Chardham Tour Package From Rishikesh

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Budget Chardham Tour Package From Rishikesh

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Destination Cover – Rishikesh ↣ Barkot ↣ Uttarkashi ↣  Kedarnath ↣  Badirnath ↣ Rishikesh

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RISHIKESH TO BARKOT (170 Kms/9 Hrs)

On arrival contact with our associate at Rishkesh railway station and move to Barkot – Sayanachatti – Jankichatti. En-route you can stop for a bit of time at Mussoorie & Kempty falls. Afterwards move to Barkot – Sayanachatti – Jankichatti on arrival check in Barkot Hotel. Whether you own decided for Chardham Yatra Budget 8 Nights 9 Days or have set out on your personal, you’ll ensured of relaxed an overnight stay in Hotel in Barkot.
Barkot WeatherUsually enjoyable in summer, the temperature reach starting 25 degree to 30 degree Celsius, Winter: The Days are comfortably cool but the nighttime are freezing,temperature reach starting 10 degree to 05 degree.

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BARKOT – JANKICHATTI – YAMUNOTRI – BARKOT (6 Kms Trek)

You will depart for Janki Chatti through Hanuman Chatti, that will be the conflux of Hanuman Ganga & Yamuna River in the morning hours from where a trek starts for your first destination of Chardham Yatra Budget 8 Nights 9 Days. The Yamunotri trek is about 6 km to reach Yamunotri temple, which is located at the foundation of Bandarpunch will begin as quickly as we arrive at Janki Chatti. On arriving at the sacred Yamunotri Mandir, you’ll have to take a dip in the Garam Kund, do pooja and perform pooja to Yamunotri Ji Temple. Prior leaving the Yamunotri temple it is a need to go to the Surya Kund and that is recognized to be an off spring of Lord Surya and significant role of the mandir. Never forget to Puja the Divya Shila that is a pillar just simply outside the mandir. In the mid-day you will to move back to Janki Chatti from where you can be move back to Barkot Hotel for a night stay.

Yamunotri TempleMaharani Gularia of Jaipur constructed the Yamunotri Mandir in the nineteenth century. It had been damaged two times in the current century and also reconstructed once again. At Yamunotri, You can easily make rice by packing it in a fabric as well as dipping it in the warm water of the Tapt-kund. Yatris bring this particular cooked rice home as “Prasad”. Right here the temple “Workship” can be offered to Divya Shila.

Surya Kund – You will find a range of hot springs close to mandir, what type of flows into many pools. The most significant of the Surya Kund.

Divya Shila – A rock structure, Puja before getting into the Yamunotri Mandir.

Yamunotri Weather during the summer the maximum temperature is 18 deg and the lowest is 10 deg celsius. The days are comfortably cool but the nights are chilled.

 

3
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BARKOT – UTTARKASHI (85 Kms/4 Hrs)

Early morning immediately after breakfast, drive to your upcoming destination of Chardham Yatra Budget 8 Nights 9 Days, Now will moving for Uttarkashi is about 82kms and drive time is about 4hrs from Barkot Hotel. On the way, you shouldn’t skip out on sites such as Prakateshwar Caves (structured limestone and devoted to Boleh Nath). After Reaching Uttarkashi will Check into the Uttarkashi hotel. Explore Kashi Vishwanath Mandir in Uttarkashi. Overnight stay at Uttarkashi.
Uttarkashi Weather Usually hot in summer, the temp ranges starting 30 degree to 35 degree Celsius but nighttime is enjoyable, freezing in winters.

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UTTARKASHI – GANGOTRI – UTTARKASHI (100kms/3-4 each side)

Early morning check-out from hotel and move to Gangotri with packed breakfast, en route at Gangnani enjoy a holy dip in Garam Kund, after will drive to Gangotri via gorgeous Harsil Valley. Harsil is known for its nature elegance and for the wonderful views of the Deodar forest and peaks. On arrival at Mata Gangotri Temple, just take a holy dip in the holy river Ganges which is also known as Bhagirathi at its source of the ganga river. Now you are free to do Pooja and Darshan of Maa Ganga Temple, afterwards calm down for some time in the beautiful atmosphere. Future will move back to Uttarkashi Hotel. Overnight stay at Uttarkashi of Your Chardham Yatra Budget 8 Nights 9 Days.
Gangotri Weather The ideal temperature in summer time can go up to 20° degree Celsius. Summer nights might bring cool with a minimal temp of 10° degree Celsius. Mild woolen garments are necessary while touring Gangotri in the summer months. The winter season is really chilled in Gangotri. Gangotri will be sealed in sheets of snow throughout winter. Tourist centers remains shut down during winter season because of to dense snow falls.

