Chardham Yatra 2020

{11 Nights & 12 Days}

Greeting from: – DHANVI TOURS AND TRAVELS!!

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Day 01: Delhi – Haridwar (220Kms / 6-7hr) 
Arrive at Delhi Airport/ Railway Station and Drive to Haridwar. Check into the hotel reach in Haridwar. Evening Ganga aarti at Har Ki Pauri.

 Overnight Stay at the Haridwar.

Day 02: Haridwar – Barkot (210kms/7-8hr) 

Barkot via Mussoorie, on the way visit Kempty Fall in Mussoorie. Later drive straight to Barkot. Check into the hotel arrival in Barkot.

Barkot Weather – Generally agreeable 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.

 Overnight Stay at the Barkot.

 Day 03: Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot {36kms drive & 5 kms Trek (one side)

Early morning after breakfast (packed breakfast), move to Jankichatti / Phoolchatti & star trek from here to Yamunotri (6kms) (Either by walk or by horse or by Doli at own cost). After taking bath in Jamunabai Kund’s warm water and having “Darshan” of “Yamunaji” back to Jankichatti by trek. Later moving towards Barkot,

 Yamunotri Temple: Maharani Gularia of Jaipur constructed the temple in the 19th Century. It was destroyed twice in the present century and rebuilt again. At Yamunotri, One can cook rice by packing it in a cloth and dipping it in the hot water of the Tapt kund. Pilgrims take this cooked rice home as “Prasad”. Here near the temple “Pooja” can be offered to Divya Shila.

Surya Kund: There are a Number of thermal springs near temple, which flows into numerous pools. The most significant of these is Surya Kund.

Yamunotri Weather – In summer the maximum temp is 18 degrees and the minimum is 10 degrees Celsius. The days are pleasantly cool but the nights are cold.

 Overnight Stay at the Barkot.

Day 04: Barkot – Uttarkashi (100kms/4hr)

Morning after breakfast, move to Uttarkashi. Check into the hotel reached in Uttarkashi. Visit Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Uttarkashi.

Uttarkashi is home to a number of ashrams, temples. The name of the town reflects its similarity to and location (as north of) the city of Kashi (Varanasi). Similar to Varanasi, town of Uttarkashi is also situated on the banks of River Ganga.

Vishwanath temple – Vishwanath temple is one of the oldest Shiva temples in Northern India. Re-built in 1857 by Maharani Khaneti Devi of Tehri State in the ancient architectural style. It is situated at the heart of the town. A heavy iron trident, symbolic of divine mother’s, is erected and worshiped from time immemorial at the temple complex. Ganeshji, Sakshi Gopal, Markandeya Rishi’s small shrines are also part of the temple complex. Akhand Jyoti as well as Akhand Abhishek, special aarti at morning and evening are offered. As per Skunda Puran, Uttarkashi is known as ‘Saumya Varanasi’, the abode of Lord Shiva in Kaliyug and counted as one of the twelve Jyotirlingas.

Shakti temple – Right in front of the Vishwanath temple is Shakti temple. It has a big ‘Trishul (Trident)’ of about 6 meters in height and a circumference of 90 cms. at bottom. Though there are different views about the making of this, the upper part of it seems to be made up of iron and the lower one is of copper. As per the epics this Shakti was thrown on the devils by the Goddess Durga (Shakti), hence it gets its name. Since then this Shakti is erected over here.

Uttarkashi Weather – Generally hot in summer, the temperature ranges from 30-35 degree Celsius but nights is pleasant, cold in winters.

 Overnight Stay at the Uttarkashi.

 Day 05: Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Uttarkashi (100kms/3-4 each side) 

Early morning (packed breakfast) move to Gangotri, on the way at Gangotri take a sacred 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 rest for some time in the lovely surroundings. Later get back to Uttarkashi.

Gangotri Temple: The temple was built by the Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa in the 18th Century, is situated on the right bank of Bhagirathi.

Gangotri Weather – The maximum temperature during summer can go up to 20° Celsius. Summer nights can get cooler with a minimum temperature of 10° Celsius. Light woolen clothes are required while visiting Gangotri during summer. Winter season is very chilly in Gangotri. Gangotri will be covered in sheets of snow during winter. Pilgrim centres remains closed throughout winter due to massive snow falls.

