Day 1: Haridwar – Rudraprayag - Guptkashi (210kms/7-8hr)
Drive to Guptkashienroute visit Devprayag. Check in
Hotel, night halt.
Day 2: Guptkashi - Kedarnath (30kms by road & 18kms
Morning drive to Gaurikund, Trek start
from Gaurikund to Kedarnath (3584 mts) on foot or on by
pony / Doli. Tour members should carry personal
medicines, heavy woolen, toiletries and clothes for an
overnight halt at Kedarnath. Check in Hotel. Later visit
Kedarnath Temple. Night halt.
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 the Gauri Temple. This is the
place where Goddess Parvathi meditated to attain Lord
Shiva. It is the base for a trek to Kedarnath.
Kedarnath: The Kedarnath shrine, one of the 12
jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, is a scenic spot situated,
against the backdrop of the majestic Kedarnath range.
Kedar is another name of Lord Shiva, the protector and
the destroyer. According to legend, the Pandavas after
having won over the Kaurava in the Kurukshetra war, felt
guilty of having killed their own brothers and sought
the blessings of Lord Shiva for redemption. He eluded
them repeatedly and while fleeing took refuge at
Kedarnath in the form of a bull. On being followed he
dived into the ground, leaving his hump on the surface.
The r! emaining portions of Lord Shiva appeared at four
other places and are worshipped there as his
manifestations. The arms appeared at Tungnath, the face
at Rudranath, the belly at Madhmaheshwar and his locks
(hair) with head at Kalpeshwar. Kedarnath and the four
above-mentioned shrines are treated as Panch Kedar.
Day 3: Kedarnath - Rudraprayag (18Kms Down Trek &
75kms/3hr by Road)
Early morning, after Temple
Darshan trek down to Gaurikund. Later drive to
Rudraprayag via Guptkashi. Check in Hotel at
Rudraprayag. Night Halt.
Rudraprayag: It is the
confluence of river Mandakini and river Alaknanda.
Day 4: Rudraprayag – Rishikesh (140kms/5hr)
After Breakfast drive to Rishikesh, the 'place of sages'
is a celebrated spiritual town on the bank of Ganga and
is surrounded by Shivalik range of the Himalayas on
three sides. It is said that when Raibhya Rishi did hard
penances, God appeared by the name of " Hrishikesh " and
this area hence firth came to be known as Rishikesh.
Check in Hotel. Later visit Rishikesh Temples &
Sight Seeing – LaxmanJhulla, Ram Jhulla, Triveni Ghat,
Bharat Mandir, Shivananda Ashram, Parmarth Ashram. At
evening visit Ganga Aarti at Parmath Niketan Ashram.
Overnight stay. On Arr. Haridwar, transfer to Railway
Station. Tour End
|Ex DELHI : 5nights/6days
Deluxe : Rs.12,999 (April-June)
Luxury : Rs.17,999 (April-June)
||Ex HARIDWAR : 2nights/3days
Standard : Rs.5500 (April-June)
Deluxe : Rs.6500 (April-June)
Luxury : Rs.8800 (April-June)