12 Days |
|Chardham Yatra 2019||Opening Date||Closing Date (tentative)|
|Kedarnath||09 May 2019||29 Oct 2019|
|Badrinath||10 May 2019||09 Nov 2019|
|Gangotri||07 May 2019||28 Oct 2019|
|Yamunotri||07 May 2019||29 Oct 2019|
India is a diverse country where people belonging to different faiths co-exist. People of different religions visit different pilgrimage sites to worship their deities. One such famous Hindu pilgrimage is Char Dham Yatra. Char Dham refers to the four abodes of God in the North Indian state of Uttarakhand, namely Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri. It is often believed as per the Hindu mythology that the one who undertakes Char Dham Yatra attains moksha (liberation) and gets liberated from the cycle of life and death. It is said that by taking up the holy pilgrimage, all sins are washed away. It is often believed that the yatra is supposed to be for oldsters due to its spiritual significance but it’s not entirely true. People of all ages can go on Char Dham Yatra as it also includes a lot of adventures, which are quite exciting and thrilling. Hence, Char Dham Tour Package can be opted for by people of any age. This tour package of 12 days let you experience spirituality as well as have an enjoyable and thrilling experience of trekking to the temples. To be precise, this package provides you with a one-of-its-kind experience.
With our 12-day Chardham Tour Package, we will help you to find the following experiences:
When you arrive in Delhi, you will be met by our representatives. Once you get acquainted with our representatives, we will help you travel to Haridwar from Delhi. Haridwar is an ancient city in the Northern part of India and is one of the most important Hindu pilgrimages. Haridwar has an ancient story, in which a Suryavanshi prince, Bhagirath, performed the rituals for penance his ancestors. It is believed that the prince’s penance was answered, and River Ganga started flowing as the answer.
After we reach the city, we will help you to travel to some of the famous areas in the city, many temples and help you to witness the Indian way of worshipping the Gods. We will help you get to your pre-booked hotel in the city upon arrival. You are free to relax here.
In the evening we will help you visit the Mansa Devi temple, a temple dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Mansa Devi. After this, we will also help you witness the Indian form of worshiping the Gods with by helping you see Aarti at Har Ki Peri.
Overnight stay in Haridwar.
On your second day, we will help you check out of your hotel in Haridwar and help you travel to Barkot via Dehradun, Mussoorie, and en-route visit Kempty Falls. We will help you see how the cities, Dehradun and Mussoorie look like from within. While traveling, you can marvel at the beautiful mountain scenes. We will also help you see the Kempty Falls as well, which is only 45 kilometers from Dehradun.
After this, we will continue on our journey towards Barkot. Barkot is a small town in Uttrakhand and is a famous spot for all of those who wish to find spirituality. Once we get to the city, we will help you find your way to your pre-booked hotel. Overnight stay at your hotel.
Today, we will help you travel to Yamunotri from Barkot. We will take the route going to Janki Chatti via Hanuman Chatti and Fool Chatti. Our destination for the day is Yamunotri, which is the beginning point of the Holy River, the Yamuna in India. When we reach Janki Chatti, we will help you to trek from the area to Yamunotri. The trek would be for about 6 kilometers. We will help you make your way to the Holi Dip in Garam Kund.
Here we will help you explore the temple, help you visit the temple. Once we help you complete the temple’s darshan, we will help you to witness the holy worshiping rituals of the temple, pooja. After successfully completing Darshan and witnessing pooja here, we will help you to find your way back. We will trek to Janki Chatti again. From there, we will help you take the car to return to your hotel in Barkot.Overnight stay in Barkot.
On your 4th day with us, we will help you travel to Uttarkashi, which is a 4-hour drive from Barkot. In the morning we will help you check out of your hotel. On our way to Uttarkashi, we will help you make a stop at Prakateshwar Cave. This cave falls between Barkot and Uttarkashi. This natural cave is formed of limestone. The cave’s popularity comes from the limestone formations, which resemble Shiva’s Linga.
We will then continue to travel towards Uttarkashi. Located on the banks of river Bhagirathi, this city is also one the important holy cities in Northern India. With many temples in the vicinity of the city, many people visit the city for religious pilgrimages.
