Best Things To Do in Kedarnath, India

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Kedarnath.

Kedarnath may not be as popular as other cities in India, but don’t let that fool you. Kedarnath is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You can definitely plan a few hours of a side trip here while traveling to Lansdowne or Dehradun. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Kedarnath.

If you have plans to visit India and are not sure if Kedarnath should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Kedarnath and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Kedarnath

Here is the list of things to do in Kedarnath and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Punjab Sindh Awas

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    Punjab Sindh Awas


    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    Punjab And Sindh Awas is one of the few better accommodation options at Kedarnath. Clean rooms with basic amenities are offered. Along with this, the most spectacular location is what makes this place so popular. Within close proximity of the temple, the hotel offers great views of the valley and the mountains. Warm, good, traditional food is ve...Read more
  2. Jaipur House

    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    If you are in Kedarnath and looking for accommodation, Jaipur House could be one option. Offering cheap housing options with all the basic amenities, it is perfect as a last-minute choice. Its location is quite favorable as it is close to the famous Kedarnath Temple. The environment is without doubt serene and holy, so enjoy your visit to this i...Read more
  3. Pawan Hans


    Address: Phata Helipad, Kedarnath Rd, Khariya, Uttarakhand 246471

    The peaks of Kedarnath are accessible by many means. While the route by foot is quite common, as well as the most difficult one, Pawan Hans is the helicopter service that can take you directly to the top. Serving as transport as well as sightseeing, the views from the helicopter are breathtaking. Online bookings can be made from their official w...Read more
  4. Gmvn Tourist Bungalow

    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    The bigger hotels like Anoop Tourist Guest House, GMVN Tourist Bungalow, Hotel Saurabh, Kedar Palace, etc have good accommodation at a higher price.
  5. Panch Kedar

    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    The five temples of Madmaheshwar, Rudranath, Tungnath , Kedarnath and Kalpnath form the Panch Kedar or the five important Shiva temples in the Garhwal region and are a major pilgrimage area.
  6. Shankaracharya Samadhi

    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    Adi Shankaracharya took Samadhi at Kedarnath and his Samadhi stands a few meters away from the Kedarnath temple.
  7. Gandhi Sarovar

    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    Chorbari Lake is the place where the Mahatma’s ashes were immersed. This lake is surrounded by tall mountains and the clear waters of the lake mirror the beauty of the surroundings.
  8. Marwad House

    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    Kedarnath has a number of hotels to provide accommodation for tourists. Economy and mid range hotels like Marwad House, Jaipur House, Punjab Sindh Awas, Jalandhar House, Agarwal House, etc are located close to the temple premises and offer standard living facilities.
  9. Gauris Grand Restaurant

    Address: Kedarnath, Uttaranchal

    The restaurants in Kedarnath serve only vegetarian food. Restaurants like Pawan Hansh, Gauri’s Grand Restaurant, Hotel Urvashi, etc have a varied menu and serve good food.
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  • Kedarnath main temple opening timings

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    • the main temple of Kedarnath is closed between 3 pm to 5 pm and remains open rest of the time. 

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