A Travel Guide to Char Dham Yatra

by Shrine Yatra Tour Operator

What is Char Dham Yatra?

Char Dham Yatra remains a tour concerning the famous Hindu shrines particularly Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath. These holy places are positioned within the Garhwal district of Uttarakhand. This journey is also described as Chota Char Dham Yatra. The divine river called the Yamuna starts from Yamunotri, Holy Alaknanda from Badrinath Ji, Mandakini from Kedarnath and holy Ganga from Gangotri. Kedarnath remains one concerning the 12 Jyotirlingas of Shiva within India which is supposed to remain the main areas of worship concerning Lord Shiva.


In India, the four dhams include the Rameshwaram, Badrinath, Jagannath Puri and Dwarka which were established by Adi Shankracharya. Every Hindus strive to travel to these four memorials once during their lifetime. You can book a fabulous Char Dham Yatra  Package during the peak time of the year.

Best Way to Reach Char Dham

Hindus perpetually perform parikrama (rotation) within the clockwise direction which is from the left to the right. Consequently, Yamunotri is toured first, after that Gangotri, Kedarnath, and lastly Badrinath. Badrinath signifies the point where one achieves Moksha and therefore we visit that at the last.

Best Time to Visit Char Dham Temples

Gangotri including Yamunotri temples opens each time on Akshay Tritiya which comes during the closing week concerning April or within mid-May. The availability of dates of Kedarnath Ji is declared on the auspicious Maha Shivratri day plus Badrinath Ji availability date is declared on Basant Panchami festival. Deluxe and Luxury Chardham Yatra Packages are available at leading websites and travel portals, and you can check them out anytime.


Each year Gangotri plus Yamunotri Temples visit comes to an end on Diwali plus Kedarnath Ji approaching Bhai Dooj. The closing time of Badrinath remains stated on Vijayadashami (Dussehra).


The span of Chardham yatra from Delhi remains 11 nights/12 days plus from Haridwar, it stands 09 Nights/10 days. Nevertheless, if you reach Kedarnath by helicopter then you can spare a day.


Helicopter Services for Chardham Yatra

Helicopter assistance (on each seat basis) remains accessible solely for Kedarnath journey. There exist 09 aviation businesses that transport helicopters toward Kedarnath. The helipads remain positioned at Phata (20 km before Sonprayag), Guptkashi (30 km before Sonprayag), plus Sitapur (05 km before Sonprayag). The continuation concerning the flight is approximately 10 mins. You can return on the very day or the subsequent day. They can hold 06 passengers per trip at a time.


Nevertheless, it is additionally possible to tour each of the Char Dhams with the help of a Helicopter although you need to rent a helicopter in this case. Private Helicopter can hold 04 passengers simply. The continuation regarding the tour continues 01 Night/02 days from Dehradun.

Variety of Hotels is Accessible within the Char Dham

Some characters think that just ashrams, Dharamshalas including lodge variety of accommodation buildings are accessible toward the Chardham Yatra, which remains not valid. There are numerous hotels concerning 3-star class, Luxury resorts and Deluxe Hotels available approaching this way. Although there aren’t numerous guest houses as Char Dham remains open just for 06 months plus the main period lasts simply for 02 months. Therefore it is desirable to reserve these resorts well in progress.

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