Vashisht Gufa is situated at Gular in Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand.
(History narrated by Swami Chaitanyanand)
Lord Rama’s Guru – Vashisht muni meditated within the cave is now named as Vashisht Gufa (cave). The cave is mentioned within Kedarkhand and is a Siddha Sthan. Shri Swami Purushottamananda ji visited Vashisht Gufa in the year 1928 and 1961 had samadhi (leaving the body). Now-a-days Shri Swami Purushottamananda Ashram exist close to the cave. Devotees including saints visit cave to meditate. Holy river Ganga flows near by.
Rishikesh to Vashisht Gufa Distance by Road and Driving Directions
Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh to Vashisht Gufa, Gular: 18.5 km approx.
Laxman Jhula > Shivpuri Bridge (12 km)
Shivpuri Bridge > Vashisht Gufa (6.5 km)
( follow National Highway 58 )