Pilgrimage Tours in India
Our tour representative will meet you at the Railway station/airport/home. Later on drive to holy city of Haridwar. Check in to the hotel in Haridwar. In Evening, visit Har-ki-Pauri for Ganga Aarti, it's a great spiritual experience. In evening return back to the hotel for dinner. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Morning breakfast followed by a scenic drive to Barkot via Dehradun and Mussoorie. On your way, visit Sahastradhara, Mall Road, Gun Hill & Kempty Fall. Later drive on to Barkot. Check into the hotel. Dinner followed by an overnight stay at the hotel in Barkot. Day free for leisure activities. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Morning breakfast at the hotel, later on drive towards Janki Chatti. This place is the beginning for trekking to Yamunotri (6 km one way) either by walk or by horse or by Doli at your own cost. At Yamunotri, you can cook rice by packing in a cloth and dipping it in the hot water of the tapt kund. Pilgrims can take this cooked rice home as "Prasad". You can also perform puja to Divya Shila. Return back to Jankichatti after darshan of Yamunaji by trek. Later return back to Barkot by car. Dinner followed by an overnight stay will be at Barcot.
Enjoy healthy breakfast in the morning, we will proceed to Harsil - one the most stunning valleys in the world. On the way, visit Gangapani for hot water spring dip. Overnight stay will be at the The Chardham Camp, Harsil.
Breakfast at the hotel followed by a drive towards Gangotri, enroute you can enjoy picturesque Harsil village, Bhagirathi River and the magnificent views of the Himalayas. After Gangotri Temple visit, you will return to Uttarkashi. Dinner and Overnight stay at Uttarkashi.
Morning breakfast, check out from hotel and transfer to Guptkashi. Enroute sightseeing includes a visit to Tehri Lake. Have a glimpse of magnificent Mandakini River. Check in to the hotel at arrival. Dinner at the hotel followed by an overnight stay at Guptkashi.
Early morning drive to Gaurikund at 4 AM and start your trek to Kedarnath either by walk or by horse or by Doli at your own cost. Later on visit Kedarnath temple and return to Gaurkund by trek. Dinner will at the hotel followed by an overnight stay at Guptkashi.
After morning breakfast, we proceed to Joshimath (160 Kms / 5-6 hrs), one of the most visited towns for pilgrims going further for darshan. Enjoy the beautiful sight of medicinal forest. On arrival, check in to your Chardham camp. Evening is free for you to explore Joshimath on your own. Overnight stay will be at The Chardham Camp, Joshimath.
After breakfast, we proceed to Badrinath. On arrival take holy Darshan and spend time visiting Mana Village. We return to Joshimath in the evening. Overnight at The Chardham Camp, Joshimath.
After breakfast, we proceed to Rishikesh (274 Kms/ 8-9 hrs). Rest of the day will be at leisure. Overnight stay will be in Rishikesh.
Rishikesh - Delhi
After a leisurely breakfast you will be transferred to New Delhi. (234 Kms / 6 hrs). Cherish memories of Char dham yatra package.
Nestled in the lap of the great Himalayas, the 4 pilgrimage destinations namely Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath are collectively known as Chardham. With Swan tour’s best Chardham tour packages, one can visit all four shrines in a hassle-free and planned manner. Book Chardham travel packages from Haridwar, Delhi or Dehradun. You can even customize these packages as per your ease with transport facilities such as cab, taxi, bus, helicopters. Our Chardham tour packages include accommodation options in the best Chardham hotels.
Best time to visit Chardham
The best time to visit all the 4 dhams is between the months of April and June. Due to high altitude location, Chardham gets covered with snow in the winter season and all the temples get closed during this time of the year. You should check the Chardham opening and closing dates and the detailed information about Chardham weather before planning your visit.
The summer season is most suitable for visiting Chardham. Kedarnath and Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri are located at a higher altitude and it is recommended that you carry warm clothes even during the summer season. Temperatures during this time of the year fluctuate between 25 to 30 degrees. You can visit our website to check Chardham tour packages during this period.
Travel Tips for Char Dham
Here are some important travel tips for Char Dham Yatra listed below that will prove to be successful in your Char Dham yatra tour for 2021:
- Carry a first aid box and all the important medicine with you. Due to the high altitude location, traveling can be extremely challenging and can make anyone sick. Moreover, there is limited availability of medical care centers and therefore it is recommended to carry your own medicine
- Carry packaged food and ready-to-eat meals which keep you energized and healthy. You will get extremely tired as the journey to Char Dham is so long, therefore it is advisable to load up on dry fruits and packaged items
- In the entire journey of Chardham, you may not be able to get internet facilities anywhere. It is good to carry a local phone and get a local SIM card as it will ensure that your phone is connected well to anywhere you go
- Carry enough cash along with your credit or debit card because there is less ATM available
- Carry heavy woolen clothes and other items like socks, mufflers in order to keep yourself warm as the nights may get cold
- Lastly, it is advisable to start your physical training exercises at least a month prior to the commencement of your Chardham yatra
One can also book Chardham tour packages to Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath or extend your travel by visiting nearby destinations like Haridwar, Auli, Chopta, Mussoorie etc. Choose the best luxury or budget Chardham tour packages as per cost and means of transport or get it customized as per your preferences. At Swan Tours, our aim is to provide our customers a safe and hassle-free trip to Chardham. We also provide customized packages from various cities in India. Contact us today for advance bookings or in case of any query.