Uttarakhand is famous for the char dham yatra that takes place on the Garhwal Himalayas. The char dham yatra is a challenging and testing venture. Pilgrims make it a point to pay their respect to the holy shrines of Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri at least once in their life. All the 4 temples in question holds immense significance in the legend and culture of hinduism. Kedarnath is dedicated to lord shiva, Badrinath to lord vishnu, gangotri to goddess ganga and yamunotri to goddess yamuna. The temples are located in high altitude regions of the majestic himalayas and mark the real origin point of some of the holiest rivers in India.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.How many days will do dham yatra to badri kedar take?
A. If going by road then the badri kedar yatra will take up to 5 days. Badri kedar yatra by helicopter will take just 2 to maximum 3 days or even less, depending on the availability.
Q.Is there a way to do badri kedar darshan by helicopter in one day?
A. Yes. Our badri kedar by helicopter takes just 1 day to cover.
Q.What is the price of do dham yatra by car from Haridwar?
A. Do dham yatra from Haridwar by car will take 5 days to cover and cost 20K rupees for a 4 seater like indigo.
Q.Can i go for do dham yatra by my own car?
A. Yes. tourists can take their private vehicles for do dham yatra. The only requirement is for you to be able to drive on the hills. Experienced hills drivers should be able to take their car to do dham.
Q.What is the meaning of do dham yatra?
A. Do dham yatra means visit to two dhams instead of all 4. This means either going to kedar badri or going to gangotri and yamunotri.