The Badrinath highway has been blocked after landslides in the area continued for straight 70 hours.
The administration has stalled the Badrinath Yatra keeping in view the safety of the pilgrims.
Yatris queued up as the yatra was halted.
Landslides were triggered by heavy rains in the area.
The heavy rains followed by landslides blocked the Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway at Chamoli district.
Almost 3,000 pilgrims have been stranded at Joshimath and Govindghat, an official said.