Places To Visit In Janki Chatti

Bali Pass Trek

Bali Pass is a popular place located in the Yamunotri region of Janki Chatti of Uttarkashi district. Bali Pass is one of the famous trekking places of Uttarakhand state. Bali Pass Garhwal is situated at an altitude of about 5000 meters above sea level in the Himalayan region. Bali Pass offers a spectacular view of the snowy peaks like Kala Nag, Bandarpoonch and Swargarohini. Bali Pass Trek has to go through beautiful small villages, dense forests, natural streams, grasslands, rocks and rugged routes. It takes about 7-8 days to trek. Bali Pass was an old trekking route to reach Yamuna river valley from the Tons river valley. Area of Bali Pass in the year the 1940s, a teacher from Doon School, Jack Gibson made a popular place. From Janki Chatti to Sankri, through via road and Sankri to Bali Pass, the can be reached via trek. This is an ideal place for trekking lovers.


Kharsali is a small village located near Janki Chatti in Uttarkashi district. This village is situated at an altitude of about 2676 meters above sea level. Kharsali village is considered to be the residence place of Goddess Yamuna. During the winter season, due to snowfall the gates of Yamunotri are closed. At that time the idol of Goddess Yamuna is brought to this village. Goddess Yamuna is worshipped at this place for 6 months during the winter season. There is also the oldest temple of Shani Dev in this village. The idol of Goddess Yamuna is kept goes in this temple of Shani Dev. This temple is a three storey structure made of stones and wood. It is believed that this temple was built by the Pandavas. Devotees come to this village for the darshan of Goddess Yamuna during winter season.

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