The name Uttarkashi stands for Kashi of the north. This town and disrict is one of the most famous places of Uttarakhand. This city is located on the banks of famous river Bhagirathi at an altitude of 1352 m above sea level. The city is full of famous ashrams and temples, which attract large numbers of travelers from all over the country. Travel guide on Uttarkashi can provide more information about the whole region.
It is located on the Ganges which lies next to a hill called Varun Parvat on convergence of two rivers Varuna and Asi, very similar to Varanasi, hence the name Kashi of the north. Here one of the famous ghat is known as Manikarnika Ghat having numbers of ancient temples. Travel guide on Uttarkashi provide full-fledge information about the city which includes weather, how to reach Uttarkashi, famous places to visit, nearby tourist destinations and many others.