Tapovan is a popular tourist spot near Joshimath. Located at 14 km from Joshimath, Tapovan offers a scenic views of the surrounding green mountain covered with step farmlands. Tapovan major attraction is its hot spring. Visitors also take Tapovan as a trek route to Bhavishya Badri which is situated at 3 km from here.
Tapovan - Natural Hot Springs
Tapovan is known for the natural springs where hot water comes out from the earth. Many believes this hot water medicinal and cures number of skin diseases. Hot springs has good height suitable for bathing purpose also.
Tapovan - Trek to Kuari Pass & Chitrakantha
Tapovan is prime destination falls in the trek route to Kuari Pass located at 3650 mtrs (through Chitrakantha 3310 mtrs) and famous for close views of Nanda Devi, Dronagiri Chaukhmba and other peaks.
How To Reach Tapovan Joshimath
Tapovan is located at 14 kms from Joshimath. One can reach Tapovan easily by jeep or bus from Tapovan Taxi stand in Joshimath. Nearest rail connectivity is at Dehradun (294 kms) or Rishikesh railway station (256 kms). Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun (272 kms) is the only airport to reach near Joshimath.