6 Days |
This tour starts from the holy city Haridwar, and then it will take you the Guptakashi, Rudraprayag, Kedarnath and Badrinath. This Do Dham Yatra takes you a step closer to attaining Moksha and you will get a lot of information about Hindu Mythology, spirituality, and history. Devotees believe this pilgrimage trip can wash their all sins away and set on the path of salvation. Let’s come and explore the Kedanatha and Badrinath Dham.
19 km trek from Sonprayag to Kedarnath
Visit - The Kashi of North (Uttrakasi)
Visit Kedarnath Temple one of the 12th Joyotilinga of Lord shiva.
Adi Sankaracharya Samadhi in Joshimath.
Visit Badrinath Temple.
Enjoy the scenic views, breathtaking view of mountains, small villages one comes across on the way.
Enjoy hot spring waters in various locations.
Explore the visit holy city Rishikesh
Upon arrival from Haridwar railway station or Dehradun airport you will be transfer by road to Guptakashi. You will be driven along the river Mandakini at Tilwara and enjoy the breath-taking view.
Guptkashi means “ Hidden Kashi” and it is said that Pandawas brothers were searching to Lord Shiva, who was hidden in Guptkashi. Guptkashi is quite a large town and it is located 50kms before from the holy shrine Kedarnath and its famous for its ancient house and temples.
On arrival, you will check-in your hotel and later you will be visiting Ardh Narishwar Temple, Kashi Vishwanath Temple and you can have a holy steam bath in Manikarnika Kund.
Overnight in Guptkashi.
Post breakfast, you will have a medical check-up and after the passing the medical check-up you will be driven by road to Sonprayag. From here you will have 19kms trek which can be cover by pony, palanquin, horse ride or walking. Here you will go through the beautiful village Gauikund and Rambhra Village.
On arrival you will check-in your hotel in Kedarnath. Kedarnath Temple is one the 12th Jyotirlinga of lord shiva. This small valley is covered from the snow capped mountains. It is said that it was built by 05 Pandavas.
Later you will be visiting Kerdarnath Temple and evening enjoys the prayer ceremony at the temple. Here you will hear all around loud chants of 'Jai Bhole Nath' .
Overnight stay in Kedarnath.
Early morning you can take a bath and participate in the Prayer called Abhishek to Lord Kedarnath. You can also visit some nearby temples and explore the surrounding area.
Post breakfast check-out from your hotel and proceed for 19kms down trek to Sonprayag. After reaching Sonprayag, you will be driven back to Guptkashi.
On arrival, you will check-in your hotel and rest of the day free at hotel.
Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, you will drive by road to Badrinath via visiting Joshimath. Joshimath is known for its Mutts, which are established by Adi Shankaracharya in the 08th century. You can also visit Narshima and Gaurishankar Temple and witness the sacred tree Kalpvriksha, which is said to be more than 1200 years old.
Later continue drive to Badrinath. Badrinath is the last destination of Char Dham yatra and located over 3100 meters above the sea level. Badrinath temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, it is only open for 06 months as similar to Dham from April to September.
On arrival, you will check-in your hotel and later proceed to the visit of Badrinath Temple. Before entering the temple it is very important to take a bath in Tapt Kund, which is natural spring water. It is also believed that the holy bath has medicinal values and can cure of skin allergies
Overnight stay in Badrinath hotel.
Early morning you have a holy bath in Tapt Kund and proceed for the Darshan at the Badrinath Temple.
Post breakfast check-out from your hotel and drive to Rudraprayag r via Joshimath.
On arrival in Rudraprayag check in at the hotel for overnight stay.
Morning breakfast at hotel and later check-out from your drive by road to Haridwar and en-route you will be the sacred city Rishikesh. If time permits you will have taken to popular tourist sites, like Laxman Jhula, Ram Juhula, Bharta Mata Mandira, Shanti Niketan, and Triveni Ghat.
After the city tour, you will be transferred to Haridwar Railway station in time for your train to onward destination.