Trip from Shikohabad to Guptkashi

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Overview

  • State: Uttarakhand

  • Distance From Shikohabad: 642 Km.

  • Min Temp: 18.74℃

  • Max Temp: 29.41℃

  • Weather: PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGHOUT THE DAY.

  • Altitude : 1473 Meters

Description

Guptakashi, Gupta Kashi or Guptkashi is a fairly large town located at an elevation of 1,319 metres (4,327 ft) in the Kedar-khanda ('khanda' means "sector"), in Garhwal Himalayas of Rudraprayag district in Uttrakhand. It is famous for the ancient Vishwanath Temple - dedicated to god Shiva - similar to the one in Varanasi (Kashi). The other famous temple here is dedicated to Ardhanareshvara (a half man half woman form of Shiva and Parvati).

 

Facts About Guptkashi

The name Guptakashi has legendary significance linked to the Pandavas, the heroes of the Hindu epic Mahabharata. Its religious importance is considered next to that of Varanasi, believed to be the most pious of all Hindu pilgrimage places.
 

Best time to visit

Located 1300 meters above sea level, it is famous for its weather (pleasant most of the year, but very cold in December and January) and its temples.

Attraction in Guptkashi

Route Map from Shikohabad to Guptkashi

Budget Calculation

Travel Cost

Own
Rented
 
 

 

8000

Hotel Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Number of Rooms: 23
Rent Per Room Per Day: 23

Fooding Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Per Person per day: 800
   

8000

Remaining

Number of People: 32
Budget per Person: 32
Total Budget 23
Total Expenses 1212

8000

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