Location of Hemkund Sahib in Devbhoomi

Location of Hemkund Sahib in Devbhoomi

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.