Do Dham Yatra 2018
Do Dham Yatra Package 2018
The majestic Himalayas, the greatest of all ranges in the world are home to the Chardham. These shrines rest in the Middle Himalayas and are covered under snow for a significant part of the year. These places provide the perfect environment where the god and the transcendent seem to coexist. The Char Dhams are open for the general public from first week of May till November depending upon the weather conditions in the region.
Badrinath Temple : Badrinath is the most sacred Dham of India. This Dham was established by Adi Shankaracharya in the 9th century. The deity of Badrinath Temple is Lord Vishnu. It is built in the form of a cone with a small cupola of gilt bull and spire. The temple is divided into three parts - The Garbh Griha in which the idol of Lord Badrinath is seated in the inner part of this place and canopy covered with gold sheet. Second part is known as Darshan Mandap in which puja ceremonies are performed.
The temple also contains Garuda (vehicle of Lord Narayan) and Goddess Mahalaxmi. Devotees can see the idol of Lord Badrinath as Brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh, Hanuman, Kali or Guru, in what so ever form they wish to see the almighty, all pervading and all in one. The main door of temple is decorated with beautiful painting which is called as Singh Dwar. Lord Vishnu is seated in a position of Padma Asan. The temple remains closed during winter months as the region is prone to heavy snowfall.
Kedarnath Temple : Kedarnath Temple, probably the most sacred Hindu shrine located in the great Himalayas, is believed to be constructed by Sankaracharya. The temple is amongst the holiest pilgrimages for the devout Hindus. The temple at Kedarnath enshrining the Jyotirlingam of Shiva opens only 6 months a year (April-November) when the sun enters the zodiac sign of Aries and it is closed when the sun enters Scorpio. Kedar is that form of Lord Shiva which embodies a passion of love, death, hatred, mysticism and fear by his several forms.
According to the mythology, the idol placed in the temple is identified with the rump of a bull. In addition, the walls inside the temple are ornately carved with several images. Outside the temple door, a large statue of the Nandi Bull stands as guard. The temple has a "Garbha Griha" for worship and a Mandap, apt for assemblies of pilgrims and visitors. Kedarnath temple is one of the best known Shivasthalams in India and is considered to be one of the most sacred pilgrimage centers of the country.
Kedarnath - Badrinath Yatra (7 Nights/ 8 Days)
Day 01 : Delhi - Haridwar (230 kms / 6hrs)
Arrival Delhi Railway Station, Meet and Assist further drive to Hardwar, on the way lunch. Afterward drive to Haridwar transfer to your Hotel. Visit Har-ki-Pauri for Ganga Aarti in evening time. Come back to your hotel, Dinner and Night halt.
Day 02 : Haridwar - Rudraprayag (165kms / 6hr)
Morning visit Haridwar Local Sightseeing, later drive to Rudraprayg on the way visit Deoprayag. On Rudraprayag, Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 03 : Rudrprayag - Gaurikund (75kms / 3hr) - Kedarnath (14kms Trek)
Morning drive to Gaurikund, Trek set up from Gaurikund to Kedarnath (3584 mts) on foot or on by pony / Doli. Tour members should carry personal medicines, tolietteries, heavy woolen and clothes for an overnight halt at Kedarnath. Check in Hotel. Afterward visit Kedarnath Temple. Night stay.
Day 04 : Kedarnath - Rudraprayag (75kms / 3hr / (14kms Trek))
In the early hours morning, pilgrims after Darshan of Kedarnath Temple. Come back to Gaurikund and Drive straight to Rudrprayag. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 05 : Rudraprayag - Badrinath (165kms / 7hr)
Drive to Badrinath via Joshimath. Check in Hotel. Afterward at evening time visit Badrinath Temple for Aarti. Overnight stay.
Day 06 : Badrinath - Rudraprayag (165kms / 7hr)
In the early hours morning, pilgrims after having a bath in the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal. There are other interesting sightseeing spot like Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, Charanpaduka, Mana, Bhimkund and the "Mukh" of the Saraswati River. Afterward drive back to rudraprayag. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay at Joshimath.
Day 07 : Rudraprayag - Haridwar (165kms / 7hr)
In the early hours morning, visit Rudraprayag. visit Rishikesh local sightseeing. After Lunch, drive to Haridwar. Check in Hotel Later, Drive back to haridwar. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 08 : Haridwar- Delhi (230 km / 7hr)
Morning, after Lunch, drive to Delhi. Morning Haridwar Local Sightseeing . And Drop Delhi.