5
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UTTARKASHI – GUPTKASHI / PHATA(230kms/9hr)

This morning just after breakfast, we will move directly to Guptkashi thru Moolgarh and Lambgoan. on the journey you will witness to view of the gorgeous Mandakini River at Tilwara. This River Mandakini comes from Kedarnath, flow along side the river to reach Guptakashi, at Guptkashi you can visit Ardh Narishwar Mandir. Check into the hotel or resort in Guptakashi/Sitapur/Phata. Overnight stay at Hotel in Guptkashi/Sitapur/Phata. .
Guptkashi – The name Gupt-Kashi means “Hidden Benares (Varanasi). Myths defines the way when the Pandava brothers were looking to get a darshan of Lord Shiva, Shiv ji very first hidden himself at Guptkashi, however afterwards escaped from Pandava’s but ultimately got their wish completed. You’ll find more real connections as well-the Kedarnath pandas (priests) have a home in Guptkashi throughout the winter times, as well as immediately after the Kedarnath temple locks for the winter season, the visual of Kedarnath passes by using Gupt Kashi on its way to Ukhimath (across the valley), where exactly it stays for the winter season.

Guptkashi Weather – enjoyable in the summer months, the temp starts from 25 degree to 30 degree Celsius. Cold weather in winter seasons.

Kedarnath Helicopter Service – Helicopter Service can be book online or offline For Kedarnath Yatra, There are 9 Helicopter Services Provider Now which are operating Guptkashi, Phata and Sirsi Helipads ( 2 From Guptkashi, 4 From Phata and 3 From Sirsi Helipads). For Kedarnath Helicopter Booking You May Contact Us.

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PHATA– KEDARNATH (20kms by road & 19kms Trek one way)

Early morning just after breakfast travel to Gaurikund, begin your journey from Gaurikund to Kedarnath Temple (by Pony / Doli from Sonprayag or Helicopter from Guptkashi/Phata/Sirsi(Sitapur) at your personal charge). Darshan Kedarnath Temple. After Kedarnath Ji Temple Darshan trek all the way down to Gaurikund. Afterwards, drive to Guptkashi/Phata. Overnight stay at Guptakashi/Phata.

By Trek: However it is complicated to go up-and-down from Sonprayag in same day by trek. But it is quite possible if you get horses or helicopter services while going to Kedarnath Ji Yatra. Do handle well with driver, as due to vehicle parking problem vehicle driver can not stay at Sonprayag also network problem is always there.

Kedarnath Yatra By Helicopter: Morning our driver will transfer you your pre book Helipad. After Back our car will drop you at Hotel for rest. (note: Kedarnath helicopter ticket is not included in Chardham Yatra Budget 8 Nights 9 Days )

Kedarnath Weather – Simply because of its high elevation the weather conditions in Kedarnath continues to be chilled for complete year. The summer months there is definitely cool as well as enjoyable while winter is extreme. In Summer the temperatures changes near 17°Celsius. Mild woolen wear is advisable. Winter months in Kedarnath is extreme cold conditions to as low as -5°Celsius. In winter season the location of kedarnath Ji temple experiences snowfall as well. Because of the intense weather conditions, this time is commonly avoided by tourists.

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KEDARNATH- BADRINATH (170kms/8hr)

After an early breakfast, directly drive to Badrinath. Check in to the Badrinath hotel. devotee just after having a dip in the Taptkund have to go for the Darshan of Shri Badrivishal & Aarti in evening hours. Brahamakapal is important for Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). You’ll find other fascinating excursions location like Vyas Gufa, Mana, Charanpaduka, Maatamoorti, Bhimkund as well as the “Mukh” of the Saraswati River. Simply just in to the 3 kms of Shree Badrinath Ji Temple. Overnight stay at Badrinath.

