Uttarkashi
Uttarkashi

Situated at a distance of 145 km from Rishikesh and at an elevation of 1158 m on the bank of river Bhagirathi, this picturesque town acquires importance because of very significant pilgrimage centres: Gangotri, Yamunotri.


General Information
Population:  2,94,179 ( 2001 census).
Altitude: 1158 m.
Climate: Cold in winters, pleasant in summers.
Season:   Round the year.
Clothing
           Summers: Cottons / light woollens.
                    Winters: Heavy woollens.
Languages: Garhwali, Hindi and English.
Local Woolen Handicraft Shops/ Emporium: Jila Udhyog Kendra, Ph: 2744.
Garhwal Woollen and Craft House,
Mall Road, Ph: 2222.
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Accessibility
Air        :
Nearest airport is Jollygrant, 162 km.
Rail    : Nearest railway station is at Rishikesh, 145 km.
Road  : Uttarkashi is well connected by motor able road to Dehradun, Rishikesh, Haridwar and other major towns of the state and region.
Accommodation
Harsil, Ph. No. : 013773-232210.
Lanka.
Arakot, Ph. No. : +91 9816978625.
Barsu.
Bhaironghati.
Ginauti.
Purola, Ph. No. : 013732-23311.
Rathel.
Taluka.
Gangnani, Ph. No. : 91-8978789.
Gaumukh.
Har-Ki-Dun.
Osla.
Yamunotri.
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Pilgrimage
GangotriYamunotri
Adventure
Gangotri TrekUttarkashi Trek
Excursions
Nachiketa TalManeri
Gangnani Harsil
Dodi TalBhairon Ghati
Dayara Bugyal Sat-Tal
Kedar TalGaumukh
Janki Chatti Hanuman Chatti
Sayan Chatti Chamba
Yamuna TempleDivya Shila
Nature
Dokriani Glacier Govind Wild Life Sanctury
Gangotri Glacier
Fair and Festival
Magh Mela
Info Centre
Tourist Office, Ph: 222290
O.S.D. Adventure Tourism
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