The holy town of “Gangotri” is located at an elevation of around 3,050 m above sea level. A natural rock shivling located here is a huge crowd-puller for tourists and pilgrims. It's clearly visible during the winter season. According to Hindu traditions, this is the very site where Lord Shiva collected the Ganga is his matted locks. It is due to this reason that all the followers of the Hindu religion consider it highly auspicious. Entire Gangotri exudes an aura of divinity which is a real experience to be collected as a gift.
Summer: 11 Degree Celsius
Winter: 12 Degree Celsius
Monsoon: 04 Degree Celsius
By Air:- The nearest airport is Dehradun which is situated at around at the distance of 250 kilometers away from Gangotri. The airport is well connected with all major cities of India. From airport you can get the taxi to reach there..
By Road:- Gangotri is well connected with all major cities of India via road network. There are various types of buses such as Volvo, AC Sleeper buses etc. Privet taxis are available from major destinations of Uttarakhand.
By Train:- Rishikesh is the nearest railway station which is about 243 kilometers away from Gangotri. You can take taxi from railway station to reach there.