Char Dham (sacred Hindu shrines of Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri) are situated in the snow-covered reaches of the lofty Garhwal Himalayas, Uttaranchal. This part of the Himalayas is referred as the land of the gods in the ancient Hindu mythology. The Char Dham Yatra (pilgrimage) is popular among the Hindus that thousands of pilgrims visit these four holy shrines every year.
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Here are a few things that you can expect in our Char Dham Yatra Tourism Package
1st Day: Departure from Howrah
Journey starts from Howrah, Board the train and depart to Haridwar.
2nd Day: Train Journey
3rd Day: Haridwar Arrival (N.S)
On arrival at Haridwar check-in hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. In the evening, we will take you Har-Ki-Pouri for Aarti darshan, after Aarti Darshan back to hotel for overnight stay.
4rth Day : Haridwar to Saynachati / Barkot (N.S)
Morning, after breakfast check-out from the hotel and then drive to Barkot via Mussoorie. On arrival check-in Hotel. Overnight at hotel.
5th Day : Saynachati / Barkot to Yamunotri and back Saynachati (N.S)
Early morning (4:00 AM) drive to Jankichatti (42 KMS), start 5 Kms trek from Janki Chatti to Yamunotri either by walk, doli or by horse at own cost. On arrival at Yamunotri, take bath in hot Jamunabai Kund then go for Temple darshan, after having Temple darshan you can also cook rice by packing it in a cloth and dipping it in the hot water of the hot kund. Pilgrims take this cooked rice back to home as “Prasad”. After this back down to Jankichatti and then proceed to Barkot. Overnight at hotel.
6th Day : Saynachati / Barkot to Uttarkashi (N.S)
Morning (9:00 AM) after breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Uttarkashi. In route visit Prakaseswar Mahadev. On arrival check-in the hotel, In evening we will visit the famous temple of Kashi –Viswnath at Uttarkashi and then back to hotel for overnight stay.
7th Day : Uttarkashi to Gangotri and back Uttarkashi (N.S)
Early morning (5:00 AM) drive to Gangotri. At Gangotri take a holy dip in the river Ganga, It’s also called Bhagirathi at its origin. Then go for Temple darshan, after temple darshan drive back to Uttarkashi for overnight stay.
8th Day : uttarkashi to Guptkashi / Sitapur(N.S)
Morning (7:00 AM) after breakfast check out from the hotel and then drive to Guptkashi via Tehri Dam. On arrival at Guptkashi check-in the hotel, in evening we will visit the famous temple of Kashi –Vishwnath at Guptkashi. After temple darshan back to hotel for overnight stay.
9th Day : Guptkashi / Sitapur to Kedarnath (N.S)
Early morning ( 5:00 AM) check-out from the hotel and drive to Gourikund. From here, we will start 18 Kms trek to Kedarnath. Either by walk, doli or by horse at own cost. On arrival at Kedarnath, check-in into the hotel. In the evening visit Shankaracharya Samadhi behind the temple and take a part in evening Aarti. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
10th Day : Kedarnath to Gaurikund and Start for Guptkashi (N.S)
Kedarnath – Gaurikund, Guptkashi (18 Kms Down Trek & 35 Kms 3 hrs by Road)Early morning (4:00 AM) go for temple darshan, after darshan back to Hotel. After breakfast trek down to Gaurikund. Later drive to Guptkashi. On arrival check-in the Hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
11th Day : Guptkashi to Badrinath (N.S)
Morning ( 7:00 AM) after breakfast drive to Badrinath via Chopta. On arrival check-in the hotel. After a short break go for interesting sightseeing of Mana Village (the last village before the Tibetan border). Visit Vyas Gufa, Ganesh Gufa, Charanpaduka, Bhim pul and the “Mukh” of the Saraswati river. After that back to hotel, In the evening go for aarti. Overnight at hotel.
12th Day : Badrinath to Pipalkoti / Shrikot (N.S)
Early morning ( 4:00 AM ) take bath in Taptkund it’s also called Suryakund. Then go for temple darshan, after having temple darshan back to Hotel. After breakfast check-out from hotel and drive to Joshimath/Pipalkothi, Overnight at hotel.
13th Day : Pipalkoti / Shrikot to Haridwar (N.S)
Morning (5:00 AM) drive to Haridwar. On arrival check-in Hotel at Haridwar, take some rest and In evening take part in aarti perfumed at Har ki Pauri. After aarti darshan back to hotel for overnight stay.
14th Day : Departure from Haridwar to Howrah
Morning (9:00) after breakfast check out from hotel, transfer to railway station to catch the train for onward destination. Tour and services end….
15th Day : Train Journey
16th Day : Howrah arrival