Kedarnath is a holy Hindu town located in Uttarakhand in India. It is one of the Char Dhams located in the Himalayas at a height of 3584m above sea level near the head of Mandakini River. It is a very popular destination for all Hindu pilgrims of all over the world.
The Kedarnath temple lies amidst the majestic snow-capped Himalayan ranges and is thronged by thousands of tourists each year. The extreme weather condition of Kedarnath prompts the temple to remain open from the end of April to the beginning of November. It is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Kedar or Lord Shiva. In Kedarnath alone there are about more than 200 shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Kedarnath Kapat Opening: The kapat of Shri Kedarnath Temple will be opened on 09 May 2016.
Kedarnath Closing date: Kedarnath Temple will be closed on 1 Nov, 2016. You can also visit the winter shrine of Lord Kedarnath at Ukhimath.