The Chardham Yatra is a pilgrimage tour that covers four sacred shrines located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand - Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath. The journey from Delhi to Char Dham is a long and arduous one, and it is advisable to book a reliable taxi service to make the journey comfortable and hassle-free.
The distance between Delhi and Char Dham is around 1,500 km, and it takes around 10-12 days to complete the entire yatra. Here is a suggested itinerary for the Delhi to Char Dham Yatra by one-way taxi service:
Day 1: Delhi to Haridwar - 220 km (6-7 hours)
Start your journey from Delhi and drive to Haridwar, a famous pilgrimage site located on the banks of the river Ganges. You can visit the Har Ki Pauri ghat and witness the evening aarti ceremony.
Day 2: Haridwar to Barkot - 210 km (7-8 hours)
Drive to Barkot, a scenic town located in the Uttarkashi district. You can visit the famous Yamunotri temple, dedicated to the goddess Yamuna.
Day 3: Barkot to Uttarkashi - 100 km (4-5 hours)
Drive to Uttarkashi, a beautiful town located on the banks of the river Bhagirathi. You can visit the Kashi Vishwanath temple and the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering.
Day 4: Uttarkashi to Gangotri - 100 km (4-5 hours)
Drive to Gangotri, the source of the river Ganges. You can visit the Gangotri temple and take a dip in the holy river.
Day 5: Gangotri to Guptkashi - 250 km (9-10 hours)
Drive to Guptkashi, a town located in the Rudraprayag district. You can visit the ancient Vishwanath temple and enjoy the scenic beauty of the mountains.
Day 6: Guptkashi to Kedarnath - 35 km (2-3 hours)
Drive to Gaurikund, the base camp for the Kedarnath trek. You can take a helicopter or a pony ride to reach the Kedarnath temple, one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva.
Day 7: Kedarnath to Guptkashi - 35 km (2-3 hours)
Return to Guptkashi and relax for the day.
Day 8: Guptkashi to Joshimath - 180 km (7-8 hours)
Drive to Joshimath, a scenic town located in the Chamoli district. You can visit the famous Narsingh temple and the Auli ski resort.
Day 9: Joshimath to Badrinath - 45 km (2-3 hours)
Drive to Badrinath, a famous pilgrimage site dedicated to Lord Vishnu. You can visit the Badrinath temple and take a dip in the hot water springs.
Day 10: Badrinath to Rishikesh - 300 km (10-11 hours)
Drive to Rishikesh, a popular destination for adventure sports and yoga. You can visit the famous Laxman Jhula and Ram Jhula bridges and enjoy the evening aarti ceremony.
Day 11: Rishikesh to Delhi - 230 km (6-7 hours)
Drive back to Delhi and conclude your Char Dham Yatra by taxi service.
There are several other places of interest that you can visit during your Char Dham Yatra. Here are some popular sightseeing places that you can visit during your Char Dham Yatra:
Haridwar - Har Ki Pauri, Chandi Devi Temple, Mansa Devi Temple, Daksh Mahadev Temple.
Rishikesh - Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula, Triveni Ghat, Parmarth Niketan.
Uttarkashi - Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, Dayara Bugyal, Dodital Lake.
Gangotri - Gangotri Temple, Gaumukh Glacier, Kedar Tal Lake, Bhagirathi Shila.
Yamunotri - Yamunotri Temple, Surya Kund, Hanuman Chatti, Janki Chatti.
Guptkashi - Vishwanath Temple, Ardhnarishwar Temple, Manikarnik Kund, Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary.
Kedarnath - Kedarnath Temple, Vasuki Tal Lake, Gandhi Sarovar, Shankaracharya Samadhi.
Badrinath - Badrinath Temple, Tapt Kund, Vasudhara Falls, Mana Village.
Temple opening dates of Chardham yatra 2023
Temple opening dates in 2023 are below:
Yamunotri Temple – 22nd April 2023
Gangotri Temple – 22nd April 2023
Kedarnath temple – 25th April 2023
Badrinath Temple – 26th April 2023
Temple closing dates in 2023 are below:
Yamunotri Temple – 28 October 2023 (Tentative)
Gangotri Temple – 27 October 2023 (Tentative)
Kedarnath temple – 29 October 2023 (Tentative)
Badrinath Temple – 30 October 2023 (Tentative)
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