Day 01: Delhi – Rishikesh Drive 230 Kms. (7–8 hrs.)
Arrive at Delhi and transfer to Rishikesh by road, take lunch en-route at Marwari Bhoj. On arrival, check-in to hotel to relax. Free in the Evening. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 02: Rishikesh – Barkot : Drive 230 kms. (7-8 hrs.)
After breakfast visit Lakshman Jhoola and go for local sightseeing, take early lunch at hotel and drive 230 kms. via Mussoorie to reach Barkot in the evening, visiting “Kempty Falls” on the way. On arrival check-in to hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel. A magnificent view of the eternal snow of Bandarpoonch peak can be seen from Barkot.
Day 03: Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot
Drive 40 kms. till Hunuman Chatti, then 8 kms. by local jeeps till Janki Chatti and 5 kms. trek thereafter. After an early breakfast take packed lunch and drive up to Janki Chatti, then trek 5 Kms. one way through lush green valley, a profusion of conifers, rhododendrons, cacti and several species of Himalayan shrubs, to reach Yamunotri, perform pooja, take holy dip at Yamunotri and take the same route to come back to Barkot, for dinner and overnight stay in hotel
Day 04: Barkot – Uttarkashi : Drive 100 kms. (5–6 hrs.)
After a relaxed breakfast drive 100 Kms. to reach Uttarkashi. Check-in to hotel. Take Lunch, evening is free to explore locale. Uttarkashi is situated on the banks of river Bhagirathi and is famous for its historical monuments, Temples & Ashrams. Spend the rest of the day at leisure and local sight seeing. You may visit famous Vishwanath Temple and Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, where Ms Bachhendri Pal, the first Indian woman to reach Mount Everest, received her basic mountaineering training. Take dinner & overnight stay in hotel.
Day 05: Uttarkashi–Gangotri–Uttarkashi : Drive 100kms.one way (4Hrs.)
After breakfast leave for Gangotri via Gangnani, Harsil and on arrival at Gangotri take a holy dip in the sacred river The Ganges, also called Bhagirathi at its origin. Perform Pooja and relax for sometime in the lovely surroundings. Drive back to Uttarkashi. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel
Day 06: Uttarkashi – Guptkashi : Drive 235 kms. (9–10 hrs.)
After an early breakfast leave for the longest journey of the trip by road. Take late lunch en-route at Chamba. On the way see the heritage city of Tehri submerged in to the mighty waters of Holy River Ganges, due to the construction of Tehri Dam. Travel along the beautiful river MANDAKINI to reach Guptkashi, late in the evening. Guptakashi is a richly rewarding area of colour of imaginative scenery and incredible landscape. Visit Ardh Narishwar Temple. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 07: Guptkashi–Gaurikund–kedarnath:Drive37kms.(2hrs.),14kms.Trek
After breakfast leave for Gaurikund (37 kms. drive one way). On arrival start your journey on the tough trek ahead to reach Kedarnath by late afternoon. On arrival check in to guest house. After freshening up and lunch perform Pooja and Darshan at the Shri Kedarnath ji. In the evening, visit Adi Shankaracharya samadhi at the back of the temple. Dinner and overnight stay in guest house.
Day 08: Kedarnath – Gaurikund – Guptkashi/Pipalkoti : 14 kms. trek, Drive 37/164 kms.
After morning darshan Trek 15 kms. & drive 37 Kms to reach Guptakashi for lunch and then further drive 133 kms. to reach Pipalkoti. Pipalkoti is a busy town cradled in the lap of lush green mountains and terraced fields. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel. (Note: In case of delayed departures the stay will be at Guptakshi)
Day 09: Guptkashi/Pipalkoti – Badrinath : Drive 85 kms. (3-4 hrs.)
After breakfast leave for Badrinath . Enjoy the beautiful drive through the thick medicinal forest. Reach Badrinath by late afternoon. Take lunch, evening free for sightseeing, dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 10: Badrinath – Srinagar : Drive 200 kms. (7-8 hrs.)
After morning Arti and Poojaan breakfast at, drive to Mana the last Indian village before the Tibetan border and then drive 85 Kms. to reach Pipalkoti. Take lunch at Pipalkoti then drive further 115 Kms to reach Srinagar. Check into hotel, dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 11: Srinagar – Hardwar : Drive 125 kms.(5–6 hrs.)
After breakfast leave for Haridwar, if time permits visit Devprayag (The confluence of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi), to become Ganga. Reach Haridwar in the afternoon. Check into hotel and take lunch. Visit Mansadevi and Chandidevi temple through Ropeway, attend Ganga Arti at Har ki Pauri, dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 12: Hardwar – Delhi : Drive 205 kms.(7–8 hrs.)
After breakfast leave for Delhi. Take lunch en-route at Marwari Bhoj. Tour ends on arrival in Delhi, with the happy memories of the Chardham to cherish.
HOTELS IN USE
Barkot Chauhan Residency
Uttarkashi Mahima Resort
Guptakashi Kedar Palace
Kedarnath Himachal House II
Pipalkoti Uday Palace
Badrinath Sarovar Protico
Shrinagar Riverside Resorts
Haridwar Hari Heritage
Complimentary pickup and drop facility from New Delhi Railway station.
2X2 AC Luxury Coach
All meals including Morning & Evening Tea/Coffee, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
Hot Water Facility at all locations for bathing limted to one bucket if Gyser/light is not available.
Air conditioned rooms at Haridwar, Rishikesh & Srinagar.
All accommodations in Hotels on Twin Sharing basis.
Free Ropeway rides at Haridwar Ropeway. [Maa Mansadevi & Chandidevi Udankhatola]
Children up to 5 Years on Complimentary basis.
No Night Journey