Kartik Swami Temple information
1. Distance from Rudraprayag to Kanakchauri is 40kms, jeeps, and bus available till 2-3 pm in the afternoon, takes around 2.5 hours with lots of breaks. bus fare is 55.
2. Rudraprayag can be reached from Haridwar 160kms, jeep rs 300, 5.5hrs
4.Food is pretty basic, chargers 100-150 a meal per person.
5 Trekking to Kartik Swami temple is 3kms takes 2-3 hrs for an average person, fast trekkers can do in 1 hour,
6. Guide is not necessary and in fact not available in the village, just follow the trail.
7. It is easy to reach karnaprayag from kanakchauri via pokhiri
kanak chauri to pokhiri , jeep , 15 kms , rs 30, 30 mins
pokhiri to karnaprayag , jeep , 40kms , rs 50, 1 hour , route is very beautiful with good views of Nanda Devi peaks and Alaknanda .
8.Ideal place for a weekend gateway from Delhi and north India, peaceful gateway away from the hustle-bustle of usual tourist places