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Gurudwara Hemkund Sahib

Gobindghat, Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway, Chamoli, India
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An unforgettable trek

Hemkund Sahib was the last destination in our Valley of Flowers trek.We started from our base... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2016
Shruja
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Melbourne, Australia
Spirituality at the best

Really an awesome place to be. 7.5km of pure incline hike which just tests your patience. Once at... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2016
KashyapDhar
,
Mumbai, India
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Gobindghat, Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway, Chamoli, India
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Hemkund Sahib was the last destination in our Valley of Flowers trek.We started from our base - Ghangaria in the morning. We were told to finish our trek and descend by 12 PM as the weather gets unpredictable there after. Hemkund sahib is at an...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Really an awesome place to be. 7.5km of pure incline hike which just tests your patience. Once at top the pain is worth enduring. You get to experience brilliance of nature and try to understand how a GURU chose this place as his resting place....More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This place is open for tourists only 4 months in a year - June 1st week till October 1st week. June - Snow starts melting October - Freezing process takes place. For Valley of flowers - Best time to visit Mid July till Mid August...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Gurudwara Hemkund Sahib is holy place related to 10th guru Gobind Singhji. There is steep way to reach to Gurudwara. But when you reach there the scene is mesmerizing.

1  Thank Hardial_13
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

The route up to Hemkund is just awesome. The himalayan vistas that unfold are spellbounding. However once we reach the site, the external structure of the Gurudwara is disappointing. I feel that for a spiritual place it should have been in accordance with the natural...More

1  Thank sangeeta m
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Steep climb of 70 degree inclination most of the way and six kilometres is literally an uphill task in freezing cold. Definitely worth the climb, foggy, serene, divine and soulful experience. We also saw the 'bramha kamal'. Have kichadi and tea from the langar before...More

1  Thank anuradha2013
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

While you treck tp Hemkund Sahib you can take rest for one night at this Gurudwara which I think is located at highest point in India. When You start your treck from THe Holy Place of Hemkund Sahib is 6km from this place . If...More

2  Thank Tushar199
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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Must visit... very very peaceful.. out of the world. For safety they close entry at 2 pm. Have langar of steaming hot khichdi and mint tea.

1  Thank Rahul B
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

That awesome feeling of ascending 6km on a steep trail and then getting the sweetest halwa at the gurudwara as the Prasaad.

2  Thank Anurag_Vaishnav
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Reviewed 25 August 2015

The Highest Gurudwara of the Sikhs is located at a height of over 14000 feet. Reachable by an arduous walk or horse ride from GovindGhat, this Gurudwara is on the shores of the HemKund Lake. A Langar is continuously on serving tea and maggi to...More

1  Thank Sunilvk64
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