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Janki Chatti

Uttarkashi District, Yamunotri 249193, India
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Base camp of Yamonotri temple

this is the last village and base camp for trekking of long uphill to Yamunotri. Piligrims can do... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
kasanadivenkatesha
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Bengaluru, India
base of yamunotri temple

A small town at the foothills of yamunotri temple, acts as a base for yamunotri. Pilgrims used to... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2017
Lalbahadur
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Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

this is the last village and base camp for trekking of long uphill to Yamunotri. Piligrims can do trekking on their own or they can opt for ponies or dholis. Basic facilities are available at this base village.

1  Thank kasanadivenkatesha
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

A small town at the foothills of yamunotri temple, acts as a base for yamunotri. Pilgrims used to stay there during their yatra. There are many aashrams, hotels and lodges are there to serve pilgrims. From here , trek of yamunotri starts, which is of...More

5  Thank Lalbahadur
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Janki Chatti is a snug little hamlet ensconced between towering rocks which seem to touch the sky. It is believed that Sita or Janaki rested here a while, hence the name. We had gone there in the beginning of October with the intention to visit...More

2  Thank myskybird
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is the last village on the Barkot Yamunotri road & also the Base station for commencing the 6 Kms long uphill trek to Yamunotri temple. Those interested in staying overnight, can opt for GMVN Guest House or local private lodges offering basic facilities. Alternately,...More

2  Thank DurgeshRajadhyaksha
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This is a very small town which is the starting point for climbing stairs like treking path for Yamunotri Temple,which is 5 km from here.You can go by foot,if not a senior citizen and your health permit because the path is in between two high...More

Thank vishnukul09
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

If you wish to head to Yamunotri, early morning, the Place to stay is Janaki Chatti. There are Many small hotels that you can choose to stay over, & they cost you as little as $5 a Night. There is nothing much to see in...More

Thank Shashank A
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Its my first visit to Yamunotri. I didn't spend much time here. But this place is really beautiful. Natural view of this place is really breathtaking. There are lot of shops also. From Janki Chatti to Yamunotri trek is around 5km. The second picture which...More

Thank Hitesh16may
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Very good view of surrounding Peaks and Flowing Yamunotri river. It is good to stay at janakichatti so that you take rest after 6 KM treck to yamunotri

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Base Camp for the trek to Yamunotri. The trek is a bit difficult, so engage pony here itself, if you want to do so. Booking the pony enroute isn't going to save any mony, rather you may end up paying more. If you have an...More

1  Thank Arun_Golas
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Jankibai Chatti or the Janki Chatti. is the last village in this route to the temple , dedicated to Yamunotri, is the base camp for trekking to the temple, 6km from here.The winter abode of goddess Yamunotri is at 1km in a village Kharshali from...More

3  Thank kcdebnath
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shashi750
19 September 2017|
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Response from kcdebnath | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! It is not clear what is your age, though you are a senior citizen. But one thing I can say that it depends on your courage, body fitness, no episode of high pressure or heart ailments. If every thing is OK, you can trek... More
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ranipanchal
7 July 2017|
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Response from samsamal | Reviewed this property |
Flight time by helicopter from Phata to Kedarnath takes around 7/8 minutes to be precise
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