Gangotri Dham:

 

Gangotri temple is located in a small town called Gangotri in Uttarakhand. this temple is one of the famous Hindu temples in India. this Gangotri temple is dedicated to goddess Ganga and it is one of the holy places among the four chardhams.

Gangotri temple opens in April or May and it closed at the time of Diwali festival. it remains closed in winters because of heavy snowfall.

 

gangotri temple

(image reference: trawell.in)

 

gangotri

(image reference: uttarakhandtriptrek.com)

 

Temple Timings: 

morning hours: 6:15 am to 2:00 pm

evening hours: 3:00 pm to 9:30 pm

 

Entry Fee: Free

 

Special Poojas:

Morning Aarti – 6:00 am

Evening Aarti  – 7:45 pm

 

Address:

Gangotri, Uttarakhand 249135

 

 

How to reach by Bus:

you will get buses from Rishikesh and Dehradun and other major cities.

How to reach by Train:

Nearest railway station is Rishikesh (243km)

How to reach by Flight:

Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport(250km).

 

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