14 Nights / 15 Days
Places Covered :
Delhi | Mussorie | Barkot | Uttarkashi | Gangotri | Guptkashi | Gaurikund | Kedarnath | Pipalkothi | Joshimath | Badrinath | Rudraprayag | Rishikesh | Haridwar | Delhi
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Arrive in the city and get transferred to hotel for check in. Delhi, a bustling metropolis, is a pleasant blend of ancient delights and modern charm. The city is full of historical monuments that easily remind of many dynasties that ruled over it. At the same time, there are many structures which remind of its active participation in the Indian freedom movement. You will get a chance to see this ancient city of India and its varied structures.
Day 02 : Delhi - Mussoorie (290 km- 08 hr)
Get driven to Mussoorie, a famous hill-station. Located at an altitude of 2005 m, this hill serves as a center of education, business, tourism & beauty.
Day 03 : Mussoorie - Barkot (1828 m) (100 km- 06 hr)
Depart for Barkot after taking the breakfast and with lunch (Packed). En route, visit Kempty Falls. On arrival at Barkot, check-in to Hotel.
Day 04 : Barkot - Hanuman Chatti (2134 m) (02 hr - 32 km Coach Drive)
Hanuman Chatti - Janki Chatti (2676 m) (08 km - 01 hr Jeep drive)
Janki Chatti - Yamunotri (3235 m) (04 hr - 6 km trek)
Yamunotri - Janki Chatti - Hanuman Chatti - Barkot
Take a full day excursion to Yamunotri (3235 m). First drive to Hanuman Chatti (2134 m); take a local Jeep to reach Janki Chatti (2676 m); From Janki Chatti, an uphill trek starts (04 hr -06 km one way). At Yamunotri, you have a chance to take a holy dip in natural hot water spring. Later, return to Janki Chatti & drive back to Barkot.
Day 05 : Barkot - Uttarkashi (110 km - 05 hr)
Drive to Uttarkashi which is situated on the banks of the river Bhagirathi. Visit temples like Lord Vishwanath, Ekadash Rudra, Bhairav, Gyaneshwar & Goddess Kuteli Devi.
Day 06 : Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Uttarkashi (100 km- 05 hr Oneway)
Leave for excursion to Gangotri with Packed Lunch. Take a holy dip in the sacred river Ganges.
Day 07 : Uttarkashi - Guptkashi (210 km - 10 hr)
Drive to Guptkashi with Packed Lunch. Pass all the way through towns like Tehri Srinagar & Rudraprayag. From Rudraprayag, you will have turn towards Mandakini valley & see the good-looking confluence of River Mandakini with River Alaknanda & reach Guptkashi in the evening.
Day 08 : Guptkashi – Gaurikund (32 km drive- 02 hr) Gaurikund - Kedarnath (14 km trek - 5 hr Oneway)
Drive in Coach to Gaurikund (32 km - 02 hr). Gaurikund to Kedarnath is 14 km trek. Arrive Kedarnath by afternoon and check-in the Hotel - Guest house. Take a holy visit to Shri Kedarnath temple. Visit Adi Shankaracharya Samadhi in the evening.
Day 09 : Kedarnath - Gaurikund (14 km trek - 4 hr one way) Gaurikund- Guptkashi (32 km drive- 02 hr)
You will be taken back to Gaurikund by Pony - Doli (14 km - 3-4 hr). On arrival at Gaurikund, you will have to board Coach & reach Guptkashi by lunch time.
Day 10 : Guptkashi - Pipalkothi - Joshimath (190 km - 10 hr)
Get driven to Joshimath via Chopta and drive in the course of meadows & thick forests. Enjoy glimpses of the mighty Himalayan peaks before arriving at the Joshimath.
Day 11 : Joshimath - Badrinath (40 km - 02 hr)
Get driven to the Holy Shrine of Shri Badrinath; visit Mana village, the last Indian village before the Tibetan border. Take part in the evening Aarti at Badrinath temple
Day 12 : Badrinath - Joshimath (40 km- 02 hr)
Perform Pooja & Holy Darshan of Badrinath & then drive back to Joshimath.
Day 13 : Joshimath - Rudraprayag - Rishikesh (240 km - 12 hr)
Get driven to Rishikesh.
Day 14 : Rishikesh - Haridwar (24 km - 01 hr)
Enjoy a half day sightseeing of Rishikesh and visit Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula, Geeta Bhawan, Temples & Ashrams. You can see Sadhus, Pilgrims, Ashrams & Temples all around. Enjoy your stay amind a spiritual ambience.
Get driven to Haridwar in the noon which is located at the foothills of the lower Himalayan Shivalik Mountains. It is rigtly located on the banks of River Ganges (Ganga). Serving as a significant pilgrimage site for the Hindus, the place has been blessed by the Trinity of the Lords Shiva, Vishnu & Brahma.
Day 15 : Haridwar – Delhi (225 km - 06 hr)
Drive to Delhi; get transferred to Airport for onward Destination.