Nestled in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, the sacred town of Joshimath is amongst the most important destinations for Hindu pilgrimage tours. It is the winter seat of Lord Badri, whose idol is brought down from Badrinath temple to Vasudeva temple at Joshimath. Joshimath is where one of the four maths was established by Adi Shankaracharya in the 8th-century. You can also witness the sacred Kalpvriksha, which is said to be 1200 years old. It is home to a number of temples like Narsimha and Gaurishankar as well.
Joshimath is also the gateway to numerous trails and treks amongg the snow clad mountains. It is from here that one traverse to the Valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib. The city is also a base for Auli, the famous Ski destination and Malari and Niti Valley that are known for their landscape similar to Ladakh.
The nearest airport is in Dehradun (226 km) and Rishikesh is the nearest railhead (250 km). Regular road services are available from Delhi, Dehradun, Rishikesh and Haridwar to Joshimath.
Located in the heart of Joshimath, this is one of the most beautiful, clean and budget friendly stays in the region. It is walking distance from all major attractions in the town. There are 2 cozy rooms for guests with attached bathrooms. One is double sharing and the other can accommodate 4 people. Its a place where you could peacefully spend your vacation without any hustle-bustle. Read books, soak in the sun and take a stroll to nearby temple complex. The place will give you a homely feel with the warm hospitality of the family.
Location: 350 mts from Narsingh Temple
Number of Rooms – 2 ; Total Capacity – 6
Helpful and polite Ashutosh Shah will host you. He is a ski trainer and likes photography and trekking. Being a local, he can help you explore and enjoy the location in the best possible way. Ashutosh stays here with his simple and warm family. They will welcome you with open arms and will take care of you like a family member. This is one of the best places to experience the hospitality of authentic Uttarakhand people.
Food is the highlight of the stay. You can relish delicious home cooked meals prepared in the family kitchen with lots of love and care. Enjoy aloo paratha or bread omelet with tea or coffee. In addition to the regular north Indian meals that includes seasonal vegetables, dal, rice, roti, curd etc. you can also try local food like – koda roti, kandali sabji, pahadi raajma daal, jhangure ki kheer, gaderi sabji etc. on request. Both vegetarian and non- vegetarian options are available.
Internet • Parking • Running Hot Water • Bonfire • Open Seating Areas • Toiletries • Pet Friendly • Smoking Allowed • Pick and Drop Service (Paid) • Room Heating
Reading • Star Gazing • Village Walk • Skiing •Shopping • Hiking • Trekking • Adventurous Activities
Per Person: 800/-
Complimentary: Dinner & Breakfast
Upto 8 years: Complimentary (no extra bed)
Note: What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount.
Kalp Tree (1.7km) • Vridh Badri Temple (2km) • Narsingh Mandir temple (3.5km) • Auli Chair Lift (4km) • Narsingh Temple (5km) • Auli Lake (6km) • Chenab Lake (6km) • Chattarkund (7km) • Joshimath Ropeway (8km) • Shankaracharya Tapasthali (8km) • Vishnuprayag (13km) • Nanda Devi WildLife Sanctuary (15km) • Tapovan Hot Spring (17km)
Bhavishya Badri Temple( 26km) • Valley Of Flowers (30km) • Kalpeshwar Mahadev Temple (34km) • Hemkund Shrine (36km) • Badrinath (50km) • Rudraprayag (63km) • NandaPrayag (67km)
Treks : Merag Valley Trek • Gorson bugyal • Nanda Devi Peak • Quarry Pass • Kagbhusandi • Niti Valley • Valley of Flowers Trek • Kwani Bugyal
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