Kedarnath Badrinath Yatra
A spiritual sojourn to Badrianth and Kedarnath, the holiest destinations in Hinduism, will take you to the most scenic locations drenched in spirituality. Both Kedaranth and Badrinath are considered to be very sacred and followers of Hinduism strongly believe that visiting these places atleast once in a life time will relieve them from the cyclic births and deaths and bestow them with salvation. Indian Panorama takes its best efforts to introduce the twin destinations to the global travellers.
Covered Destinations: Delhi-> Haridwar -> Guptakashi-> Kedarnath-> Pipalkoti -> Badrinath -> Rudraprayag -> Rishikesh -> Delhi
Day - 1 : Delhi - Haridwar
Upon your arrival at Delhi International Airport, our Indian Panorama representative will receive you and assist for your onward journey to Haridwar. The transfer takes six hours to reach Haridwar. Check into the hotel and later in the evening, start to visit Manasa Devi temple and the evening arti at Har Ka Pauri. Witness the vibrant rituals before returning to the hotel. Overnight stay in Haridwar.
Day - 2 : Haridwar - Guptkashi
With first light of the day, drive to Guptkashi,a religiously important town in Uttarakhand. Pass through Rishikesh, Devprayag & Rudraprayag. On arrival at Guptakashi, chech-in at your hotel and in the evening visit Ardh Narishwar Mandir and Kashi Vishwnath Mandhir, the ancient temples and the epicentre of Guptakashi, an elevated destination on the west side of Mandhakini River Valley. Return to hotel after a blissful experience. Overnight stay at Guptkashi.
Day - 3 : Guptkashi - Kedarnath
Take an early morning drive to Gaurikund, scenic location from where your trekking activity to reach Kedarnath starts.Reach destination choosing any of the options available. Check into the hotel and relax for a while. Later in the evening, plan to visit temple of Kedarnath Ji, the holiest shrine in Hinduism. Also visit the resting place of Adi Shankaracharya, who consolidated the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta. After a soulful experience, return to hotel. Overnight stay at Kedarnath.
Day - 4 : Kedarnath - Pipalkoti
Perform Pooja and Darshan early in the morning at the shrine and from Gaurikund start your drive to Pipalkoti, which is at a distance of 139km. Reach the destination and check into the hotel.Overnight stay in Pipalkoti.
Day - 5 : Pipalkoti - Badrinath
In the early morning depart for Shri Badrinathj and on arrival head for the holy Darshan and travel around the Mana village, which is the last hamlet prior to Tibetan borde, Bheem Pul, Byas Gufa, and Saraswati River. While being at this place you can watch Narad Kund, Tapt Kund, Mata Murty Temple, Vyas Gufa and Bhim Pul. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day - 6 : Badrinath - Rudrapryag
Early morning after performing Pooja at the temple, leave for Rudraprayag by the way of Karanprayag. Visit Chamunda Devi and Rudranath Temple along with Koteshwar Temple. Check-in at hotel after arrival and stay overnight for the rest of the day.
Day - 7 : Rudrapryag - Rishikesh
Start your with a drive to Rishikesh, another holiest destination in Hinduism. You will cross through Srinagar Garhwal and en-route, visit through the confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda River recognized as Devprayag. Resume driving towards Rishikesh. Check-in to the hotel and relax for the rest of the day. Overnight stay in Rishikesh.
Day - 8 : Rishikesh - Delhi
Post breakfast, start your journey to Delhi, and based on your plans you will be assisted to reach Delhi airport or railhead. Tour to Kedarnath and Badrinath ends here with beautiful memories.