Auli Ropeway

Open Time : Open 24 hours

Entry : paid

Address : Ropeway To Auli, Trail To Ropeway, Joshimath, Uttarakhand, India

Why to visit Auli Ropeway

The Auli Ropeway, also known as the "Gandola" locally, is a popular things to di in Auli offering magnificent and majestic views of the enormous Himalayan peaks  which connects Joshimath and Auli. I

The ropeway spans a distance of around 4 kilometres at a height of 3010 metres above sea level. You should be aware that there are no seats in this cable car, so you must take in the panorama while standing. It operates two cable cars across ten towers and has a large capacity.

You can also experience the Auli Chair Lift after you are in Auli. It is not on a set schedule, unlike the Auli Ropeway, and is close to GMVN Auli. Instead, it continues to run continuously during its operational hours. 

The chair lift also has remote braking and storm warning systems installed.The views you will see while you are on a chair lift will seem unreal. It leads you to Auli's ski slopes, which are close to Auli Lake. Skiers use it as a result to access the higher slopes and enjoy Auli skiing.

Cost of Auli Ropeway

  • Auli Ropeway may be enjoyed for merely INR 1000. (round trip).
  • The round-trip fee of the Auli Chair Lift is INR 300.

FAQ on Auli Ropeway

How to reach Auli Ropeway?

By Air – The nearest airport to Joshimath is Jolly Grant. Joshimath is around 266 kilometres away and takes approximately 7.5 hours to arrive. To complete the journey, taxis and buses are available from the airport. By Train: Rishikesh train station is around 250 kilometres from Joshimath. You can take a bus or taxi from outside the railway station to Joshimath, which would take approximately 7 hours. By Road - Because Joshimath is a renowned tourist destination, it is well connected by road to other parts of Uttarakhand. You may take a scenic drive from surrounding states like Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, or even Delhi.

What are the places to stay near Joshimath ?

Hotels near Joshimath: (0.16 km) The Sleeping Beauty hotel (0.09 km) Hotel Saidham (0.30 km) Panchvati Inn

What are the places to eat near Joshimath?

Restaurants near Joshimath : (0.20 km) Saket Restaurant (0.58 km) Auli-D Food Plaza (0.97 km) The Bourbon Club N Lounge - Joshimath

When is the best time to visit Auli?

Auli is best visited in the winter. Auli receives the most snow from December to February, and the views from the ropeway are breathtaking.

What are the places to visit near Joshimath?

Places to visit near Joshimath: Gorson Bugyal. 4.7 kms / 19 mins. ... Chattrakund. 4 kms. ... Joshimath. 10 kms / 24 mins. .

Special Tip

You can indulge in skiing and snowboarding during the month of December to March.


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