Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages takes you two holy places in the state of Uttaranchal in India. Gangotri is about 249 kilometers from Rishikesh and the famous temple in Gangotri is the Gangotri temple. Yamunotri is about 213 kilometers from Rishikesh and the famous temple here is the Yamunotri temple. Experience the holy cities with Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages. Gangotri is the source of the sacred Ganga River. People visit this place for the temples, excursions and trekking routes amidst natural beauty. Yamunotri is the gateway to Char Dham yatra and has many attractions. The river Yamuna originates from here and this place is of religious importance for the Hindus. People come here for the temples, trekking and hot water springs. Visit both these enchanting and spiritually uplifting places by booking the Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages.
In Gangotri, the famous Gangotri temple should be visited with the Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages. Many pilgrims come here to offer their prayers in this temple every year. This is one of the holiest temples in India and is made of white granite. It is about twenty feet high and was made in the 18th century. The temple is dedicated to goddess Ganga. It is said that Ganga was caught in Lord Shiva's locks when Ganga descended down to earth. The stone near the temple is the place where Ganga first touched earth. Visit this historical site with the Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages.
Another pilgrimage attraction is the submerged shivling which is under the waters. It is visible when the water level decreases in the early winters. One can go on excursion to the Nandanvan Tapovan which offers beautiful views of the peaks. Kedar Tal is about 18 kilometers from here and is an enchanting lake. Gaumukh is also about 18 kilometers away. Many devotees come here to take a dip in the sacred waters. Experience a spiritual bliss booking Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages.
Yamunotri is the first stopover for the Char Dham Yatra and the Yamunotri temple is dedicated to goddess Yamuna. It is atop the Bandar Poonch peak opposite to Gangotri. Many pilgrims come to this sacred place during the months of May to October. The temple was built by Maharani Guleria of Jaipur in the 19th century. The river Yamuna is mentioned in the Hindu mythology and is a sacred river. It originates from Champassar glacier which is about a kilometer from the shrine.
Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages helps you see other attractions in Yamunotri like the hot water springs. The Prasad is cooked in the hot waters and offered to the shrine. Surya Kund is one of the known and important thermal springs there. The Divya Shila is a large rock pillar before the Yamunotri temple. Sayanachatti is a scenic spot along Yamuna and Chamba offers beautiful views of the peaks. Let Gangotri Yamunotri Tour Packages plan out your trip to these two holy places. We wish to give you a fulfilling and memorable pilgrimage to the holy places Gangotri and Yamunotri in Uttaranchal.
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