Harsil is another beautiful valley and a village in Uttarakhand. It is perched at a height of 7,860 foot above the ocean level. Harsil is beckoned by the white peaks of Himalayas and lies on the way to the Hindu pilgrimage site of Gangotri, the place from where river Ganga originates. It is a mesmerizing destination for those who visit this alluring place.
Harsil is nestled in the laps of nature amid the Himalayan peaks. Its location keeps it cool amid year by keeping the searing heat of summers away. The temperatures do not soar up and remain constant between 5°-10° during summers. The winter season brings down the temperature below 0 degrees. The rain showers aren't frequent in monsoon season.
Harsil is not only a pilgrimage site but also a popular trekking destination. The adventure enthusiasts can enjoy trekking amid the peaks of Himalayas and can reach the pristine spot from where Ganga originates.