Yamunotri, the source of the River Yamuna, is one of the four Char Dham pilgrimage destinations

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Yamunotri is in the Uttarkashi district which is at a height of 3293 metres above sea level

It is located near to the Indo-China border and is surrounded by mountains on all sides

The construction of a ropeway from Kharsali to Yamunotri temple has been approved by the government of Uttarakhand

Best Time to visit Yamunotri Dham are from April to June and September to November depending on opening & closing dates every year

The best route to reach Yamunotri from Delhi is via Dehradun and Barkot

The trek to Yamunotri offers breathtaking views of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks, including Bandarpoonch and Kalinda Parvat 

The holy Yamunotri shrine is the source of river Yamuna

Along the trekking route, there are natural hot springs known as "Kunds. 

Every year thousands of devotees visit Char Dham Yatra which includes darshan at Yamunotri Dham ,Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath Dhams respectively

The trek to Yamunotri temple from Jankichatti is 6 kms