where the trek starts to... Read More »
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Harsil, Uttarkashi
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Harsil is a tiny village in the Bhagirathi valley. It is around 72 km from Uttarkashi and is situated along the highway that leads to Gangotri. It is situated at a height of 2623 m and is known for its apples and natural surroundings. Accommodation facilities are available in... Read More »
"Just one word 'Beauty'"Jan 25, 2016 "Wonderful place"Jul 21, 2015
Yamunotri, Uttarkashi
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Located at a height of 3235 meters above sea level, Yamunotri is one of the four important pilgrimages or ‘Four Dhams’ in Uttarakhand. The main source of River Yamuna, the shrine of Yamunotri is located opposite to Gangotri and the road divides and leads to... Read More »
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Kedar Tal, Uttarkashi
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Kedar Tal is located 18 km from Gangotri and can be reached via a difficult mountainous trail. Facilities here are limited and arrangements, including local guide, need to be made in advance. The water of the lake is said to be crystal clear and offers some of the best views... Read More »
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Gangnani, Uttarkashi
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Further north from Gangotri, some 37 km from Maneri is Gangnani which is very famous for its hot water spring. Read More »
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Maneri, Uttarkashi
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Maneri is on the way to Gangotri from Uttarkashi, 13 km from the base camp at Uttarkashi. Maneri has very recently developed as a popular tourist attraction because of the dam on the Bhagirathi River. Water is received via an 8 km long tunnel to the turbines at Tiloth. As a... Read More »
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Nandanvan and Tapovan, Uttarkashi
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Nandanvan and Tapovan are located just opposite the Gangotri glacier, on the way up from Gaumukh, around 6 km. From here views of the Shivling peak are available. The region is also an ideal place for setting up base camps for peaks like Satopant, Bhagirathi, Kharchakund,... Read More »

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