Delhi – Haridwar [approx 5hrs 30min/219km]: upon arrival at Delhi airport or Delhi or Haridwar railway station; our special vehicle will pick you up & proceed Haridwar. Arrival at Haridwar. Check in to the hotel. Get freshen up. Evening visit:
Evening attend Ganga Aarati.
Overnight stay at Haridwar.
Haridwar – Barkot
Haridwar – Barkot [approx 7hrs/176km] HT: 1352 MTS.: After breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to visit:
Main temple and Ghats of Haridwar.
Later proceed to 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. Visit:
Main temples and Ghats of Rishikesh.
Later Drive to Barkot via Mussoorie, Enroute visit:
Kempty fall (Suggestible to have your lunch at Kempty fall as further no good restaurants are available before Badkot).
Later drive straight to Barkot, transfer to your Hotel. Rest of the day is free to relax and store your energy for the Pahad (hiII) Yatra of Yamunotri the next day.
Overnight stay at Barkot.
Barkot Weather – Generally pleasant in summer, the temperature ranges from 25-30 degree Celsius, Winter: The Days are pleasantly cool but the nights are cold, temp ranges from 10 deg to 05 deg.
Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot
Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot [approx 36km drive & 05 Km Trek – one side]: HT: 3291 MTS: Early morning, Drive to Jankichatti/Phoolchatti, trek start from here to Yamunotri (6kms). Either by walk or by horse or by Doli at own cost. The trek passes through lush green valley, a profusion of conifers, rhododendrons, cacti and several species of Himalayan shrubs.
Overnight stay at Barkot.
Barkot – Uttarkashi
Barkot – Uttarkashi [approx 3hrs/82km] HT: 1352 MTS.: After breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to Uttarkashi. Visit:
Vishwanath Temple & Others.
Arrival at Uttarkashi. Check in to the Hotel. Get freshen up Rest day at leisure.
Overnight stay at Uttarkashi.
Uttarkashi Weather – Generally hot in summer, the temperature ranges from 30-35 degree Celsius but nights is pleasant, Cold in winters.
Uttarkashi – Gangotri
Uttarkashi – Gangotri [approx 4hrs/100km] HT: 3048 MTS.: Early morning drive to Gangotri, Enroute:
Gangnani take a holy dip in Garam Kund, further drive to Gangotri via beautiful Harsil Valley. Harsil is famous for its nature beauty and for the majestic views of the Deodar trees, and mountains.
On arrival at Shree Gangotri, take a holy dip in the sacred river Ganges which is also called Bhagirathi at its origin. Perform Pooja and Darshan, after that relax for some time in the lovely surroundings. Return back to Uttarkashi.
Overnight stay at Gangotri / Uttarkashi.
Uttarkashi – Sonprayag
Uttarkashi – Sonprayag [approx 8hrs/223km]: After breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to Sonprayag via Moolgarh & Lambgoan.
Enroute you can see the beautiful river Mandakini at Tilwara. The Mandakini River comes from Kedarnath, drive alongside the river to reach Sonprayag.
On arrival check in at the hotel. Get freshen up.
Overnight stay at Sonprayag.
Sonprayag – Kedarnath
Sonprayag – Kedarnath [approx 14km Trek]: Morning after breakfast departure for Kedarnath dham. Enjoy Kedanrath Darshan & back your hotel.
Overnight stay at Kedarnath.
By Helicopter: Morning our driver will transfer you your pre book Helipad. You can inform driver about your arrival time whether it will by helicopter or by trek, so that Driver will be there to pick you up.
(Note: helicopter ticket is not included in this package).
By Trek: Morning our driver will drop you at Sonprayag then you have to take local jeep for Gaurikund & then your trek strat for kedarnath ji. After darshan you follow same & back to Sonpraag. There is big parking issue so driver will back tp other palace if his contact no. in not working then you have to arrange other taxi or wait for your driver.
Kedarnath – Sonprayag – Guptkashi
Kedarnath – Sonprayag [approx 14kms Trek & 30kms by road] – Sonprayag – Guptkashi [approx 1hrs 30min/30km]: Early morning you get up before dawn and after taking bath you are at the temple by 4:45 am for the ‘Abhishek’ to Kedarnath Shiva. Everyone can go inside Garbha Griha and touch the idol. You can also prostrate with your head touching the deity etc. After Temple Darshan trek down to Sonprayag. Further drive to Guptkashi. On arrival Check In at the Hotel, evening visit:
Ardh Narishwar Temple.
Overnight stay at Guptkashi.
Guptkashi – Badrinath
Guptkashi – Badrinath [approx 7hrs/187km] HT: 3133 MTS.: After breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to Badrinath. Arrival at Badrinath. Check in to the hotel. Pilgrims after having a bath in the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal & Aarti in evening. Brahamakapal is significant for Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). There are other interesting sightseeing spot like Mana, Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, Charanpaduka, Bhimkund and the “Mukh” of the Saraswati River. Just within the three kms of Badrinathjee.
Overnight stay at Badrinath.
Mana Village: Inhabited by an Indo-Mongolian tribe, it is the last Indian village before Tibet.
Vasundhara: As the name suggests, vasundhara is a magnificent water fall. This place is 5 kms from Badrinath out of which 2 kms is motorable upto Mana.
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.
Badrinath Weather: The average maximum temperature will be around 18° Celsius and the average minimum is 8° Celsius. Warm and woolen clothes are hence required for a stay in Badrinath throughout the year. Winter in Badrinath is often accompanied by snow falls. Winter is very chilly with an average temperature of 5° Celsius. Due to the extreme climatic conditions, this time is usually closed for tourists.
Badrinath – Auli
Badrinath – Auli [approx 2hrs/54km]: After breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to visit :
Chattrakund - the sweet water lake. [Chattrakund is a little lake situated at a rise of 3300 meters above sea level. To achieve this lake, you should trek around 04 kilometers from Auli. The entire trek and afterward this enchanting lake is quite sentimental]
After lunch proceed to a locally guided trek to Lake Valentine. The trek passes through the thick pine forest giving a picturesque view of Helen Valley.
In the evening enjoy Sunset on Nanda Devi.
Overnight stay at Auli.
Auli – Rudraprayag – Kirtinagar/Srinagar
Auli – Rudraprayag [approx 5hrs/123km] – Kirtinagar [approx 2hrs/39km]: 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 sightseeing spot like:
Mana, Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, Charanpaduka, Bhimkund and the “Mukh” of the Saraswati River. Just within the three kms of Badrinathjee.
Later drive back to Rudraprayag / Kirtinagar / srinagar via Joshimath. Check in Hotel. Get freshen up.
Overnight stay at Kirtinagar / Srinagar.
Kirtinagar / Srinagar / Rudraprayag – Delhi
Kirtinagar / Srinagar / Rudraprayag – Delhi [approx 9hrs/342km]: After breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to Delhi railway station or airport to board the train or flight for hometown.
Hotel accommodation as per package same or similar hotels.
Meal Plan: AP [Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner]
1 litre water bottle per person per day
Transfers and sightseeing by Ac vehicle [Ac will not work on hills]
All toll tax, parking, fuel and driver allowances.
All applicable hotel and transport taxes.
Anything not mentioned under ‘Package Inclusions’
All personal expenses, optional tours and extra meals.
Medical and travel insurance.
Any kind of entry fees anywhere if not mentioned in including.
Tips, travel insurance, medical insurance, laundry charges, liquors, mineral water, telephone charges.