Yamunotri Gangotri Dham

6 DAYS 5 NIGHTS
Category:
  • gangotri

Gangotri and Yamunotri are the originating places of two rivers Ganga and Yamuna respectively. Thus, these two destinations hold a high place in Hinduism. As per Hindu Mythology, Gangotri is a place where King Bhagirath performed penance after which River Ganga came down on the earth. Yamunotri is the place where pilgrims seek the blessings of Yamuna, who is the sister of Yama, the God of death.

This 06 nights and 07 days tour package of Gangotri Yamunotri Do Dham Yatra takes the spiritual tourists to these two sacred destinations. The major destinations covered are Haridwar, Barkot, Uttarkashi, Hanumanchatti, Yamunotri, Gangotri, Rishikesh, and Harsil. One can also visit Dehradun and Mussorie on the route and enjoy nature's exquisiteness. Trek to Yamunotri will start from Janki Chatti while Gangotri is accessible through driving as well. This tour offers the tourists a great blend of spirituality and nature exploration.

1

Delhi to - Haridwar (205 kms/6hrs)

On arrival at Delhi airport/ railway station, meet our representative who will be there for your welcome and afterwards, to drive you to Haridwar, which is about 205 kms away and takes around 6 hours. On reaching, check in at the already booked hotel, evening join Ganga Aarti at Har Ki Peri, overnight stay at Hotel.

2

Haridwar – Barkot (220kms/7hr)

Morning drive to Barkot via Dehradun and Mussoorie. On the way, we will stop to visit Kempty Fall. Thereafter, we will continue our drive to Barkot. On arrival, check in at pre-booked hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.

Barkot is small town in Uttarkashi District in Uttarakhand state in India. Situated on the banks of the Yamuna River, it is one of the popular destinations for holidaying and experience realm adventure by engaging in trekking and other such adventure activity?

3

Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot (42 kms drive + 06 Kms trek per way)

Morning drive to Janki Chatti, upon arrival we will start trekking to Yamunotri, which is about 6 kms distance by horse or walk as per your tour package. On reaching Yamunotri, we will head to Yamunotri Temple for darshan. Thereafter, we will start trek down to Janki Chatti, meet to driver and drive back to Barkot and have a stress free overnight stay.

Yamunotri is located at a height of 3,293 metres in the Garhwal Himalayas. It is one of the four sites in India's Chhota Char Dham pilgrimage and the source of the Yamuna River. The place is famous for its Yamunotri temple, the seat of the Goddess Yamuna.

4

Barkot – Uttarkashi (82 Kms 04 Hrs)

Morning drive to Uttarkashi, which is about 82 kms away and takes around 04 hours to reach. On reaching, check in at the already booked hotel. The evening is free for visiting Kashi Vishwanth Temple & Shakti Temple. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Uttarkashi is a town in Uttarakhand, India. It is situated on the banks of Bhagirathi River at a height of 1352 m above sea level. The place is known for housing many temples and ashrams.

4

Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Uttarkashi (100 kms / 04 hrs per way)

Today we will start our day a bit early in the morning and leave for a day tour to Gangotri via Harsil. On reaching, we will visit Gangotri temple for offering prayers and darshan. Later, we will drive back to our hotel in Uttarkashi for an overnight stay.

Gangotri is a famous Hindu pilgrim centre located on the banks of the river Bhagirathi in Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand state in India. It is known for holding Gangotri Temple that is believed to be the origin place of holy River Ganges.

4

Uttarkashi – Rishikesh (167 Kms 05 Hrs)

We will again start our day a bit early in the morning and check out from the hotel in Uttarkashi to drive to Rishikesh. On reaching, check in the already booked hotel, Evening visit Laxman Jhoola & Ram Jhoola overnight stay Hotel.

Rishikesh is a world famous Hindu pilgrim centre and a famous holiday destination among adventure lovers. Right from spirituality to white water rafting and camping, the place is visited by thousands of devotees and adventure seekers every year.

INCLUDED

What is Included In This Trek?

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in tents and Lodge on share basis

All meals: breakfast,lunch, tea, dinner

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Crampons and Gaiters

NOT INCLUDED

What is Not Included In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

Mandatory Documents

Please carry the documents given below

Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voters ID, etc,
Passport and Visa important to foreigners
Medical Certificate (First part should be filled by the Doctor and Second part by the Trekker)
Declaration Certificates

Note: – Many trekkers commit the same mistake of carrying unnecessary items on a trek which only makes the backpack heavy. It is important to know the right items to carry.
It differs from season to season if you are trekking in summers then carry less layers of warm clothing and if you are trekking in winters carry enough layers to protect yourself against chilly cold.

