Gangotri National Park – An Offbeat Destination In Uttarakhand

April 21, 2018 11:10 am Published by

The name Gangotri invokes a sense of spirituality in most of us. Since the place is one among the Chota Chardham, instinctively, we classify it under pilgrimage tourism. But there is a lot more to Gangotri than just the religious and spiritual connection. It is, after all, a part of the Himalayan range and thus holds the majestic beauty and diversity of the Himalayas and all it has to offer. The giant Gangotri group of peaks at an altitude of 6000 – 8000m – Chaukhamba, Kedarnath, Thalay Sagar, Shivling, Meru, Bhagirathi, though distant, are yet mesmerizing and beckons all. It doesn’t matter if you are just a wanderer or a serious trekker, the national park of Gangotri has scenic beauty... View Article

Top 10 Garhwali Dishes Worth Trying

October 10, 2017 12:05 pm Published by

Uttarakhand, where nature bestowed its beauty in the form of luscious mountains and lush green valleys, where Gods and Goddesses have taken abode, where the pious rivers Ganga and Yamuna chose to originate, is a must visit place for a calming, rejuvenating and a unique spiritual experience. Garhwal has a rich cultural heritage, from its soft and lingering soulful folk music to beautiful handicrafts created from all natural products. Garhwali food is also very special in a number of ways. Food of Garhwal is colorful, flavorsome, easy to prepare and not very spicy. There are so many local mountain grains that the hills in Garhwal host and produce and they are used in preparing special Garhwali cuisine. Rice and Roti... View Article