Rudraprayag is situated 34 Kms from Srinagar at an elevation of 610 mts above the sea level. Rudraprayag is blessed with nature's bounty and is named after the Rudra roop of Lord Shiva where he appeared to bless Muni Narad. Rudraprayag lies at the confluence of two rivers Alkananda and Mandakini and is one of the Panch Prayags or five confluences of Alaknanda River. Popular temples of Rudraprayag are Kedarnath , Madhyamaheshwar , Tungnath and Kalimath. The road to two sacred Dham of Uttarakhand, Kedarnath and Badrinath diverts from Rudraprayag, therefore acts as a popular town.