Char Dham Yatra of Uttrakhand – A journey that washes all the sins
If you are on this page then you know the importance of this sacred pilgrim tour of Hindu community, char Dham yatra is not only a trip, it is a tour of beliefs, peace, & a circuit of mythologies which makes you near the four adobe of gods. There are many ways to justify the importance of Char Dham yatra, but I will call this a tour of reviving the “Sanatan religion”.
However, it is believed that visiting these pious destinations of char Dham yatra, will wash off all the sins of devotees. Whether it is true or not but I must say that the holy sites of this pious circuit help you attain enlightenment and you will come closer to the spirituality.
After the inauguration of Chardham Mahamarg Vikas Pariyojana (CDMVP) in 2016 by the prime minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi, the tour of (Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, Yamunotri) will soon become easy and affordable.
|Char Dham Tour Duration||11 Nights – 12 Days|
|Tour Timings||May to October|
|Highest Altitude||3585 mts|
|Tour Type||Family, Pilgrimage, Senior Citizen, Student|
Travel Destination: Delhi – Haridwar – Yamunotri- Uttarkashi – Gangotri- Kedarnath – Badrinath – Rudraprayag – Rishikesh – Delhi
Temples & Sight Seeing – Har ki Pauri, Mansa Devi Temple, Daksha Mahadev Temple, Bilkeshwar Mahadev, Anandmai Ashram, Pawan Dham Temple, Bhoomi Niketan, Vaishno Devi Temple, Doodhadhari Temple, Yamunotri Temple, Gangotri Temple:
Day 1. Delhi To Haridwar
Day 2. Haridwar – Rishikesh
Day 3. Barkot – Yamunotri
Day 4. Uttarkashi
Day 5. Gangotri
Day 6. Guptkashi
Day 7. Kedarnath
Day 8. Kedarnath – Pipalkoti – 14 Km Trekking
Day 9. Badrinath
Day 10. Rudraprayag
Day 11. Rishikesh
Day 12. Rishikesh to Delhi
4 Associated places of char Dham yatra in Uttarakhand –
Every year from May to October thousands of devotees can participate in this holy trip, below are the places of char Dham tour –
1. Yamunotri –
A source of Yamuna river, Yamunotri is located at an altitude of 10,804 feet in the north of Uttarkashi, the Yamunotri temple and the thermal springs of Janki Chatti is the main attraction of this place. It is one of the first char Dham sites which we will visit on the 3rd day of the tour.
Delhi to Yamunotri Distance – 411 Km
2. Gangotri –
Gangotri is a Hindu pilgrimage site, located in a bank of Bhagirathi river, according to Hindu mythologies, this is the place where goddess Ganga descended when lord shiva released this might river after Bhagirath done penance of Lord Shiva. In this char Dham tour, we will witness this holy shrine on the 5th day of the tour.
Delhi to Gangotri Distance – 528 Km
It is a place of Lord shiva, Kedarnath is blessed by lord Shiva, this majestic sight is surrounded by snow covered peaks. The first temple of Shiva was built by Pandava’s and later the in 8th century Adi sharkaracharya made the present temple. We will here on day 7, of the char Dham trip.
Delhi to Kedarnath Distance – 295 Km
4. Badrinath –
An adobe of Lord Vishnu, we will here on the 9th day of the tour. Badrinath is considered one of the main destination of Char Dham and located on the banks of Alaknanda River. There are many mythological beliefs are associated with Badrinath. See the complete details of Badrinath Tour here.
Delhi to Badrinath Distance – 541 Km
1. Carry woolen cloths. blanket, raincoat to protect yourself from the cold.
2. Carry your routine medicine, moisturizers, and sunscreen lotions.
You can check the details of hotels near Chardham, and car rental services. Contact us for the complete details of Chardham 2017, and customize your char Dham tour as per your convenience. you can also get helicopter services to visit Chardham in just 2 days.