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Gangotri Dham


Gangotri Dham Overview


Name: Gangotri Dham

Altitude: 3,100 metres (10,200 ft)

Coordinates: 30.98°N 78.93°E

District: Uttarkashi

Region: West Garhwal

State: Uttarakhand

Date built: N/A

Creator: Nepalese general Amar Singh Thapa

Temple Opens: Akshaya Tritiya

Temple Closes: One day after Bhaidooj

Nearest Railway Station: Rishikesh, 295 Kms

Nearest Airport: Jolly Grant, Dehradun, 314 Kms.


GANGOTRI DHAM

Gangotri Dham is situated at an elevation of 3100 meters above sea level in Chamoli District of Uttarakhand. The Alaknanda River originates from here which later on after confluence with Bhagirathi in Devprayag known as Ganga River. Every year many in a number of travellers come here to visit this pious place and get the blessings of Maa Ganga. The origin of the holy river Ganga is from Gomukh Glacier which is just a few km away from Gangotri Dham.

The Temple is one of the four temples of Chardham Yatra of Uttarakhand and posses its own importance for the devotees. Gangotri Town has a population of around 606 people wherein 60% Males and 40% Females are there.

It is believed that the temple was built by Nepalese General Amar Thapa.

THE ROUTE TO Gangotri Dham

Delhi to Gangotri Driving Directions:

Distance: 518.6 Km.

The Route to be followed

  • Head east on Rajpath towards Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Marg (0.9 km.)
  • Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto Janpath Rd (0.3 km.)
  • At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Dr Rajendra Prasad Rd (0.6 km)
  • At Panchamukhi Chowk, take the 4thexit onto Ashoka Rd (0.4 km.)
  • Slight left onto C – Hexagon/India Gate Cir (0.2 km.)
  • Keep right to stay on C – Hexagon/India Gate Cir (0.4 km.)
  • Slight left onto Purana Quila Rd, Pass by Patiala House Ct (on the left) (0.6 km.)
  • Turn right onto Mathura Rd, Go past the petrol station (on the left) (0.3 km.)
  • Turn left onto Bhairon Marg, Pass by National Science Centre (on the left in 550 m) (1.1 km.)
  • Turn right onto NH 44 (1.3 Km.)
  • Keep left to continue on AH2 (0.3 km.)
  • Turn left onto Delhi – Meerut Expy/Gurjar Samrat Mihir Bhoj Marg (0.5 km.)
  • Keep right to continue on Delhi – Meerut Expy/Gurjar Samrat Mihir Bhoj Marg/Nizamuddin Bridge, Continue to follow Delhi – Meerut Expy (6.9 km)
  • Keep right to stay on Delhi – Meerut Expy, Pass by UP tax (on the left) (1.4 km)Continue onto Raj Nagar Extension Elevated Rd 9.5 km
  • Take the exit towards Raj Nagar Extension Elevated Rd (0.4 km)
  • Continue onto Raj Nagar Extension Elevated Rd (9.5 km)
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto NH9, Pass by Quantum Residency (on the left in 4.5 km) (6.4 km)
  • Slight right to stay on NH9 (30 m)
  • Turn left onto NH34, Pass by Punjab National Bank (on the left in 3.0 km) (9.4 km)
  • Continue straight to stay on NH34, Go past the petrol station (on the right in 1.2 km) (2.6 km)
  • Turn left onto Upper Ganga Canal Rd, Pass by Muradnagar Police Post (on the right) (61.6 km)
  • Turn left at GT Rd (3.6 km)
  • Turn right onto NH334, Partial toll road, Pass by Lohan Agri Equipment (on the right in 15.7 km)Slight right towards NH334 0.2 km (79.5 km)
  • Slight right towards NH334 (0.2 km)
  • Continue onto NH334, Pass by R.N Motors (on the right in 2.7 km) (14.9 km)
  • Continue onto Jwalapur Main Rd, Pass by Jatileshwar Mahadev Mandir (on the right in 350 m) (0.4 km)
  • Turn right towards NH334 (0.4 km)
  • Turn left at the 1st cross street onto NH334 (3.1 km)
  • At Roorki public school, NH334 turns left and becomes NH334, Pass by Madhuban Ashram, Times Of India, Haridwar, Uttarakhand (on the left in 900 m) (2.1 km)
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on NH334, Pass by Taxi service (on the left) (0.6 km)
  • NH334 turns left and becomes NH34, Pass by the bridge (on the right in 2.4 km) (16.9 km)
  • Turn left at Royal Medicose to stay on NH34, Pass by Namaste India Resturant (on the right in 700 m) (19.9 km)
  • Keep right (4.9 km)
  • Turn right onto NH34, Pass by Hotel Kamalpusp (on the left in 10.3 km) (42.7 km)
  • Sharp left at Hotel Dhanjeet palace to stay on NH34, Pass by Mastwal Jewellers (on the right in 22.7 km) (203 km)

Gangotri Dham Route from Haridwar

Distance:288 Km

The Route to be followed

Haridwar>>Rishikesh>>NarendraNagar>>New Tehri>>
Chinyalisour>>Dharasu>>Dunda Range>>Nakuri>>Genwala>>
Matli>>Uttarkashi>>Ladari>>Bhatwari>>Salang>>Gangnani>>
Sunagar>>Purali>>Harsil>>Bagori>>Bharali>>Dharali>>
Bhairoghati>>Gangotri

Gangotri Dham Route from Dehradun

Distance:288 Km

The Route to be followed

Dehradun>>Lacchiwala>>Doiwala>>Rishikesh>>Narendra
Nagar>>Agarkhal>>Sweer>>Chamba>>Kirgani>>
Kandikhal>>Barnoli>>Dang>>Syansu>>Cham>>Bhenti>>
Chinyalisour>>Dharasu>>Dunda Range>>Nakuri>>Genwala>>
Matli>>Uttarkashi>>Ladari>>Bhatwari>>Salang>>Gangnani>>
Sunagar>>Purali>>Harsil>>Bagori>>Bharali>>Dharali>>
Bhairoghati>>Gangotri


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