Dev Prayag

Deo Prayag is regarded as the most complete showcase of legends, heritage and tradition. If on one hand Lord Rama and his father King Dashratha did penence here. On the other, some of the oldest stone inscriptions in the region can be found here. However, the most celebrated event at Deo Prayag is the congregation of devotees, who come here to worship the image of Lord Rama at Raghunath temple. Located at a height of only 618 mts, Deo Prayag is an invocation to the gods who have generously endowed this spot with tremendous natural beauty. Other believes its name comes from a Brahmin priest who meditated here for long years, asking for the birth of Vishnu's incarnation, finally granted in the guise of Ram. For most Indians, this confluence is no less holy then the Sangam at Allahabad.
General Information
Nearest Airport : Jolly Grant 87 Km.
Nearest Rail : Rishikesh 71 Km.
Accommodation : TA Tourist Rest House, Pwd Inspection Bungalow, Dharamshalas and Private Hotels are available.

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