How to reach Yamunotri from Haridwar | Photos of the Temple

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How to reach Yamunotri

The Temple of Yamunotri is along the bank of the river Yamuna at Uttarkashi District, Uttarakhand. The deity of this temple is Goddess Yamuna in the form of black marble.

It is one of the temples to visit in the Chota Char Dham yatra.

If you are planning to reach this holy temple then go through the following details of How to reach Yamunotri from Haridwar, Yamunotri Temple Photos

How to reach Yamunotri from Haridwar Yamunotri Temple Photos
  • Through Air:

The nearest international airport to this temple is Delhi International Airport. So, there are flights available for every place.

But after reaching Delhi we can reach the temple by the domestic flight available in Delhi to the Jolly Grant in Dehradun which is the nearest domestic airport to the temple.

However, helicopter services will also run from Dehradun to Yamunotri. If not we can reach the temple in taxis available at Dehradun with the reasonable prices.

  • On Rail:

Whereas the temple is nearer to the Dehradun, Rishikesh is also the nearest railway station to the temple.

The Distance from Dehradun and Rishikesh to the temple are nearly the same of about 175 km and 200 km respectively.

These 2 railway stations are well connected to the nearby well-known railway station. From there we can hire a taxi or local public transport to reach the temple.

  • By Road:

The temple of Yamunotri is 14 km to the Hanuman Chatti, is the place which is well connected to the major places like Dehradun, Uttar Khasi, Tehri,….etc.

How to reach Yamunotri from Haridwar

When its come to the question How to reach Yamunotri from Haridwar by road, the distance from Haridwar to Yamunotri is nearly 246 km. Railway station and bus station is also available from Haridwar.

After reaching Haridwar, we can hire taxis to reach the temple. Or else frequent buses are available for every 30 minutes which costs 250 to 350 rupees per head.

The route is from Haridwar-Rishikesh-Tehri-Barkot-Hanuman Chatti-Yamunotri.

Here the route from Hanuman Chatti to temple is very steep and narrow as you can see in Yamunotri Temple Photos (below).

Palanquins and horses are available to reach the temple from Hanuman Chatti.

Yamunotri Temple Photos

And finally, get an idea of the temple by some Yamunotri Temple Photos.

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