We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gurudwara Hemkund Sahib

Closed Now: 4:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 4:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Review Highlights
Tough but an incredible trek

This trek is not for the faint hearted one's . it takes a lot of physical effort to reach here, its... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
CindyA2224
Experience of trekking, blessings and view of lake and brahmkamal all in one day

This gurudwara is located at an altitude of 4633 m so you need to climb about 1.5 km from Ghangaria... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
ddevarshi
,
Jaipur, India
Read all 17 reviews
19
All photos (19)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good29%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“stalls”(2 reviews)
“gurudwara”(12 reviews)
“tea”(4 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 4:30 AM - 3:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Gobindghat, Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway, Chamoli, India
Improve This Listing
Reviews (17)
Filter reviews
15 results
Traveler rating
11
4
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
11
4
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews stalls gurudwara tea distance brahma meters flowers valley india altitude height road trek
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2018

This trek is not for the faint hearted one's . it takes a lot of physical effort to reach here, its situated at the height of 4040 meters and its extremely beautiful . It takes hours to climb up but once your at pinnacle ,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank CindyA2224
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This gurudwara is located at an altitude of 4633 m so you need to climb about 1.5 km from Ghangaria which is 4039m. The distance by road is atleast 6.5 km or may be more. No one will ever tell you exact distance. Even if...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ddevarshi
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

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Shruja
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

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank KashyapDhar
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

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank raghav a
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.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Hardial_13
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

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank sangeeta m
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

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank anuradha2013
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

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Tushar199
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.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Rahul B
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gurudwara Hemkund Sahib staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines