Air : Nearest airport is Jolly Grant, Dehradun, 239 km.
Rail : Nearest railway station is Rishikesh, 221 km.
Road : Kedarnath is approachable on foot, 14 km from Gaurikund, which is connected by road with Rishikesh, Kotdwar, Dehradun, Haridwar and other important hill stations of Garhwal and Kumaon hills.
Local : Transport Services Horses, dandies and ponies are available at Gaurikund for going and carrying luggage to Kedarnath.



Chorabari (Gandhi Sarovar)

Only 2 km trek from Kedarnath. Floating-ice on the crystal clear waters of the lake fascinates the visitors.

Vasuki Tal (6 km)

A picturesque lake, 4,135 m above sea level is encircled by lofty mountains and offers a commanding view of the Chaukhamba peaks.


According to legend, this was the place where the wedding of Lord Shiva and Parvati was solemnised. In front of Shiva temple, is an eternal flame, which is said to be witness of the marriage. It can be reached by 12 km drive from Sonprayag.


Winter home of the deity at Kedarnath temple and the seat of the Rawal of Kedarnath. Connected by bus services to Rudraprayag and other major centres.

Info Centre

For Detailed Information Contact:

Rishikesh (Yatra Office),
AGM (Tourism), GMVN Ltd.,
Tourist Information Centre,
(Advance Reservation Centre),
Shail Vihar, Haridwar By Pass Road, Rishikesh, 249201.
Tel: 0135- 2431793, 2432648, 2430799, 2430357(R).
Fax: 0135-2430372.