Destination Covered - Haridwar - Uttarkahi - Gangotri - Rudrapryag - Gaurikund - Kedarnath - Badrinath - Badri Temple - Joshimath
Yatra of Chardham of Uttrakhand popular as Chhota Chardham Yatra means the visit of four pilgrimage sites name as Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath in Uttrakhand, India. In fact, the state is a treasure trove of holy destinations. Hindu followers arrive in the state in large numbers every year to offer their prayer and seek blessings from different Hindu deities.
Ganga Valley Adventure offers list of Uttarakhand Pilgrimage. Teen Dham Yatra package consists of Yatra to Three Dham out of Four Dham of Uttarakhand like Kedarnath Badrinath Gangotri Yatra Package, Kedarnath Badrinath Yamunotri Package, Gangotri Yamunotri Kedarnath Package, Gangotri Yamunotri Badrinath Package etc.
Uttarakhand Pilgrimage Teen Dham Yatra Packages 2019 - Kedarnath Badrinath Gangotri Yatra Package From Haridwar 7 Nights and 8 Days Package
Best Time to Visit May to June and September to November.
Day 1: Haridwar - Uttarkashi (190 Kms/ 5 Hours Drive approx) - Night Stay Uttarkashi
Day 2: Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Uttarkashi (100 Kms/3 Hours Drive approx each side) - Night Stay Uttarkashi
Day 3: Uttarkashi – Rampur/Sitapur (230 Kms/9 Hours Drive approx) - Night Stay Rampur/Sitapur
Day 4: Rampur/Sitapur - Kedarnath (5 K.M. by Car/Bus / 16Kms Trek) - Night Stay Kedarnath
Day 5: Kedarnath – Rampur/Sitapur (16Kms Down Trek & 5Kms by Car/Bus) - Night Stay Rampur/Sitapur
Day 6: Rampur/Sitapur - Badrinath (225Kms/9 Hours Drive approx) - Night Stay Badrinath
Day 7: Badrinath – Pipalkot/Rudrapryag (Pipalkot distance 80Kms/4Hr Rudrapryag Distance 160/ 6 Hrs) - Night Stay Rudrapryag
Day 8: Pipalkoti/ Rudrapryag - Haridwar (From Pipalkoti 240Kms/8Hr and From Rudrapryag 160 KMS/6Hrs) - Tour End
Kedarnath Badrinath Gangotri Yatra Package From Haridwar - 7 Nights 8 Days Pilgrimage Tours
Day 01: Haridwar - Uttarkashi (190 Kms/6Hr) - Vishwanath Temple
Drive to Uttarkashi via Barkot. Check in Hotel, Later, visit Vishwanath Temple. Night Halt. Uttarkashi: Situated at the bank of river Bhagirathi. The temple of Lord Vishwanath is located here where a massive iron trident is erected. The other important temples situated here are Ekadash Rudra, Bhairav, Gyaneshwar and Goddess Kuteti Devi.
Day 02: Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Uttarkashi (100 Kms/3Hr each side) - Gangotri Temple
We proceed to Gangotri (3048 mts), enroute we enjoy picturesque Harsil village, Bhagirathi River and the most magnificent view of the Himalayas. After Gangotri Darshan we return to Uttarkashi. Overnight stay at Uttarkashi.
Gangotri Temple: The temple, constructed by the Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa in the 18th Century, is situated on the right bank of Bhagirathi.
Submerged Shivling: Submerged in the river, this natural rock Shivling is the place where, according to mythology Lord Shiva sat when he received the Ganga in his matted lock. It is visible in winter months when water level decreases. Kedar Ganga Sangam: Around 100 Yards from the Ganga Temple flows the river Kedar Ganga. Starting from the Kedar Valle, this river meets the Bhagirathi on its left bank.
Day 03: Uttarkashi – Rampur/Sitapur (230 Kms/9Hr) - Kashivisvnath Temple Guptkashi
Early morning, drive to Rampur. Hotel Check-in, night halt.
Temples: Kashivisvnath Temple Guptkashi.
Day 04: Rampur/Sitapur - Kedarnath (5 K.M. by Car/Bus / 16Kms Trek) - Kedarnath Temple
Morning drive to Gaurikund, Trek start from Gaurikund to Kedarnath (3584 mts) on foot or on by pony / Doli. Tour members should carry personal medicines, heavy woolen, toiletries and clothes for an overnight halt at Kedarnath. Check-in to Hotel. Later visit Kedarnath Temple. Night halt.
Gaurikund: At a distance of 5kms from Sonprayag and at an altitude of 1982 meters., one can take bath in the hot water pond here and visit the Gauri Temple. This is the place where Goddess Parvathi meditated to attain Lord Shiva. It is the base for a trek to Kedarnath.
