Char Dham Yatra Package For Senior Citizens

Char Dham Yatra Package For Senior Citizens
Yamunotri > Gangotri > Kedarnath > Badrinath

About The Package

Are you looking for the Char Dham Yatra for senior citizens, for yourself, or for your parents? Then you are on the right page. Nothing is considered more devout than taking one's parents on the sacred Chardham Yatra, which is why many fortunate parents can have the Darshan of divine idols just because of their children.

Day wise Itinerary

Day 1 Haridwar - Barkot (Drive - 215 Km/06 hrs approx)
Start drive from Haridwar to Barkot via Dehradun and Mussoorie. On arrival check into the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2 Barkot - Jankichatti (Drive - 45 Km) - Yamunotri(Trek- 6 Km-one way) Jankichatti - Barkot
After breakfast drive towards Janki Chatti. On arrival, begin 6 Km trek to Yamunotri. Once you reach, visit the main Yamunotri temple for Darshan; and seek the blessings of Goddess Yamuna Ji. After paying homage, trek back to Janki Chatti. From here, drive back to Barkot. Dinner & overnight stay in the hotel.

"Yamunotri is a sacred place as the origin place of The River Yamuna. One of four sacred pilgrims of Uttarakhand. It is located at the north of Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand. The temple was built by Amar Singh Thapa, Gurkha general in the 18th century. Later the temple was damaged & renovated by Maharani Guleria of Jaipur in the 19th century. The source of Yamuna River lies in the Yamunotri Glacier which is at a height of 6,387 meters (20,955 ft) near the Bandarpunch peaks."
Day 3 Barkot - Uttarkashi (Drive - 100 Kms/04 hrs approx)
After breakfast drive to Uttarkashi. On arrival check-in at the hotel. In the evening visit the famous Kashi Vishwanath Temple. Dinner & Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4 Uttarkashi - Gangotri (Drive - 100 Km/04 hrs approx) Gangotri - Uttarkashi
In the morning after an early breakfast, drive towards Gangotri. Upon arrival, take a holy dip in the river Ganges & offer prayer to the Goddess Ganges. After Darshan, drive back to Uttarkashi. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.

"The holy Gangotri temple is located at this sacred town. It is believed that at this place River Ganges descended on the earth after severe penance of King Bhagirathi. The Gangotri Temple was built by the Gurkha general Amar Singh Thapa in early 18th century. The Ganges originates from Gaumakh which is accessible after 19 Kms trek from Gangotri. During winters temple remain inaccessible due to heavy snowfall so the statue of Goddess Ganges is brought down to Mukhba, a small village in Harsil which lies on the way to the Gangotri Shrine."
Day 5 Uttarkashi - Phata (Drive - 270 Km/09hrs approx)
After breakfast drive towards Phata. On arrival at Guptkashi visit Kashi Vishwanath & Ardhanarishwar Temple & later continue drive to the hotel, Upon arrival check-in at the hotel. Dinner &overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 6 Phata - Gaurikund(Drive - 20 Km /25 min approx) Gaurikund- Kedarnath(17 Km trek- one way)or Return Back (follow the same route) or Sersi/Phata “ Kedarnath - Sersi/Phata (Helicopter)
Early morning start the drive to Gaurikund & Hire local modes (Mule/Doli) for the trek. On arrival, proceed for holy Darshan of Kedarnath Temple. After darshan return back to Gaurikund & drive back to the hotel for overnight stay. Or can opt for helicopter option from Sersi/Phata to Kedarnath & return back for overnight stay.

"Kedarnath Dham is one of the pre-eminent divine temples of Lord Shiva. Temple is situated in a breath-taking location, near the source of Mandakini River. Kedarnath temple is highest located among the 12 Jyotirlingas and is also the most important temple among the Panch Kedars (a group of five Shiva temples in Garhwal Himalayas)."
Day 7 Phata - Pipalkoti (120 Kms/5 hrs approx)
After breakfast, start drive to Pipalkoti. On arrival check-in at the hotel, dinner & overnight there.
Day 8 Pipalkoti - Badrinath (80 Km/3 hr approx)
After breakfast drive to Badrinath Enroute drive through Vishnuprayag. On arrival check into a hotel. In the evening attend the Arti ceremony of Badrinath Ji. Dinner & overnight stay.

