4 Dham/ Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter (2018) - Tour, Price, Packages and Stay
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(Kedarnath Yatra by Helicopter, Badrinath Yatra by Helicopter, Gangotri Yatra by Helicopter & Yamunotri Yatra by Helicopter)
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5 Nights & 6 Days - Char Dham Tour by Helicopter
Chardham yatra (Minimum 4 persons travelling together)
(For at-least 4 persons on board, Rs. 1,60,000 Per person inclusive of all taxes)
State Govt. Royalty Charges Extra (Click to open Royalty Charge Letter)
Dehradun (night stay) to Kharsali - Kharsali to Harsil to Gangotri & back to Harsil - Harsil to Guptakashi to Kedarnath & back to GuptaKashi - Guptakashi to Badrinath - Badrinath to Dehradun.
Day 01 (Dehradun night stay)
After reaching the starting point either by railways or airways, overnight stay at Four Points Hotel (by Sheraton) or any other room of same standard and luxury, expenses covered for dinner and pick up cab facility.
Day 02 (Dehradun to Kharsali)
Early morning departure, at 5 AM IST, to Sehastradhara helipad for helicopter ride to Kharsali, taking approximately 30 minutes. Check-in to hotel at Kharsali. Cabs facility will be provided for the same. After refreshing and having served decent breakfast, travel to the hilly terrain of Yamunotri either by Pony or Palki. After offering prayers at the heritage temple, which is 6 kms, return back to Kharsali for an overnight stay in cottages at Yamunotri. Staying at these cottages will offer a lifetime experience with quality food served.
Day 03 (Kharsali to Harsil to Gangotri & back to Harsil)
Helicopter ride to Harsil, in the morning, estimated travel time 30 minutes. Check-in at Himalayan Nature Resort for refreshments and breakfast. Afterwards, car/ jeep will take you to Harsil, which is a 60 minute drive. Once, the darshan and pooja rituals are performed, the travellers return to Harsil for leisure and night stay at Himalayan Nature resort. Enjoy the rest of the day in the scenic lap of Himalayas.
Day 04 (Harsil to Guptakashi to Kedarnath & back to GuptaKashi)
After having breakfast, Travel from Harsil to Guptakashi by helicopter in the morning which takes roughly 40 minutes. As government norms do not allow direct air travel to Kedarnath, we have to change the helicopter at Guptkashi and take another one from the same helipad. We reach Kedarnath by 8 AM. The helipad and the temple are 400 metres away and everyone will be provided special darshan passes. Once the darshan is over, you will travel back to Guptkashi. Accommodation at Himalayan Nature resort, with healthy lunch and the rest of the day, enjoy the scenic beauty of Himalayas.
Day 05 (Guptakashi to Badrinath)
Early in the morning once the breakfast is done, we take a ride for Badrinath, which is hardly 30 minutes by vehicle. There we check-in to Sarovar Portico. After light refreshment we proceed for pooja and darshan. After visiting the temple, we stay back there, explore the surroundings and enjoy the stay at Sarovar Portico.
Day 06 (Badrinath to Dehradun)
On the last leg of our journey, one can take part in Maha-Abhishek ceremony which starts at 4AM and ends at 7AM, at the temple. For this you have to inform us in advance, so that proper arrangements could be made to avoid any last-minute hassle as there are limited seats for this ceremony. After the breakfast, we take you to helipad to take the ride for Dehradun, where guests are accommodated at the hotel from where they can take their onward journey back to home.
The package is inclusive of following charges:
- Price includes one night accomodation upon arrival on twin sharing at Four points by Sheraton or similar on room only basis.
- Price includes all arrival departure transfers as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Price includes cost of helicopter for chardham.
- Price includes cost of palki / pony at yumnotri.
- Price includes cost of transportation at Harsil and Badrinath.
- Price includes cost of accomodation at all four dhams on twin sharing basis
- Price includes all meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Price includes cost of assistance for darshan at all temples.
- Price includes GST
- Excludes State Govt. Royalty
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Char Dham a holy Yatra
Chardham (4 Dham) Yatra earlier know as Chota Char Dham (refers to 4 pilgrimage sites Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri & Yamunotri) is a holy yatra which every Hindu want to make at least once in his/ her lifetime and Timberline Helicharters makes this yatra memorable. You can book your Char Dham Tour by Air/Helicopter directly from the webiste. In case of any query please drop a mail or call us.
Few places you may like to visit
This section will help you to know more about Char Dham and the nearby areas/ locations in Uttrakhand.
