Char Dham Yatra Route and Map
Below we have shared complete details on the route map of our Chardham Yatra that start from Haridwar. For guests, who wants to start the Yatra from Delhi, then can add the Delhi Haridwar distance in this map; & can also view our Delhi to Haridwar taxi package.
Google Map of Chardham Yatra from Haridwar:
In a 9-10 days Chardham Yatra, we will drive more than 1400-1500 km and you will by staying in 7 different cities. These are:
- 2 nights in Barkot
- 2 nights in Uttarkashi
- 1 night in Guptkashi
- 1 night in Kedarnath
- 1 night in Rudraprayag
- 1 night in Badrinath
- 1 night in Haridwar (last day)
The above night stay plan is for 9 days/ 8 nights tour which sometimes also extend to 10 days/ 9 nights, as before reaching Haridwar on last day, some guest stay in Joshimath (45 km from Badrinath)
Our Char Dham Yatra starts from the beautiful & holy city of Haridwar, which is well connected with road from Delhi (4-5 hour drive). From Haridwar, our Char Dham yatra route is:
Barkot is the 1st city which we will reach from Haridwar and its a 176 km one-side drive from Haridwar.
We will leave between 9 am to noon and reach here between 3 pm to 6 pm. On-route, you can stop at sites like:
- Kempty fall
- Lakha Mandal Temple
Barkot is the main stopping point for Yamunotri temple, which is 46 km & 2 hour drive away. Night 1 stay in Barkot.
On day 2, the cab & driver will drop you at Janki Chatti & from here you will go for a 6 km trek either on foot or horse ride for Yamunotri temple.
On-route you will also see Surya Kund, Hanuman Chatti & Divya Shila.
This 6 km trek till the temple will easily take 2-3 hours & by evening, when you will be back at Janki Chatti parking area, the cab & driver will bring you back to Barkot, where you will stay for the night. Night 2 stay in Barkot.
On day 3, you will leave your hotel & after breakfast we will leave for Uttarkashi, which is 80 km drive & it will take 3 hours.
Later you can rest for the remaining day & explore Uttarkashi. Night stay in Uttarkashi.
In morning, we will leave for Gangotri Temple which is 100 km & 3 hour drive from Uttarkashi.
The driver will drop you at the Gangotri Temple, and you can have the darshan.
And later by evening, you will come back to Uttarkashi & your night stay will again be in Uttarkashi.
After your breakfast, we will leave for Guptkashi, which is 198-200 km drive from Uttarkashi.
This is a 7-8 hour driver and is you want, you can also stop at New Tehri to see the Dam. Night stay in Guptkashi.
On day 6, we will leave for Sonprayah which is a 31 km drive from Guptkashi.
From here, you will begin your 20 km long trek (walk) towards Kedarnath Temple. Note: Horse, khachar are available too.
By night you will reach Kedarnath dham & on next day you will have the darshan. Night stay in Kedarnath.
After the morning darshan of Kedarnath Temple, you will trek down back to Sonprayag (via Gaurikund).
Then we will leave for Rudraprayag, which is a 72 km drive from Sonprayag & it will take 3-4 hours. Night stay in Rudraprayag.
On day 8 morning, we will leave for Badrinath Temple which is 155 km drive & 5-6 hour drive from Rudraprayag.
Driver will drop you near the temple and you will have the complete 1/2 day for temple Darshan, as today you will be staying in Badrinath. Night stay in Badrinath.
And on day 9, we will leave Badrinath for Haridwar which is a 315 km drive & will take 12-13 hours.
By night you will be in Haridwar and with this your Char Dham Yatra or Chota Char Dham yatra will be completed.
Note: Many guests first reach Joshimath from Badrinath which is 46 km driver (2 hours); stay in Joshimath on day 9 and on Day 10, leave for Haridwar. Which makes the Yatra of 10 days/ 9 nights.
The above Char Dham yatra route is the minimum time required plan, which one should give. Else you can plan a 10 days, 11 days and 12 days Char Dham Yatra where you can stay & explore cities like Haridwar, Rishikesh, Mussoorie & Auli.
With us, you have options to start your Chardham Yatra from 3 cities, which are Delhi, Jaipur and Haridwar. So, for more discussions, fill the contact form below or call me (CB Singh) at +91 9928399846.