One of the most acclaimed pilgrimages in India, Char Dham Yatra is renowned as the wish-granting Yatra. Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath collectively form this revered circuit. All these four holy abodes are located on extreme locations and in four different directions. One had to cover the arduous trekking trails to reach the shrines but now those days have gone. Now, most of the pilgrims prefer covering this divine Yatra by Helicopter and make this tiring and the arduous journey easy and less time-consuming. After considering the time constraint and ill-health parameters we have designed this Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter Tour Package. On this 1 Night and 2 Days long religious journey, you will be visiting Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath.
Day 01: Dehradun – Gangotri – Yamunotri
Your journey of Char Dham by helicopter commences from Dehradun. On reaching Sahastradhara helipad at Dehradun board the helicopter to reach Harsil Helipad which is the base of Gangotri. It takes almost 35 to 40 minutes to reach the destination helipad.
After reaching Harsil helipad, gorge upon the scrumptious morning meal and then head towards the sacred Gangotri Temple. Pay your offerings and homage to Goddess Ganga return back to the helipad by 11 am. Next, you will drive back to Harsil helipad to board the helicopter to visit Yamunotri. It takes almost 35 minutes to reach the destination. On reaching Yamunotri, check-into the cottages in Yamunotri and then after savoring the delectable lunch head towards the shrine. You can also opt for Palki ride and also enjoy the panoramic landscapes of the surroundings.
Upon reaching the shrine, pay homage to the goddess and seek the blessings of River Yamuna. After seeking the blessings drive towards Kharsali Village and serve yourself with mouth-watering Garhwali cuisines and then go for a relaxing overnight stay.
Day 02: Yamunotri – Kedarnath – Badrinath – Dehradun
Start your day little early in the morning and savor yourself with a hearty breakfast. Pack your bags and set out of the cottage to leave for Kharsali. As per the norms of Uttarakhand government, you will have to change the helicopter at Guptkashi and take another aircraft to reach Kedarnath which will take approx. 35 minutes more.
By 8 AM you will arrive at Kedarnath Shrine. You will have to cover a distance of 500 meters, not more than that to reach the shrine from the helipad. Pay homage at this sacred shrine and wash away all your sins and attain liberation from the cycle of birth and death. You will not have to stand in the long queue of pilgrims as you will be provided with VIP Darshan Pass in this package. After completing the puja rituals return to the helipad.
By 10 AM leave for the last pilgrimage of the journey, Badrinath Temple which is one of the most prime destinations of Vishnu worshippers. Post Darshan at Badrinath you will be transferred back to the helipad around 1 pm. Board the helicopter and reach Sahastradhara helipad in Dehradun and this is how your journey with us concludes here.
Visiting Gangotri which is dedicated to Goddess Ganga.
Paying homage to Lord Badri at Badrinath.
Visiting Yamunotri dedicated to River Yamuna (the second most holy river in India).
Do the philosophy at Kedarnath which is one of the most important Jyotirlingas in the country.