Badrinath Kedarnath Tour by Helicopter (Ex - Haridwar)
Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India.
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Day 1 : Arrival At Dehradun - Haridwar (52 Kms / 2 Hrs). On the day of arrival at Dehradun airport, assist you at airport and later drive to Haridwar. Upon arrival at Haridwar check in your hotel for night stay.
Later proceed for half day guided tour to Haridwar, visit Daksh Prajapati Temple, Ananand Mai Ashram, Mansa Devi and Chandi Devi, Bhuma Niketan, Parmarth, Bharat Mata Mandir, and more temples and ashrams.
Later visit to Har-ki-Pauri for Ganga Aarti in evening. Overnight at Hotel.|
Day 2 : Haridwar - Guptakashi (206 Kms / 7 Hrs). Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later check out from hotel and drive to Guptakashi via en-route visit to Devprayag, srinagr and Rudraprayag the banks of Holy River Ganga. Upon arrival at Guptakashi check in your hotel for night stay. Overnight at Hotel.|
Day 3 : Guptakashi - Phata (10 Kms / 1 Hrs) - Kedarnath (By Helicopter) - Phata - Guptakashi (10 Kms / 1 Hrs). Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later drive to Phata helipad to board the helicopter for Kedarnath. Upon arrival at Kedarnath head to the highly-worshipped Kedarnath temple. One of the 12 Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, this temple was originally built by the Pandavas and was later recovered by Adi Sankaracharya.
After darshan and pooja, go aboard the helicopter to return to Phata. Upon arrival at Phata later transfer back to your hotel for night stay. Overnight at Hotel.|
Day 4 : Guptakashi - Joshimath - Badrinath (190 Kms / 7 Hrs). Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later check out from hotel and drive to Badrinath via en-route visit to Joshimath. Upon arrival at Badrinath check in your hotel for night stay.
Later proceed to Tapt Kund or Hot Spring to take a bath, before you enter the revered Badrinath temple. 15 m in height and dedicated to Lord Badri or Vishnu, this temple is in the form of a cone and lies on the banks of River Alaknanda. Overnight at Hotel.|
Day 5 : Badrinath - Rudraprayag (165 Kms / 6 Hrs). Today morning before breakfast visit the Badrinath temple again for morning Darshan. Later back to your hotel for breakfast. After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed for sightseeing tour to Badrinath including Mana Village- inhabited by the Indo-Mangolian tribe, it is the last village on the Indo-Tibetan border; Vyas Gufa- the cave where sage Vyas stayed while writing the 4 Vedas, Ganesh Gufa- the ancient cave where Lord Ganesha composed the great Hindu epic of Mahabharata, and Mata Murti temple - lying on the banks of Alaknanda River, the temple is dedicated to Mata Murti, mother of Nara and Narayana.
Later afternoon drive to Rudraprayag Rudraprayag via Karanprayag that is the confluence of River Alaknanda and River Pindar. Continue your journey to Rudraprayag, a small pilgrim town lying on the meeting point of Rivers Alaknanda and Mandakini. Upon reaching, check- in at the hotel. The day is at leisure for exploring the Rudraprayag town. Some of the popular attractions here are Koteshwar Mahadev Temple, Augustmuni and Dhari Devi Mandir.
Upon arrival at Rudraprayag check in your hotel for night stay. Overnight at Hotel.|
Day 6 : Rudraprayag - Rishikesh (162 Kms / 7 Hrs). Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later check out from hotel and drive to Rishikesh. Upon arrival at Rishikesh check in your hotel for night stay.
Rest of the day free for leisure activities. Overnight at Hotel.|
Day 7 : Rishikesh - Dehradun (45 Kms / 1:30 Hrs) and Departure. Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later check out from hotel and drive to Dehradun airport to board the flight to your home.
6 Nights accommodation based on double / twin sharing basis All transfers including airport transfers by an AC Car MUV / SUV / Sedan car All entrance fees, sightseeing, excursions and activities as per the itinerary Return Helicopter tickets from Phata to Kedarnath VIP Darshan ticket for Kedarnath Pooja assistance at respective shrines 2 Mineral water bottles per person per day All taxes 6 Breakfast at hotels 6 Dinner at hotels
Visas Fee (if applicable) Tips (always optional, but some guidance will be given in the pre-departure information pack you’ll receive after booking) Beverages other than drinking water & any costs of a personal nature International flights to/from the start/finish of the trip