Yamunotri Yatra Yatra

YAMUNOTRI: The shrine of Yamunotri, situated at an elevation of about 3,235 Mt is a point of paramount religious importance for Hindus and an essential pilgrimage. Situated in the direction opposite to Gangotri, the road bifurcates from palace called Dharasu, some where between Rishikesh – Uttarkashi and goes on to Yamunotri. The shrine can also be visited via Mussoorie and Barkot. 

GENERAL INFORMATION: 

ALTITUDE: 3,25 MT. 
CLIMATE:  
SUMMER:
 Cool during the day and cold at night. 
WINTER: Snow-bound. Touching sub-zero. 
CLOTHING:  
SUMMER:
 Light Woolens. 
 WINTER: Very Heavy Woolens.

HOW TO REACH 

RAIL: Nearest Railhead Haridwar. 

ROAD: The road to Yamunotri diverts from Rishikesh – Gangotri road to Dharasu 

IMPORTANT ROAD DISTANCES: Rishikesh to Yamunotri 222kms 

ALTITUDE OF PLACES

Enroute

Place       Altitude(Mtr)
Rishikesh                            340 Mt
Narendranagar        1067Mt
Chmaba        1524Mt
Tehri             770Mt
Dharasu                 1036Mt
Brahakamal         1158Mt
Barkot         1828Mt
Sayanachatti          1982Mt
Hanumanchatti        2134Mt
Phoolchatti     `        2561Mt
Jankichatti        2676Mt
Yamunotri               3235Mt

SIGHT SEEING 

{a} TEMPLE OF GODDESS YAMUNA: Maharani Gularia of Jaipur built the temple in the 19th century. It was destroyed twice in the present century and rebuilt again. The temple remains closed from November to April / May. 

{b} SURYA KUND: There are a number of thermal springs in the vicinity of the temple that flows into numerous pools. The most important of these is Surya Kund. 

{c} DIVYA SHILA: A rock pillar, worshipped before entering the Yamunotri Temple. 

EXCURSIONS 

JANKICHATTI: 05kms from Yamunotri, it is noted for its thermal springs, where tourists can enjoy a refreshing bath. 

HANUMANCHATTI: 13kms from Yamunotri. The confluence of hanuman Ganga and Yamuna rivers, from where the trek to Dodi Tal (3,307mt) starts. 

SAYANACHATTI: 27kms from Barkot & 18kms from Yamunotri is a scenic spot on the banks of river Yamuna. 

CHAMBA: Situated at an elevation of 1,524mt, it is a picturesque place commanding a panoramic view of the Himalayas. Road from here bifurcates for Mussorie, New Tehri and Rishikesh.

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