Kedarnath Dham Yatra (by Helicopter/Pony)
Duration: 5 Days
Itinerary At Glance:
This is the most popular tour package for Kedarnath yatra, Specially among senior citizens or ones who do not want to trek, In This Ek Dham Kedarnath yatra, we arrange same day helicopter tickets from Phatta or Sersi. You can complete Kedarnath yatra in 5Days with Chopper or Pony ride. Holy Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand is among one of the highest 12 JyotirLingas of Lord Shiva, It is believed that Pandavas from Mahabharata did penance on Kedarnath Hill to please Lord Shiva, Kedarnath Temple yatra is one of the major sites of Chota Char Dham yatra of Northern Himalayas. As per archaeological studies and Religious literature it is believed that Kedarnath temple is minimum 3000yrs old. Present Kedarnath temple was established by Adi Shankaracharya and built with help of massive stone slabs, ancient Kedarnath temple is situated in the Rudra Himalyan range. Kedarnath dham yatra is the toughest among all Uttarakhand char dham yatra but with the help of Helicopter it becomes the easiest one. Book Kedarnath Packages with Ghum India Ghum at a very competitive price and the best part is our local team is always available there for you.
Itinerary at Glance:-
Day 01:- Arrive Delhi to Rishikesh and Rishikesh local tour and Stay (240k ms/6hrs)
On arrival at Delhi Airport/ Railway station, meet and greet our representative then drive to Rishikesh on your Kedarnath And Badrinath tour package, Rishikesh holds a very special place in India as per Hindu religion. Rishikesh is a religious town in Uttarakhand situated on the bank of holy river Ganges and is surrounded by a huge Shivalik range of the Himalayas on three sides. Rishikesh is the city famous as a center for studying yoga and meditation also called Yoga capital of the world. On arrival check in Hotel. Post check-in hotel in Rishikesh, go for places to visit in Rishikesh starts with sacred Temples and Gahts, Visit two famous hanging bridges Laxman Jhulla and Ram Jhulla, Parmarth Niketan Ashram, Triveni Ghat, Muni Ki Reti, Swarg Ashram and Shivananda Ashram. Evening participate in the famous Ganga aarti. Overnight in Rishikesh.
Day 02:- Rishikesh to Guptkashi or Sitapur (210Kms / 8 hrs)
After yummy breakfast check out from the hotel in Rishikesh and drive to Guptkashi or Sitapur on your Kedarnath dham yatra and Badrinath Dham yatra, Guptakashi/ Sitapur which is 190-220 kms from Rishikesh. On arrival, check in at the hotel. Rest of the day free after a long road journey to explore the Guptakashi town. Overnight stay in Guptkashi or Sitapur.
Guptakashi which is a fairly large town of Garhwal region located at 1,320 metres elevation above the sea level in the Kedar-Khanda (khanda means sector), It is in Garhwal part of Uttarakhand in Rudraprayag district. It is famous for its ancient Vishwanath Temple dedicated to the Lord Shiva, which is very similar to the one in Varanasi (Kashi). The other well-known temple here is dedicated to Ardhanareshvara, half man and half woman form of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. The Guptakashi has legendary significance linked to the Pandavas, the heroes of the Mahabharata. Its religious importance is considered next to that of Varanasi or Kashi. The temple town is located on the way to the Kedarnath Temple of Lord Shiva, one of the Chota Char Dhams and Panch Kedar. It has the breathtaking backdrop of the snow-covered peaks of Chaukhamba in winters.
Day 03:- Guptakashi/ Sitapur to Kedarnath temple darshan and Kedarnath temple to Sitapur/Guptakashi (30kms/7 Kms drives + 20 Km trek / 07-08 Hrs)
Early morning drop at Sonprayag on your Ek Dham Kedarnath yatra for pony ride or at your helipad as per your chopper timing. For Pony take sharing cab to Gaurikund from Sonprayag, From Gaurikund you will start your 16 kms journey to Kedarnath dham trek with pony or Doli (Cost Not Included). River Mandakini, one of the main tributaries of the Holy river Ganges originates at Kedarnath and flows through Gaurikund, you may take bath at a hot spring at Gaurikund. Chant with other pilgrims on the way who are coming from all around India chanting Jai Bholenath or Har Har Mahadev or Jai Shiv Shambho. Sometimes huge mist would envelop the mountains and slowly it would go away, revealing a shiny blinding-white snow capped peak. On Arrival go for darshan of Lord Shiva inside Kedarnath temple, you will be amazed by the beauty of this Holy town, After darshan click as many pics you want to capture the temple with stunning mountains in the background. Later report to your boarding location for Helicopter or pick up location for ponies. On arrival at Phatta/Sersi Helipad or Sonprayag drop at your hotel in Guptkashi or Sitapur. Overnight at a hotel in Sitapur.
Ancient Kedarnath Mandir is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva which is 3000yrs old and established by Adi Shankaracharya. It is on the beautiful Himalayan range of Garhwal on the bank of Holy Mandakini River in Kedarnath. Kedarnath is a small holy town surrounded by snow capped Himalyan range mountains and has gained importance because of Kedarnath Temple. It is a nagar panchayat in Rudraprayag district. Kedarnath is one the most holiest Lord shiva Jyotirlingas out of 12 Jyotirlingas. Millions of devotees from all across India and abroad visit this temple to take blessings of Lord Shiva. Best time to Visit Kedarnath is summertime from May to June and September to Diwali time every year.
Day 04:- Guptakashi or Sitapur to Haridwar Stay (500kms/10-11 hrs)
Today post yummy breakfast at hotel, check out from the hotel in Guptkashi and drive to another important spiritual town Haridwar, it is an ancient and holy city of India, People from all across India come here or taking holy dip in river Ganges in Haridwar, On arrival check in to the hotel in Haridwar, Later if time permits participate in world famous evening aarti at Har Ki Pauri Ghat in Haridwar which is most famous and important ghat of Haridwar, you may go for other temple and Ghat tour in Haridwar. Overnight in Haridwar
Day 05:- Haridwar to Delhi Drop (220km/6hrs)
Today post healthy breakfast, checkout from the hotel in Haridwar and you will be transferred to Delhi airport/railway station for your onward return journey. Return home with sweet memories of Beauty of the Kedarnath and Badrinath Tour package or kedarnath and badrinath yatra of kedarnath and badrinath from delhi, kedarnath and badrinath yatra package, badrinath kedarnath tour package by helicopter, char dham yatra package costi. Thank you...!
- Accomodation on Single/Double/ Twin sharing as per booking
- Comprehensive Package for 04 Nights/ 05 Days
- Welcome drink (non alcoholic) on arrival.
- Meal Plan Will Be On Mapai (Room + Breakfast + dinner ).
- All transfer in By Air Conditioned Private car. (ac will not work on hills)
- All sightseeing As Per The Itinerary
- Airport Pick -up & Drop
- All Parkings,Toll
- Inter State Taxes
- Driver Allowance
- All Hotel Taxes
- 500ml packaged water daily per person
- Package cost as per 02 person travelling together
- Website costing as per standard hotels, email us for upgraded hotels packages
For Solo Traveler Paid extra USD 199 Extra
Rate will be change during summer and New Year times in hill stations
- Helicopter ticket charges/ Pony charges
- Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
- Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
- Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
- All Items Of Personal Nature.
- Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
- Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
- Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
Hotel will be same or Similar Category hotel depends on availability
**All tours are organised and managed by government authorised travel agency and guides. Ghum India Ghum is registered with Government of Delhi(India) under act 1932 no. 9 and Also registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India & Tourism Department of India.