Bhim Pul is about 4 km from Badrinath, which is built on the Saraswati river. It is believed that Bhim, second brother of Pandav brothers, made this natural pul for his wife Draupadi. According to mythology, when the five brother Pandav and his wife Draupadi started traveling to heaven from a place called Swargarohini, During the journey, in the middle of the Saraswati river which was flowing at a high speed, Draupadi was unable to cross the river, then Bhim lifted a huge rock and placed between two rocks above the river, which is today known as Bhim Pul is known from..
The nearest airport to Badrinath is Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, which is about 312 km away from Badrinath.
The nearest railway station of Badrinath is Rishikesh, which is about 293 km away from Badrinath.
Bhim Pul is located at a distance of about 4 km from Badrinath bus stand.