3 Things to do at Guptkashi

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A religiously important town which is about 47 km before the holy temple of Lord Shiva, Kedarnath, Guptkashi is where Lord Shiva stays in the form of Vishwanath (Lord of the Universe). At an elevation of 1,319 m, Guptkashi is beautifully located on the east side of the Mandakini River valley facing the town of Ukhimath in the Rudraprayag District of Garhwal in Uttarakhand. It is an important Hindu pilgrimage in Uttarakhand and is also replete with beautiful flora and ancient temples like Vishwanath temple and Ardhnarishwar. This place justifies its name Guptkashi which means 'Hidden Benares' by linking itself with the epic of Mahabharatha.

VISHWANATH TEMPLE

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Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Vishwanath Temple is the main attraction of Guptkashi. The shrine is an important Hindu pilgrimage site and is centrally located with the original Shiva Linga from the Vishwanath Temple of Varanasi.

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MANIKARNIKA KUND

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This holy water pond is situated in the vicinity of Vishwanath temple at a place where two streams that represent rivers Ganga and Yamuna meet. The pond is considered quite sacred and is often visited by the pilgrims who visit the temple.

GAURIKUND

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It is another small town which is about 34 km from the Guptkashi. It is known to be the point from here the trekking to Kedarnath starts. The devotees who perform the pilgrimage to Kedarnath are said to take a dip at this pool of water

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Accommodation At StayApart, Guptkashi

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

Amardeep Homestay

IWelcome to Amardeep Homestay, a charming retreat nestled in the serene town of Guptkashi, located in the picturesque Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, India. Surrounded by awe-inspiring Himalayan peaks and blessed with natural beauty, Amardeep Homestay offers a cozy and welcoming atmosphere for travelers seeking a peaceful and authentic experience.

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

Hotel Mount Hills

IWelcome to Hotel Mount Hills Homestay in Guptkashi, a delightful accommodation nestled in the scenic town of Guptkashi, located in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, India. Situated amidst the picturesque Himalayan mountains, Hotel Mount Hills Homestay offers a comfortable and rejuvenating retreat for travelers seeking tranquility and natural beauty.

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

Kedarnath Eco Retreat

IWelcome to Kedarnath Eco Retreat, a unique and eco-friendly accommodation nestled in the picturesque town of Guptkashi, Uttarakhand, India.

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

Vijaya Palace

IWelcome to Hotel Vijaya Palace, a comfortable and inviting accommodation located in the scenic town of Guptkashi, Uttarakhand, India. Situated amidst the breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas, Hotel Vijaya Palace offers a warm and welcoming environment for travelers seeking a memorable stay.

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

Vijeta Luv Kush Guesthouse

IVijeta Luv Kush Guesthouse is a charming accommodation located in the serene town of Guptkashi, a popular destination for pilgrims and nature enthusiasts. Nestled amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Uttarakhand, India, this guesthouse offers a peaceful retreat for travelers seeking tranquility and comfort.

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

Chaukhamba Viewpoint

IChaukhamba Viewpoint Homestay in Guptkashi is a delightful retreat nestled amidst the serene and picturesque landscapes of Uttarakhand, India. Located near the Chaukhamba Viewpoint, this homestay offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Himalayas while enjoying the warm hospitality of a traditional Indian home.

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

Shiv Vilas Palace

IHotel Shiv Vilas Palace in Guptkashi is a magnificent accommodation that combines timeless elegance with modern comforts, offering a luxurious and enchanting stay in the heart of Uttarakhand, India.

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Guptkashi, Uttarakhand

New Shiv Palace

ISituated in the picturesque Semi Village, New Shiv Palace offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Surrounded by the majestic Himalayan mountains and lush green valleys, our location is truly a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers.

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