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Nandprayag, Karnaprayag Overview

One of the Panchprayags, Nandaprayag is the place of confluence of River Alaknanda and Nandakini. It is a place of spirituality and devotion as well as beautiful landscapes. A special place of religious, natural and spiritual significance, Nandaprayag is one of the five meeting points of Alaknanda River with other rivers flowing into it

In the mighty Himalayas of Uttarakhand where hundreds of river and rivulets flow, Nandaprayag is a hub of spirituality and religion. The place situated at an altitude of 900 meters surrounded by the wonderful mountains and beautiful sceneries. The town also used to be the capital of the erstwhile Yadu Kingdom whose king built the famous Nanda Temple. For all its religious importance, Nandaprayag is much beyond it, a place of seamless natural beauty.

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Best Time To Visit Nandprayag

Leaving out the period of monsoons, one can travel to this holy town anytime of the year. Being situated in the Himalayas allows it to have cool temperatures throughout the year. Winters can be bone-chilling and will require you to have as many layers of woolen as possible.

Traveling Around Nandprayag

One can move about the town by car, bicycle and on foot.

Stay Near Nandprayag

Nandaprayag has a decent range of hotels which offer great services and amenities.

Sightseeing Around Nandprayag

Nanda Temple and the confluence point of Alaknanda and Nandakini River are the major landmarks of the religious and tourism scenes of the town.

Local Experiences At Nandprayag

One of the most pious places in the state, experience the moving spirituality and devotion that surrounds this beautiful town.

Food At Nandprayag

Try out some amazing Garhwali and Kumauni cuisines such as aloo ke gutke, gahat, chainsoo and kaapa.

Sample Itinerary For Nandprayag

Nandaprayag is best visited as a half day trip from Badrinath.

Tips For Visiting Nandprayag

The amount of hotels in the town are very limited so in case you plan on staying make sure to do advance booking. Also since it is a religious place drinking and smoking is strictly prohibited and should be kept to the hotel rooms.

How to reach Nandprayag

  • Air: The nearest airport is at Dehradun which is 214 km from Nandaprayag. One can easily hail a taxi or catch a bus for Nandaprayag from Dehradun.

  • Rail: The nearest rail head is at Rishikesh which is 195 km from Nandaprayag and is well connected by road. One can easily hail a taxi or catch a bus for Nandaprayag.

  • Road: Nandaprayag is situated on NH 58 and is very well connected by motorable roads do different parts of the state. State buses are available to and from Nandaprayag regularly.

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