Ghansali

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Ghansali is a small town situated almost 65 kilometres from New Tehri and is an important market for adjacent areas. This small town is situated at bank of Bal Ganga and Bhilangana River and also a confluence point of these two river at the height of 976 Meters from sea level.

Importance[edit]

Ghansali is an important route for char Dham pilgrimages. It is a special route for Gangotri to Kedarnath yatra. It is also an important point for Gangotri to Yamunotri yatra. Ghansali is an Assembly Seat in District Tehri Garwhal area.

Ghansali is the Tehsil headquarters and block Bhilangana. Akhori is the largest village in this tehsil. This block is the largest in Uttarakhand state.

Climatic condition in Ghansali during summer is too much warm and in winter is too much cold.

Coordinates: 29°59′N 78°33′E / 29.983°N 78.550°E / 29.983; 78.550