Places to See in Badrinath

Being a religious destination, majority of the sightseeing locations at Badrinath have mythological connotations, especially from the Mahabharata epic.Still, these majestic places attract pilgrims and tourists alike who make sureto stopover at these places when visiting the holy town of Badrinath. Quite a few treks commence from Badrinath to the higher altitudes of the region.

There are 19 tourist spots in Badrinath where travellers can spent their leisure time. Here you will find list of all the Badrinath sightseeing options which you must visit and plan your itinerary accordingly. Explore the hidden gems of Badrinath through this well-researched list, learn about the most happening places, things to do, famous picnic spots for a memorable vacation in Badrinath.

Pandukeshwar

Pandukeshwar

22.6 kms / 34 mins
Free Entry | Exploration Time 30 mins |
Pandukeshwar is a sacred place located in-route to abode of Lord Vishnu 'Badrinath' at an elevation of 1829 mtrs. At a distance of 18 km from Joshimat...
Yogadhyan Badri Temple

Yogadhyan Badri Temple

23 kms
Yogadhyan Badri Temple is one of holy 'Sapta Badri' or seven Badri's located at Pandukeshwar, Badrinath. Abode of Utsava-murti (festival-image) or Lor...
Mana Village

Mana Village

4.4 kms / 9 mins
Mana is a last Indian village from the border of India and Tibet/China in the Himalayas. It is located in the district of Chamoli. It’s been designa...
Tapta Kund

Tapta Kund

0.5 km / 49 mins
The Tapta Kund is a thermal spring located amidst the Badrinath temple and Alaknanda River. This natural hot water spring is located in the Chamoli di...
Neelkantha Peak

Neelkantha Peak

Neelkanth is a towering peak overlooking the Badrinath shrine, having an impressive altitude of 6,507 metres above sea level. It is situated in the ut...
Charan Paduka

Charan Paduka

2.5 kms / 24 mins
Charan Paduka, abeautiful rock having the foot impressions of Lord Vishnu is one of the popularattractions of Badrinath. Charan Paduka is a sacred roc...
Mata Murti Temple

Mata Murti Temple

3 kms / 39 mins
Mata Murti Temple is a sacred Hindu temple located at a distance of 3 km from Badrinath. This Devi temple is situated on the right bank of the Alaknan...
Narad Kund

Narad Kund

0.5 km / 4 mins
Narad Kund is adorned in the holy town of Badrinath and is the second prominent attraction of Badrinath. It is a sacred place from where Adi Shankara ...
Bheem Pul

Bheem Pul

3 kms / 30 mins
Bheem Pul is located in Mana, the last village located on the border with Tibet. It is 3 km from Badrinath and is built over Saraswati River....
Ganesha Cave

Ganesha Cave

4.5 kms / 4 mins
The dark and ever so mysterious, Ganesha Cave cocooned in Mana village is a naturally formed cave, located about 4 km from Badrinath. This mystical ca...
Brahma Kapal

Brahma Kapal

0.5 km / 4 mins
Situated on the banks of Alaknanda River, Brahma Kapal is a place in Badrinath which is of great importance for Hindus. It is here they pay homage to ...
Sheshnetra

Sheshnetra

0.23 km / 4 mins
Free Entry | Exploration Time 30 mins
Sheshnetra is a holy place, just few kilometers from Badrinath. As per Hindu mythology Lord Vishnu took retreat on a snake by name Anantha Shesha. Thu...
Vyas Cave

Vyas Cave

5 kms
Free Entry | Exploration Time 1 hr
Vyas Cave is an ancient cave that is situated in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, just few kilometers away from the famous Badrinath shrine. It is...
Panch Dhara and Panch Shila

Panch Dhara and Panch Shila

1 kms / 15 mins
Panch DharaPanch Dhara is a group of five water streams that originate at Badrinath. They are: Prahlad Dhara, Kurma Dhara, Bhrigu Dhara, Urvashi Dhara...
Satopanth Lake

Satopanth Lake

22 kms
Uttarakhand is an absolute mine of natural gems, Satopanth Tal (Lake) is one of these gems. Satopanth is a high altitude lake located in Chamoli distr...
Vasudhara Falls

Vasudhara Falls

9 kms
The nectar sweet, Vasudhara Falls surging near the holy city of Badrinath is one of the most enchanting places to visit in Uttarakhand. This ravishing...
Alkapuri Glacier

Alkapuri Glacier

15 kms
Alkapuri is the source of river Alaknanda river. It is situated at the base of Balakun peak at 4,600 metres above sea level near Badrinath in Chamoli ...
Saraswati River

Saraswati River

5 kms
Saraswati River named after the Goddess of wisdom, Saraswati is a tributary of Alaknanda river that flows in Uttarakhand. The river meets Alaknanda at...
Surya Kund Badrinath

Surya Kund Badrinath

0.5 km
Surya Kund is a thermal spring which is situated near the famous Narada Kund, from where Adi Shankaracharya discovered the Lord Vishnu idol. Surya Kun...
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