Badrinath is a Hindu holy town and a nagar panchayat in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. It is located at an elevation of 11204 feet (3415 mts), in the shadow of Nilkanth Peak and between Nar-Narayana Hills, Badrinath is a holy hindu pilgrimage situated on the banks of Alaknanda river.
April to November is considered best for Badrinath visit.
ways to reach:-
-By Air: Jolly Grant airport Dehradun is the nearest airport 312Km from Badrinath temple. You can hire cab or buses direct from Dehradun to Badrinath or go to Haridwar and Rishikesh and start your trip.
-By Rail: Rishikesh railway station is the nearest railhead 295Km from Badrinath temple. You can find cab or buses to Badrinath temple from Rishikesh.
-By Road: The trip to Badrinath usually begins from Haridwar passing through Rishikesh-Devprayag-Rudraprayag-Karnaprayag-Nandprayag-Joshimath-Vishnuprayag and finally reaching Badrinath on bus or cab. Badrinath is 318Km from Haridwar.