It was constructed by Maharaja Pratap Shah of Tehri Garhwal. The temple is located at an altitude of 3,291 metres above the sea level in Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand. The temple is easily from Hanuman Chatti(13kms) and Janki Chatti(6kms). Located in the western region of Garhwal, the temple is dedicated to goddess Yamuna and the temple consists of a black marble idol of the goddess.
BEST TIME TO VISIT YAMUNOTRI
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