The gorgeous silhouette of Uttarakhand is accredited not only for its Himalayan Range but its architecturally rich Hindu Temples. The state is home to several Hindu pilgrimage sites of which some are situated atop lofty peaks; some are hidden in the remote Himalayas and can only be reached by trekking; and well some are easily accessible make the top places to visit. In Uttarakhand, foothills of the Himalayas are home to sacred Hindu destinations as well as sightseeing places of Haridwar and Rishikesh and the Greater Himalayas are home to Kedarnath, Badrinath and several other best places to visit for Hindu pilgrimage.
Amongst the most popular Hindu temples in Uttarakhand are the Shiva Temple of Kedarnath, Vishnu Temple of Badrinath, shrine of Goddess Ganga, Gangotri, and that of Goddess Yamuna, Yamunotri which together form the popular Hindu pilgrimage (yatra) and tourism places, Chhota Chardham. Uttarakhand also boasts the highest Shiva Temple, Tungnath that sits at a height of 3680 m. Not only this, the state is home to four more important Lord Shiva pilgrimage destinations – Kedarnath, Madhyamaheshwar, Rudranath, and Kalpeshwar which along with Tungnath create another holy yatra in Uttarakhand, Panch Kedar. Like Panch Kedar, there’s Panch Prayag where sacred temples are situated at the five confluences of holy rivers. The holy city of Haridwar is home to numerous temples. In the Kumaon Region of the state, the ancient Jageshwar Temple and the temples of Nanda Devi make for some important Hindu worship places.
A new chapter, will be added to the Kedarnath Yatra in 2020, which will be different in two ways. First, by the number of days to which it will extend, and second, by the number of devotees who will be undertaking it. The portals of Kedarnath Temple, which is part of the Char Dham in Uttarakhand, loMore
Planning a visit to Rishikesh and wondering where to stay in budget? Well, when it comes to finding budget accommodation options in Rishikesh, you can go spoilt for choice as there are a number of standard hotels that offer excellent services. One such budget hotel in Rishikesh is MJ Hills by OpuleMore
Wish to visit Yamunotri in Uttarakhand and looking for staying options? The nearby destination Barkot, some odd 50 km has a decent number of accommodations ranging from budget to luxury. For those looking for a budget place to stay near Yamunotri, Hotel Maa Yamunotri is a great option. Offering spacMore
A blend of spirituality and leisure sums up an unforgettable experience in Uttarakhand’s Yamunotri Dham with Camp Adhvanta. Catering to the pilgrims wishing to seek the blessings of Goddess Yamuna but at the same time looking for a luxury camping experience, Camp Adhvanta in Barkot is an excellentMore
Have you been planning to visit Rishikesh anytime soon and looking for deluxe category properties to stay? Well, you have come to the right place. Being one of the much-celebrated tourism destinations in Uttarakhand, the city boasts of a number of accommodation options that suits the travellers of aMore
Finding a deluxe property near Yamunotri isn’t difficult. Since Barkot town in Uttarkashi district, is situated at a close proximity to Yamunotri, there is no dearth of hotels near this one of the Chardham in Uttarakhand. Hotel Devbhoomi, situated in Barkot boasts being one such staying option thaMore
Uninterrupted view, impeccable hospitality, modern amenities and facilities are some of the things we look for when booking our stay at a hotel. And when it about travelling to the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’- Rishikesh in Uttarakhand, tourists don’t have to worry about the accommodation optioMore
Devotees planning to attain blessing during Badrinath Yatra need not have to worry about the accommodation. The pilgrimage town in Uttarakhand boasts of a number of hotels categorised under budget, standard, deluxe and luxury. If you are looking for a deluxe category hotel in Badrinath, then we recoMore
Now that you have planned your spiritual expedition to Badrinath Yatra but still looking for the best accommodation option? Your search ends here. Right from standard to luxury, there are a number of accommodation options in Badrinath and we recommend that you book your stay at Hotel Shankar Shree.More
Are you planning Badrinath Yatra and looking for the best accommodation? Well, there are a number of accommodation options in Badrinath and Hotel Sarovar Portico is one of them. Nestled amidst the sprawling greens and snow-capped mountains, Hotel Sarovar Portico in Badrinath offers an unmatched luxuMore