Chardham Helicopter Package– 4 Night/5 Days
We have now completely changed the whole perspective of Chardham pilgrimage, starting from Dehradun (Sahastradhara) on day 01 and ending on day 05, which otherwise takes 10-12 days by road transport and trekking to the revered shrines. Yatra starts from the capital of Uttarakhand, the queen of the hills, Dehradun.Chardham Yatra by helicopter in 4 nights and 5 days offers you a chance to pay homage to your lords and enjoy some refreshing moments, nestle in the lap of nature. While Yamunotri is the seat of river Goddess Yamuna, Gangtori is dedicated to Goddess Ganga. Badrinath is known as the abode of Lord Vishnu (Badri) and Kedarnath is a shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Day 01: Dehradun To Yamunotri
07:00 AM - Departure Sdhara Helipad , Dehradun
07:30 AM - Arrival Kharsali Helipad, Yamunotri
Assemble at the State government helipad on Sahastradhara Road, Dehradun, the starting and concluding point of this yatra. The ground staff briefs you about the do’s and don’ts of the trip. As you arrive at the Kharsali helipad for Yamunotri, you are transferred to your hotel.After freshening up, You will get palki and leave for VIP darshan at temple Yamunotri. The main attractions here are Goddess Yamuna and the thermal springs at Janki Chatti.
The actual Champasar glacier is at an altitude of 4421 m above the seal level and is inaccessible. The temple, placed on the left bank of Yamuna River, was erected by Maharaja Pratap Shah of Tehri Garhwal. The idol of the Goddess here is in black marble. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Yamunotri To Gangotri
07:45 AM - Departure Yamunotri Helipad
08:30 AM - Arrival Harsil Helipad, Gangotri
On day 2, Depart from Yamunotri helipad and arrive at Harsil Helipad, lying amidst the beautiful lush Uttarakhand valleys. The day is scheduled for visiting the next Chardham destination of Uttarakhand- Gangotri. It is advisable that you visit the Gangotri temple, right from the helipad. The temple is located at a distance of 22 km from here which will be cover by cab. Arrive at the temple around 50 minutes later.After Darshan at Gangotri temple, get transferred to your hotel in the afternoon. After completing the check-in, have your lunch. Later, you can relax for some time. We provide all the basic and leisure facilities for the tourists such as a premium accommodationwith ensuite washrooms, delicious vegetarian food, Short walks, local sightseeing and an evening bonfire in Gangotri Valley. Overnight stay at Harsil/ Gangotri.
Day 03: Gangotri To Kedarnath
09:00 AM - Departure Harsil Helipad, Gangotri
10:00 AM - Arrival Kedarnath Helipad
Kedarnath is flanked by breathtaking snow-capped peaks, making it the most remote site among all four Char Dham sites. We will arrive to guptkashi helipad from Gangotri, here after changing the chopper we will fly for KEDARNATH Helipad. Temple is approx. 500 meters away from helipad and will take approx. 15 min to reach.This time Stay is arranged at Kedarnath itself , Available Hotel properties at Kedarnath are non-star category and the stay is arranged at best among them. Early Morning at 4 AM perform Rudra Abhishek at kedarnath.
This Hindu temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is believed that the temple has been built on the site where Lord Vishnu had witnessed the wedding ceremony of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati.
Day 04: Kedarnath To Badrinath
10:15 AM - Departure From Kedarnath / Guptkashi
11:00 AM - Arrival Badrinath Helipad
After you arrive at Badrinath helipad, get transferred to the hotel for check-in. as you settle, get all set to visit the Badrinath temple. Badrinath is the holy abode of Lord Vishnu, also known and Lord Badri here. Have Darshan at the temple, which is nestled between the mountain ranges of Nar and Narayan. We do Visit of mana village which is near to religious site of Badrinath.The special Maha Abhishek Pooja is the highlight of this entire yatra. It starts at 0400AM sharp in the morning and last for 2 hours. We have arranged an opportunity for all our guest to sit inside the temple and cherishes the darshan of the Shringar of the deity from close quarters.
Day 05: Badrinath To Dehradun
09:00 AM - Departure From Badrinath Helipad
10:00 AM - Arrival Dehradun Helipad
Adieu to your spiritual Yatra!
THE PACKAGE INCLUDES
Helicopter trip starts from Dehradun
Complimentary stay, pickup and Airport transfer for 1 Night in Haridwar/ Dehradun.
Includes stay & meals for 4 Nights / 5 Days.
Rudra Abhishek at Kedarnath.
All local transport and sightseeing by Toyota Innova.
VIP Darshan at all Four temples i.e. Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath.
Exclusive Maha Abhishek Puja at Badrinath.
Palki / Pony at Yamunotri.
GUIDELINES FOR PASSENGERS
There is very limited space for luggage in the chopper. Only 5 kg luggage per passenger will be permitted. Passengers bringing excess baggage would not be allowed to take the same in the chopper.
Passengers should carry only handbags as suitcases cannot be kept in the helicopter.
All temples in Chardham are located in high altitude areas. Passengers are advice to carry regular medical kit.
At these locations, it becomes cold throughout, so passengers must carry woolen clothes with them.
All temples in Chardham are located in high altitude areas. Passengers are advised to carry personal medical kit.
Kindly book your back flight/train ticket after one day to your arrival at Dehradun.
Children above the age of 2 years will be considered full ticket and birth certificate will be required at time of booking.
There is no provision of concession to children or senior citizens
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Available Hotel properties at Guptkashi and Yamunotri are non-star category and the stay is arranged at best amongs them. However at Harsil and Badrinath the accommodation standard is 3.5 Star.The booking has to be done in advance with a deposit of 50% of the charter amount.Any extra night stay due to bad weather will be borne by client itself.Full amount has to be deposited 14 days prior to date of journey.
If passengers wish to cancel their booking then they will have to pay following cancellation charges:
Upto 30 days before Journey --- 30% of amount.
Upto 20 days before Journey --- 50% of amount.
Less than 10 days before Journey --- No Refund.
BAD WEATHER SITUATION
If you are stuck in a bad weather situation on any particular day out of the 5 days we will still try to finish the darshan on next day . In case we are completely unable to visit any dham due to bad weather situation we will refund proportionate money. This means that if due to any reason we are unable to do 2 dhams then we will refund the amount acc. to flying time.