Ghangaria is a beautiful place for tourists looking for peace and natural beauty. situated in the state of Uttarakhand, Ghangaria is a little village located at an elevation of 3049 meters in the northern Himalayan region. Ghangaria is situated at a distance of 13 km from Govindghat, from Govindghat can be reached from here through the trek. It is situated at the confluence spot of the two Rivers, Pushpawati & Bhyundar Ganga, which joins together form Lakshman Ganga that meets the River Alaknanda at Govindghat. Ghangaria is located on the route to the sacred Hemkund Sahib, a very popular pilgrimage spot for Sikhs. Ghangaria journey is full of references to the sacred destinations & beautiful places in and about the region. It is the last human habitation centre for tourists travelling to the Hemkund Sahib and the valley of flowers.
Ghangaria is located at the Sangam of the two rivers Bhyundar Ganga & Pushpawati, From where Lakshman Ganga is emerges and Later, in Govindghat, it meets in the Alaknanda river. It is the final human dwelling in the Bhyundar valley. This spot is normally used by tourists as a base camp to tour Hemkund & Valley of flowers. It is open from May until September, the rest of the month, this valley falls under the snow.
The best time to visit Ghangaria is between May to September. Travelling here in these months is the best and enjoyable. In the winter season, the journey of here is closed. During the winter season, the weather of here is cold. Due to heavy snowfall in the winter season, the temperature of here goes down very much. Due to heavy rains in the rainy season, it is a bit difficult to travel of here because of heavy rains threatening landslides. The temperature of here between from -5°C to 10°C in the winter season and the temperature in the summer season is between 15°C to 25°C.
Shopping in Ghangaria is a different joy, After some good sightseeing and other activities, go to the market for shopping here, search many kinds of important gifts from shops for yourself in Ghangaria markets. Buy souvenirs and extra gifts for yourself and your friends and families; There are various types of shops for shopping in Ghangaria; Ghangaria is one of the most famous activities in shopping.