Things To do in Yamunotri

Overview

Kharsali, also known as Khushimath, is a picturesque village and the winter seat of Goddess Yamuna. It serves as the starting point for the trek to the revered Yamunotri temple, making it an important pilgrimage site for Hindus. The village is home to ancient temples, including the Kharsali Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, known for their intricate architecture and carvings. Kharsali also houses the oldest Shani Dev Temple in India and offers breathtaking views of the snow-capped Garhwali mountains. It is a popular camping spot with luxurious camps available for visitors to enjoy the serene surroundings.

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