Overnight Stay at the Uttakashi.

 Day 06: Uttarkashi – Guptkashi (220kms/8-9hr) 

Morning after breakfast, move to Guptkashi via Moolgarh & Lambgoan. On the way you can see the beautiful river Mandakini at Tilwara. The Mandakini River comes from Kedarnath, drive alongside the river to reach Guptakashi, visit Ardh Narishwar Temple in Guptakashi. Check into the hotel arrival in Guptakashi. Stay

Guptakashi:- The name Gupt Kashi means “Hidden Benares. Mythology describes how when the Pandava brothers were searching for a glimpse of Shiva, Shivji first concealed himself at Guptkashi, but later fled from them further up the valley to Kedarnath, where the Pandavas finally got their wish fulfilled. There are more tangible relations as well-the Kedarnath pandas (priests) live in Guptkashi during the winter months, and after the Kedarnath temple closes for the winter, the image of Kedarnath passes through Gupt Kashi on its way to Ukhimath (across the valley), where it stays for the winter.

Guptkashi Weather – Agreeable in summer, the temperature ranges from 25-30 degree Celsius. Cold in winters.

 Overnight Stay at the Guptkashi.

Day 07: Guptkashi – Kedarnath (30kms by road & 19kms Trek one way)  

Early morning after breakfast departure for Kedarnath dham. Enjoy Kedarnath Darshan. Stay overnight at Kedarnath.

By Helicopter: Morning our driver will drop you your prebook 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 transfer you at Sonprayag then you have to take local jeep for Gaurikund & then your trek start for kedarnath ji. After darshan you follow same & return to Sonpraag. There is big parking issue so driver will back to other palace if his contact no. in not working then you have to arrange other taxi or wait for your driver.

Kedarnath: The Kedarnath shrine, one of the 12 jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, is a scenic spot situated, against the backdrop of the majestic Kedarnath range. Kedar is another name of Lord Shiva. According to legend, the Pandavas after having won over the Kaurava in the Kurukshetra war, feel guilty of having killed their own brothers and sought the blessings of Lord Shiva for ransom. He eluded them repeatedly and while fleeing took refuge at Kedarnath in the form of a bull. On being followed he dived into the ground, leaving his hump on the surface.

Kedarnath Weather – Due to its high elevation the weather in Kedarnath remains cold for most part of the year. Summer here is cool and agreeable while winter is severe. During summer season the temperature varies around 20°Celsius. Light woolen wear is recommended. Winter season in Kedarnath is severe with mercury falling to as low as 0°Celsius. During this time the place experiences snowfall as well. Due to the extreme chilly climatic conditions, this time is usually avoided by tourists.

 Day 08: Kedarnath- Guptkashi

Morning after darshan, return to Guptkashi, by Track or helicopter.

 Overnight Stay at the Guptkashi

 Day 09: Guptkashi – Badrinath (160kms/7hr)

Morning after breakfast, move to Badrinath. Check in to the hotel arrival in Badrinath.  Pilgrims after having a bath in the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal & Aarti in evening. Brahamakapal is important 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.

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 and beautiful water fall. This place is 5 kms. from Badrinath out of which 2 kms. is motor able up to Mana.

Bhim Pul: On the other side of Mana village, a heavy 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): Nearly Mana Village, this is a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is believed to have appeared the Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries.

Badrinath Weather: The 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 chilly climatic conditions of weather, this time is usually closed for tourists.

Overnight Stay at the Badrinath.

 Day 10: Badrinath – Joshimath – Srinagar (180kms/7hr)

Morning after breakfast, moving for Srinagar.

Srinagar Weather – Generally hot in summer, the temperature ranges from 35-40 degree Celsius, winter: The Days are pleasantly cool but the nights are cold, temp average from 20 deg to 05 deg.

Overnight Stay at the Srinagar

Day 11: Srinagar – Haridwar (165kms/5-6hr)

After morning breakfast, moving for Haridwar via Rishikesh. Rishikesh ‘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. Check in Hotel. Later visit Rishikesh Temples & Sight Seeing – Laxman Jhulla, Ram Jhulla.

