Situated at an elevation of 2,650 mts above sea level, JankiChatti is familiarly known for its hot water springs. Janki Chatti encompasses the last village in the region and it acts as the major hub for the pilgrims traveling to Yamunotri.
The thermal springs of Janki Chatti acts as an inevitable part of the Yamunotri pilgrimage. Ponies and palanquins are available at Janki Chatti. Janki Chatti is surrounded by mountains on all sides and lies in close proximity of the Indo-China border.
Previously the starting point of the trek to reach Yamunotri was Hanuman Chatti. But now jeeps are available up to Janki Chatti, thus shortening the distance by 7kms.
Hanuman Chatti to Janki Chatti is a newly made road which will shorten your journey but trekking is more of a good and memorable experience. A large numbers of devotees visit this place from May to October. You can purchase raincoats and other necessary items from Janki Chatti.