Gangadwar Temple is located at Gangadwar
in Nasik District
. Gangadwar, about 38 km from Nasik
, is the place where the Godavari River
makes its first appearance on the Brahmagiri hill.
The temple is dedicated to Goddess Ganga. The specialty of this temple is that near the feet of Goddess Ganga, there is a stone of the shape of cowís head through which Ganga water is flowing drop by drop. The temple premise also has a Gupha, where Guru Gorakhnath is believed to have undergone penance.
By road, Gangadwar Temple can be reached from Trimbakeshwar and Mumbai. The nearest railhead is Nasik Road Railway Station.