Kedarnath and Badrinath are the part of Chota Char dham circuit. These two are one of the most traveled pilgrim destinations in India. Located in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, these two dhams are the center for attraction for Hindu pilgrims. Badarinath Dham is considered as one of the most sacred centres of pilgrimage situated in the lofty Himalayan heights in the Garhwal hill tracks at the height of 3133 m. It is also part of the main Char Dhams. Kedarnath is highest among the 12 Jyotirlingas. Situated at an altitude of 3,581 meters this ancient and magnificent temple is located in the Rudra Himalaya range and covers a 21 km trek from Sonprayag. This temple, over a thousand years old is built of massive stone slabs over a large rectangular platform. The temple is abode to lord Shiva. Take a tour to these centeres of attractions for pilgrims in India with Do dham yatra package of Royal India Travel.
Days-1 : Delhi-Haridwar-Rishikesh (By Road 240 Kms)
Departure for Haridwar from Delhi. Holy dip in ganga at Haridwar and break for lunch. Proceed for Rishikesh. Evening free for sightseeing. Overnight stay at any of the Hotels in Rishikesh. More Information: Rishikesh, Haridwar.
Days-2 : Rishikesh-Guptkashi-Gaurikund (By Road)
Early morning Drive to Gaurikund via Guptkashi, Lunch in enroute. Evening free for local sight seeing. Over night stay at hotel in Gaurikund. More Information: Gaurikund, Guptkashi
Days-3 : Gaurikund – Kedarnath (14 Kms on foot)
Early morning 14 Kms trek to Kedarnath, Lunch enroute. over night stay at Kedarnath hotel.
Days-4 : Kedarnath – Gaurikund (by foot 14 kms), Gaurikund – Chopta (50 kms Drive)
Early morning departure from Kedarnath to Gaurikund. Lunch at Gaurikund, drive to Chopta via Ukhimath. Stay at Chopta hotel. Note : One can take Rudraprayg route as well and stay at Rudraprayag as well.
Days-5 : Chopta-Chamoli-Joshimath-Govindghat-Badrinath (170 Kms)
Early morning drive to Badrinath via Joshimath and Govindghat. Evening for visiting nearby places. Night stay in Badrinath hotel.
Days-6 : Badrinath – Rishikesh (300kms/10hrs)
Early morning visit to Badrinath Temple. After darshan, drive to Rishikesh via Rudraprayag and Devprayag. Lunch In route, Overnight stay at hotel in Rishikesh, hotel in Haridwar.
Days-7 : Rishikesh – Delhi
Morning Drive from Rishikesh to Delhi, Arrive Delhi and dropping at Railway station / Airport