Arrive at Delhi airport / railway station. Pick-up from Delhi airport / railway station and drive to Haridwar. Arrive at hotel and check in. In the afternoon evening enjoy aarti ceremony at the Har ki Pairi ghat of Haridwar. Overnight is at hotel in Haridwar. In Hindu mythology, Lord Vishnu is known as Hari and Shiva as Har, Dwar means gate, and this is the reason the place is known as Hardwar or Haridwar, as the gateway to Himalayas – abode of gods. It is also mentioned as Kapilasthana, Mayapuri, Gangadwar, Mokshadwar in the ancient scriptures & epic. It is regarded as seven holiest places (Sapta Puri) to Hindus. It is the point where the Ganga emerges from the Himalayas to begin its progress across the plains. Legend has it that the Holy Ganga the holiest of all rivers, which flows through this sacred city, has actually been sanctified by the powerful Trinity of Hindu mythology. The scenic beauty and the lush green surrounding forests, a unique Gurukul system of traditional education, still followed in some institutions here, the temples and the ghats, a huge number of Ashrams and Dharmashalas; all give the city a unique flavour and charm.
Today morning after early breakfast, drive to Sonprayag. From here take a local jeep up to Gaurikund. Upon arrival at Gaurikund start your trek to Kedarnath. Arrive at Kedarnath and check in at your hotel. Overnight stay is at hotel in Kedarnath.
Today morning, visit Kedarnath temple. After temple darshan, trek down to Gaurikund. From here take a local jeep up to Sonprayag. Upon arrival, drive to Guptkashi and check in at your hotel. Overnight stay is at hotel in Guptkashi.
Today morning after breakfast, drive to Badrinath, en-route visits Chopta (also known as mini Switzerland of Uttarakhand).
CHOPTA is a picturesque hamlet which is still not very much explored by the tourists. It gives stunning views of mountain ranges including Trishul, Nanda Devi, and Chaukhamba. It is located at an elevation of 2680 M, amidst thick forest of Pine, Deodar and Rhododendron. It is easily accessible and provides the starting point to Tungnath and Chandrashila. Later, drive to Badrinath. Arrive at hotel and check in.
One of the ’Four Dhams’ and 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. In the evening proceed to visit Mana Village(3km drive) which is the last village at Indo –china border. Also visit Bhimpul, Saraswati river, Vyas gufa, Ganesg Gufa and other important sites. Back to hotel and overnight in Badrinath.