Uttranchal Chardham Yatra
Uttranchal Chardham Yatra
Char Dham Pilgrimage Tour is one of the most sacred journeys to fulfill transcendent quests in life. The journey will take you to the abode of Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu, Goddess Yamuna and Goddess Ganga. Situated in the lap of Himalayas, dipped in ethereal vibes, the four Char Dhams – Badrinath Dham Temple, Kedarnath Dham Temple, Gangotri Dham Temple and Yamunotri Dham Temple, your spiritual boat will be anchored in these mystical realms. The purpose of Char Dham yatra is to be free from the karmic backlogs of life. It is said that one must do a Char Dham pilgrimage tour at least once in a lifetime to get salvation and eternal peace. The renowned saint Adi Shankaracharya coined the term ‘Holy Char Dham’ which means the ‘four abodes of god’. After Char Dham Yatra one definitely finds divine calmness and the serenity of mind. Devotees from all over the world undertake this pious pilgrimage tour to chase the spiritual storm.
Tour Program: -
Early breakfast drive to Janki Chatti and then trek for Yamunotri. You can cover the trekking distance either by walk or ride horse or on Doli. One side distance for the third day is 36 Kms drive and 7 Kms trek.
At Yamunotri take a bath in Jamnabai Kund and dip raw rice or potato in Surya Kund, after cooking use it as Prasad. Witness the mesmerizing view of Aarti offered to Divya Shila and to main deity Yamunaji.
Later drive back to Barkot for overnight stay.
After Early Breakfast drive to Gangotri, which is located at an altitude of 3048 meters and surrounded by snow capped picturesque Himalayans. After Offering prayer at Gangotri Temple explore the place. Don’t forget to look at submerged Shivling of natural rock. Drive back to to Uttarkashi.
Overnight stay at hotel.
In the morning leave for Gaurikund, from this place trek to Kedarnath commences. Kedarnath is located at an altitude of 3584 meters from sea level. By cover the distance 45 Kms and 14 Kms via trekking. To cover trekking distance you can hire pony or Doli. Kedarnath houses one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. On reaching Kedarnath visit the main temple.
Overnight stay at Kedarnath.t.
Early morning visit to Kedarnath Temple return for Gaurikund (14 kms trekking distance). And drive for Pipalkoti, covering approx. 158 kms in five hr.
Early morning take a holy bath at Tapt Kund and then go for the Darshan of Badrivishal Brahma kapal for the Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors. Explore the other holy sites at Badrinath like Mana, Vyas Cave, Bhimkund etc. Thereafter, proceed for Srinagar (7 hrs. journey).
Overnight stay at Srinagar.
After Breakfast drive back to Delhi.