Badrinath Weather: Badrinath one of the “historical 4 Dhams” is one of the most famous pilgrimage dham of India and is located at an height of 3133.1 meters, protected on maybe side by the 2 mountain ranges popular as Nar & Narayan with the towering Neelkanth Peak offering a wonderful backdrop. This respected spot was once carpeted with wild berries. Thus the destination got the name “Badri van”, which means “forest of berries”.

Tapt Kund : Natural hot springs on the bank of the river Alaknanda, where it is popular to bath earlier entering the Badrinath temple.

Mana Village : populated by an Indo-Mongolian folk, it is the last Indian village just before Tibet.

Vasundhara :  As the name recommends, vasundhara is a spectacular water fall. This place is 5 kms. from Badrinath out of which 2 kms. is motorable upto Mana.

Bhim Pul : On the opposite side of Mana village, a significant rock providing a natural bridge, lies over the roaring Saraswati river. It offers a magnificent view of water impressive down through the narrow passage inside of the rock and is considered to have been positioned there by Bhim, the second oldest among the 5 Pandava brothers.

Vyas Gufa (Gufa) : close Mana Village, this is a rock cave exactly where Ved Vyas is considered to have composed the Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries.

Badrinath Weather: The normal maximum temp will be near 17° Celsius and also the regular minimal is 9° Celsius. Warm and woolen garments are hence necessary for a stay in Badrinath all through the year. The winter season in Badrinath is often accompanied by snow falls. The winter season is very chilly with the average temp range of 4° Celsius. Because of the intense weather conditions , this particular duration is commonly closed for travelers.

8
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BADRINATH – JOSHIMATH – RUDRAPRAYAG (160kms/7hr)

Morning after breakfast, will move for Darshan and sigh seeing drive for Rudraprayag thru Joshimath. Explore on the way Shee Narsingh Mandir in Joshimath afterwards move to Rudraprayag. Check into the Rudraprayag hotel. Overnight stay at Rudraprayag. .
Rudraprayag Weather – Always hot in the summer months, the temperatures reach from 34-41 degree Celsius, The Winter Season: The Days become comfortably awesome but the nights are chilled, temp ranges from 19 deg to 06 deg.

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Day

RUDRAPRAYAG – RISHKESH (180kms/5-6hr)

After breakfast move for Rishikesh. enroute visit Devprayag (The junction of two rivers of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, which develop into the Ganga) and also visit Vishnuprayag, Karnprayag, Nandprayag. Rishikesh is “destination of sages” is a recognized religious city on the bank of Ganga and is enclosed by Shivalik range of the great Himalayas on about three sides. It is very mentioned that once Raibhya Rishi performed difficult penances, Lord appeared by the title of ” Rishikesh ” and this location therefore firth came to be identified as Rishikesh. visit Rishikesh Temples & Sight Seeing ” Laxman Jhulla, Ram Jhulla. Later Drop at Rishikesh.

PACKAGE COST INCLUDES

Daily breakfast and dinner. (MAPAI)
Neat and clean, Stay
All Transfers & Sightseeing by Private Car/Decided Vehicle
Transportation from New Delhi / Haridwar / Dehradun / Rishikesh as per the package.
Child is complementary below 5 Year.
Parking and all transport related expense including Driver Services
All toll taxes, parking fees, Fuel and driver’s allowances
All point to point sight-seeing as per given program possible in time frame
All inter-state taxes, toll taxes, driver allowance & parking etc
All prevailing applicable tax

Budget Chardham Tour Package From Rishikesh – Budget 2020

PACKAGE COST EXCLUDES

Any Train / Domestic Air Tickets and Helicopter Ticket
Any Meals unless mentioned
Porter, pony, horse, cable car, boat
Travel / personal health insurance
Personal expenses of the clients or any other expenses incurred due to bad weather
Lakha mondal, Triuginarayan, Chopta, Mana & Auli Sightseeing As per direct payment basis

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Budget Chardham Tour Package From Rishikesh – Budget – Chardham Yatra 2020