After reaching the city, we will help you to get to your pre-booked hotel. After you relax, we will help you visit the Vishwnath Temple in the evening. The Vishwnath Temple is one of the most famous temples which is dedicated to Lord Shiva in the country. A part of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the temple is also known for the massive iron trident on top of it.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
On your 5th day with us, we will help you to make your way across to Gangotri. We will help you travel from Uttarkashi and take you directly to the originating point of the Holy River, Ganga. Ganga is also called Bhagirathi at its origin. You can dip in the holy waters here. It is believed that dipping in the holy water of Ganges will help you wash away your sins and will cleanse your soul. After this, we will help you get to the temple, where you will witness the rituals for everyday pooja.
After that, you can rest here and enjoy the beautiful scenic beauty of the area. In the afternoon, we will help you drive back to Uttarkashi.
Overnight stay in Uttarkashi.
Today morning we will help you drive from Uttarkashi to Guptkashi. We will help you visit the Tehri Dam enroute to Guptkashi. Located in the Northern Himalayan belt within the Mandakini river valley, Guptkashi is filled with lush green trees and is known for its scenic beauty. The snow-capped Chaukhamba peak is also a sight to behold.
Once we reach the city, we will help you find your way to your pre-booked hotel. After you relax, we will help you visit Kashi Vishwnath Temple and Ardh Narishwar Temple. Both of these temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva. We will help you explore the temples and will help you witness the evening prayer service. A visit to these temples will help you to get closer to the Hindu religion and understand how it works.Overnight stay at the hotel.
Today, we will help you drive to Gaurikund, which is a religious pilgrimage site. Gaurikund is the starting point of the trek to Kedarnath temple. Once we reach the site, we will begin our trek to Kedarnath temple through Rambara. The 14 km long trek would directly lead you to the Kedarnath. Once we reach Kedarnath, we will help you check into your pre-booked hotels. After relaxing, we will help you visit various temples in the city in the evening.
Kedarnath, one of the holiest places for Hindu pilgrimage in the country, stands in the middle of a wide plateau surrounded by snow covered peaks. In the evening, we will help you visit the Shri Kedarnathji temple. Here we will help you find your way around the temple, help you have a successful Darshan, and then we will help you witness the majestic aarti in the evening.
After this, we will help you go back to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Early in the morning, we will help you travel to the temples to witness the morning Pooja rituals and for darshan. Today we will begin our day with a 14km trek back to the Gaurikund. Once we get to Gaurikund, we will be met by our driver, who will take us to Pipalkoti.
Pipalkoti is a scenic town, which is known for its beautiful views. This city is located on NH58 and is 1,260mts above sea level. This city usually serves as a relaxing point for various tourist and pilgrims.Once we reach the city, we will help you find your way to your pre-booked hotel.
Today, we will help you leave for Badrinath, a holy town in Chamoli. En route, we will help you visit Narsingh Temple in Joshimath, a famous temple which is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. After visiting the Narsingh Temple, we will continue towards Badrinath. Once we arrive in the city, we will help you to explore and spend time visiting Mana village, which is the last village before the Tibetan border in India and is inhabited by Indo-Mongolian tribe.
We will also help you explore and visit, Byas Gufa, which is located near the Mana Village, and is known to be the place where Ved Vyas composed the Mahabharata, Bheem Pul, which is a natural rock bridge and is believed to be put there by Bhim, one of the five Pandavas, and the holy River, Saraswati River.We will then help you to check into your pre-booked hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Today, we will help you travel from Badrinath to Rudraprayag. We will help you to travel to the temple in the morning, where you can see the morning pooja rituals and have a successful darshan before you depart for Rudraprayag. We will help you travel to Rudraprayag, via Joshimath, Chamoli, Karanprayag. When we arrive at Rudraprayag, we will help you to check into your hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Today morning we will help you to travel to Rudraprayag via Srinagar Garhwal. On our way, we will help you to explore and visit confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda River, which is called Devprayag. After the confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda River, the rive is called Ganga. After this, we will help you to travel to Rishikesh. Once we reach the city, we will help you check into your hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
On your last day with us, we will help you to travel from Rishikesh to Delhi. Once we get to Delhi, we will help you to make your way to the airport, from where you can catch a homebound flight.