Yamunotri is the source of the Yamuna River and the seat of the Goddess Yamuna in Hinduism. Gangotri is the highest temple of Goddess Ganga and one of the four dhams of Uttarakhand state. Gangotri offers scenic splendors of rugged terrains, gushing water of Bhagirathi River and snow clad peaks. The place holds great importance amongst Hindus.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01: Delhi / Haridwar (215 Kms) Stopover Place – Khatauli
Start from New Delhi.Arrive Haridwar in time to attend evening Ganga Arti at famous Har Ki Pauri. Transfers to the hotel and Meet & Assistance on Arrival at Hotel. Night stay.
Your host town is gateway of God; Haridwar means Gateway of Lord Vishnu and Hardwar, Gateway of Lord Shiva.
The Haridwar Ganga Aarti is held at Hari-ki-Pauri ghat. The name of this famous ghat literally means "Feet of the Lord". A footprint on a stone wall there is said to belong to...
Har Ki Pauri, Haridwar, Haridwar 249401, India
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Day 02: Haridwar / Barkot (210 Kms)
In the morning leave for Ganga Snan. After breakfast leave for Barkot. Drive through Kempty fall. Reach Janakichatti towards evening night stay.
Travel from Haridwar to Janakichati
Day 03: Barkot / Janakichatti / Yamunotri (35 Kms + 05 Kms Trek One Way)
Early morning, leave for Yamunotri with packed breakfast. Here, one can cook rice by packing it in a cloth and dipping it in the hot water of the hot kund. Pilgrims take this cooked rice home as "Prasad". Near the temple "Pooja" can be offered to Divya Shila, after taking bath in Jamunabai Kund's warn water and having "Darshan" of Devi "Yamunaji" Return in time for your Lunch. Rest of the day at Leisure.Dinner and night stay.
Day 04 - Barkot / Uttarkashi (145 Kms)
Post Breakfast, leave for Uttarkashi. arrival at Uttarkashi. Rest of the day at leisure and Night stay.
Travel from Janakichati to Uttarkashi
Day 05: Uttarkashi / Gangotri / Uttarkashi (100 Kms / 04-05 Hrs, One Way)
Post Tea/ Coffee, With packed breakfast leave for Gangotri. En route stopover at Gangnani, a hot water spring. Post offering prayers & pooja darshan at Gangotri.Post lunch drive back to Uttarkashi, en route visit Gangnani. Night stay.
Day 06: Uttarkashi / Rishikesh (210 Kms / 07 Hrs)
Post Tea/ Coffee, Leave for Rishikesh. Evening ganga aarti and night stay at Rishikesh.
Travel from Uttarkashi to Rishikesh
Day 07: Rishikesh/ Delhi (245 Kms)
Post Breakfast, leave for Delhi for your onward journey.