HARIDWAR


Haridwar is an important gate to the Chota Chardham Yatra . It’s situated in the base hills of the shivalik range. It is very a sacred destination for yatri coming in Uttarakhand. Haridwar fill it is location with the banks of the sacred river Ganga. Char Dham Yatra includes of touring to Dham Yamunotri Dham, Gangotri Dham, Kedarnath ji Dham, Badrinath ji Dham. Haridwar is as well recognized by names such as Tapowan, Gangadwar and Mayapuri. Yartis also think of it as “The Gateway Of Chota Char Dham”, “The religious Land Of Hindus” etc. The well recognized Kumbh Mela is arranged in Haridwar once after every twelve years as well as the Ardha Kumbh Mela happens after six years. Besides from being a divine destination, it is usually significantly famous for arts, science as well as culture. The holiest of all, the fantastic Ganga River passes all the way through it.

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RISHIKESH


Rishikesh has become a religious destination of extreme significance. The title of the city is taken from from”Hrishikesh”. Hrishikesh stands for the another name of the Hindus lord Shri Vishnu. That it stays located at an elevation of 357 meters above sea level. Rishikesh is situated on the right bank of the holy The Ganga River. Himalayan areas enclose Rishikesh on about three sides. The sacred palace offers many dharamshalas, meditation hubs, river rafting , hotels, resorts and yoga sites. Hundreds and hundreds of supporters and fans arrive at Rishikesh for the peace of mind of their soul. It is believe that Adi Shankaracharya checked out Rishikesh in 9th century AD. Rishikesh also turned into remarkably popular for its theology from ancient age. Bharat sibling of lord Rama also made negative self-retribution in Rishikesh. The historical legends also mention in which Lord Rama follow through his penance here. He dedicated his penance just after killing Ravana. Ravana was the lord of Lanka.

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YAMUNOTRI


Yamunotri ji is becoming a significant part of the Chota Chardham Yatra, Yamunotri is actually one of the divine Hindu religious destinations for Hindus. It is located in the wonderful part of Garhwal Himalayas. River Yamuna is the origin of Yamunotri. The sacred shrine is positioned at the left side of River Yamuna. The Yumunotri temple was regained by Maharaja Pratap Shah of Tehri Garhwal, in Uttrakashi district. Yamunotri Dham is located at an elevation of 3,294 meters above the sea level. The actual sacred shrine is dedicated to Devi Yamunotri.

Definitely worshiped because the source of the marvelous River Yamuna, Yamunotri is renowned for its actual glaciers, as well as hot springs which creates it undoubtedly one of the most significant stopovers in the plan of a Hindu religion. Based upon on Hindu custom, Yamuna is the sibling of Yama, the lord of death as well as a sacred dip with such a great river protects a easy death to the devotee

A fascinating as well as stimulating place in the step of Garhwal mountain peaks, Yamunotri offers beautiful environment together with the amazing shrubs, rich meadows and effusive cascades. A legendary place, which demands lots of courage and stamina to reach, Yamunotri would be a perfect place for those who love escapades. The trek to Yamunotri is splendid, subjugated by mind stilling opinions of rugged mountains and dense forests.

From the snow coves summits to the mineral lakes, Yamunotri offers amazingly romanticist attracts on stock for people who are young at heart. Its impacting walking trails next to the effusive streams provides number of the incredible moments that one could you should never forget.

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GANGOTRI


Gangotri ji One of the primary spiritual location among the Chota Char Dham religious areas, Gangotri, located in Uttarkashi, is strongly associated to Mata Ganga, the river that we refer to as Ganges. A brief history of Gangotri goes back to hundreds of years when Mata Ganga changed by herself directly into the Ganga river to end the sins of King Bhagirath’s ancestors and forefathers, appropriate his penance. Gangotri is a well-known religious place in India, which is located at an elevation of 3042 metres and emits a extremely pious aura. Spiritual traditions are in full swing in the Gangotri mandir with the Arti activity done by the pujaris of the Semwal family.

The river Ganga origin at the Gangotri glacier as well as is recognized as Bhagirathi. The title Ganga selects up later on immediately after the river flows Devaprayag and combines into the river Alaknanda.

