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How to Reach Gangotri | Best time to visit Gangotri Temple

How to Reach Gangotri

The Gangotri temple is in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. The deity of this temple is Goddess Ganga in the form of Gangotri. The temple is constructed with the white marble. It is one of the holy places among the Chota Chardham yatra. This temple is along the bank of the river Bhagirathi. If you are planning to go to this temple the here is the following information regarding How to Reach Gangotri. But before that let us know the Best time to visit Gangotri Temple.

How to Reach Gangotri Best time to visit Gangotri Temple

Best time to visit Gangotri Temple:

The temperature in Gangotri will be ideal all around the year i,e cool. Bu the best time to visit Gangotri is April, May, June, September, October. Because as the temperature is cool, it difficult to survive in the rainy season due to heavy rains and floods. Likewise, in the winter season also, the area gets cover by the heavy snow.

Best time to visit Gangotri Temple

How to Reach Gangotri

Through Air:

  • Firstly, we have to reach Dehli. Because Delhi Airport is an international airport. If you want to travel from many parts of India, then the domestic airport of Jolly Grant airport in Dehradun is the nearest to the temple which is about 260 km. However, flights are available from Delhi airport to Jolly Grant airport. From there we can reach the temple by the local transport.

By Rail:

  • The nearest railway station available from this temple is Haridwar and Rishikesh. However, Haridwar is about 288 km away while Rishikesh is 250 km. From there, public and private transports are available to reach the station.

By Road:

  • As mentioned before, public and private transports are available from the different places to this temple. So, we can hire a vehicle and travel through the routes of
  • Some of the routes are from Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh – Narender Nagar – Tehri – Dharasu Bend – Uttarkashi – Bhatwari – Gangnani – Harsil – Gangotri.
  • And Delhi – Dehradun – Mussoorie – Chamba – Tehri – Dharasu Bend – Uttarkashi – Bhatwari – Gangnani – Harsil – Gangotri
  • Apart from Delhi, the city has the route connecting with the nearby cities also.

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