Utttarakhand Trip Trek: Winter Chardham Yatra Package from Haridwar Winter Chardham Yatra Package from Haridwar  

Yatra Overview

The Winter Chardham Yatra is a popular pilgrimage tour in India that involves visiting four sacred shrines in the Indian state of Uttarakhand during the winter season. The Chardham Yatra traditionally takes place in the summer months when the weather is more favorable, but in recent years, there has been a growing trend of pilgrims undertaking this journey in the winter as well. The four shrines that make up the Chardham are Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath.The journey typically starts from Haridwar, a holy city in Uttarakhand, where travelers assemble and prepare for the pilgrimage.

The first destination is Yamunotri, dedicated to the goddess Yamuna. Pilgrims usually visit this shrine by trekking or using mules during the winter months. It’s important to note that during the winter, the region experiences extreme cold, and the trek can be challenging due to snow and icy conditions.

The next stop is Gangotri, where the sacred River Ganges (Ganga) originates. Like Yamunotri, Gangotri is also quite cold in the winter, and access can be challenging. Pilgrims visit the temple to pay their respects and perform rituals.

Kedarnath is one of the most important shrines in the Chardham Yatra. It’s dedicated to Lord Shiva and is situated at a high altitude. In the winter, the temple remains closed, and the idol is shifted to Ukhimath. Pilgrims can trek to Kedarnath, but it requires proper planning and winter clothing.

The final destination is Badrinath, dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The Badrinath temple remains open throughout the year, making it accessible for winter pilgrims. However, the region experiences heavy snowfall, so roads can be blocked, and travel can be challenging. Pilgrims perform puja and seek blessings at the temple.

It’s essential to be well-prepared for the winter conditions, with warm clothing, suitable footwear, and necessary medications.The Winter Chardham Yatra is not only a physical journey but also a deeply spiritual experience for those who undertake it. Pilgrims seek blessings, perform religious rituals, and immerse themselves in the serene and sacred atmosphere of the Himalayas.That the Winter Chardham Yatra can be physically demanding, especially in the winter season, and requires careful planning and preparation.



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Day 1 : HARIDWAR — BARKOT ( , Trek: 180KM/7-10hr ) 1,220 meters

In the morning depart for Barkot which is located at the foothills of yamunotri (205 kms – 6 to 7 hrs). You will be taken via Mussoorie so visit Kempt Falls on the way. On arrival at Barkot, check-in to your hotel/ camp, pre-booked for you. The day is free to relax and acclimatization. Store your energy for the next day climb to Yamunotri. Overnight stay at Barkot.

Day 2 : BARKOT — KHARSALI – BARKOT ( , Trek: 40KM/5-7hr ) 4,321meters

Today morning after breakfast, depart for Kharsiali (40 kms). Yamunotri (3,291 m) is the western most shrine of the Char Dham. It is the source of the river Yamuna, the sister of Yama, the God of Death. It is believed that anyone who bathes in her waters get relief from a tortuous death. The original source of the river is in Champasar Glacier which is 1 km ahead of the shrine (4,321 m). After your visit to the temple, take a holy dip in the river and perform other religious rites here. Come back through the same route to Barkot, for overnight stay in hotel.

Day 3 : BARKOT — UTTARKASHI ( , Trek: 85KM/3hr ) 1,200 meters

This morning, drive (85 kms – 3 hrs journey) towards Uttarkashi. On arrival check in to the hotel. The rest of the day is free for acclimatization. In the evening, visit the famous Vishwanath Temple. Overnight stay at a hotel in Uttarkashi.

Day 4 : UTTARKASHI — MUKHBA – UTTARKASHI ( , Trek: 90KM/4-5hr ) 1,200 meters

Today you need to drive to Mukhba early morning. Perform the Puja at the Gangotri Temple. Late afternoon drive back to Uttarkashi. Dinner and overnight stay at Uttarkashi.

Day 5 : UTTARKASHI — RUDRAPRAYAG - UKHIMATH ( , Trek: 200KM/7-10hr ) 1,352 meters

Wake up early morning and finish your breakfast to check out from the hotel. Today you will be driving for Rudraprayag via Tehri Dam. On arrival at Ukimath, check in to the hotel. It is a small town on the confluence of river Alaknanda and Mandakini. Here in Rudraprayag you can see two separate routes for Kedarnath and Badrinath. Overnight stay at Ukimath.

Day 6 : Ukimath — JOSHIMATH ( , Trek: 19KM/6-8hr ) 1,330 meters

Early morning, after breakfast, check out of the hotel. You will be taken through some of the most wonderful ghat roads. On arrival at Joshimath, check into the hotel. Take some rest and refreshments. If you are all set to go to, then visit the nearby temple in the evening. Overnight stay at Joshimath.

Day 7 : Joshimath — Haridwar ( , Trek: 200KM/ ) 314 meters

Wake up early morning and get ready to perform the religious rites at the winter home of Lord Badrinath. Once you are done, drive back to haridwar.


Package Inclusions

    Hotel accommodation as per package same or similar hotels.
    Breakfast + Dinner
    Transfers and sightseeing as prepackage car
    All toll tax, parking, fuel and driver allowances
    All applicable hotel and transport taxes.

Package Exclusions

Winter Chardham Yatra Package from Haridwar

Reviews for Char Dham Yatra

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Last year my family did this Chardham Yatra which was just amazing.. No words to say about the destinations in between whole Chardham journey.. Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamunotri, Haridwar & Rishikesh was just fabulous.. we are a group of 9 members that was never seen the beauties before.. When we planned don't know the things about chardham yatra, then we contacted an chardham tour operator 'Uttarakhand Trip Trek' they help us alot to plan that trip, that's why we booked them and the whole journey was extremely fantastic... Food, sight-seeing and shopping: When you are on chardham yatra i recommend you to take most of the packed food from your home, if you can't afford then you can found some good restaurants (dhabha's) in between your journey. In your journey never forget to visit whole the pilgrimages, temples and shrines.... Activities & things to do: In rishikesh we enjoy the white water river rafting which was start from shivpuri to ramjhula (rishikesh) must say extremely adventurous... Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: In the end i must say if you want your journey blissful then choose best tour operators like we did to choose Uttarakhand Trip Trek. thanks Uttarakhand trip trek
- Radhey Ghai

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- Mahesh Vyas

 Rs 12,000  
Rs 10000 per person
Haridwar to Haridwar
5% GST will be applicable on the fee.
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Attractions on the Way

Haridwar & Rishikesh
  • Har ki Pauri
  • Mansa Devi Temple
  • Handi Devi Temple
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    Ukimath — JOSHIMATH
    Joshimath — Haridwar
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