Share Jeep Journey Time from Govindghat to Rishikesh

High Altitude Tourist Places and Distance from Govindghat, Chamoli, Uttarakhand

This photo was taken at Govindghat, Chamoli, Uttarakhand.

(Distance/Altitude from Govindghat in Kms)

Ghangria 13/3650
Valley of Flowers – 17/3460
Hemkund Sahib – 19/4329
Rishikesh – 271

After completing Ghangaria to Govindghat journey, we decided to stay for a night at Gurudwara, Govindghat. At 2 pm (opening time of counter) we were provided dormitory for a night stay by the counter officials. And it is Free service. No charges.

Next is to search availability of share jeep for Rishikesh?

Upon the query with locals we were told to visit Badrinath highway but as per our findings there was no such sharing jeep available. We were guided towards the main market, Gurudwara Road.

Yes, there was a shop that runs sharing jeep service. We decided to pay in-advance to book front seats but we were told to visit early morning between 4:30 – 5:00 am and pay on the spot.

Next day early morning wake up and a visit to langar inside Gurudwara for tea and at 4:30 we arrive at the same location. The jeep (yellow number plate) was parked. At 4:45 am the driver of the jeep was there. Within minutes eight more passengers arrive and by 5 am we were on our journey towards Rishikesh. Before the start of the journey, I purchased one litre mineral water bottle for Rs. 25.

10 am the driver stop the jeep opposite Nagrasu Gurudwara. We had bread butter breakfast.

1:30 pm we were at Devprayag.

4:00 pm we reached Rishikesh.

Total journey time by share jeep from Govinghat to Rishikesh was 11 hours including break for tea, breakfast and snacks.

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