GANGOTRI KEDARNATH BADRINATH PACKAGE - CHAR DHAM PACKAGE

GANGOTRI KEDARNATH BADRINATH YATRA PACKAGE

Gangotri Dham: Located on the banks of River Bhagirathi and some kilometers away from the source of River Ganges, Gaumukh, Gangotri is the second temple which get worshipped when one get Chardham Package. There is a naturally submerged rock under water which is Shivlinga present at Gangotri and can be perceived effortlessly in winters when the water heights get lower in the river. If agreeing to the Hindu Mythology, then you must believe this was the place where Lord Shiva was sitting when he established Ganga falling from heaven in his tangled locks of hair to save earth from its destructing force. Gangotri is the most worshipped and admired temple of Goddess Ganga which is believed to be present in the form of holyRiver Ganga as well. The existing temple was constructed by Amar Singh Thapa, the Gorkha General in the early 18th century. The birthplace of River Ganges, Gaumukh is just 18 km far from Gangotri and it can be reached by trekking if weather condition is favorable of. The place embraces great prominence and significance for Hindus and is a chief pilgrimage place. The temple unlocks during hot weather which in May and gets closed on the day of Diwali which is before severe winters.

Kedarnath Dham: One of the twelve prominence Jyotirlingas and the third destination of the Chardham Yatra in Uttarakhand, the glorious temple of Kedarnath is sited at the elevation of 3581 m and is committed to the Sadashiv form of Lord Shiva. If believes to legends the Kedarnath temple was made by Pandavas after the conflict of Mahabharat. The currently existing temple was constructed by Adi Shankaracharya in the 8th century AD. Kedarnath is one of the sacred and adored five temples devoted to Lord Shiva in Uttarakhand collectively known as Panch Kedar. The other four are: Rudranath, Tungnath, Mad Maheshwar and Kalpeshwar. There one can visit many Kunds in the Kedarnath Peeth. Among these numerous kunds Shiv Kund is measured as the most significant one and the Rudhir Kund is well-known for its water that is of red color. The source glacier of River Mandakini and Gandhi Sarovars are situated only a few kilometers from the Kedarnath Temple. This divine dham is placed at the uppermost height among all the Chardham Temples and thus is icy all over the year and also has low oxygen level.

Badrinath Dham: The admired temple of Badrinath, a part of the Chardham Yatra of Uttarakhand (Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath) as well as the major Chardham Yatra of India (Badrinath, Jagannath Puri, Rameshwaram and Dwarkapuri), is sited between the Nar and Narayan mountain peaks on the banks of Alaknanda river. It is the leading and the most esteemed among the Panch Badri. It is believed that Adi Guru Shankaracharya constructed the four pilgrimages in four directions of the country, today known and the major Chardham Yatra of India, in the 8th century to recover the lost reputation of Hinduism and unite the country in one connection. Badri bring up to a berry that used to grow in richness in the area where Badrinath is situated today and Nath states to lord Vishnu. Agreeing the Hindu legends Lord Vishnu did a long repentance in this area and Godess Lakshmi took the form of blue berries' tree to protect him in the severe climate. Every year the temple's door gets unlocked between the months or April and November. The opening date always gets revealed or announced at the day of Basant Pachami and the Kapaat means door get closed on Vijaydashmi by the Mandir.

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Chardham Yatra is one of most divine and holy tour in India. Char Dham Yatra to Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath for calm mind, body and spirit. These places provide the ultimate surroundings where the god and the devotee look to co-exist.

Religion efforts one to commence hard trip in life and one such pilgrimage is the Char Dham Yatra in the Garhwal Himalayas. The four supremely sanctified pilgrimages of India - Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath, together called the Char Dham. Chardham Yatra does not only attracts Hindus but its charm and natural beauty fascinates travelers from various nationalities and religions. Chardham, the four most divine and blessed sites comprises the most sacred of all pilgrimages. It is strongly understood that accomplishing this pilgrimage will not only rinse away your sins but also gives you moksha that is it will free you from the cycle of birth and death.

GANGOTRI KEDARNATH BADRINATH PACKAGE DETAILED DAY WISE ITINERARY - 8 NIGHTS / 9 DAYS

  • Day 1

    Delhi - Haridwar. (230Kms / 6-7Hrs drive).

    On first day start your drive from Delhi and arrive to Haridwar. Check in at hotel here and get ready for evening "Ganga Aarti" at Har Ki Pauri. Have dinner and comfortable overnight at Haridwar.

  • Day 2

    Haridwar - Uttarkashi. (230Kms / 8-9Hrs drive)

    On this second day after having breakfast, head towards Uttarkashi. There you can visit Chamba and Tehri Lake. Comfortable overnight stay at Uttarkashi.

  • Day 3

    Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Uttarkashi (200Kms / 7-8Hrs drive)

    On this day the plan is that after having breakfast, start drive towards Gangotri. Visit on the way sightseeing like Tapt Kund (Hot water spring) and Harsil Village. On arrival at Gangotri visit Gangotri temple and afterwards drive back to Uttarkashi. Overnight stopover at Uttarkashi.

  • Day 4

    Uttarkashi - Rudraprayag (190Kms /6 -7Hrs drive)

    After having breakfast this morning drive towards Rudraprayag. There are lots of excursions on the way which you can visit like Tehri Dam and Meeting of river Alaknanda and Mandakni. Comfortable overnight stay at Rudraprayg.

  • Day 5

    Rudraprayag - Gaurikund - Kedarnath Gaurikund Rudraprayag (76Kms drive and 20kms trek one way).

    The plan says this morning after breakfast drive for Gaurikund. Visit the places which comes on the way to Gaurikund like Guptkashi temple. There start your trek (By walk, horse, pony or dolly) to Kedarnath Temple from Gaurikund. Visit Kedarnath Temple for worship and then come back to Gaurikund. Drive for Rudraprayag. Overnight comfortable stay at Rudraparayag.

  • Day 6

    Rudraprayag - Badrinath (165Kms / 4-5 Hrs drive).

    Morning after breakfast, drive in the midst of beautiful lavish forest towards Badrinath. Visit on the way sightseeing Narsingh temple and Shankracharaya Math in Joshimath. Visit Auli at your own expense by cable car or trek. Afterwards visit Badrinath Temple. Comfortable overnight stay at Badrinath.

  • Day 7

    Badrinath - Rudraprayag (165Kms / 4-5 Hrs drive).

    This morning post breakfast move ahead to visit Vyas Gufa, Mana Village, Charanpaduka, Bhimkund and the "Mukh" of the Saraswati River. Visit to places which comes on the way like Karnprayag, Nandprayag, and Vishnuprayag. Overnight comfortable stay at Rudraprayag.

  • Day 8

    Rudraprayag - Haridwar (165 Km / 5-6 Hrs drive).

    This fresh morning after having breakfast drive towards Haridwar. Visit on the way sightseeing like Vasistha Gufa, Devoprayag Laxman Jhula, and Ram Jhula in Rishikesh. Overnight stay at Haridwar.

  • Day 9

    Haridwar - Delhi (230 Km / 6-7 Hrs drive).

    This is last day morning after having breakfast visit local sightseeing of Haridwar like Daksh Temple, Shri Yantra Temple, Maya Devi Temple. Afterwards drive towards Delhi. Drop at Delhi Airport or Railway station.