Do Dham Yatra by Road
Do Dham Yatra 2023 | BY ROAD ONLY (Ex. HARIDWAR)
Haridwar – Kedarnath – Badrinath – Haridwar
Day 01: Haridwar – Guptkashi/Sitapur (210kms/7-8hr) HT : 1319 MTS.
Day 02: Guptkashi/Sitapur – Kedarnath (30kms by road & 19 kms Trek)
Day 03: Kedarnath – Guptkashi/Sitapur (19Kms Down Trek & 30kms/1hr by Road)
Day 04: Guptkashi – Badrinath (215kms/7hr) HT : 3133 MTS.
Day 05: Badrinath – Pipalkoti (80kms) / Rudraprayag (160kms) / Kirtinagar (200kms)
Day 06: Pipalkoti – Rishikesh (220kms/7-8hr) / Rudraprayag – Rishikesh (140kms/4-5hr) / Kirtinagar – Rishikesh (110kms/3-4hr)
Haridwar - Guptkashi/Sitapur (210kms/7-8hr) HT : 1319m
Morning aGer breakfast, drive straight to Guptkashi. On arrival Check In at the Hotel, evening visit Ardh Narishwar Temple. Overnight stay at the Hotel. 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 Gupt Kashi, but later ﬂed from them further up the valley to Kedarnath, where the Pandavas ﬁnally got their wish fulﬁlled. There are more tangible connections as well-the Kedarnath pandas (hereditary pilgrimage priests) live in Gupt Kashi during the winter months, and aGer the Kedarnath temple closes for the winter, the image of Kedarnath passes through Gupt Kashi on its way to Ukhimath, where it stays for the winter. Weather – Generally pleasant in summer, the temperature ranges from 25-30 degree Celsius. Cold in winters.
Guptkashi/Sitapur - Kedarnath (30kms by road & 19kms Trek)
Medical check-up proceed to Sonprayag, Trek start from Sonprayag to Kedarnath (3584 mts) by pony / Doli. Tour members should carry personal medicines, heavy woolen, toiletries and clothes for an overnight halt at Kedarnath. 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, the protector and the destroyer. According to legend, the Pandavas aGer having won over the Kaurava in the Kurukshetra war, felt guilty of having killed their own brothers and sought the blessings of Lord Shiva for redemption. 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. The remaining 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 the four above-mentioned shrines are treated as Panch Kedar.
Kedarnath - Guptkashi/Sitapur (19Kms Down Trek & 30kms/ 1hr by Road)
Early morning, Temple Darshan trek down to Sonprayag. Further drive to Guptkashi. Check in Hotel. Night Halt.
Guptkashi - Badrinath (215kms/7hr) HT : 3133m
Drive to Badrinath via Joshimath. Check in Hotel. Later at evening visit Badrinath Temple for Aarti. Overnight stay. Badrinath one of the ‘Four Dhams’ is one of the most celebrated pilgrimage spots of the country and is situated at an elevation of 3,133 meters, guarded on either side by the two mountain ranges known 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 is customary to bathe before entering the Badrinath temple.
Narad Kund: A recess in the river, near Tapt Kund, forming a pool from where the Badrinath idol was recovered.
Brahama Kapal: A ﬂat plaVorm on the bank of river Alaknanda. Hindus perform propitiating rites for their deceased ancestors.
Sheshnetra: 1.5kms. away is a boulder having an impression of the legendary serpent, better known as the Sheshnag’s eye.
Charanpaduka: 3kms. away is a beautiful meadow where the footprint of Lord Vishnu is seen on a boulder.
Mata Murty Temple: Devoted 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 is the last Indian village before Tibet.
Vasundhara: As the name suggests, vasundhara is a magniﬁcent water fall. This place is5 kms. from Badrinath out of which 2 kms. is motorable upto Mana.
Bhim Pul: On the other side of Mana village, a massive 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): Near Mana Village, this is a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is believed to have composed the Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries.
Badrinath - Pipalkoti (80kms) / Rudraprayag (160kms) / Kirtinagar (200kms)
Early morning, pilgrims aGer having a bath in the Taptkund have the Darshan of Badrivishal. Brahamakapal is signiﬁcant 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. Later drive back to Pipalkoti / Rudraprayag / Kirtinagar via Joshimath. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Pipalkoti - Rishikesh (220kms/7-8hr) / Rudraprayag - Rishikesh (140kms/4-5hr) / Kirtinagar - Rishikesh (110kms/3-4hr)
Drive to Rishikesh, the ‘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. Visit rishikesh Laxman Jhoola, Ram Jhoola, Bharat Mata Mandir and evening drop at Haridwar Railway station.
- Welcome Drink on Arrival (Non Alcoholic).
- Accommodation on twin /triple sharing basis in Room.
- Breakfast & Dinner for a Couple On ﬁxed meals, served in the Hotel (as per Hotel times).
- All prevailing applicable taxes.
- By Non A/C Vehicle (Delhi-Haridwar & Rishikesh-Delhi by A/C Vehicle Services) with all roads, state taxes, driver allowance, permit & night halt.
- Air Fare / Train Fare.
- 5% GOVT Service Tax.
- Any meals other than those speciﬁed in ‘Cost Includes’.
- Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
- Porterage during trekking.
- Ponies / Dollies during trekking.
- Entrance fees during sightseeing.
- Destination Guide.
- Any item of personal nature like Telephone, Tips, Donations at Temples, Extended Stay or Travelling due to any reason.
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses of the clients or any other expenses incurred due to bad weather, road closure, landslides etc. and anything not speciﬁed in cost include.
(Below hotels are listed with us, it may change while executing your requirement, Final conﬁrmation after booking procedure).
|Guptkashi||Hotel Sourabh or Similar||Sri Narayan Resort or Similar||Camp Nirvana Cottage or Similar|
|Badrinath||Hotel Maa Urvashi or Similar||Hotel Charanpaduka or Similar||Sarovar Portico or Similar|
|Kedarnath||GMVN Camp or Similar||Bikaner House or Similar||Bikaner House or Similar|
|Rudraprayag||Hotel Aaradhna or Similar||Samrat Resort or Similar||Monal Resort or Similar|
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|No of days prior to departure||Domestic||International|
|More than 60 days||5%||Registration Amount|
|60 to 46 days||15%||15%|
|45 to 31 days||25%||25%|
|30 to 15 days||50%||50%|
|14 to 4 days||60%||60%|
|3 to 1 day||80%||80%|
|on the day/on tour||100%||100%|
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