Chardham Tour is what one needs to get a break from their routine life and explore the inner sprituality. Your Chardham Tour itinerary will take you on an exciting sightseeing tour of Badrinath, Rudraprayag, Kedarnath.
Arrival Delhi railroad station , Meet & Assist further drive to Haridwar. Later drive to Haridwar transfer to your Hotel. Visit Har-ki-Pauri for Ganga Aarti in evening. Back to your hotel, Night halt.
Haridwar: Haridwar, lying at the feet of Shiva's hills, i.e., Shivaliks, within the Haridwar district of Uttaranchal Pradesh, may be a doorway. Suryavanshi prince Bhagirath performed penance here to salvage the souls of his ancestors who had perished thanks to the curse of sage Kapila. The penance was answered and therefore the river Ganga trickled forth forms Lord Shiva's locks and its bountiful water revived the sixty thousand sons of king Sagara. within the traditional of Bhagirath, devout Hindus substitute the sacred waters here, praying for salvation of their departed elder. it's doorway to the sources of the Ganga and therefore the Yamuna, 3000 to 4500 meters up into the snowy ranges of the central Himalayas. The 'Aarti' worship of the Ganga after sunset and therefore the floating 'dia' (lamp) may be a moving ritual.
Temples & Sight Seeing – Har-ki-Pauri, Chandi Devi & Mansa Devi Temple, Daksha Mahadev Temple, Bilkeshwar Mahadev, Anandmai Ashram, Pawan Dham, Bhooma Niketan, Vaishno Devi Temple, Doodhadhari Temple & Bharat Mata Mandir.
Morning visit Haridwar Local Sight Seeing, later drive to Rudraprayag enroute visit Deoprayag. sign up Hotel, night halt.
Rudraprayag: it's the confluence of river Mandakini and river Alaknanda. Temples: Rudranath and Chamunda Devi, Koteshwar Temple (3 Kms).
Morning drive to Gaurikund, Trek start from Gaurikund to Kedarnath (3584 mts) on foot or on by pony / Doli. Tour members should carry personal medicines, heavy woolen, toiletries and garments for an overnight halt at Kedarnath. sign up Hotel. Later visit Kedarnath Temple. Night halt.
Gaurikund: At a distance of 5kms from Sonprayag and at an altitude of 1982 meters., one can take bath within the predicament pond here and visit the Gauri Temple. this is often the place where Goddess Parvathi meditated to achieve Lord Shiva. it's the bottom for a trek to Kedarnath. Kedarnath: The Kedarnath shrine, one among the 12 jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, may be a scenic spot situated, against the backdrop of the majestic Kedarnath range. Kedar is another name of Lord Shiva, the protector and therefore the destroyer. consistent with legend, the Pandavas after having won over the Kaurava within the Kurukshetra war, felt guilty of getting killed their own brothers and sought the blessings of Lord Shiva for redemption. He eluded them repeatedly and while fleeing took refuge at Kedarnath within the sort of a bull. On being followed he dived into the bottom , leaving his hump on the surface. The r! emaining portions of Lord Shiva appeared at four other places and are worshipped there as his manifestations. The arms appeared at Tungnath, the face at Rudranath, the belly at Madhmaheshwar and his locks (hair) with head at Kalpeshwar. Kedarnath and therefore the four above-mentioned shrines are treated as Panch Kedar.
Early morning, after Temple Darshan trek right down to Gaurikund. Later, drive to Rudraprayag via Guptkashi. sign up Hotel at Rudraprayag. Night Halt.
Drive to Badrinath via Joshimath. sign up Hotel. Later at evening visit Badrinath Temple for Aarti. Overnight stay. Badrinath one among the 'Four Dhams' is one among the foremost celebrated pilgrimage spots of the country and is situated at an elevation of three ,133 meters, guarded on either side by the 2 mountain ranges referred to as Nar & Narayan with the towering Neelkanth Peak providing a splendid backdrop. This revered spot was once carpeted with wild berries. Thus the place got the name "Badri van", meaning "forest of berries".
Tapt Kund : Natural thermal springs on the bank of the river Alaknanda, where it's customary to wash before entering the Badrinath temple.
Narad Kund : A recess within the river, near Tapt Kund, forming a pool from where the Badrinath idol was recovered.
Brahama Kapal : A flat platform on the bank of river Alaknanda. Hindus perform proppitiating rites for his or her deceased ancestors.
Sheshnetra : 1.5kms. away may be a boulder having an impact of the legendary serpent, better referred to as the Sheshnag's eye.
Charanpaduka : 3kms. away may be a beautiful meadow where the footprint of Lord Vishnu is seen on a boulder.
Mata Murty Temple : dedicated to the mother of Sri Badrinathji. Other important temples include Sesh Netra Temple, Urvashi Temple and Charanpaduka.
Mana Village : Inhabited by an Indo-Mongolian tribe, it's the last Indian village before Tibet.
Vasundhara : because the name suggests, vasundhara may be a magnificent water fall. This place is 5 kms. from Badrinath out of which 2 kms. is motorable upto Mana.
Bhim Pul : On the opposite side of Mana village, a huge 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 possess been placed there by Bhim, the second eldest among the five Pandava brothers.
Vyas Gufa (cave) : Near Mana Village, this is often a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is believed to possess composed the Mahabharata and therefore the pauranic commentaries.
Early morning, pilgrims after having a shower within the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal. Brahamakapal is critical for Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). There are other interesting sightseeing spot like Mana, Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, Charanpaduka, Bhimkund and therefore the "Mukh" of the Saraswati River. Just within the three kms of Badrinathjee. Later repel to Joshimath/Kirtinagar. Check-in Hotel. Overnight occupy Joshimath/Kirtinagar.
Joshimath is situated on the slopes above the confluence of Alaknanda and Dhauliganga. Of the four 'Maths' established by Adi Shankaracharya, Joshimath is within the Badrinath to Joshimath and installed within the temple for people to worship. There are many temples within the township most vital is that the temple of Nir Singh in commotion of Lord Vishnu. The left arm of this deity is with time and therefore the refore the popular belief holds that the day the arm completely withers Badrinath valley will cease to exist and the Gods will transfer the residence into the neighbouring Niti Valley at Bhavishya Badri. Joshimath is connected by regular bus company to Rishikesh, Haridwar, Badrinath and lots of other centres within the region
Early morning, visit Narsingh Temple & Shankracharaya Math. Later, repel to Rishikesh. Check-in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Rishikesh, the 'place of sages' may be a celebrated spiritual town on the bank of Ganga and is surrounded by Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. it's said that when Raibhya Rishi did hard penances, God appeared by the name of " Hrishikesh " and this area hence firth came to be referred to as Rishikesh. Temples & Sight Seeing – Laxman Jhulla, Ram Jhulla, Triveni Ghat, Bharat Mandir, Shivananda Ashram, Parmarth Ashram.
Morning, visit Rishikesh Local Sightseeing & Temples. Later repel to Delhi. On Arr. Delhi, transfer to railroad station / Airport. Tour Terminate.