Day 1: Delhi - Haridwar
Arrival Delhi Airport / Railway Station, Meet & Assist further drive to Haridwar. Transfer to your Hotel. Visit Har-ki-Pauri for Ganga Aarti in Evening. Back to your hotel, Night halt.
Haridwar, lying at the feet of Shiva's hills, i.e., Shivaliks, in the Haridwar district of Uttaranchal, is a doorway. Suryavanshi prince Bhagirath performed penance here to salvage the souls of his ancestors who had perished due to the curse of sage Kapila. The penance was answered and the river Ganga trickled forth forms Lord Shiva's locks and its bountiful water revived the sixty thousand sons of king Sagara. In the tradition of Bhagirath, devout Hindus stand in the sacred waters here, praying for the salvation of their departed elder. It is the Doorway to the sources of the Ganga and the Yamuna, 3000 to 4500 meters up into the snowy ranges of the central Himalayas. The 'Aarti' worship of the Ganga after sunset and the floating 'DIA' (lamp) is a moving ritual.
Day 02: Haridwar - Guptkashi
After Breakfast in Haridwar, we proceed to Guptakashi. En route, you can enjoy the magnificent view of the river Mandakini. In the evening, we reach Guptkashi and check-in, in the Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 03: Guptkashi - Kedarnath
After breakfast, we move towards Gaurikund, with your packed lunch. After a 32 km journey, you further trek to reach the destination. On the way, we halt for lunch and regain the trek to reach Kedarnath by late afternoon. On arrival, we go to the hotel and freshen up. After this, you can go for Darshan and Pooja at the Kedarnath Temple. You can also visit Adi Shankaracharya Samadhi, located at the back of the temple. After this, you return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 04: Kedarnath - Guptkashi
After breakfast at Kedarnath, we once again resume trekking towards Gaurikund. On arrival, we drive back to Guptkashi for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05: Guptkashi - Badrinath
After breakfast, we leave for Badrinath, via Joshimath. Enjoying the drive through the medicinal forests, we halt at Pipalkoti for lunch. After this, we travel further to reach Badrinath by late afternoon. You can rest or enjoy the scenic beauty of the place in the evening. This is followed by dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06: Badrinath - Rudraprayag
Drive After breakfast, we visit Badrinath Temple, for holy Darshan and Pooja. After this, you can visit Mana village, which is the last village before the Tibet border. From here, we move towards Rudryaprayag for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 07: Rudraprayag - Haridwar
After breakfast, we leave for Haridwar. On the way, we have lunch and resume the journey, thereafter. If time permits, we will also visit Devprayag. This is the confluence of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, which are collectively called as Ganga. In the evening we reach Haridwar and check-in, in the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 08: Haridwar - Delhi
After breakfast at Haridwar, we head towards Delhi. After arriving in Delhi, you can continue your journey back home.