How to reach:
By air: nearest airport Jolly Grant, 270 Km to Gangothri via Rishikesh.
By rail: Rishikesh - 249 Km.
By road: Delhi-Rishikesh : 230 Km (Bus) aRishikesh-Uttarkashi :155 Km (Bus) aUtharkashi-Gangothri: 90 Km (Spl. Vehicle) aGangothri-gomukh : 19 Km (Trekking).
State: Uttarakhand, Uttarkashi aEastern side.
Altitude: 13,000 feet
Very cold at night, cool at daytime in May to October.
May to October
STD code: 01372 (Chamoli)
Rest House: 0135-2746817 (Dehradun).
GMVN Bunglow Bhojpasa (9 km from Gangotri in trek path).
Sherpas available. Rs 400-500 for one trip (3 days). Food expenses extra.
What to buy
Do's & Don'ts
Keep discipline and patience while trekking a Don't use cigarette and alcohol acollect holy ganga water.
Prepare to face dehydration, high altitude syndrome a Medical checkup for Blood pressure and asthma is advised a Normal battery will drain quickly in low temperature. keep spare batteries for camera.
Woollen dresses stockings aShoe with good grips aWoollen gloves a Back pack aRain coat a Torch a Medicines aDry fruits & water.
Disclaimer: Phone numbers and Tariff are liable to change. Confirm before proceeding.