More about Char Dham and Chardham Yatra
India is known as land of God. With over 33 crore devi devta, India has actually gained the title of holy place and Char dham yatra has its own place within Hindu community. It is a belief that CHAR DHAM is the doorway to Moksh (Moksh will make you free from the cycle of birth and death) & chardham yatra is believed to be the easiest way to accomplish that. The importance of this yatra holds not only the religious point but also the love that comes for nature with the peace, calm and soul soothing views.
The amorphous beliefs of the pilgrims seem to take shape when it comes to the char dham yatra tour enclosing the Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath in Garhwal situated in the state of Uttarakhand.
The Gangotri is the source of river Ganga (goddess Ganga) and the Yamunotri is the source of river Yamuna (goddess Yamuna). The Kedarnath is revered as one of the twelve Jyotirling of the lord Shiva whereas the Badrinath depicts lord Vishnu as the Badrinarayan.
Before you start wandering around it is wise to plan your char dham tours in a way where you spend wisely, save your energy, visit the most prominent temples or places like the Badrinath temple, the Kedarnath temple, the Gangotri, the Yamunotri and the nearby temples & palces.
To travel chardham you have to plan it in advance to make it memorable, easy and enjoyable. If not planned in advance, it could be a big task to finish your char dham yatra. Starting with means of transport to resting place to sight seeing. Yes, of course the quickest way to complete chardham yatra is by air/helicopter. You can book your tour by Helicopter from your place. After boking the tour operators will take care of your journey, stay and food. Sight seeing is also included in the packages but places depends on operator to operator.
The chardham yatra tour can be started with the state buses or with the private cars along with the taxis available. One should choose it wisely and early as it can prove cumbersome. Eating and resting properly is one of the keys to a successful journey and hence we must know at least a few places according to our needs. There are eating places, mostly vegetarian which serve the regional food but one can always find a nice restaurant around the corner yet it is better to enjoy the regional meals when you have a chance.
The climate there is not very predictive still it is always nice with a nip in the air and so, you must be carrying enough clothes with you. In general, the temperature averages at 15 deg. C but touches zero in the winters. The tourism has grown a lot in the state of Uttarakhand and it will be a great help in your chardham yatra if you speak Garhwali, Hindi or English.
Which is the best Time to Visit Uttrakhand for Char Dham Tour?
Best time to visit Char Dham is May-June and September-October. During monsoon period (July-August) Helicopter services to Chardham are suspended.
Clothes you should carry and what kind of weather you should expect?
In summer season too you can feel the chill, so come prepared with some woollen clothes, cap, sports shoes (shoes should not be slippery), umbrella, stick (can get one over there), rain coat, torch, some body and face lotion etc.
Information about nearby places
"Dera" means "Camp" and "Dun" means "Valley". Dehradun is the capital city of Uttaranchal and a perfect blend of hill culture and city can be seen here. It is set in the foot hills of Himalayas at the centre of the 120 kms long Doon Valley.
This picturesque beautiful town is a gateway to Mussoorie and Garhwal interior and journey to Chardham Yatra starts from here. Whether you have opted to visit Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter or by road, your journey will be started from here.
Dehradun is one of the oldest cities in India and was occupied by British after Mughals and Gurkhas. Dehradun is a land of Many reputed Education Institutes established during the British period. Dehradun is connected from Delhi by Roads, Railway and Airways. Jolly Grant Airport connects Dehradun with the world. Read more...
Located at a distance of 1 km from Yamunotri is the small village of Kharsal in the district of Uttarkashi and is one of the famous tourist places of this region because of its natural surroundings covered with natural springs, waterfalls and trees like oak and conifers trees.
It is located very close to Janki Chatti. Besides, being one of the places near Yamunotri (Yamunotri - one of the places people visit during their Chardham Yatra), the one more reason, devotees visit this place is the ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva (Someshwar) is located here. The temple is a three-storied structure with beautiful stone carvings, wooden work and amazing architecture.
Harsil is a very beautiful valley, surrounded with green Himalayas and is definitely an unspoiled and hidden jewel of Uttarakhand state offering ample scope for people seeking peace and serenity in the lap of Himalayas and that is why Harsil is popular as one of the beautiful offbeat destinations in Himalayas. Harsil is situated on the banks of the Bhagirathi River and is catching attention of travel enthusiasts and nature lovers in recent years.
As Harsil is Situated just 25kms before Gangotri, it makes Harsil the perfect place as a stopover.
Chirping of birds, Dense deodar forests, fresh crystal clear gushing water of the Bhagirathi River and serene environs are the highlights of this little quaint destination. Devotees are enchanted with spectacular views of the Himalayan mountain peaks. It is well known for its local apple produce and is also famed for making an appearance in the superhit bollywood movie by director Raj Kapoor - 'Ram teri Ganga Maili'.
The temperature of Harsil remains pleasant during summers and chilling during winters.