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Gangotri National Park

Gangotri National Park in Uttarakhand

One of the famous high-altitude Wildlife Sanctuaries India, the Gangotri National Park is idyllically situated in the natural surroundings of Uttarkashi. 

The park is a home to species like Blue sheep, Black bear, Tiger, Brown bear, Himalayan Thar, Musk deer, And Snow leopard etc. The park also provide suitable habitat to bird species like Himalayan Monal, Bulbul, Doves, Himalayan Barbet, Parakeet, Partridges, Pheasants Pigeons etc. The heavenly beauty, tall and dense forests, mesmerizing beauty of green mountains, lovely springs are major attraction for a tourist to visit this park timer and again. Complete area of the park has to do with 2390.02 Km2. It was established as National Park in the year of 1989. The charming beauty of the area is highlighted by the snow clad hills, eye catching spring and also tall-dense-green woodlands which fill you with tranquility as well as peace. The woodland of the park is mainly temperate and the plant life includes chirpine, deodar, fir, spruce, oak and also rhododendrons. National Park is an area which is strictly reserved for the betterment of the wildlife & biodiversity, and also where tasks like developing, forestry, poaching, hunting as well as grazing on growing are not permitted. Their borders are well significant and circumscribed.

Gangotri National Park is anbeautiful place, located in the Uttarkashi area of the state of Uttarakhand. It was established as National Park in the year of 1989. Complete location of the park is about 2390.02 Km2.

The Park is named after Gangotri, which is popular as one of the 4 explorer sites (Char Dhams). This Park is a vital link between Kedarnath National Park as well as Govind National Park.

Flora In Gangotri National Park

Supplying a comfy and also cozy environ to the species is the plants which adds a natural mood to it. The variation ranges from conifers, deodars, fir to oak, spruce and rhododendrons.

Fauna In Gangotri National Park

Among a vital part of the National Park are the bird types particularly pheasants, Himalayan barbet, monals, partridges, doves and also elegant creatures like the black bear, snow leopard, brownish bear, musk deer, blue sheep, tahr, serow and also much more such creatures. It is likewise the homeland of 15 other types of birds as well as 150 animals.

Best Time To Visit Gangotri National Park

April to October is the best time to visit Gangotri National Park.

Distances from Nearby and Significant Cities

Haridwar-- 189 km

Dehradun-- 206 kilometres

Ambala-- 303 kilometres

Chandigarh-- 315 km

Delhi-- 402 km

Rohtak-- 434 kilometres

Jammu-- 687 km

Bhopal-- 1159 kilometres

Kolkata-- 1699 kilometres

Mumbai-- 1912 km

Hyderabad-- 1913 kilometres

Bangalore-- 2503 km

Chennai-- 2543 kilometres