Nandprayag is a small town located at the sacred confluence of the Alaknanda River and Nandakini River. The source of Alaknanda River is Satopanth near Badrinath Dham and Nandakini River is emerging from the foot of the Nanda Devi Peak.Nandprayag is situated at an altitude of 870mts at a distance of 18kms from Karnaprayag. Nandaprayag was once the capital of Yadu Kingdom. Raja Nanda performed yagna on a stone which was later used as the foundation of the Nand temple situated in Nandprayag. It is believed that a holy dip in the confluence of Nandprayag is capable of washing all the sins.