A small village and a cantonment area, Harsil is located in the Uttarkashi district of the beautiful Uttarakhand. It is one of the most important pilgrimage places in the district and is located on the banks of the Bhagirathi River. Harsil is just 71 Kms from Uttarkashi and 22 Kms from Gangotri and is spread over an area of 1553 sq Kms.
Harsil is an ideal place with high historical importance and offers options for adventurous activities like trekking for the adventure buffs. The picturesque view of Bhagirathi River serves as an idyllic location of this town.
The picturesque beauty and mesmerizing charm of the place draws a lot of tourists round the year.