Here are the top 21 tourist attractions to see in Rudra Prayag:

1. Augustmuni

Must visit 4.1 /5 View 7+ photos

7 km
from city center
1 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Augustmuni is small town nestled on the banks of River Mandakini perched at an elevation of 1000m. It is believed that this town is site where Saint Agastya meditated for many years.

2. Koteshwar Mahadev temple

Must visit 3.4 /5

3 km
from city center
2 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Koteshwar Mahadev temple is a cave temple situated on the banks of River Alaknanda. It is a common belief among the devotees that Lord Shiva meditated in the caves while on his way to Kedarnath where one can witness the naturally formed idols.

3. Ukhimath

Must visit 4.1 /5 View 10+ photos

37 km
from city center
3 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Ukhimath is a popular destination which is better known as home of Madhyamaheshwar and Kedarnath during the winter season. The place is situated just 12 km from Guptkashi with an enchanting view of Majestic Himalayas covered in snow. Ukhimath mainly houses the Rawal's, the head priest of Kedarnath.

4. Chopta

Must visit 3.4 /5

28 km
from city center
4 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Chopta is a small quaint village blessed with pristine beauty of nature. Perched at an elevation of 2900 m above the sea level, this place serves as the entryway to the renowned Tungnath temple as well as the other Panch Kedar temples.

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5. Sonprayag

Must visit 3.4 /5

39 km
from city center
5 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Sonprayag situated at an elevation of 1829 m is famous a site where Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati were married. Flanked by nature's bounty and glorious snow capped peaks, it is also a place where River Mandakini meets River Basuki.

6. Khirsu

Must visit 3.4 /5

17 km
from city center
6 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Perched at an elevation of around 1700 m, Khrisu is an untouched area of Rudraprayag and is known for its pollution free air. Bounded by Himalayas on all sides, tourists can also travel to Kandoliya, Pauri Garhwal and Ulkha Giri from there.

7. Kalimath

3.1 /5

32 km
from city center
7 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

A very famous temple of the area, Kalimath is regarded as one of the Siddha Peeths. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Kali and is flocked by the devotees especially during Navratri. Guptkashi and Ukhimath is also located in the proximity.

8. Jakholi

3.1 /5

12 km
from city center
8 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Situated in Rudraprayag District, Jakholi is a small quaint village lying in the vicinity to the River Ganga and Mandakini. The village offers wonderful views being surrounded by mountains and provides ample of opportunity for trekking.

9. Triyuginarayan Temple

3.1 /5

39 km
from city center
9 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Triyuginarayan is a small village which is believed to at the site of capital of Himvat where Lord Shiva and Goddess married during the Satyug. A four cornered Havan Kund is considered to be the one that was used for lighting the fire for the wedding.

10. Gaurikund

3.1 /5

41 km
from city center
10 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Garikund is a very sacred place located 34 km from Guptkashi. In fact, it is also a point from where the 14km trek begins for Kedarnath. As per the legends, it is believed that in Gaurikund, Lord Shiva agreed to marry Goddess Parvati and hence the place is named after here.

11. Guptakashi

3.1 /5

28 km
from city center
11 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

A holy town adorned with the many ancient temples and believed to be a part of epic Mahabharata, is a place called Guptkashi. Situated 47 km before Kedarnath, the holiest shrine of Lord Shiva, this town is bestowed with great religious significance.

12. Rudranath Temple

3.1 /5

51 km
from city center
12 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Lying nestled at the confluence of River Mandakini and River Alaknanda, Rudraprayag Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is believed that Lord Shiva blessed Narad at this place while emerging as Lord Rudra, who at the time was revering lord to master the art of music.

13. Kartik Swami

3.1 /5

16 km
from city center
13 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Located at an altitude of 3048 m, Kartik Swami houses a temple dedicated to the son of Lord Shiva, Kartikeya. The temple is surrounded by Himalayan peaks offering impressive views.

14. Kedarnath

3.1 /5

51 km
from city center
14 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

If you are an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva, this place is not to be missed. Kedarnath is believed to be one of the holiest shrines with the presiding deity as Lord Shiva.

15. Kartik Swami

3.5 /5 View 8+ photos

16 km
from city center
15 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

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.

16. Vasuki Tal

3.1 /5

72 km
from city center
16 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Vasuki Tal is a dazzling site with Himalayan mountain ranges surrounding it and offering a captivating view of Chaukhamba peak. Situated at an altitude of 4135 m above the sea level, Vasuki Tal is visited by many tourists.

17. Tunganath

3.1 /5

32 km
from city center
17 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

If spirituality is on your mind and on your itinerary as well, Tungnath is just your kind of place. It is an ancient holy town about more than 1000 years old and is popular among the pilgrims and devotees.

18. Chandrashila

3.1 /5

33 km
from city center
18 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Another 1.5 km trek from Tungnath and you will reach a place called Chandrashila, an epitome of beauty and bounty of nature. The trekking trail is not a proper path but enough marking to walk on.

19. Indrasani Mansa Devi Temple

3.1 /5

10 km
from city center
19 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Situated near the Kandali Patti Village in Rudraprayag District, Indrasani Mansa Devi Temple is beautiful ancient temple with admiring architecture. The temple is aid to have been established during the time of Adi Shankaracharya and flanked by other temples of Jakh Devta, Jalkedareshwar and Khetrapal.

20. Deoria Tal

3.1 /5

30 km
from city center
20 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

If you are fond of trekking and camping, Deoria Tal is a perfect place for overnight camping and jungle trekking. This small lake is located about 3 km away on the trekking path between two villages namely Sari and Mastura Village on the chief Ukhimath-Chopta Road.

21. Maa Hariyali Devi Temple

3.1 /5

6 km
from city center
21 out of 21
places to visit in Rudra Prayag

Nestled amid the Himalayan range, Maa Hariyali Devi Temple is perched at an elevation of around 1400 m. The presiding deity of the temple goes by many names including Vaishno Devi, Bala Devi and Sitla Mata.

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