High Altitude Meadow

A melt-water river running across Tapovan meadow above the Gangotri glacier. This meltwater will eventually flow down into the Ganges. Tapovan meadow 4000 metres above sea level is surpsingly lush. The large grassy meadow on the way up to Shivling Peak boasts a variety of flowers, insects and large groups of Ibex.

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30.8962°N, 79.0803°E
A melt-water river running across Tapovan meadow above the Gangotri glacier. This meltwater will eventually flow down into the Ganges. Tapovan meadow 4000 metres above sea level is surpsingly lush. The large grassy meadow on the way up to Shivling Peak boasts a variety of flowers, insects and large groups of Ibex.
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