Char Dham i.e. Puri, Rameswaram, Dwaraka, and Badrinath are known are one of the most sacred pilgrimage sites in India. It is believed that visiting these sites helps achieve moksha or liberation. Of the four Dhams the prominent spots in the North like Uttarkashi, Badrinath, and Kedarnarth are a must-visit for practitioners of the Hindu religion and is believed that every Hindu should visit them during one’s lifetime.
|CITY||HOTEL NAME||TYPES OF ROOM||NIGHTS||MEAL|
|Kedarnath||Hotel Panjab Shindh|
Avas (04 Sharing Basis)
|Badrinath||Jagadhari Deluxe Guest House||Deluxe||03||AP|
Arrival Delhi-Drive to Haridwar
Arrive at Delhi airport with a warm welcome from NFTT WORLD (Nagfani Tours and Travels Pvt. Ltd.), and proceed for Haridwar (Brahma Kund, the spot where the Amrit Fell, is located at Har ki Pauri (literally, “Footsteps of the Lord”) and is considered to be the most sacred ghat of Haridwar. Temple Darshan & Ganga Aarti Ceremony of the Holy River Ganges. Aarti is the beautiful ceremony in which the river is worshipped with deeyas, watch the beautiful Aarti during the night.
Return back and enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel in Haridwar.
(Private Vehicle Not Allowed in Haridwar City.) 5 hr 4 min (220.8 km) Approximately
Barkot- Yamunotri- Barkot
Get up early in the morning and after breakfast drive to Janki Chatti 2 hr 2 min (45.0 km) Approximately, start trek to Yamunotri (6 kms) from Janaki Chatti. You have an option to either walk or hire Pony or by Doli (Self-paid). After taking bath in Surya Kund (hot spring) visit Yamunotri Temple “Darshan” and Pooja of Pious “Yamunaji” at Divya Shila. Return to Barkot & night stay at Barkot.
Yamunotri Temple – Situated at 3290 meters above ocean level, the Yamunotri Dham is the first hallowed destination of the Chardham Yatra. This Dham is committed to Goddess Yamuna, who regarded be as a daughter of the Sun God, Surya Dev. According to the mythological stories and convictions, the Yamunotri Dham was an isolation of a sage Asti Muni. For the duration of his life, the Asti Muni every day showered in both Ganges and Yamuna. Be that as it may, in his old age he didn’t have the enough energy to reach Gangotri, yet his great deeds paid off and a flood of Ganges showed up inverse to Yamunotri for him. This fanciful story adds to the otherworldly worth of the Dham.
Divya Shila: A rock pillar, worshipped before entering the Yamunotri Temple.
After breakfast, proceed for Utrakashi (80 km distance)
Uttarkashi is a small and beautiful town, situated between two rivers:
Varuna and Ashi, whose water flow into the Bhagirathi from either side of the town. Elevated at a height of 1588 metres, this little town is very similar to Kashi and Varanasi, in that it has the same kind of temples and ghats and likewise, a north or ‘uttar’ facing river. The major temple is the Vishwanath Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiv. Have lunch on the way and, in the evening, have dinner at Uttarkashi. Spend the night in Uttarkashi.
2 hr 56 min (82.3 km) Approximately
Uttarkashi- Gangotri- Uttarkashi
After breakfast, proceed to Gangotri en route to enjoy picturesque Harsil Valley, Bhagirathi River, and the most magnificent view of the Himalayas.
Reach the temple for darshan and perform pooja. Thereafter, drive back to the hotel. Spend the night.
Gangotri – As per Hindu mythology, Goddess Ganga – the daughter of Lord Brahma, showed herself as a waterway to acquit the transgressions of King Bhagirathi’s forerunners, taking after his extreme retribution of a few centuries. Along the right back of Bhagirathi stands the sanctum of Gangotri devoted to the Goddess. Roosted at a stature of 3042 meters (10,000 ft.), it was developed in the 18th century by a Gorkha Commander, Amar Singh Thapa.
100 Kms / 03 Hrs (One Side) Approximately
After amazing overnight stay in Uttarkashi, have a testy breakfast and proceed to Sitapur. After reaching, check-in to your hotel. Relax after the hectic day. Spend the night in Sitapur.
(8 to 9 hours journey today) Approximately
Sitapur – Kedarnath – Darshan
Get up early morning at 6:30 AM and head to the helipad. After performing pooja and darshan, enjoy magnificent view of the Himalayas. Spend the night at Kedarnath.
NOTE: Visit Kedarnath Ji by trek (20 kms/08-09 Hrs per side) Approximately Early morning you will drive till Sonprayag (vehicles allow till this point) from here you need to take local jeep/ Max to reach Gaurikund (3 km, on direct payment basis (Self-paid) Approx. INR 100 per person approximately. Gaurikund – The trek starts from this point to Kedarnath, you can also hire pony or doli. Which is long and beautiful man- made trail. After reaching, performing pooja and Darshan. Later check in at hotel. Night stay at Kedarnath. Kedarnath Temple: The 1000 years-old temple with a carved exterior is located in a courtyard protected by Nandi bull. This spot has great significance in the legendary Mahabharata epic. Inside the main sanctum is one of the 12 naturally-formed ‘Jyotirlingas’ of India. The temple has carved shapes of the Pandavas, and Lord Shiva.
kedarnath – Darshan – Sitapur – Karnaprayag
After amazing overnight stay in kedarnath, have your delicious breakfast, transfer To Sitapur by helicopter and you hire pony or doli. 20 kms /08-09 Hrs approximately trek from Kedarnath to Gaurikund. Take local jeep/ Max from here to reach Sonprayag (3 km, on direct payment basis, approx INR 100 per person approximately) Sonprayag to Sitapur walking distance are 10 to 15 minutes. After then we will proceed to karnaprayag & overnight stay at Sitapur.
3 hr 55 min (99.3 km) Approximately
Karnaprayag – Badrinath
After early morning breakfast, check-out from hotel and proceed for Badrinath. After reach, have tasty dinner & spend the night with at Badrinath.
4 hr 43 min (122.1 km) Approximately
Badrinath – Darshan – Mana village – Karnaprayag
After early morning breakfast, proceed for Badrinath Darshan (Badrinath was re-established as a major pilgrimage site by Adi Shankara in the 8th
century. In earlier days, pilgrims used to walk hundreds of miles to visit Badrinath temple.) Then, proceed for Mana village (Mana village lies on the banks of Saraswati river, and is around 5 km from the famous Hindu pilgrimage centre Badrinath. This beautiful hamlet is 24 km from the Indo-China border, making it the last village of India) then we will proceed for Karnaprayag. And halt at Karnaprayag.
4 hr 41 min (122.1 km) Approximately
Karnaprayag – Haridwar
After an amazing overnight stay at the hotel, have your tasty breakfast, then proceed for Haridwar. On arrival at Haridwar, check-in at the hotel and spend the night in Haridwar.
Haridwar – Delhi Drop
After amazing overnight stay at Haridwar, have a morning delicious breakfast. Transfer to the Delhi Airport/Railway Station to board the Flight/Train back home.
5 hr 19 min (244.7 km) Approximately
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