The Uttarakhand Heritage Tour
Duration: 05 Days / 04 Nights
Places Covered: Delhi – Haridwar – Okimath – Chopta – Delhi.
Uttarakhand is often referred to as Dev Bhumi and holds great significance among Hindu pilgrims. This place, located in the Himalayas, beholds nature in its truest form with almost a divine ambience that is absolutely praiseworthy. With clean air, snowflakes and kaleidoscopic view of the mountains, Uttarakhand gains popularity among both domestic and foreign tourists. Additionally, the simplicity in pastoral life and the warm hearts of the local folks along with the alpine vegetation makes the view all the more spectacular, separating this place from other regions and making it unique in its own way. Tourists generally flock in Uttarakhand for the mountain air and mostly to pay visit to the numerous religious sites that fall under this region.
Uttarakhand Heritage Tour:
Uttarakhand is well-known as a pilgrimage site among the Hindus which is why several pilgrims pay annual visit to this land to gain spiritual peace and satisfaction. The ‘Heritage Tour’ that we at Namaste India-Trip offer you, is among the best packages for touring Uttarakhand at cost-effective price in comfort and luxury. You even have the option of customizing your packages according to your convenience especially when travelling to rough terrain as in case of Uttarakhand. Our tour covers important Hindu religious sites in Uttarakhand including Haridwar and Rishikesh, and provides trekking options to peaks along the way. We also ensure your safety while travelling in the hilly regions with all the necessities at your disposal. We also offer special discounts and facilities for the tour package bookings, ensuring that your trip is a special one while you make this ‘Heritage Tour’.
Day- 1 Delhi to Haridwar (205 kms. /5 hrs):
Our Namaste India-Trip Representative will receive you in Delhi and escort you from the railway station/airport to Haridwar. Later on after taking rest, you can opt for sightseeing the Ashrams and temples of this place which include the Chamunda Devi and Mansa Devi temples and you can also enjoy the evening Aarti in the Holy Ganges River. The night will be spent in Haridwar.
Day- 2 Haridwar to Okimath (180 kms .8 Hrs):
Once the breakfast is over, you will be taken to Okimath through a drive that will cover Rudraprayag and Deviprayag. Okimath is Lord Kedarnath’s winter seat and when you arrive here you will get to visit the Okimath temple and the market in the small hill town. The night will be spent in Okimath.
Day- 3 Okimath to Chopta to Tungnath (3680 ft/12070 ft) and Chandrasila (4090 m/13415 ft) and back to Chopta:
After the breakfast is over you will go to Chopta from where you will go to Tungnath via trekking. Tungnath is located 3680m above the sea level which makes it the highest trekking peak in India. The trek will take you another 3km upward. On the way you will encounter green meadows and get a chance to view the snow-capped mountain ranges. As you arrive in Tungnath you can visit the temple here. After some rest move further up by 1km to reach the Chandrasila peak. Later on trek back to Chopta and arrangements will be made for you to spend the night here.
Day-4 Chopta to Rishikesh 200kms /8 hrs):
Soon after breakfast, we will drive you to Rishikesh and if there is time in hand, you can stop to visit the nearby places. Arrangements for night’s rest will be made in Rishikesh.
Day-5 Rishikesh to Delhi (205kms /6hrs):
On the final day you will leave for Delhi after finishing your breakfast and will be taken safely back to Delhi railway station/airport to reach your destination. This is where the tour ends.