Dehradun To Gangotri

Dehradun to Gangotri

Embarking on a sacred journey from Dehradun to Gangotri unfolds a spiritual odyssey integral to the revered Char Dham Yatra. Nestled in the Uttarkashi district, Gangotri Dham stands as a sacred sanctuary, drawing pilgrims seeking divine blessings. This pilgrimage is not just a physical journey but a transformative experience, as devotees traverse approximately 237 kilometers through the Himalayan terrains to reach the holy Gangotri Temple.

This spiritual sojourn, one of the Char Dham, signifies a profound connection with the divine, and the pilgrimage often extends to the revered Gaumukh, the source of the sacred river Ganga, offering a unique dimension to the entire Gangotri trip. This sacred journey allows devotees to immerse themselves in the religious tapestry of Uttarkashi district, fostering a deep sense of reverence and spirituality. The Gangotri trip, a part of the Char Dham Yatra, is not merely a physical expedition but a soul-stirring experience that encapsulates the essence of divine blessings amidst the scenic splendor of the Himalayas.

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Dehradun to Gangotri Road Route Guide

If you are searching for how to reach Gangotri from Dehradun then this route map can surely gonna help you. 

Gangotri from Dehradun by using public transport

Follow this route buses or cars to Reach Gangotri from Dehradun 

Dehradun - Mussoorie - Chinyalisour - Uttarkashi - Harsil - Gangotri

Gangotri from Dehradun - How To Reach Via Google Maps

Distance From Dehradun to Gangotri

The distance from Dehradun to Gangotri is approximately 237 kilometers, and the journey typically takes around 8 to 9 hours by road. The travel time may vary depending on factors such as road conditions, traffic, and the mode of transportation.

Route from Dehradun to Gangotri

Dehradun - Mussoorie - Chinyalisour - Uttarkashi - Harsil - Gangotri

How To Reach Dehradun to Gangotri

By Air: Gangotri, does not have its own airport. The nearest airport to Gangotri Dham is Jolly Grant Airport. Travelers arriving at Jolly Grant Airport, located in Dehradun, need to continue their journey by road to reach Gangotri. However, for those seeking a quicker and more convenient option, helicopter services from Dehradun to Gangotri are available. These helicopter services typically commence from the Shashtradara Helipad in Dehradun and conclude at the Jhalla Heli Base in Harsil. From Harsil, the final leg of the journey to Gangotri Temple is covered by car, providing pilgrims with a swift and efficient means to embark on their sacred pilgrimage.

By Train: Gangotri does not have direct train connectivity, and the nearest railway station is the Dehradun Railway Station, situated approximately 235 km away. Pilgrims intending to visit Gangotri need to travel from Dehradun to Gangotri by road, as there are no train services directly reaching Gangotri.

By Road: By road is the preferred and most practical option to travel from Dehradun to Gangotri, providing the easiest access for pilgrims. Various modes of transportation are available for this journey, including buses, private vehicles, shared taxis, and cabs. The road route not only offers convenience but also allows travelers to savor the natural beauty of the surroundings as they make their way to the sacred destination of Gangotri.

Dehradun To Gangotri By Bus

For those considering a bus trip from Dehradun to Gangotri , direct bus services on this route are not offered. Instead, one can first travel from Dehradun to either Rishikesh or Haridwar, both serving as major transportation hubs in the vicinity. Subsequently, from either Rishikesh or Haridwar, various bus options, encompassing both private and government-operated services, are available for the onward journey towards Gangotri.

Bus fare Dehradun to Gangotri: INR 900 to INR 1400 one side trip (from Rishikesh/ Haridwar).

Dehradun to Gangotri Bus Timing: 05:00 am to 09:00 am (from Rishikesh/ Haridwar)

Dehradun to Gangotri By Taxi Service

Opting for a private taxi for the journey from Dehradun to Gangotri is a convenient choice for individuals desiring a more personalized and direct mode of transportation. Private taxis can be organized by consulting with local transport providers or making reservations through online platforms. Making advance arrangements is recommended, particularly during peak seasons, to secure availability and ensure a seamless travel experience.

Taxi fare Dehradun to Gangotri: INR 5000 to INR 8000 one side.

Dehradun to Gangotri By Sharable Jeeps

When considering shared jeep services from Dehradun to Gangotri , it's important to note that such services may not be readily available or could be limited. Instead, it is advisable to travel from Dehradun to either Rishikesh or Haridwar, where shared jeep services to Gangotri are more accessible. In Rishikesh or Haridwar, several transport providers offer shared jeep services for the journey to Gangotri. Checking with local providers or transportation hubs is recommended to confirm availability, review schedules, and make arrangements for shared jeep transportation to Gangotri, ensuring a more convenient and efficient travel experience.

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