Kedarnath: The Kedarnath shrine, one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, is a scenic spot situated, against the backdrop of the majestic Kedarnath range. Kedar is another name of Lord Shiva, the protector and the destroyer. According to legend, the Pandavas after having won over the Kaurava in the Kurukshetra war, felt guilty of having killed their own brothers and sought the blessings of Lord Shiva for redemption. He eluded them repeatedly and while fleeing took refuge at Kedarnath in the form of a bull. On being followed he dived into the ground, leaving his hump on the surface. The r! emaining portions of Lord Shiva appeared at four other places and are worshipped there as his manifestations. The arms appeared at Tungnath, the face at Rudranath, the belly at Madhmaheshwar and his locks (hair) with head at Kalpeshwar. Kedarnath and the four above-mentioned shrines are treated as Panch Kedar.
Day 05: Kedarnath – Rampur/Sitapur (16Kms Down Trek & 5Kms by Car/Bus)
Early morning, after Temple Darshan trek down to Gaurikund. Later, drive to Rampur/Sitapur Check in Hotel and Night Halt.
Day 06: Rampur/Sitapur - Badrinath (225Kms/9Hr) - Joshimath
Drive to Badrinath via Joshimath. Check in Hotel. Later at evening visit Badrinath Temple for Aarti. Overnight stay.
Badrinath one of the 'Four Dhams' is one of the most celebrated pilgrimage spots of the country and is situated at an elevation of 3,133 meters, guarded on either side by the two mountain ranges known as Nar & Narayan with the towering Neelkanth Peak providing a splendid backdrop. This revered spot was once carpeted with wild berries. Thus the place got the name "Badri van", meaning "forest of berries".
Tapt Kund: Natural thermal springs on the bank of the river Alaknanda, where it is customary to bathe before entering the Badrinath temple.
Narad Kund: A recess in the river, near Tapt Kund, forming a pool from where the Badrinath idol was recovered.
Brahama Kapal: A flat platform on the bank of river Alaknanda. Hindus perform proppitiating rites for their deceased ancestors.
Charanpaduka: 3kms. away is a beautiful meadow where the footprint of Lord Vishnu is seen on a boulder. Mata Murty Temple: Devoted to the mother of Sri Badrinathji. Other important temples include Sesh Netra Temple, Urvashi Temple and Charanpaduka.
Mana Village: Inhabited by an Indo-Mongolian tribe, it is the last Indian village before Tibet.
Bhim Pul: On the other side of Mana village, a massive rock forming a natural bridge, lies over the roaring Saraswati river. It presents a spectacular view of water thundering down through the narrow passage under the rock and is believed to have been placed there by Bhim, the second eldest among the five Pandava brothers.
Vyas Gufa (cave): Near Mana Village, this is a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is believed to have composed the Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries.
Day 07: Badrinath – Pipalkot/Rudrapryag (Pipalkot distance 80Kms/4Hr Rudrapryag Distance 160/ 6 Hrs)
Early morning, pilgrims after having a bath in the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal. Brahamakapal is significant for Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). There are other interesting sight seeing spot like Mana, Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, Charanpaduka, Bhimkund and the "Mukh" of the Saraswati River. Later drive back to Joshimath. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay at Pipalkoti / Rudraprayag.
Joshimath is situated on the slopes above the confluence of Alaknanda and Dhauliganga. Of the four 'Maths' established by Adi Shankaracharya, Joshimath is in the Badrinath to Joshimath and installed in the temple for people to worship. There are many temples in the township most important is the temple of Nir Singh in commotion of Lord Vishnu. The left arm of this deity is with time and the popular belief holds that the day the arm completely withers Badrinath valley will cease to exist and the Gods will transfer the residence into the neighboring
Day 08: Pipalkoti/ Rudrapryag - Haridwar (From Pipalkoti 240Kms/8Hr and From Rudrapryag 160 KMS/6Hrs)
Rishikesh, the 'place of sages' is a celebrated spiritual town on the bank of Ganga and is surrounded by Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. It is said that when Raibhya Rishi did hard penances, God appeared by the name of " Hrishikesh " and this area hence firth came to be known as Rishikesh and drop at Haridwar.
Accommodation on twin sharing (DBR - EPAI) Basis.
Transportation by Non A/C Vehicle with all road, state taxes, driver allowance, permit & night halt charges.
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE
5% GST, All Meals, Table drinks, laundry, porter, pony, tips, camera fee, ropeway charges, entrance charges, travel insurance, personal expenses of the clients or any other expenses incurred due to bad weather, road closure, landslides etc. and anything not specified in cost include.