Nandprayag

Nandprayag

Located in

Chamoli, Garhwal

Recommended stay

1 days

Best time to visit

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Railway Station

Rishikesh, 194 kms

Nearest Airport

Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, 214 kms

Famous for

Pilgrimage, Char Dham Route

About Nandprayag

Nandprayag is a small town located at the sacred confluence of the Alaknanda and Nandakini River. The source of Alaknanda River is Satopanth near Badrinath Dham and Nandakini River emerges from the foot of the Nanda Devi Peak.

It is believed that a holy dip in the confluence of Nandprayag is capable of washing all the sins.

Activities in Nandprayag

Nature Walk: Nature Walks in the evening or morning are one of the best activities to explore the lush green surroundings of Nandaprayag. One can hike to nearby vantage point and enjoy the panoramic Himalayan view.

Village Tourism: Bangali is one of the few lesser-known hamlets situated near Nandaprayag. One can hike to the village and explore the beautiful village learn about their rustic way of life, customs and beliefs. 

Meditation: The calm and serene atmosphere that encapsulates Nandaprayag is an ideal place to meditate and get in touch with your inner self.  The fresh air is simply refreshing and clears away all the toxic elements within heart and mind.

Mythology about Nandprayag

According to myths and legends, Raja Nanda was promised the boon of Vishnu as a son. Unfortunately, the same boon was also granted to Devki, the imprisoned sister of the tyrant and cruel king, Kansa. Finally the gods found a solution to the problem which was that Vishnu would be born as Krishna to Devki but would be brought up by Raja Nanda’s wife, Yasodha.

Top 10 Best hill station and places to visit in Nandprayag by The Best Tour and Travel Agency in Rishikesh – Divine Travels

What is Nandprayag famous for?

Nandprayag is famous among tourist as Pilgrimage, Char Dham Route.

Nandprayag is popular destination for following activities/ interests – Char Dham Route, Others, Panch Prayag.