Chardham Yatra : Ex – Haridwar

Duration : 9 Nights/10 Days

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Stay Plan

Haridwar - Barkot - Yamnotri - Uttarkashi - Gangotri Guptkashi - Kedarnath - Badrinath - Rudraprayag

Points of interest

Gangotri Gangotri
(Uttarkashi)
Yamunotri Yamunotri
(Uttarkashi)
Maneri Maneri
(Uttarkashi)
Vishwanath Temple Vishwanath Temple
(Uttarkashi)
Harsil Harsil
(Uttarkashi)

Overview : Chardham Yatra : Ex – Haridwar

Gangotri, situated in the district of Uttarkashi, is one of the four destinations of the Hindu pilgrimage circuit in Uttarakhand. It lies on the banks of the River Bhagirathi at a height of 3100 m above sea level. The topography of Gangotri is characteristic of rugged terrains, snow-capped mountains and the River Bhagirathi, which combine to form a truly breathtaking view. The town is an ideal holiday spot for people who want enjoy a brief and quiet time in the arms of mountains along with offering prayers to the Almighty. Gangotri has great significance in Hindu mythology as it is believed to be the place where Lord Shiva was seated when he received the Ganga in his locks. The town is frequented by several devotees, who are willing to pay homage to Goddess Ganga, one of the holiest and revered deities of Hindus. The place is home to a natural Shivling as well that is visible only during winters. People often come here to visit the Gaumukh glacier, which is the source of the Bhagirathi River. This site is extremely popular among adventure lovers as it offers a great trekking experience amidst scenic surroundings.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Haridwar – Barkot/Kharsali (205 Km / 7 to 8 hrs) 
This morning arrive Haridwar and 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 at Barkot. 
 
Day 02: Barkot/ Kharsali– Yamunotri – Barkot/Kharsali (48 Km / 2 hrs or Start trek)
After breakfast, depart for Hanumanchatti (40 Km), Janki Chatti (8 km). Here you will begin the First Pahad Yatra of Yamunotri (6 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 a head of the shrine, at an altitude of 4,321 mts. On arrival by afternoon in Yamunotri take 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 hotel in Barkot. 
 
Day 03: Barkot/ Kharsali – Uttarkashi (85 Km/ 3 hrs Journey)
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.  
 
Day 04: Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Uttarkashi (100 Km / 3 to 4 hrs)
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. 
 
Day 05: Uttarkashi – Guptkashi (190 Km / 7 to 8 hrs)
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. 
 
Day 06: Guptkashi – Sonprayag – Kedarnath (30 Km + 20 Km trek)
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.  
 
Day 07: Kedarnath – Sonprayag – Guptkashi/Rudraprayag (20 Km trek + 30 Km / 52 Kms drive)
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 hote (Guptkashi/Rudraprag). Dinner and Overnight at Guptkashi/ Rudraprayag. 
 
Day 08:Rudraprayag / Guptkashi – Joshimath – Badrinath (190 Km 0r 240 Kms / 8to 9 hrs)
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. 
 
Day 09: Badrinath – Joshimath – Birahi/Rudraprayag/ Srinagar (165 Km / 5 to 6 hrs)
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 / Srinagar town. Dinner and Overnight stay at hotel. 
 
Day 10: Birahi/Rudraprayag/Srinagar – Rishikesh – Haridwar (160 Km / 5 to 6 hrs)
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 and drop in Haridwar Railway Station. 
 

Inclusions

  • Stay in Rudraprayag for 1 night(s), Badrinath for 1 night(s), Guptkashi for 1 night(s), Barkot for 1 night(s) and Uttarkashi for 1 night(s)
  • Stay in 2 and 3 star hotels
  • Transportation in this Package with .
  • Accommodation on twin / triple sharing basis
  • Daily Breakfast Veg. only at hotels.
  • Welcome drinks on arrivals.
  • News Papers in the vehicle.

Exclusion

  • Air Fare / Train Fare.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips, liquor, boating & joy rides.
  • All kind of personal expenses such as tips, laundry, telephone bills and beverages, Camera Fees.
  • Cable Car Tickets, Any meals unless and otherwise specifically mentioned.
  • Any claim due to road blocks, curfew, accident etc.
  • Any other items which not specified in “Cost Inclusions “.

Terms & Conditions

    • GST extra as applicable
    • Package rates are subject to change without prior notice
    • Meal plan: EP - Accommodation only, CP - Accommodation with breakfast, MAP - Accommodation with breakfast, lunch or dinner, AP - Accommodation with breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • The package can not be combined with any other offer
    • Refund on cancellation strictly depends upon the concerned hotel's cancellation policy
    • The above package is not valid during national holidays, festivals & long weekends
    • Travel Suvidha reserves the right to change/modify or terminate the offer any time at its own discretion and without any prior notice
    • In case of unavailability in mentioned hotels, alternate accommodation will be arranged in a similar category hotel.

Payment Policy

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    Important : The booking stands liable to be cancelled if 100% payment is not received less than 20 days before date of departure.

Cancellation Policy

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