About Uttarkashi District - Page 1
Uttarkashi District town lies high in the Himalaya range, and the district contains the source of both the Ganges and Yamuna rivers, which attract thousands of Hindu pilgrims. The town lies on the main route to Gangotri, has many Hindu temples, and is also considered an important Hindu pilgrimage centre. The district is bounded on the north by Himachal Pradesh state, on the northeast by Tibet, on the east by Chamoli District, on the southeast by Rudraprayag District, on the south by Tehri Garhwal District, and on the west by Dehradun District.
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How to reach
|Jolly grant airport Dehradun is the nearest airport 183Km from Uttarkashi.|
|Rishikesh railway station is the nearest railhead 170Km from Uttarkashi. Dehradun railway station is 204Km via Mussoorie and 208Km via Rishikesh, and Haridwar railway station is 192Km from Uttarkashi via Rishikesh. Tourists need to apply roadways from Rishikesh, Dehradun or Haridwar to reach Uttarkashi.|
|Uttarkashi district has well developed road network connecting other major cities in Uttarakhand including Dehradun, Rishikesh, Haridwar, Tehri, Rudraprayag, Chamoli.|