black
Home >> Exclusive Pilgrimage Tour
Exclusive Pilgrimage Tour

Exclusive Char Dham Tour - 11 Nights / 12 Days
Destinations Covered -Delhi – Rishikesh – Barkot (Yamunotri) – Uttarkashi (Gangotri) – Guptkashi – Kedarnath- Pipalkoti – Badrinath – Haridwar – Delhi

Char Dham yatra
If the scriptures of HINDU RELIGION are to be believed, the holy centres of Gangotri, Yamunotri,Badrinath and Kedarnath - collectively called theChardham (meaning four sacred spots) - are the mostsacred of all pilgrimages. Undertaking a journey to these places will not just wash away one's sins butensure release from the cycle of birth and death.THE honour conferred on these places is not surprising.
For one, they are all in the icy Garhwal ranges andregarded as the most sacred of all Himalayan ranges.It is also said that heaven and earth converge inthese holy spots, and to be born or die here is a boononly the very fortunate have. The Chardham must be visited from left to right -beginning with Yamunotri, going on to Gangotri,Kedarnath and culminating the journey at Badrinath.This route follows the Hindu tradition of parikrama orclockwise circumambulation.

Day 01 : Delhi – Rishikesh:
Arrive at Delhi and drive to Rishikesh, enjoy lunch en-route. On arrival, check-in to hotel to relax. Spend the evening at leisure.Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 02 : Rishikesh – Barkot:
After breakfast visit Lakshman Jhula and go for local sight seeing. Take an early lunch and drive 230 Kms. via Mussoorie to reach Barkot in the evening, visiting “Kempty Falls” on the way. On arrival, check in at a hotel. A magnificent view of the eternal snow of Bandarpoonch peak can be seen from Barkot.Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.

Day 03 : Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot:
Drive 40 Kms. till Hunuman Chatti. After an early breakfast drive up to Janki Chatti, then trek 5 Kms.A profusion of conifers, rhododendrons, cacti and several species of Himalayan shrubs can be seen on the way. Reach Yamunotri, perform pooja, take a holy dip at Yamunotri and take the same route to come back to Barkot.Overnight stay in hotel .

Day 04: Barkot – Uttarkashi:
After a relaxed breakfast, drive 100 Kms. to Uttarkashi. Check-in to hotel and have lunch. The evening is free to explore local area.Uttarkashi is situated on the banks of river Bhagirathi and is famous for its historical monuments, temples & ashrams. You may visit famous Vishwanath Temple and Nehru Institute of Mountaineering.Take dinner & stay overnight in hotel.

Day 05: Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Uttarkashi:
After breakfast leave for Gangotri via Gangnani, Harsil.On arrival at Gangotri take a holy dip in the sacred river, The Ganges. Perform pooja and relax for some time in the lovely surroundings.Drive back to Uttarkashi. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 06: Uttarkashi – Guptkashi:
After an early breakfast leave for Guptkashi. Take late lunch en-route.On the way see the heritage city of Tehri submerged in to the mighty waters of Holy River Ganges, due to the construction of Tehri Dam. Guptakashi is a city of colour, breathtaking scenery and incredible landscape. Visit Ardh Nareshwar Temple.Overnight stay in hotel. .
Day 07: Guptkashi – Gaurikund – Kedarnath:
After breakfast pick up your packed lunch and leave for Gaurikund (37 kms. drive). On arrival start your journey on the tough trek ahead.Take lunch en-route and reach Kedarnath by late afternoon. On arrival, check in to guest house. Enjoy pooja and darshan at the Shri Kedarnath ji. In the evening, visit Adi Shankaracharya Samadhi at the back of the temple.Dinner and overnight stay in guest house.
Day 08: Kedarnath – Gaurikund – Guptkashi / Pipalkoti:
After morning darshan, trek 15 Kms. & drive 164 Kms. to reach Pipalkoti if time permits. Otherwise spend the night at Guptakshi. Pipalkoti is a busy town cradled in the lap of lush green mountains and terraced fields.Over night stay in hotel.
.Day 09: Guptkashi / Pipalkoti – Badrinath:
After breakfast leave for Badrinath. Enjoy the beautiful drive through the thick medicinal forest. Relish your lunch en-route. Reach Badrinath by late afternoon and spend the evening at leisure.Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.

Day 10: Badrinath - Pipalkoti:
After morning Arti and Pooja, visit Mana the last Indian village before the Tibetan border and then drive 85 Kms. to reach Pipalkoti.Overnight stay in hotel at Pipalkoti.

Day 11: Pipalkoti – Haridwar:
After breakfast leave for Haridwar, and have lunch on the way. If time permits visit Devprayag (The confluence of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi), to become Ganga. Reach Haridwar in the evening and attend the Ganga Arti at Har ki Pauri.Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 12: Haridwar – Delhi:
After breakfast leave for Delhi and enjoy your afternoon meal on the way. The tour ends on arrival at Delhi from where you can proceed to your onward destination. .

 

Plan Your Holidays with us
Tour Booking Form

fields marked * are compulsory
Kindly take a few moments to fill up the form below enabling us to give you a detailed feedback on your request. Any information, even if tentative, will help us a lot in proper planning of your tour.
Name : * Email : *
Address : * People Travelling :*
Your Country : * Tentative Date of Travel : *  
Phone (prefix country code):* Tour Duration : *
Preferred Category :     
Please Send Your Tour Details : *
Travel Zone
Ganga Vihar Colony, Dhandu Pura Road Taj Ganj
Near Taj Parking, Shilp Gram Agra (U.P)
Phones - 0562 3219900, 2962131
Fax- 0562 2230552
Contact Person: Mr. Rajpal Singh Mob. +91 98977 03337, 93190 79221, 93192 17711
Email- info@travelzoneofindia.com, rajpalsingh51@yahoo.com
Website - www.travelzoneofindia.com
Privacy Policy | Terms & Condititon | Disclaimer All Rights Reserved © 2009 Travel Zone India interactive