Guptakashi, Gupta Kashi or Guptkashi is a fairly large village located at an elevation of 1,319 metres (4,327 ft) in the Kedar-khanda ('khanda' means "sector"), in Garhwal Himalayas of Rudraprayag district in Uttrakhand, India. It is famous for the ancient Vishwanath Temple - dedicated to god Shiva - similar to the one in Varanasi (Kashi). The other famous temple here is dedicated to Ardhanareshvara (a half man half woman form of Shiva and Parvati).
Guptakashi is located in the Northern Himalayan belt within the Mandakini river valley, which has lush green forests. A number of streams and rivulets drain into the main Mandakini River. It has salubrious climate with its elevation being around 1,319 metres (4,327 ft). The snow sparkling view of the Chaukhamba peak is a lovely sight to behold in the morning hours from here. The valley has large magnolia trees (locally called Champa) that provide a sweet scented atmosphere to the place. The travelers looking forward to book the hotels in Guptakashi would find enough of budget hotels in Guptakashi where a stay can simply be worth value to the money. The hotels in Guptakashi includes proper arrangements of room heaters, colored TV, staff on call, 24 hours room service, guide assistance and many other facilities alike are provided to the travelers while on a stay at Guptakashi.