Badrinath Tour (05 nights / 06 Days)
Route: Delhi - Haridwar - Joshimath -
Badrinath - Rudraprayag - Haridwar - Delhi
Day 1: Delhi -
Haridwar (230 kms/6hrs)
Arrival Delhi Railway Station, Meet & Assist
further drive to Hardwar, enroute lunch.
Later drive to Hardwar transfer to your
Hotel. Visit Har-ki-Pauri for Ganga Aarti in
evening. Bqack to your hotel, Dinner & Night
Day 2: Haridwar -
Morning, drive straight to Joshimath enroute
visit Deoprayag, Rudraprayag & Karnprayag.
On Arr. Joshimath, Check in Hotel. Overnight
Adi Guru Shankaracharya, who came all the
way from Kerels in the 8th Century A.D,
perform penance under a tree here and after
getting enlightenment, established a Math
(religious centre), known as "Joshimath".
The name Joshimath is derived from it.
Temple of Narsingh and Nav Durga are located
Day 3: Joshimath -
Morning visit Narsingh Temple &
Shankracharaya Math. Later drive to
Badrinath, Check in Hotel. Visit Badrinath
Temple for evening Aarti. Night halt at
Day 4: Badrinath -
Early morning, pilgrims after having a bath
in the Taptkund have the Darshan of
Badrivishal. Brahamakamal is significant for
Pinddan Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus). There
are other interesting sight seeing spot like
Mana, Vyas Gufa, Maatamoorti, Charanpaduka,
Bhimkund and the "Mukh" of the Saraswati
River. Just within the three kms of
Badrinathjee. Later drive back to
Rudraprayag. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Tapt Kund :
Natural thermal springs on the bank of the
river Alaknanda, where it is customary to
bathe before entering the Badrinath temple.
Narad Kund :
A recess in the river, near Tapt Kund,
forming a pool from where the Badrinath idol
Brahama Kapal :
A flat platform on the bank of river
Alaknanda. Hindus perform proppitiating
rites for their deceased ancestors.
1.5kms. away is a boulder having an
impression of the legendary serpent, better
known as the Sheshnag's eye.
3kms. away is a beautiful meadow where the
footprint of Lord Vishnu is seen on a
Mata Murty Temple :
Devoted to the mother of Sri Badrinathji.
Other important temples include Sesh Netra
Temple, Urvashi Temple and Charanpaduka.
Mana Village :
Inhabited by an Indo-Mongolian tribe, it is
the last Indian village before Tibet.
As the name suggests, vasundhara is a
magnificent water fall. This place is 5 kms.
from Badrinath out of which 2 kms. is
motorable upto Mana.
Bhim Pul :
On the other side of Mana village, a massive
rock forming a natural bridge, lies over the
roaring Saraswati river. It presents a
spectacular view of water thundering down
through the narrow passage under the rock
and is believed to have been placed there by
Bhim, the second eldest among the five
Vyas Gufa (cave) :
Near Mana Village, this is a rock-cave where
Ved Vyas is believed to have composed the
Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries.
Day 5: Rudraprayag
- Hardwar (160kms/5hr)
Drive to Hardwar, enroute visit Rishikesh
Local Sight Seeing (Ram Jhulla, Laxman
Jhulla, Triveni Ghat, Parmarth Niketan,
Shivananda Ashram & Gita Kutir). Arr.
Haridwar, transfer to Hotel. Night halt.
Day 6: Haridwar -
Morning visit Hardwar Local Sight Seeing.
Later dep. to Delhi. On Arr. Delhi, Drop at
End of the Services.
Accommodation on demand
Daily Breakfast Lunch and Dinner on
Transport from Delhi to Delhi with
English/Hindi speaking driver
Toll tax and parking
Currently applicable tax
Tour does not
Air fare / train fare
Expenses of personal nature such as
tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor
Any other item not specified in 'Tour
Porterage during trekking
Ponies / Dolis during trekking
Entrance fees during sightseeing