Delhi – Haridwar (220 Km / 6-7hr) Height: 310 MTS
Meet our driver at Delhi airport /station/hotel/ home and move to Haridwar. Haridwar: Check into the hotel arrival in Haridwar. Evening visit Mansa Devi Temple & Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Pauri. Keep long at Haridwar.
Haridwar: The spiritual city of Haridwar is named to “Gateway to God,” and also the exciting town, absolutely stuffed with temples, may be a magnet for religious pilgrims from everywhere the world. Religious festivals hold even any draw, and tourists can’t be helped but are compelled by the city’s aura of intense spirituality. Haridwar is one amongst the seven holiest places of the Hindus, situated on the banks of watercourse Ganges. The sheer numbers of individuals gathering around Har-ki-Pauri ghat provide Haridwar may be a confusing place however felt expressing reverence.
Haridwar – Badrinath (320kms/10hr) Height: 3133 MTS
After morning breakfast, moving for Badrinath (06:00 Am). Check in to the hotel arrival in Badrinath. After pilgrims having a bath in the Taptikund has the Darshan of Badrivishal & Aarti in the evening. Brahma Kapal is important for Pind Daan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). There are other interesting sightseeing spots like Mana, Vyas Gufa, Mata Murti, Charan Paduka, Bhimkund and the “Mukh” of the Saraswati River. Just within the three kms of Badrinath Ji. Stay overnight at Badrinath.
Badrinath one of the ‘Ancient Four Dhams’ is one of the most famous pilgrim spots of the country and is situated at a spread 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”.
Tapti Kund: Natural pertaining to heat springs on the bank of the river Alaknanda, where it is customary to bath before entering the Badrinath temple.
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 and beautiful waterfall. This place is 5 km. From Badrinath out of which 2 km. is motorable up to Mana.
Bhim Pul: On the other side of Mana village, a heavy 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 Weather: The average maximum temperature will be around 18° Celsius and the average minimum is 8° Celsius. Warm and woollen clothes are hence required for a stay in Badrinath throughout the year. Winter in Badrinath is often accompanied by snow falls. Winter is very chilly with an average temperature of 5° Celsius. Due to the extreme climatic conditions, this time is usually avoided by tourists and closed.
Badrinath – Joshimath – Rudraprayag (160kms/7hr) Height: 895 MTS
After morning breakfast, moving for Rudraprayag to Joshimath. Visit on the approach narsingh temple in Joshimath later fight back to Rudraprayag via Joshimath. Check into the hotel arrival in Rudraprayag. Keep long at Rudraprayag.
Joshimath is located on the slopes higher than the concourse of the rivers Alaknanda and dhauliganga. Of the four ‘mathas’ established by Adi Shankaracharya, Joshimath is that the winter seat of Badrinath. The idol is brought all the way down to Joshimath and put in within the temple for individuals to worship. There are several different temples within the territorial division. The foremost significant is that the temple of nir Singh with the idol of lord Vishnu. The left arm of this god is getting destroyed with time and also the popular belief holds that the day the arm completely withers Badrinath valley can stop to exist and also the gods can transfer the residence into the neighbouring Niti valley at Bhavishya Badri.
Rudraprayag is one amongst the Panch Prayag (five confluences) of Alaknanda watercourse. It’s a concourse of rivers Alaknanda and Mandakini. Kedarnath, a Hindu religious city is found eighty-six km from Rudraprayag.
Rudraprayag weather – Typically hot in summer, the temperature ranges from 35-40 degree Celsius, winter: the times are pleasantly cool however the nights are cold, temp ranges from twenty deg to 05 deg.
Rudraprayag – Haridwar (165kms/5-6hr)
After morning breakfast, drop at Haridwar via Rishikesh. Rishikesh ‘place of sages’ is a celebrated holy town on the bank of Ganga and is surrounded by Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. After morning breakfast, drop at Haridwar via Rishikesh. Rishikesh ‘place of sages’ may be a celebrated holy city on the bank of Ganga and is enclosed by Shivalik vary of the range on 3 sides. It is aforementioned that once Raibhya Rishi did onerous penances, God appeared by the name of” Hrishikesh” and this space hence firth came to be called Rishikesh. Later visit Rishikesh Temples & Sight Seeing – Laxman Jhulla, Ram Jhulla.
Rishikesh: Named when the Lord Vishnu, Rishikesh may be a religious town for Hindus. Placed within the foothills of the chain in northern India it’s also called the yoga centre of the world and is home to several world-renowned ashrams. Rishikesh designs itself because of the ‘Yoga Capital of the World’, with plenty of ashrams and every one types of yoga and meditation categories. The fast-flowing river is enclosed by wooded hills within the town. Aside from temples and ashrams, Rishikesh is currently a preferred white-water rafting centre, backpacker hang-out, and entrance to treks within the Himalaya.
Haridwar – Delhi (220Kms / 6-7hr) Height: 310 MTS
After early morning breakfast, moving for Delhi. Dropping at station/hotel/home/Delhi airport.