Sheshnetra is a sacred place, situated only a short distance from the Badrinath temple. Sheshnetra is on the opposite banks of the holy Alaknanda river. Here is a big stone marked as the snake's eye, which is known as named of Sheshnetra. According to mythology, Lord Vishnu took his retreat on a snake by named Anantha Shesha. It is believed that Sheshnetra protects the holy Badrinath temple. During the visit, the pilgrims come to darshan this holy place, this place attracts pilgrims. Sheshnetra is one of the main pilgrimage sites of Badrinath..
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.
Sheshnetra is located at a distance of about 500 meters from Badrinath bus stand.