Timings : Before Sunset
Entry Fee : No entry fee
Perched at an altitude of 3000 meters above sea level, Kartik Swami is a place of wondrous beauty and breathtaking landscapes. Kartik Swami is a temple dedicated to Lord Kartikeya who was the son of Lord Shiva. The temple is perched at the highest point of the mountain and is reached through a thrilling trek that takes you through some rugged terrain as well as enchanting greenery.
On your way, and from atop the hill, wonderful views of magnificent Himalayan peaks like Chaukhamba Peak, Dronagiri and Neelkanth can be seen. Kartik Swami is a fascinating and unique place to visit and experience.
Air: The nearest airport is at Dehradun. One can easily get a cab or bus for Rudraprayag. From Rudraprayag one needs to take a shared jeep till Kanakchauri from where one can trek to Kartik Swami.
Rail: The nearest rail head is at Rishikesh. One can easily get a cab or bus for Rudraprayag. From Rudraprayag one needs to take a shared jeep till Kanakchauri from where one can trek to Kartik Swami.
Road: Kartik Swami is connected by road uphill Kanakchauri village which can be reached from Rudraprayag on a shared jeep. From Kanakchauri one needs to undertake a small trek to Kartik Swami which is located uphill.
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