How to Reach Kartik Swami

Kartik Swami is well connected with most of the important towns and cities of Uttarakhand. Getting there guide below provides detailed information about how to reach Kartik Swami by Road, Train or Flight.

Location of Kartikswami

Kartik Swami temple can be reached through a mild 3 kms trek from Kanakchauri village, which is on the Rudraprayag-Pokhri route, just 40 kms from Rudraprayag.

The trek to Kartik Swami can be started from Kanakchauri village, located on the Rudraprayag-Pokhri rout. The road route to Kanakchauri from Rudraprayag is extremely scenic, offering views of the snow-shrouded Himalayas and the pristine valleys. It takes less than 2 hours to reach Kanakchauri from Rudraprayag. 

Video Log of Kartikswami Trek

How to reach Kartik Swami

From Rudraprayag: You can take a shared Jeep from Rudraprayag to Kanakchauri, which is the cheapest and best option. Shared jeeps take around Rs 50 from Rudraprayag to Kanakchauri. Though there are some bus services from Rudraprayag to Pokhri via Kanakchauri its timings are quite odd for tourists.

Note: It takes less than 2 hours to reach Kanakchauri from Rudraprayag. The road route to Kanakchauri from Rudraprayag is extremely scenic offering views of snow-clad Himalayas and valley views.

Route from Delhi (NCR): Delhi - Meerut - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Devprayag - Rudraprayag - Saterakhal - Dursasar - Khadpatia - Ghimtoli - Kanakchauri (trek to the temple starts from here)

While coming from Chopta, Ukhimath or Kedarnath: You can take shared jeep from Chandrapuri to reach Kanakchauri, from there there is a trek of 3 kms to Kartikswami temple. The road from Kanakchauri is connected to the roads of Kedarnath, Chopta and Badrinath, so you can visit temple without taking a detour.

Kartik Swami Distance Chart

Road distances and travel time from/to Kartik Swami from/to various cities within or outside Uttarakhand - Kartik Swami Distance Chart

You can also hire or rent a Cab/ Taxi to Kartik Swami. More details about Kartik Swami Car Rentals.

Kartik Swami Tour Packages

Kartik Swami with Chopta Tungnath Trek Tour
4 Days / 3 Nights
₹. 6,500.00
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