Badrinath, Kedarnath, Haridwar, Rishikesh

Days 07

Itinerary

1
Rishikesh (225 Kms)
Arrival Delhi Delhi Railway Station, Meet & Assist further 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.
2
Guptkashi(210 kms/7-8hr)
In the morning Starting journey after having breakfast, drive to GuptkashivaiTehri& Srinagar
reach there After covering a distance of 180 Km.& Night stay, The name GuptKashi 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 connections as well-the Kedarnath pandas (hereditary pilgrimage priests) live in GuptKashi during the winter months, and after the Kedarnath temple closes for the winter, the image of Kedarnath passes through GuptKashi on its way to Ukhimath (across the valley), where it stays for the winter.
3
Guptkashi–Kedarnath – Guptkashi (30 kms by road & 19 kms Trek)
Morning Drive to kedarnath by pony / Doli/ helicopter. Kedarnathdarshan back to Guptkashi Night stay.
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 after 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 r! emaining 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 PanchKedar.
4
Guptkashi – Badrinath(210 kms/7-8hr)
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”.
5
Badrinath – Devprayag( 193 KMs)
Morning at dpt. 06:00a.m. From Badrinath to Joshimath by bus. Auli the longest ropeway in Asia (at individual cost) & departure via, Pipalkoti, Rudraprayag to Dev Prayag covering a distance of 193 Km.at arrival & night stay.
6
Haridwar (125 KMs)
Drive to Haridwar .lying at the feet of Shiva’s hills, i.e., Later you can visit various temples across the town. Then, proceed to HarkiPauri, on the ghats of the cool waters of the River Ganga. Later witness the evening Aarti of the Holy River Ganga. This aarti is a beautiful ceremony in which deeyas (the oil lamps) are offered to God. Overnight stay.
7
Delhi (200 Kms)
Morning after breakfast drive back to Delhi. On Arr. Delhi, transfer to Railway Station.
Programme will be for 6 Nights and 7 Days

Taxi Tours 2018 Two Dham. 6 Nights & 7 Days, Per Person Rate

NO VEHICLE 2 PAX 3 PAX 4 PAX 5 PAX 6 PAX
1 Innova Ac Deluxe PP ₹ 38,200 ₹ 30,300 ₹ 26,000 ₹ 23,400 ₹ 22,300
2 Indigo/Desire Ac Deluxe PP ₹ 31,800 ₹ 23,400 ₹ 21,200
3 TEMPO TRAVELLER AC DLX 10/12 PAX PP Rate– ₹ 22,300 /-
4 TEMPO TRAVELLER NON AC REGULAR 10/12 PAX PP Rate ₹ 20,700 /-

Delhi Departure Tour Dates : – 27thApril to 6th June2018 (Daily)(ex. Delhi)