CHAR DHAM – UTTARAKHAND Package
CHAR DHAM - UTTARAKHAND
Char Dham are the names of four pilgrimage sites in India that are widely revered by Hindus. It comprises Badrinath, Dwarka, Puri and Rameshwaram. It is considered highly sacred by Hindus to visit Char Dham during one's lifetime. Char Dham is referred to the four Hindu religious sites in Uttarakhand state of India. Traditionally, the Chardham yatra is undertaken from the west to the east.
Kedarnath is dedicated to Lord Shiva while Badrinath is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Moreover, people also visit Hemkund Sahib in the vicinity, which is one of the highest located religious sites in the country. Thus, pilgrims visit all these places in aspiration of washing away their sins and to attain salvation. Devotees from all over the world, come here to experience the eternal bliss. During the summer months, hundreds of devotees embark upon the holy journey. The picturesque surroundings of the mountainous region are simply enthralling, giving the visitors a perfect opportunity to unwind themselves by filling their lungs with fresh air. Moreover, these otherwise silent and tranquil locales resound with the names of the Lord as the pilgrims advance towards their destination.
DAY 01: BARKOT – Yamunotri – Barkot
Early morning breakfast and drive to Janki Chatti. From here, trek to Yamunotri. After visiting the temple return to Jankichatti then drive back to Barkot. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 02: Barkot – Uttarakashi
Today morning after breakfast, you are scheduled to drive to Uttarkashi, check in at hotel. In the evening, visit Lord Vishwanath temple at Uttarkashi. Overnight stay is at hotel.
DAY 03: Uttarakashi – Gangotri – Uttarakashi
Today after early breakfast you are scheduled to drive to Gangotri for the visit.Visit Harsil on way back and further continue drive to Uttarkashi. Overnight stay is at hotel Uttarkashi.
DAY 04: Uttarakashi – Guptkashi
Today morning after breakfast, proceed to Guptkashi. Upon arrival in Guptkashi, check in at hotel. Overnight stay is at hotel in Guptkashi.
DAY 05: Guptkashi – Gaurikund – Kedarnath
Today morning drive to Gaurikund. From Gaurikund, trek to Kedarnath. Arrive at Kedarnath and visit the temple. Overnight stay is at Camp in Kedarnath.
DAY 06: Kedarnath – Gaurikund – Guptkashi
Today morning trek to Gaurikund. From Gaurikund, drive to Guptkashi. Arrive at Guptkashi and overnight is at hotel in Guptkashi.
DAY 07: Guptakashi – Badrinath - Rudraprayag
Today morning drive to Badrinath, check in at the hotel. In the evening, visit Mana village – the last village towards China Border. Visit the Badrinath temple and also explore the entire complex which comprises of many important Hindu traditionally significant attractions.After visiting the temple, drive back to Rudraprayag. Upon arrival, check in at hotel. Overnight stay is at hotel.
DAY 08: Rudraprayag
After breakfast, transfer to Airport or Railway station to depart for onward destination.