Kedarnath, at a height of 3584 mts, is one of the Char Dhams. This is one of the busiest holy destinations in India. Kedarnath sits amidst the Garhwal Himalayas and has a great mythological appeal. As per Hindu mythology, Lord Shiva hid himself here to evade the Pandavas. When Pandavas found Lord Shiva, he went into the earth, creating a hump on the surface. Kedarnath is surrounded by numerous Himalayan ranges and rolling landscapes. The shrine looks majestic with thick blankets of snow all around.Get Tour Quotes
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The Kedarnath Temple is in the Rudraprayag District of Uttarakhand. It is undoubtedly the most visited and sacred Hindu temple which is also the part of Chhota Char Dham Yatra. The temple stands at a height of 3,583 meters, which is the highest among all 12 Jyotirlingas. Every year lakhs of devotees of Lord Shiva visit here taking a difficult trek through snow-clad and loaded mountains. It said that the original temple was raised by the Pandavas, and later Adi Shankaracharya reconstructed it.
This high altitude lake sits at a height of 4135 meters. Sit along its banks and enjoy glimpses of neighboring Chaukhamba peaks. It is a popular location among trekkers who climb here to witness the beauty of Chaturangi and Vasuki glaciers en-route.
Augustyamuni is a temple known for the sage Agastya who is believed to have meditated here. This shrine is located in the Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand and welcomes scores of devotees during Baisakhi. The temple has a spectacular architecture and structural opulence and remains a must visit.Get Tour Quotes
Gaurikund is the starting point of the trek to reach Kedarnath. Gaurikund sits at an elevation of 1,982mts and is dedicated to Goddess Parvati, wife of Lord Shiva. The temple is surrounded with serene environs and panoramic views of unmatched wonders of nature.
Other attractions in Kedarnath are:
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