Route of Rishikesh from Hemkund Sahib:
Rishikesh to Devprayag: 75km (50 miles): 2.5 hours by road
Devprayag to Srinagar: 40km (25 miles): 1.5 hours by road
Srinagar to Karnprayag: 65km (40 miles): 2 hours by road
Karnprayag to Chamoli Gopeshwar: 43km (27 miles): 1.5 hours by road
Chamoli Gopeshwar to Joshimath: 60km (38 miles): 2 hours by road
Joshimath to Govind Ghat: 21km (15 miles): 1 hour by road
From Govind Ghat it’s a 8 km trek to Gangadham and 6 km trek from Gangadham to Hemkund Sahib. For this trek route, there are options of going by pony or even helicopter ride.
Please note: The time mentioned for road travel may increase in case of land slides which is common phenomenon during rains in hilly areas.