Gangotri is among the idol places for sightseers looking for harmony and experience. It is arranged in the northern piece of Uttarakhand State at an elevation of at 3,048 meters above ocean level. Alongside the normal quality this spot is additionally prestigious journey of India where fans come in enormous number. It is prestigious over the globe for the Gangotri ice sheet which is the first wellspring of the hallowed stream Ganges.
This excellent and sacrosanct spot is situated in the hinterland of Himalayas. It is the primary spot where waterway Ganga contacted earth just because in the wake of rising up out of Gangotri icy mass. This icy mass is the 2nd longest ice sheet of Himalaya after Siachin.
As indicated by Hindu Holy Scriptures it is said that Goddess Ganga - the girl of paradise showed herself in waterway structure and come practical to acquit the wrongdoings of ruler Bhagirath's ancestors. A portion of the mainstream attractions of this spot which can be visited by vacationers during their Gangotri Tour Package are Gangotri Temple, Nandanvan Tapovan, Gaumukh and Kedar Tal. This multi year old sanctuary is devoted to Goddess Ganga which is remodeled in the 20th century with 20 feet structure of white stone. In view of the folklore it is said that stream Ganga contacted earth at this spot. This is additionally where Pandavas played out the incomparable 'Deva Yagna' to give penance for the passings of their family. There is a characteristic stone Shivalinga, called the Jalamagna Shivalinga which is just unmistakable during winters when water subsides. This Shivlinga is most venerated icon of this sanctuary alongside the puppets of Goddess Ganga.
Gangotri Tour Package Itinerary
Day 01: Haridwar to Uttarkashi (150kms/5hr)
Morning drive to Uttarkashi from Haridwar. On Arrival Uttarkashi, check-in Hotel at uttarkashi. Later at sunset time visit to Lord Vishwanth Temple. Back to your lodging, Dinner and Night stop.
Day 02: Uttarkashi to Gangotri to Uttarkashi (100kms/3hr) Each Way
You will leave for an entire day journey excursion to Gangotri . The spot has a sanctuary committed to Goddess Ganga and is accepted to be a similar detect that Ganga initially contacted, when she came to earth. Subsequent to having darshan and doing puja, you will begin your drive towards Uttarkashi. Dinner and Night stop.
Day 03: Uttarkashi to Rishikesh to Haridwar Drop (175 kms/7hr)
Early morning after breakfast. Drive back to Haridwar. On reaching Haridwar, Drop at Railway Station/Airport or Hotel.