Kunjapuri Waterfall Trekking
Region : District Tehri Garhwal - Uttarakhand
Duration : 1 Day
Level : Easy
Trekking distance : 8 Kms
Max Altitude : 1600 Meters
Pickup Point : Rishikesh
Drop Point : Rishikesh
Best Season : All Season
Kunjapuri Temple is dedicated to Hindu Goddess Sati who is considered to be one of the 13 most important ladies of the Shivalik hills. According to a legend, the goddess Sati's torso fell here at that time when her husband Hindu god Shankar was taking her body to Kailash Mountains. The temple was built in the same place where Lord Shankar fell on his torso when he took his body.
Kunjapuri Trek – A day trek in Rishikesh, can go around the year sunrise time is vary every season so need to confirm sunrise time else you can miss amazing sunrise view which is main attraction of this trek. we can see mountain view if weather is clear, mostly winter season view is clear.
Neerghattu waterfall en route of this trek, its natural waterfall flows around the year. water is less compare to monsoon season but its enough to enjoy. Visitor/Trekkers should carry towel & clothes to change here after taking bath.its steep downhill trek from Kunjapuri Temple approx distance 9-10 km, on the way we will see sources of this waterfall near Neer Village. after enjoying waterfall trek down 1.5 km to Roadhead from where by vehicle drive to Tapovan, Rishikesh. Trek takes 6-7 hours to complete but it depends upon your trekking speed & time spending in exploring nature