The actual source, a frozen lake of ice and glacier (Champasar Glacier)
located on the Kalind Mountain at a height of 4,421 m above sea level,
about 1 km further up, is not frequented generally as it is not
accessible; hence the shrine has been located on the foot of the hill.
The approach is extremely difficult and pilgrims therefore offer puja at
the temple itself.
Haridwar is one of the most famous places located in the north of India. This city is known for many Hindu temples and sanctuary pilgrimages places followed by mountains, rivers, glaciers, greenery and other natural elements. The flora and fauna of the city is a great source of attraction that holds the attentions of avid travelers. People with various need and budget can choose Haridwar Yamnotri and Gangotri Tour Package from Haridwar to take enjoy their vacation.
Winter is often cool and snowfall is a common thing for locals. In winter, the city becomes a heaven for travelers who flock here from various parts of the world to enjoy different kinds of activities like snow-skiing and ice-skating. A trip to Haridwar will be a pleasurable and memorable time.Due to its amazing weather, the city can be visited round the year. Haridwar tour is incomplete without exploring its Ganga Ghats that please your eyes with its soothing and splendid charms.
Har Ki Pauri is a famous ghat on the banks of the Ganges in Haridwar in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. This revered place is the major landmark of the holy city of Haridwar. "Har" means "Lord Shiva" who is the god according to shaivite Rishav Bhagwan school of Hindu
Yamunotri is the source of the Yamuna River and the base of the Goddess Yamuna in Hinduism. It is situated at an altitude of 3,293 metres (10,804 ft) in the Garhwal Himalayas and located approximately 30 kilometers (19 mi) North of Uttarkashi, the headquarters of the Uttarkashi district in the Garhwal Division of Uttarakhand, India. It is one of the four sites in India's Chhota Char Dham pilgrimage.
Gangotri, the source of the river Ganga. The river Ganga originates from the Gangotri glacier and is known as Bhagirathi. The name Ganga picks up later on after the river passes Devaprayag and merges into the river Alaknanda.
The Gangotri Temple was built by a Gorkha Commander in the early years of the 18th century. This temple stands at an altitude of 3042m and emits a highly pious aura. Religious rituals are in full swing in the Gangotri temple with the Arti ceremony performed by the pujaris of the Semwal family.
Eearly morning dip (bathing) in Holy Ganga and have blessings to start you journey for Chardham (Four Abodes OF God). After breakfast proceed to Barkot via Dehradun & Mussoorie. En route visit Sahastradhara, Robert’s Cave & Kempty fall. Upon arrival check in into the hotel, rest of the day is at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel at Barkot.
Morning leave for Janki Chatti via Hanuman Chatti & Fool Chatti. On arrival Janki Chatti start Trek of 06 kms for Yamunotri, On Arrive Yamunotri Holi Dip in Garam Kund, than Pooja and Darshan of Shree Yamunotri Ji, after Darshan and Pooja, afternoon start trek back to Janki Chatti on arrival Janki Chatti meet with driver and drive back to Barkot. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Drive to Uttarkashi. Visit Vishwanath Temple & Others. Check in Hotel. Rest day at leisure. Night Halt.Uttarkashi - Uttarkashi is a small and beautiful town, situated between two rivers; Varuna and Ashi, whose water flow into the Bhagirathi from either side of the town. Elevated, at a height of 1588 meters, this little town is very similar to Kashi and Varanasi, in that it has the same kind of temples and ghats and likewise, a north or 'uttar' facing river.
With packed breakfast & post Tea/ Coffee leave for Gangotri early in the morning. Offering prayers & pooja darshan, later drive back to Uttarkashi , en route visit Gangnani & Harsil. Overnight stay at Uttarkashi.
After breakfast drive to Haridwar en-route visit Tehri Dam, Rishikesh (Ram Jhula & Laxman Jhula, Gita Mandir).After sightseeing proceed to Haridwar. Attend evening Aarti at Har-Ki-Pouri at Haridwar
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