Deoprayag is a well-known pilgrimage center 71 km from
. It is situated at the confluence of two rivers, the Alaknanda and Bhagirathi. The River
is believed to originate here. According to myths, Deoprayag is the site where
and his father King Dasaratha
did ritual penance. The famous Raghunathji and Shiva temples are situated here. Raghunathji temple houses a tall idol of Lord Ram
made of black granite. The place also has a small temple known as Bharat Mandir of Rishikesh.