Vishnuprayag :

The first of the famous Panch Prayags, Vishnuprayag is a wonderful place where River Alaknanda meets River Dhauliganga. It is here that the mighty river Alaknanda also known as 'Vishnu Ganga' blends with the river Dhauliganga that flows from the Niti Valley. The place is also home to many ashrams and the Vishnuprayag Temple while also being a great place for river rafting. The place is riveting with ferocious rivers, greenery, mountains and wildlife making it a perfect place for some soul searching and relaxation.

One of the Panch Prayags located at an altitude of 1400 meters Vishnuprayag is a natural marvel of the highest order. The temple town is famous for being the meeting point of River Alaknanda and Dhauliganga one of the five tributaries of River Ganga. Lord Vishnu who according to one legend appeared on this very spot to bless RishimuniNarad, Vishnuprayag is heavenly in its appearance. The beautiful town is tucked between the mighty Himalayan Mountains and is a perfect place for the adventure seekers out there to have fun. The place is great for trekking and White Water River rafting which is a popular adventure sport in the state.

State: Uttarakhand
District: Chamoli
Famous for/as: Pilgrim
Languages: Hindi, Garhwali

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