Char Dham Yatra Your Encounter with Gods
Char Dham Yatra Kedarnath , Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamnotri
Fixed Departure Tours 2018
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|Group No.||Month of Operation||Date of Fixed Departure|
|01, 02,03, 04||May||4th , 21th, 28th|
|05, 06, 07,08||June||4th , 11th , 28th, 25th|
|9, 10,11,||September||3rd , 10th , 17th, 24th|
|12, 13,14||October||1st , 8th , 15th, 22nd, 29th|
|Day||From/To||Detailed Program of the Day||Highlights of the Day|
|Day 00||ARRIVE RISHIKESH||Arrive Haridwar/Rishikesh. Met upon arrival and transfer to hotel . Evening visit the Ghat’s s to encounter evening Ghat life as well as special Arti “The Prayer dedicated to Goddess Ganges” ” the town of ashrams and temples, Ghats and pilgrims, mountains and the holy Ganges. When global orange sun suspended, waits low amid the red/yellow streaked horizon, then all these combine to give this town a very special evening. The temple bells roar, priests enchant mantras. Immersed in sublimation stand the pilgrims. Cupped leaves, with saffron marigold petals and a small candle flame, flickering ride the current of water of wisdom. Suddenly the sky darkens, spreading a blanket of stillness. Everything stops, except the sound of current, which has just sunk the tiny flames of cupped leaves, few minutes back. After experiencing above we trace ours steps back to the hotel. One can have dinner at famous Chotiwala restaurant. Dinner and overnight hotel.Registration & other formalities for the yatra.||
|Day 01||RISHIKESH / MUSSORIE / SAYANNACHATTI DRIVE 8-9 HRS. OVERNIGHT HOTEL.||Morning drive to Sayana chatti. We stop at Mussorie for a while. After a short stopover at Mussorie drive to Sayanachatti/Barkot. The Entire drive is along the Yamuna river today. Arrive Sayana chatti and transfer to hotel for Dinner and overnight stay.|
|Day 02|| RISHIKESH / MUSSORIE / SAYANNACHATTI DRIVE
|Morning take a local jeep from Sayana chatti to Jankichatti ( Half way ) arrive Jankichatti and commence trek/pony to Yamnotri , the source of Yamnuna, the second most important life giving river in India. After Darshan & Puja trek/ pony to Janki chatti. Arrive and take Jeep back to the hotel. Overnight hotel|
|Day 03||SAYANNACHATTI / UTTERKASHI. DRIVE 5-6 HRS. OVENRIGHT HOTEL||Morning after breakfast drive to Utterkashi. . AriveUtterkashi. Visit to famous Vishwanath temple. Check in to the hotel . late evening visit the market of the hill town. Overnight hotel.||
|Day 04||UTTERKASHI/GANGOTRI / UTTERKASHI DRIVE 7-8 HRS. OVERNIGHT HOTEL||Morning after breakfast drive to Gangotri. Enroute we stop to explore Harshil valley and hot springs of Ganganani. Arrive Gangotri and visit the temple Darshan. After visiting the famous fall, Overnight hotel.||
|Day 05||UTERKASHI/ RUDRAPRAYAG / GUPTAKASHIDRIVE 7-8 HRS.||Morning after breakfast drive to Guptakashi. Enroute stop at Devprayag, Rudra prayag. Arrive Gupta Kashi and transfer to hotel. Evening visit the Gupta Kashi Temple, the kashi (invisible) for Gods. Overnight hotel.|
|Day 06|| GUPTAKASHI / GAURIKUND DRIVE :
KEDARNATH TREK / PONY
|Morning after breakfast drive to Gaurikund . Arrive Gaurikund and commence trek /pony to Kedarnath. Arrive and transfer to Hotel Evening visit the temple for Darshan. Overnight hotel.One can also take the Helicopter ride uptoKedarnath .|
|Day 07|| KEDARNATH / GAURIKUND /RUDRAPRAYAG.
TREK 4-5 HRS. DRIVE:3HRS.
| After morning puja trek down to Gaurikund. After lunch break and refreshing bath at Gaurikund hot springs we drive to Rudra Prayag. Time Permitting Visit to Trijuginarayan, the famous remote temple, venue of Lord Shiva – parvati marriage. Arrive Rudraprayag and check into hotel for overnigt stay .
One can also take the Helicopter ride from Kedarnath to Sita pur/ GuptaKashi.
|Day 08|| RUDRAPRAYAG / BADRINATH.
DRIVE 7-8 HRS.
|Morning drive to Badrinath. The entire drive up to Joshimath is along the Alaknanda river. We stop at Joshimath for some time. Later we drive to Badrinath. Arrive Badrinath and check in to hotel. Evening visit the Badrinath temple. Overnight hotel.||
|Day 09||BADRINATH /MANA /JOSHIAMTH/AULI
|Early morning Puja and darshan of Badrinath Jee. Enjoy the sunrise on Neelkanth peak above the Badrinath temple. Morning darshan of the Lord Badrinath. After breakfast visit to mana, the last village on Indo Tibetan Border. Explore the area and drive back Badrinath & to Joshimath. Arrive and take the rope way to Auli. Arrive Auli and check into hotel .remaining day free to Explore . Dinner and overnight hotel.||
RUDRAPRAYAG / DEVPRAYAG / RISHIKESH
One can stay overnight or drive/take train for Delhi.One can also try River Rafting on the Ganga, from Brahmpuri to Rishikesh (11 Kms) on heavy discounted rates.
The Fixed Departure trips are inclusive of:
- Twin / Triple sharing accommodation in best available hotels during the entire trip.
(As we give round the year business to the hotels we get very good Discounted rates which are finally passed on to the clients, as we calculate the cost of the treks on discounted rates.)
- Transportation with well-kept vehicles & handpicked drivers from Rishikesh to Rishikesh..
(We have a fleet of our own with brand new Cars, Toyota Jeeps & mini buses, with handpicked drivers who have been trained to drive westerners on mountain roads).
- Services of English speaking professional tour guide during the entire trip.
(All our Guides & staff are from this area only and know the area very well. All Guides and staff have done First Aid and CPR courses )
- All tourist taxes during the travel.
- Visit to all important temples and places during the entire trip.
- All meals hygienically cooked and served by our specially trained staff.
(We emphasize a lot on food and all our cooks are specially trained to provide hygienic food). Only in packages with meals options.
Cost in Fixed Departures does not Include:
- Items of personal nature e.g. table drinks, telephones, laundry, insurance, medical services and services in unforeseen circumstances.
- Riding ponies on trek & Helicopter services ( Can be arranged on actual by the guide on the trip)
- Any other trip other than specified above.
- Accommodation in Rishikesh before or after the trip.
- Travel to & from Rishikesh.
- Portage / Baggage handling at destinations ( Our guides can arrange the same with nominal payments)
The Fixed Departure Cost are :
- Subject to Government service taxes which are 9% at present.
- Non commissionable.
Children Policy :
Children up to 5 years in the same room not taking the seat in vehicle are free of cost.
Children from 06 tp 09 years in the same room taking the full seat in the vehicle are less 40% of the cost.
Children from 10 & Above with Extra bed and full seat in the bus are less 30% of the normal cost.
To ensure smooth & personalized services, all our Fixed departure trips are with minimum 06 – 20 persons in each group.