Necessary Items for trekkers

  • Photo ID Proof.
  • Rucksack/Backpack (40 to 50 Litre) & Rucksack cover (Waterproof).
  • Daypack- one small day pack (15-20 L) with you during the walk.
  • Trekking Shoe- A good quality rubber sole shoe..
  • T-shirt Dry fit/Quick dry type.
  • Warm Jacket-Warm Fleece Jacket/Synthetic fill.
  • Windproof Jacket/Wind Cheater.
  • Thermal wear.
  • Trek pants.
  • Raincoat/Poncho
  • Woolen cap
  • Hat/Bandanna
  • Under garments/Inner wear.
  • Warm Socks.
  • Woolen gloves.
  • Waterproof gloves.
  • Walking Sticks/Trekking Poles.
  • Water bottle/Hydration pack.
  • Sunglasses -UV protected.
  • Torch/Head Lamp with extra batteries.
  • Sunscreen lotion.
  • Sanitizer
  • Wet tissue paper.
  • Small Towel
  • Camera with extra cells
  • Medications and a first-aid kit
  • Carry Personal Medical Kit

    Personal Medical Kit (Carry minimum 5 tablets and maximum 10)

    Diamox – (Prevents altitude sickness)

    Digene – (It cures discomfort in stomach, acidity)

    Crocin Advance – (Cures fever and headache)

    Aspirin/Combiflam – (Pain reliever)

    Disprin – (Cures headache)

    Avomine – (Prevents motion sickness)

    Avil – (It treat allergies)

    Norflox TZ & Lomofen – (Prevents Diarrhoea)

    Ranitidine – (Reduces the amount of acid in stomach)

    Volini/Moov spray – (For sprains)

    Betadine/Savlon – (Antiseptic cream)

    ORS

    Band aid

    Cotton

    Stretchable/Elastic bandage

    Gauze

    Note:- Use medicines only when prescribed by the doctor. In case you face any problem during your trek, discuss and take advice from the Professional guide.

    Advisory:- follow covid-19 guidelines

    Terms And Conditions

    Payments: For all the services contracted, certain advance payment should be made to hold the booking, on confirmed basis & the balance amount can be paid either before your departure from your country or upon arrival in INDIA but definitely before the commencement of the services. Management personnels hold the right to decide upon the amount to be paid as advance payment, based on the nature of the service & the time left for the commencement of the service.

    Apart from above in some cases like Special Train Journeys, hotels or resorts bookings during the peak season (X-Mas, New Year), full payment is required to be sent in advance.

    Mode of Payment: Overseas advance payment can be made through Wire Transfer to our bank.

    Cancellation Policy: In the event of cancellation of tour / travel services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reason/s we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing, and cancellation charges would be as follows:

    • 45 days prior to arrival: 15% of the Tour / service cost
    • 15 days prior to arrival: 50% of the Tour / service cost
    • 07 days prior to arrival: 75% of the Tour / service cost
    • 48 hours prior to arrival OR No Show: No Refund

    Note: Written cancellation will accept on all working days, except Sunday, Any cancellation sent on Sunday's will be considered on next working day (Monday).

    For the X-mas and new year period from 20 Dec to 05 Jan the payment is non-refundable.

    In case you cancel the trip after commencement, refund would be restricted to a limited amount only which too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers/ contractors we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation & missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund.

    Trekking, Tour and adventure actives in Himalayan region carry an inherent risk to life and goods. The natural calamities may cause injury and loss of life, which is beyond any control. Tour Uttarakhand does its best to minimize all types of risks, discomfort and hazard to the best of their ability, yet there are chances of accidents, mishaps and deficiency in service.




    Advisory:

    • Any delay from the customer’s side will lead to cancellation of trek/ tour/ adventure activities.
    • Trekking Tour Adventure maybe cancelled due to some unavoidable circumstances i.e- weather condition, govt. notification, land sliding or any other natural calamity.
    • Trekking in Uttrakhand reserves the right to discontinue, modify any trek, tour & adventure activities without assigning any reasons or without any prior intimation whatsoever.
    • Anybody found to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs medically or physically unfit (any serious ailment, weak heart conditions, epilepsy, asthma, expecting mothers etc.) unfit for any reasons in the wisdom of the trek leader/guide/instructor will not be allowed for trekking /tour/ adventure activities. Request for a refund or a discount in such situation will not be entertained. Decision of the trek lead/guide/management in this regard would be final.
    • Total decided package cost will not be affected if there is any reduction in the number of persons
    • Minimum required 50% of amount to get confirmed the trek/tour/adventure activities.