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CharDham Tour Packages / Chardham Yatra 2016 Ex – Haridwar

Chardham Yatra 2016 Ex Haridwar

Chardham Yatra 2016 Ex – Haridwar

Haridwar - Barkot - Uttarkashi - Sitapur - Badrinath - Haridwar
10nights / 11days

Package Cost for Per Person:

Fix Departure @ Rs. 13,000 With CPAI
Fix Departure @ Rs. 15,000 With MAPAI

Destination Hotel Name Budget Hotel Name Deluxe No. of Nights Meal Plan
Haridwar Hotel Sound Sleep Hotel Drive Inn 01 MAPAI
Sayanachatti Hotel Dipin Hotel Dipin (New) 02 MAPAI
Uttarkashi Hotel Shiv Ananda Hotel Vasundhara 02 MAPAI
Sitapur Hotel Nav Durga Hotel JPG Palace 03 MAPAI
Badrinath Hotel Vinod Veiw Hotel Dwarikesh 01 MAPAI
Haridwar Hotel Sound Sleep Hotel Drive Inn 01 MAPAI

Day 01 : Haridwar Pick Up

Arrive at Haridwar Railway Station to proceed towards hotel. Check-in into the hotel and relax. Dinner and overnight stay!
Things to do
Before starting your spiritual journey, take a dip of Ganga snan and do worship.

Day 02 :Haridwar - Barkot / Sayanachatti (210 kms / 07 hrs)

Following breakfast leave for Barkot through Mussoorie, on the way visit Kempty fall. On arrival check-in into the hotel and enjoy rest of the day. Dinner and overnight stay at Barkot!

Day 03 :Barkot/Sayanachatti - Jankichatti - Yamunotri - Jankichatti - Barkot/Sayanachatti(38kms/2hrs drive & 5kms/3hrs on foot)

yamunotri tour

Following breakfast leave hotel to Yamunotri, visit hot water kund where rice is cooked and distributed as “Prasad”. The place is filled with many temples. After exploring it back to hotel for overnight stay.
Things TO DO
Early morning bath in Tapt Kund Yamunotri and do worship in Temples. Participate in morning Aarti and back to hotel for breakfast. Yamunotri temple is dedicated to Goddess Yamuna. Yamunotri is one the spiritual place in India where River Yamuna starts its journey. The place is situated at a height of 3235 ms above sea level. Yamunotri was the home of ancient saint Asit Muni and he used to pray here. Close to the Yamuna Temple, there is a Surya Kund a home of thermal springs which runs into many pools.

Day 04 :Barkot – Uttarakashi /Gangnani (140 Kms / 07 hrs)

vishwanath temple uttarkashi Following breakfast move to Uttarkashi,to visit Vishwanath temple and Gangotri. Evening will be free for leisure activities, later do dinner and overnight stay in hotel. Uttarkashi is a small city situated between two rivers called Varuna and Ashi. Situated at a height of 1588 m, the city looks similar to Varanasi as it has same type of Ghats and temples. The main temple is Vishwanath temple devoted to Lord Shiva.

Day 05 :Uttarkashi / Gangnani - Gangotri – Harsil – Gangnani / Uttarkashi (120Kms / 05 hrs) round trip

gangnani Next morning start driving towards Gangotri to see the place and later back to hotel, on the route to Gangotri stop for Gangnani. Do overnight stay and enjoy. Gangotri temple has century old temple devoted to Goddess Ganga. It is situated close to sacred stone where Bhagirath used to pray Lord Shiva. It is considered that it is the same place where river Ganga touched the earth first. The temple is made of white granite. Gangnani is a hot water spring where you can have refreshing bath in the Kund.
Things to Do
Do spiritual bath at Gangotri Ghat, do Ganga Worship and relax here for few minutes. While returning stop to shop at Tibetan market and enjoy the cuisines.

Day 06 :Uttarkashi - Sitapur (250 Kms/ 8-9 hrs)

After Breakfast move to Sitapur. On arrival enter into the hotel and relax for whole night.

Day 07 :Sitapur - Gaurikund - Kedarnath - Sitapur (10 Kms/ 1/2 hrs & 16 Kms/ 6-7 hrs)

kedarnath tour Following breakfast, leave for Gaurikund to join other pilgrims to offer pray at Kedarnath. Following worship back to hotel for stay overnight! Kedarnath is famous for the temple of Lord Shiva which was built by the Saint Adi Guru Shankaracharya. The temple has snow Lingam, Nandi Statue and spacious place to assemble the pilgrims. The temple is around 1000 years old. You can also see the Samadhi area where Guru Adi Shankaracharya used to sit and pray here. Along with Kedarnath Temple, there is also a Bhaironath Temple dedicated to Bhaironath.

Day 08 :Sitapur Halt. Day for Rest

Day 09 :Sitapur - Badrinath (220 kms / 07-08 hrs)

badrinath-yatra After breakfast move to Badrinath, on the way stop for Joshimath to explore the place. Evening is free for leisure activities and stay for overnight in the hotel.
Things To DO
Rituals & Activities :
Early morning take a holy bath in Tapt Kund, visit Badri Vishal if time allows. Badrinath is one of the four main shrines in India which is adjusted between two mountain ranges of Nar and Narayan. River Alaknanda passes along the Temple. Visit Narad Kund where the Badrinath idol was found. Also see Brahama Kapal considered important for Pind offering. You can also visit Sheshnetra a large stone between two lakes seems an eye of "Sheshnag". If possible for you then visit Mana Village an Indo-Mongolian tribe. Bhim Pul on the further side of Mana village, a huge rock creating a natural bridge over Saraswati River, it presents a wonderful view of water passing through the narrow passage below the rock.
Vyas Gufa a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is considered to wrote the Mahabharata.

Day 10 :Badrinath – Haridwar (325 kms/07-08hrs)

After breakfast move to Haridwar, on arrival stay for overnight.

Day 11 :Departure

After breakfast, you will be dropped at Haridwar Railway Station.