Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days Places to See: Haridwar - Jhanki Chatti - Yamunotri - Syana Chatti -
Gangotri - Uttarkashi - Gurikund - Kedarnath - Badrinath - Srinagar - Rishikesh Day
01 - Arrival Haridwar - Check in Hotel. Later we shall take you for a visit
to the Har-Ki-Pauri, enjoy the AARTI in the evening. Later back to hotel for
overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02 - Haridwar to Jhanki Chatti Drive to Jhanki Chatti via Mussoorie.
Check in Hotel at Jhanki Chatti
Day 03 Jhanki Chatti- Yamunotri - Syana Chatti Early morning trek start
to Yamunotri & Back to Jhankichatti and then 03 kms trek to Phul Chatti
and drive to Syana Chatti. Overnight stay at Syana Chatti. Hanuman Chatti: The
confluence of Hanuman Ganga & Yamuna River. Yamunotri Temple:
Maharani Gularia of Jaipur built the temple in the 19th Century. It was destroyed
twice in the present century and rebuilt again. Surya Kund: There are a Number
of thermal springs in the vicinity of the temple, which flows into numerous
pools. The most important of these is Surya Kund. Divya Shila: A rock pillar,
worshipped before entering the Yamunotri Temple.
Day 04 Syanachatti to Gangotri - Drive to Gangotri via Barkot, Uttarkashi.
Check in Hotel, Night Halt. Uttarkashi: Situated at the bank of river Bhagirathi.
The temple of Lord Vishwanath is located here where a massive iron trident is
erected. The other important temples situated here are Ekadash Rudra, Bhairav,
Gyaneshwar and Goddess Kuteti Devi.
Day 05 Gangotri-Uttarkashi (200 kms/7hr) - Early morning visit the Temple
and then drive to Uttarkashi, overnight stay at Uttarkashi. Gangotri Temple:
The temple, constructed by the Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa in the 18th Century,
is situated on the right bank of Bhagirathi. Submerged Shivling: Submerged
in the river, this natural rock Shivling is the place where, according to mythology
Lord Shiva sat when he received the Ganga in his matted lock. It is visible
in winter months when water level decreases. Kedar Ganga Sangam: Around 100
Yards from the Ganga Temple flows the river Kedar Ganga. Starting from the Kedar
Valle, this river meets the Bhagirathi on its left bank. Gaumukh: The Gaumukh
Glacier is the source of Bhagirathi & is held in the high esteem by the
devout that do not miss the opportunity to have a holy dip in the BONE CHILLING
icy water. It is 18 km from Gangotri by trek.
Day 06 - Uttarkashi to Gurikund - After early breakfast, drive to Gurikund.
Check in Hotel, night halt. Rudraprayag: It is the confluence of river Mandakini
and river Alaknanda. Temples: Rudranath and Chamunda Devi, Koteshwar Temple
Day 07 - Gurikund to Kedarnath - Trek start from Gaurikund to Kedarnath.
Check in Hotel. Gaurikund: At a distance of 5kms from Sonprayag and at an altitude
of 1982 meters. One can take bath in the hot water pond here and visit theGauri
Temple. This is the place where Goddess Parvati meditated to attain Lord Shiva.
It is the basefor a trek to Kedarnath.
Day 08 - Kedarnath to Joshimath vis Chopta. -Trek
down to Gaurikund from Kedarnath. Drive to Joshimath from Gaurikund. Check
in Hotel at Joshimath. Night Halt.
Day 09 - Joshimath to Badrinath - Drive to Badrinath, Check in Hotel,
Day 10 - Badrinath to Srinagar - Drive to Srinagar, On arrival, transfer
to Hotel. Night Halt