"Badrinath Dham is located between the two mountains i.e. Nar and Narayan, Badrinath Dham or Badrinarayan Temple is a holy shrine, dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The sacred temple is first among the four holiest Char Dham of India & prime among the Chota Char Dham of Uttarakhand. The majestic holy shrine is also one among the 108 DivyaDesams dedicated to Lord Vishnu."
Day 9 Badrinath - Rudraprayag (Drive- 160 Km/06 hr approx)
After morning darshan of Badrinath Ji, return back to the hotel for breakfast & check out. Later drive to Rudraprayag via Joshimath where you will visit Omkareshwar Temple & drive pass through Nandaprayag & Karnaprayag. After visit continues the drive, on arrival check-in at the hotel. Evening at the leisure to explore the place. Dinner & overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10 Rudraprayag - Haridwar (Drive -160 Km/06hr approx)
After breakfast, start the drive to Haridwar. Enroute visit Goddess Dhari Devi in Srinagar & drive through Devprayag. Then continue the drive, upon arrival at Rishikesh spot the famous attraction like Ram Jhula, Tera Manzil Temple, Swarg Ashram, Laxman Jhula, and Triveni Ghat. Later continue to drive further to Haridwar. On arrival, it's time to conclude the lifetime religious tour of Chardham.


Accommodation in above mention hotels/Similar on Single/Double/triple occupancy except for Badrinath on 4/5 sharing.

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner.

Transportation Services by AC Sedan Car for (02 – 04 Pax), Ertiga/Tavera for (04 – 08 Pax), Tempo Traveler for (09-14).

All toll, tax, parking and driver allowances are included. 


Govt. Service Tax, (G.S.T) 5%

Any International or Domestic Air or Rail Tickets,

Meals/drinks not mentioned.

Any expenses of laundry, porter, pony / Palaki, tips, camera fee, ropeway charges, entrance charges.

Any travel, medical health insurance or any other expenses incurred due to bad weather, road closure, landslides, etc. and anything not specified in cost included.

The cost for accompanying guide required for Chardham Yatra then an additional supplement of INR 14000/- will be applicable.

Kedarnath helicopter from/to Kedarnath starts from INR 5500-7500/- Per Person, the given fares are tentative which are finalized near to travel dates.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations received 46 days (or more) of departure will incur a penalty of 10% per person.

Cancellations received within 45-31 days of departure will incur a penalty of 25% per person.

Cancellations received within 30 -15 days of departure will incur a penalty of 50% per person.

Cancellations received within 14 days of departure will incur a penalty of 100% per person.

Unused services are non-refundable. No shows forfeit the entire payment.

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FAQs about Chardham Yatra for Elderly

1. How physically demanding is the yatra for senior citizens?

The yatra is an approx 1000 Km long route which can be done by car. Other than this dome sections may involve trekking which makes it challenging for senior citizens. It's advisable for seniors to assess their fitness levels and consult with a healthcare professional before embarking on the journey.

2. Are there alternative travel options like helicopters or palanquins for specific sections?

Yes, for those who may find the trek physically challenging, there are alternative travel options available, including helicopter services for certain sections. Palanquins, pony may also be available in some areas, providing a more comfortable means of transport.

3. What kind of medical facilities are available along the route and at the Dhams?

Medical facilities along the route and at the Dhams can vary. Generally, basic medical aid is available, but it's recommended for seniors to carry their necessary medications and consult with a healthcare professional before the journey.

4. Is there an option for an accompanying doctor or paramedic?

Currently we don’t have such options because it adds an additional burden in your pocket and you have to bear all his travel expenses for the whole yatra. So we advised before coming to yatra please consult your doctors and carry necessary medications before travelling.

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