Do Dham Gangotri Kedarnath Tour is a spiritual journey that takes you to two of the most significant Hindu pilgrimage sites in India - Gangotri and Kedarnath. The tour begins in Haridwar, from where you will be driven to Gangotri, located at an elevation of 3048 meters in the stunning Himalayan ranges. You will have the opportunity to explore the town, take a dip in the holy Ganges, and seek blessings from the goddess Ganga at the Gangotri Temple.
From Gangotri, you will proceed to Kedarnath, another important Hindu pilgrimage site located at an altitude of 3584 meters. The journey to Kedarnath is an adventure in itself, with stunning views of the Himalayas and a trek to the Kedarnath Temple. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva, and is believed to be one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of India. You will also have the opportunity to explore the town and its surroundings.
The tour promises to be a memorable experience, providing you with an opportunity to connect with your spirituality, witness the natural beauty of the region, and immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Uttarakhand.
RISHIKESH - BARKOT
RISHIKESH - BARKOT (180kms/5-6hrs drive)
After enjoying a delicious breakfast in the morning, you will proceed for Barkot from Haridwar. The journey covers a distance of 200 kms and takes approximately 7 hours, with a brief stopover in the picturesque hill station of Mussoorie. You will visit the famous Kempty falls of Mussoorie, which are a popular tourist attraction known for their scenic beauty and cool refreshing water.
After spending some time at Kempty falls, you will continue your drive to Barkot, a small town located in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. On arrival in Barkot, you will check-in to the hotel and spend the night there, enjoying the comfortable accommodation and peaceful surroundings. Barkot is situated in a serene location and is a perfect place to relax and rejuvenate amidst nature.
BARKOT - UTTARKASHI
BARKOT - UTTARKASHI (80km 2-3hrs drive )
After enjoying your breakfast in the morning, you will leave Uttarkashi and drive for 100 Kms, which will take approximately 4 hours. Upon arrival at your destination, you will check-in to your hotel and rest for a while. Later in the day, you can explore the beautiful town of Uttarkashi and its exquisite locations.
You can go for a short trek to the nearby hills or visit popular sites such as Ekadash Rudra, Bhairav or Gyaneshwar. However, a must-visit site in Uttarkashi is the Vishwanath temple, which is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is known for its religious significance and architectural beauty.
After a day of exploration and sightseeing, you will return to your hotel for an overnight stay, where you can relax and rejuvenate for the next day's journey. Uttarkashi is a beautiful town nestled in the Himalayan ranges and offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, religious significance, and cultural richness.
On the fourth day of the tour, you will proceed for Gangotri from Uttarkashi. The distance between the two places is 100 Kms, and the journey will take approximately 4 hours. Gangotri is a calm and spiritual town nestled amidst the Himalayan ranges at an elevation of 3048 meters above sea level. It is considered the sitting place of goddess Ganga.
Upon arrival, you will visit the main temple shrine for Darshan and explore the location. The Gangotri temple is a famous religious site and is known for its spiritual significance and stunning architecture. You can also take a stroll around the town, admire the serene natural beauty, and soak in the peaceful ambiance of the place.
After visiting the main temple and exploring the place, you will return to Uttarkashi for an overnight stay. Uttarkashi is a beautiful town located in the foothills of the Himalayas and offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and spiritual significance.
UTTARKASHI - GUPTKASHI
UTTARKASHI - GUPTKASHI (210 Kms, 7 hrs)
After enjoying your morning breakfast in Uttarkashi, you will proceed towards Guptkashi, which is located at a distance of 210 Kms from Uttarkashi. The journey will take approximately 7 hours. Guptkashi is a beautiful town located in the Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand.
Upon arrival, you will check-in to your hotel and relax for a while. Guptkashi is known for its scenic beauty and spiritual significance. The town is surrounded by lush green forests, majestic mountains, and beautiful rivers.
You can spend your evening exploring the town, visiting nearby temples and shrines, and admiring the natural beauty of the place. After a day of exploration and sightseeing, you will return to your hotel for an overnight stay. Guptkashi is a perfect destination for nature lovers and those seeking spiritual rejuvenation.
After enjoying your breakfast in Guptkashi, you will proceed towards Gaurikund. According to legends, Gaurikund is the place where Lord Shiva agreed to marry Goddess Parvati. The town is home to a temple dedicated to Goddess Parvati, and it serves as the starting point for the Kedarnath trek.
You will cover a total distance of 45 Kms by road and 14 Kms by trekking (one way) during the journey. On arrival at Gaurikund, you will check-in to your hotel and head to the temple for Darshan.
Gaurikund is a beautiful town located at an elevation of 1,982 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by the stunning Himalayan ranges and lush green forests, making it a perfect destination for nature lovers and trekking enthusiasts.
After exploring the town and visiting the temple, you will return to Guptkashi for an overnight stay. The journey to Gaurikund and Kedarnath is an unforgettable experience that offers a perfect blend of spirituality and adventure.
GUPTKASHI - HARIDWAR
GUPTKASHI - HARIDWAR (208 km / 06-07 hrs)
After having an early breakfast, drive to Haridwar which is situated 205 Kms away and the journey takes around 4 hours. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel and take some rest. In the evening, visit the holy Ganga Ghat for a dip in the sacred river and witness the enchanting Ganga Aarti. Spend the night at the hotel in Haridwar.