Gangotri Dham – Is situated in the northern Himalayan region of Uttarakhand (Garhwal dist.). The home of Goddess Ganga and named after River Ganga, it is also considered one of the four sacred dhams of Uttarakhand. Around 100 yards from Gangotri Temple this river meets the Bagirathi on its left bank which is called Kedar Ganga Sangam. Submerged in the river, this natural rock Shivlinga is the place where Lord Shiva sat when he received the Ganga in his matted lock when Ganga river was brought from the heaven to earth in order to relieve the earthlings of their sins.
Destinations to be covered in this trip: Delhi – Haridwar – Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Haridwar – Delhi
Airport/hotel transfers by air-conditioned vehicle.
Air-conditioned vehicle for land travel (no ac on hills).
All interstate taxes, gasoline, parking, toll taxes and driver allowances.
All luxury taxes and value added taxes.
Any International/ Domestic Air/Train fare.
Any extra sightseeing, VIP darshan, Puja/ Prasad & pony/palki etc.
Tips and gratitude to drivers, bell boys & porters, representatives, guides etc.
Any beverages (hard & soft)/Table Drinks, items of personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, travel or any kind of insurance etc.
Applicable Government taxes (GST).
Minimum of 02 persons required.
All rates & bookings will be subject to availability.
Tour confirmation only on receipt of 25% advance payment.
Balance payment to be deposited 01 month prior to travel date.
Ashoka India Tours carries no insurance whatsoever for the tour participants. Hence it is advisable to get travel insurance by your own.
Mentioned special package rates are valid till 31st October 2021.
What to Expect
Tour Highlights: –
Ganga Aarti at “Har-Ki-Pauri” in Haridwar
Gangotri Temple – The Source of Goddess Ganga
Day 1Delhi – Haridwar (210 kms/5-6 hour’s drive)
Upon arrival in Delhi, welcome to the guests and proceed to Haridwar by road. Reach Haridwar and check-in at hotel. If time permits, enjoy sightseeing of Haridwar, visit to Chandi Devi, Mansa Devi, Daksha Mahadev Temple followed by “Har-Ki-Pauri” to see evening aarti of holy Ganges. Later back to hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2Haridwar – Uttarkashi (150 kms/5-6 hour’s drive)
After breakfast, proceed to Uttarkashi. On arrival check-in at hotel. Later visit to Vishwanath Temple, Ekadash Rudra, Bhairav, Gyaneshwar temple etc. After sightseeing back to hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3Excursion to Gangotri Temple (100 kms/3-4 hour’s drive - one side)
After breakfast, proceed to Gangotri Temple (Hight 3048 mts), on the way visiting picturesque Harsil village, Bhagirathi River and the most magnificent view of the Himalayas. After Gangotri Temple Darshan drive back to Uttarkashi. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4Uttarkashi – Haridwar (150 kms/5-6 hour’s drive)
After breakfast, proceed to Haridwar. On arrival Check-in at hotel, later visit to “Har-Ki-Pauri” to see evening Aarti of Holy River Ganges. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
Day 5Haridwar – Delhi (210 kms/5-6 hour’s drive)
After breakfast, proceed to Delhi. On arrival transfer the guests to Delhi Airport/Railway Station to board the flight/train for onward journey and tour terminates here but sweet memories remain for forever……