India - Gangotri Travel Information

by V.A.Ponmelil (All rights reserved by the author)


Gangotri forms a beautiful hill station and is the origin of the sacred river Ganges.

It is located in the hills near Indo-tigetan border at an altitude of 3048 meters above sea level. 

To Reach

By Air: Nearest airport is Jolly Grant (26 kms from Rishikesh).

By Rail: Nearest railhead is at Rishikesh.

By Road: Gangotri is connected by road to Uttar Kashi, Tehri Garhwal, Rishikesh and other parts of the country.


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