Devprayag Travel Guide (Char Dham)
Devprayag (Deoprayag or Dev Prayag) is a small town in the Pauri Garhwal District of Uttarakhand near Rishikesh. Devprayag is situated at a height of 2,700 feet, famous as the place where the River Ganga first takes its form - resulting from the confluence ("sangam") of the Bhagirathi and the Alaknanda Rivers.
The town has been named Devprayag after a sage named Dev Sharma, lived and meditated here and is beleived to have got a glimpse of the Almighty. Also reputed to have a "10,000 years old" temple of Lord Ram called Raghunathji Temple which is pyramidal in shape. Lord Rama and King Dashrath are also believed to have did penance here. Baitalshila is a bath at Devprayag that can cure leprosy.
Devprayag during Char Dham Yatra
Places to See in Devprayag
Devprayag in Char Dham Road Route Plan
Haridwar - Rishikesh - Chamba - Tehri - Dharasu - Barkot - Sayana Chatti - Hanuman Chatti - Jankichatti - Yamunotri - Uttarkashi - Harsil - Gangotri (Gaumukh) - Srinagar - Rudraprayag - Augustmuni - Phata - Sitapur - Guptkashi - Gaurikund - Kedarnath - Ukhimath - Chopta - Gopeshwar - Chamoli - Pipalkoti - Joshimath (Auli) - Govindghat - Hanuman Chatti - Badrinath - Nandprayag - Karnprayag - Devprayag
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Devprayag Hotels and Resorts
There are few options for accommodation in Devprayag during Char Dham Yatra. Following is the list of hotels, resorts, guest houses in Devprayag.
List of Devprayag Hotels
Devprayag Location and How to reach
Location : Devprayag lies at an altitude of 472 m, on Rishikesh-Badrinath route, about 75 Km from Rishikesh.
Air : The nearest airport is the Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun, at 93 Km. One can get taxis and buses from Dehradun to reach Devprayag.
Rail : Rishikesh, at 76 Km, is the nearest railhead. Taxis and buses are available from Rishikesh to move to Devprayag.
Road : Devprayag is connected very well to the major towns of Uttaranchal. Major distances from Devprayag are: Shivpuri 55 Kms, RudraPrayag 69 Kms, Rishikesh 70 Kms, Joshimath 182 Kms, Haridwar 94 Kms, Badrinath 226 Kms and Delhi 298 Kms.
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