Rishikesh: Named after the Lord Vishnu, Rishikesh is a spiritual city for Hindus. Located in the foothills of the Himalaya in northern India it is also known as the yoga centre of the world and is home to many world renowned ashrams. Rishikesh styles itself as the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’, with masses of ashrams and all kinds of yoga and meditation classes. The fast-flowing Ganges is surrounded by forested hills inside the city. Apart from temples and ashrams Rishikesh is now a popular white-water rafting centre, backpacker hang-out, and gateway to treks in the Himalaya.

Overnight Stay at the Haridwar

Day 12: Haridwar – Delhi (220Kms / 6-7hr) 
After morning breakfast, moving for Delhi. Dropping at Delhi airport /Railway station.

Note: Child Complementary 5 Years Below.

and between 6 year to 12-year-old child 80% Charge. with seat 

Package Inclusions

  • Meeting and assistance on arrival.
  • Daily fixed Menu breakfast & dinner.
  • Air-conditioned Vehicle for sightseeing and excursions.
  • Driver Bata, Toll tax and parking.
  • AC will not work in hill area (after Haridwar).

 

 

COST EXCLUDE

  • Air fare / train fare.
  • Coolie / porter charges.
  • Camera charges.
  • Donations at temples.
  • Extended stay or travelling due to any reason.
  • Any meals other then those specified in Tour Cost Includes.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
  • Any other item not specified in ‘Tour cost includes.
  • Guide & Entrance fees during sightseeing

Cost Exclude

1. Air Fare/Train fare.

2. Personal Expenses such as Laundry, telephone calls, tips & gratuity. Mineral/soft/hard drinks.

3. Camera fees, Guide / tour escort charges & Entrance Fees.

4. Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances, etc (to be borne by the client, which is directly payable on the spot).

5. Service Tax, Insurance.

6. Anything which is not include in the inclusion.

Hotel Details

Destination

Hotel Name

Meal Plan

Night

HARIDWAR

HOTEL CITY PARK / SIMILAR

BREAKFAST & DINNER

02 N

BARKOT

HOTEL KUMAR RESIDENCE /

HOTEL DIVYA RAJ / SIMILAR

BREAKFAST & DINNER

02 N

UTTARKASHI

HOTEL APEX HERITAGE / SIMILAR

BREAKFAST & DINNER

02 N

GUPTKSHI

HOTEL TRIDEV/ SIMILAR

BREAKFAST & DINNER

02 N

KEDARNATH

Door Mattress No Meal

BREAKFAST & DINNER

01 N

BADRINATH

HOTEL BADRI VALLEY / SIMILAR

BREAKFAST & DINNER

01 N

SRINAGAR

HOTEL SAMRAT / SIMILAR

BREAKFAST & DINNER

01 N

PAYMENT POLICY:

  • 50% at the time of Reservation
  • Pay rest amount after Voucher 
  • Payment should be made in favour of “Dhanvi Tours And Travels ”

Payment Methods: –

 By Using Debit or Credit

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Cancellation Policy:

In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:

  • 45 days prior to arrival: 10% of the Tour / service cost
  • 15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the Tour / service cost
  • 07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Tour / service cost
  • 48 hours prior to arrival OR No Show: No Refund

Note: 

Written cancellation will accept on all working days, except Sunday, Any cancellation sent on Sunday’s will be considered on next working day (Monday).

For the X-mas and new year period from 20 Dec to 05 Jan the payment is non-refundable.

In case you cancel the trip after commencement, refund would be restricted to a limited amount only which too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers/ contractors we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation & missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund.

No refund is possible in case of cancellation after the tour starts.

No refund is possible if the tour is cancelled due to bad weather, civil/political disturbance, or anything beyond human control. But in such cases there will be full cooperation from the entire Northeast Tour team to make an alternate arrangement.

Terms & Condition

  • There will be an additional charge for any point or sightseeing which is not there in Itinerary.
  • If you need any changes in the itinerary the please do notify us before we finalize the Deal.
  • We do not give you an assurance the same vehicle and the driver will be there with you for the entire trip
  • Driver details will be provided on day prior this is also applicable whenever we change the driver to meet you requirements
  • Once the Deal is finalized, to confirm an advanced payment needs to be made which is 50% In Advance for conformation and other 50% Before 25 Days Of Journey Full Payment
  • 25,000/- Token Will Non-Refundable