The stunning existence of the snow coved mountain range in the location and the genuine crystal clear water of the Ganges moving all-around add to the sanctity of the destination.

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BADRINATH


Badrinath ji One of the most well-known in the Chardham tour, Sandwiched in between Nar and Narayan mountain peak ranges, Badrinath Temple in the Chamoli region of Uttarakhand is one amongst the absolute most desired immediately after pilgrim centers in the Indian subcontinent. Badrinath is perfectly located in the background of the colossal Neelkanth mountain range and never breaks to reach the tourist spellbound with its unique gorgeousness. The term Badrinath is a method of badri, which suggests the location where beries grow amply.

A site, which kind of keeps a variety of myths as well as legends, Badrinath obtains predomination in the tour itinerary of a religious. The well-known belief is that Badarinath was the domain of Lord Shiva, as well as Lord Vishnu managed to move Shiva at this point to Kedarnath. An additional perception is that when Ganga prepared her descend to earth she broken up in to a dozen flow and one amongst the channels, Alakananda believed on Kedarnath that provides Badrinath it’s magnificent look.

It’s not at all just leisure activities, shrines as well as pilgrimage that Badrinath provides. It proffers the fabulous wonder of the snow covered mountain peaks and the surging surroundings of the Garhwal region.

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KEDARNATH


Kedarnath Ji is historical as well as incredible Kedarnath temple is situated in the Rudra Himalaya range, is more than a 1,000 years old, constructed of significant rock blocks over a huge rectangle-shaped structure. Rising throughout the massive gray stairs bringing about the holy place sanctums we find inscriptions in Pali is on the stairs. The current mandir was constructed by Adi Shankaracharya. The internal wall structure of the temple holy place are decorated with figures of many deities and also views from myths. Based upon legends, the Pandavas wanted the blessings from lord Shiva to atone their sin just after the conflict of Mahabharata. Lord Shiva escaped them over and over and also although fleeing took refuge at Kedarnath during the shape of a bull. On becoming adopted, he jumped into surface leaving behind his hunch on the floor. Outside of the Kedarnath Mandir entrance a big statue of the Nandi Bull appears as guard. It’s presently, that the gates of the mandir are hosted open to yatris, who travel from every part of India, for a holy place pilgrimage.

Kedarnath is among the the holiest pilgrimages for the Hindu Custom, and The Kedarnath temple is on the list of four major sites in India’s Chota Char Dham pilgrimage of Northern Himalayas. This temple really is the maximum amongst the twelve Jyotirlingas. It is usually set around the spectacular mountain peak of the Garhwal Himalayas from the head of the Mandakini River. Kedar is just one more name of lord Shiva, the guard and the destroyer. The place of worship of Kedarnath is really scenically located, and is enclosed by lofty, snow – coated peaks, and during the summer months grass-covered meadows covering the valleys. Right away at the rear of the temple, is the maximum Keadardome peak, which are always sighted from ideal distances. The view of the Kedarnath temple and the breathtaking peak with its never-ending snows a lot is actually fascinating.

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Baba Kedar’s ‘doli’ leaves for Kedarnath Dham

The doors of Kedarnath Dham are to open on April 29. 43 years later, this time Baba Kedar’s Doli was taken from Gaurikund from Ukhimath. Earlier in 1977, Baba Kedar’s Doli was moved from Ukhimath to Guptkashi. At the same time, devotees also could not see Baba’s doli due to the doli going in the

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The doors of Kedarnath will open on 14 May and Badrinath on 15

Dehradun. The orifice dates of Kedarnath and Badrinath being extended. This is basically the time this is certainly very first record that the time of opening associated with the doors changed. Now the hinged doorways of Kedarnath will start on 14 May and that of Badrinath on 15 might. Uttarakhand’s Culture Minister Satpal Maharaj launched

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Kedarnath Yatra By Helicopter

Chardham Yatra by helicopter is arranged by the tour that is local travel operators and the helicopter services are arranged along with the personal and federal government aviation operators. Optimum of 6 to 7 pilgrims can take the pilgrimage of by helicopter. You will need to consult the tour operator about the most recent rates