Yamunotri Pass is situated at a height of about 5172 m, in Uttarkashi District
. The pass is located 12 km from Yamunotri
, which is the source of river Yamuna
. The pass is an ideal base for trekking and the trek mainly leads through dense forests. There is a good view of Bandarpunch and
peaks from the pass. The Ruinsara Lake
is a nearby attraction.