Tapovan Gangotri is 6 km from the glacier. The amazing views of this place win over the tourists. The Himalayan peaks are seen far and wide from Tapovan. Tapovan is also called Nandanvan. Camping is done here for mountaineering. Near Gomukh trekking is Tapovan where millions of foreign tourists flock for trekking every year. Nandanvan offers a spectacular view of the peaks such as Shivalinga, Bhagirathi, Kedar Dome, Thalaya Sagar and Sudarshan. Tourists here trekking and capping at Satopant, Kharkund, Kalindi Kal, Meru and Kedardom. Apart from trekking, tourists also climb mountains and rock climbing. The lush green pine and deodar trees attract tourists.