Attractions: Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Pauri- Haridwar, Kempt Falls- Mussoorie,
Tapt Kund (Hot Spring), Yamunotri Temple, Vishwanath Temple, Gangotri
Temple, Gaurikund, KedarnathTemple, Bhairav Baba Temple, Badrinath
Temple, Mana Village (Last Indian Village), Vyas Gufa, Ganesh Gufa, Mata
Murti temple, Koteshwar Temple, Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula along with
Panch Prayags of Garhwal Himalayas: Vishnuprayag (Alaknanda River and
Dhauliganga River), Nandprayag (Alaknanda River and Nandakini River),
Karnprayag (Alaknanda River, and Pindar River), Rudraprayag (Alaknanda
River and Mandakini River) & Devprayag (Alaknanda River and Bhagirathi River).
Duration: 11 Nights / 12 Days
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Arrive New Delhi and we'll drive to Haridwar. On arrival at Haridwar, check in
to your hotel. In the evening, proceed to Har Ki Pauri to enjoy Ganga Aarti on
the banks of Ganges. Dinner and Overnight stay at Haridwar.
This morning depart for Barkot, located on the foot of Yamunotri. Drive via
Mussoorie and visit Kempt Falls on the way. On arrival at Barkot, check-in to
your hotel/camp. Rest of the day is free to relax and store your energy for
the Pahad (hiII) Yatra of Yamunotri the next day. Dinner and Overnight stay
After breakfast, depart for Hanumanchatti (40 Km), Janki Chatti (5 km). Here
you will begin the First Pahad Yatra of Yamunotri (5 Km trek). You can hire a
Doli or a horse, for your trek (Cost Not Included). The trek passes through lush green valley, a profusion of conifers, rhododendrons, cacti and several
species of Himalayan shrubs.
Yamunotri (altitude 3,291 m), the western most shrine of the Char Dhams, is
dominated by Banderpunch (6,361 m). Yamunotri is the source of the river
Yamuna, the twin sister of Varna, the Lord of Death. Yamuna is also the
daughter of Surya the Sun. The actual source of the river originates from
Champasar Glacier 1 km ahead of the shrine, at an altitude of 4,321 mts. On
arrival by afternoon in Yamunotri take the holy dip in Yamuna River and perform
Pooja, and take the same route back to Barkot, check in at Hotel / Camp.
Dinner and Overnight stay at a hotel in Barkot.
After breakfast check out from the Barkot hotel and drive to Uttarkashi. On
arrival check in into the hotel. Uttarkashi is situated on the banks of river
Bhagirathi and is famous for its historical monuments, Temples & Ashrams.
In the evening, Visit the famous Vishwanath Temple. Dinner and Overnight
stay at Uttarkashi.
Early morning breakfast at hotel and drive to Gangotri. Nestled in the
magnificent Garhwal Himalayas, Gangotri is set at an altitude of 3048 mts.
Upon arrival at Gangotri take a holy dip in the sacred river Ganges which is
also called Bhagirathi at its origin Visit the Gangotri Temple. The 18th
century's temple dedicated to Goddess Ganga is located near a sacred stone
where King Bhagirathi worshipped Lord Shiva. Ganga is believed to have
touched earth at this spot. The temple is an exquisite 20 ft. high structure
made of white granite. After performing Pooja Late afternoon drive back to
Uttarkashi. Dinner & Overnight stay at Uttarkashi.
After early morning breakfast check out from the hotel and drive for
Guptkashi. On arrival check in at hotel. Rest of the day free to explore the
Guptkashi town. Dinner and Overnight stay in Guptkashi hotel/Camps.
Early morning after breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to
Sonprayag. From where, you will start your 20 km trek to Kedarnath. You can
hire a Doli or a horse, for your trek (Cost Not Included). Mandakini, one of
the main tributaries of the Ganges originates at Kedarnath and flows through
Gaurikund. Trudging with you are pilgrims chanting "Jai Bholenath."
Sometimes the mist would envelop the mountains and slowly lift away,
revealing a shiny blinding-white peak that threatens to rupture the skies. On
arrival check in at Govt. Camps/Lodges. Dinner and Overnight at Govt.
Camps/Lodges (only basic accommodation is available on sharing basis with
only room basis, you can take meal directly).
Early morning you get up before dawn and after taking bath you are at the
temple by 4:45 am for the 'Abhishek’ to Kedarnath Shiva. Everyone can go
inside Garbha Griha and touch the idol. You can also prostrate with your
head touching the deity etc. After darshan and puja you come out of the
temple and return to the Govt. Camps / Lodges. Later you'll start the return
trek of 20 km from Kedarnath to Sonprayag. The vehicles wait for you in
Sonprayag Car Parking and you’ll drive to your hotel/Camps. Dinner and
Overnight at Guptkashi.
This morning, you check out of the hotel at 08:00 am and drive to Badrinath
via Joshimath. After driving through some wonderful Ghat road you arrive at
Badrinath. On arrival check into the hotel. After some rest and refreshments
you are all set to go to Badrinath Temple for darshan in the evening. But first
you have to go to Tapt Kund (Hot Spring), take bath and then go to the
temple. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, the temple of Shri Badrinath Ji is 15
meters in height, built in the form of a cone with a small cupola of a gilt bull
and spire. Later back to hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay at hotel.
This morning, go for Badrinath darshan. After darshan return back to hotel,
breakfast at hotel and proceed for Badrinath local sightseeing visit Mana
Village, Vyas Gufa, Ganesh Gufa, and Mata Murti temple. Afternoon driver
back to Rudraprayag via Karanprayag. Rudraprayag is a small pilgrim town
on the holy confluence of river Alaknanda and Mandakini. On arrival check in
at hotel. Rest of the day free to explore the Rudraprayag town. Dinner and
Overnight stay at hotel.
Early morning, after breakfast, you drive downhill to Rishikesh a spiritual city
and the Yoga capital of the world. On reaching Rishikesh you'll do the
Rishikesh sightseeing visit Ram Jhula and Laxman Jhula. Evening drive to
Haridwar. On arrival check in at hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay at hotel.
Morning breakfast at hotel, and you are on your last lap of this Chardham
Yatra journey. Drive back to Delhi. On reaching Delhi transfer to Railway