General Information About Char Dham
Chardham Yatra is the holiest of pilgrimages in Hindu religion. The four holy shrines of Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri are covered in the yatra. These divine oasis are situated within the Garwhal region of Uttarakhand state in North India.
The Char Dham Yatra Packages by Indian Holiday takes you on a spiritual journey of 12 days and 11 nights. Travel through picturesque natural beauty of the mountains. The spiritual journey starts from Haridwar. The pilgrimage continues to Yamunotri, Uttarkashi, Guptkashi, Gaurikund, Kedarnath, Rudraprayag, and Badrinath.
Day 01 Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh (240Kms)
Pick you from your convenient place. Departure for Haridwar. Holy dip in Ganga and break for lunch,proceed for Rishikesh. Evening sightseeing of Rishikesh. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 02 Rishikesh – Barkot/Syanchatti/Hanumanchatti / Ranachatti
Early morning leave Barkot/Syanchatti/Hanumanchatti. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Syanchatty : Is a scenic spot along the bank of river Yamuna that which makes a lovely sight enroute to Yamunotri.
Day 03 : Barkot/Syanchatti/Hanumanchatti -Yamunotri – Barkot/Syanchatti/Hanumanchatti
Early morning 14 Kms trek for Yamunotri (6540 mts above sea level). Darshan and pooja and back to Barkot/Syanachatti/Humanchatti.
Day 04 : Barkot/Syanchatti/Hanumanchatti – Uttarkashi
Early morning departure for Uttarkashi.Visit the famous temple of Kashi Vishwanath. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 05 Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Uttarkashi(200Km)
After breakfast leave for Gangotri darshan and pooja, enroute Gangnani hot water spring Gangotri ganga snan and Overnight stay in Uttrakashi.
Gangotri : Gangotri temple is 18th Centuri temple dedicated to Goddess ganga. It is located near a sacred stone where king Bhagirath worshipped Lords Shiva. Ganga “Deva Yagna ”hear to atone the death of their kinsmen in the epic battle of Mahabharat. The temple is an exquisite 20ft.high structure made of white granite.
Day 06 Uttarkashi/Gangotri – Rudraprayag/Guptkashi
Morning drive to Rudraprayag/Guptakashi. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 07 Rudraprayag/Guptkashi – Garikund – Kedarnath
Morning drive to Gaurikund and 14Km Trek to Kedarnath, Ram Bara is the place where one can take refreshment it is 7Kms away from Gaurikund. It is belief that when the Pandavas were on the way to Swarg in this place the LORD SHIVA Give them darshan & then Pandavas Constructed this Glorious Temple. This is one of the 12 Jyotirlings of the country, overnight stay at hotel.
Day 08 Kedarnath- Birahi / Tapovan/Rudraprayag
After darshan and pooja return back to Gaurikund. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 09 Ruderperyag/Tapovan – Badrinath
Early morning leave for Badrinath, darshan, Pooja. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Badrinath : Cradled in the twin Mountain ranges of Nar and Narayan is the holies of the four main shrines-Badrinath along the left bank of Alaknanda with the towering Neelkanth peak as the splendid backdrop. Once the spot was carpeted eith “Badri”or wild berries and hence was famous as Badrivan Legend has it when the ganga was requested to descend to earth to help suffering humanity, the earth was unable to with stand the force of its descent, There for the mighty ganga was split in to 12 holy channels, Alaknanda was one of then that later became the abode of Loard Vishnu or Badrinath.
Day 10 Badrinath – Joshimath/Srinagar
Early Morning departs for Joshimath/Srinagar. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 11 Joshimath/Srinagar – Rishikesh/Haridwar
After sightseeing in Rishikesh/Haridwar, Pooja,& Aarti.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 12 : Rishikesh/Haridwar – Delhi
Early Morning departs for Delhi, Tour Conclude
** Tour ends with sweet memories take home **