13 Feb 2022

Best Places To Visit During Chardham Yatra

Ananya Goyal


Start the Chardham tour from Haridwar or Rishikesh with famous temples, Ashrams and enchanting views of Ganga Aarti.


Witness the panoramic vistas of the snow-capped Bandarpoonch Peak & ancient Shiva Temple on route of Yamunotri from Barkot.

Janki Chatti

Janki Chatti is base camp for Yamunotri trek and famous for hot water springs, sparkling rivulets, eye-catching waterfalls & dense forests.

Yamunotri Dham

Nestled between dense forests, darshan at Yamunotri Temple with lovely attractions as Surya Kund, Divya Shila & Champasar Glacier.


Heading towards Gangotri form Barkot, stop at Uttarkashi adorned with beautiful temples- Vishwantah Temple, Shakti Temple, natural thermal water spring at Gangnani.


A hidden jewel of Uttarakhand situated on the banks of Bhagirathi River with unspoilt natural beauty, fresh mountain breeze & Alpine Lakes.

Gangotri Dham

Have Darshan at second Dham Gangotri temple with tranquil settings all around with visit to prominent sites as Suryakund Waterfalls, Pandava Gufa, Gaumukh Glacier, Bhagirathi Shila.


A beautiful stopover on the confluence of Alaknanda & Mandakini rivers with ample beauty of shimmering rivers, Temples & gushing waterfalls.

Gupt Kashi

The place where Lord Shiva proposed Goddess Parvati for marriage is glorious with main attractions of Vishwanath Temple, Ardhnarishwar Temple & Manikarnika Kund.

Kedarnath Dham

The third stop of Chardham is Kedarnath Temple perched on the head of River Mandakini and flanked by vistas of Kedar & Swargarohini peaks.


Most scenic stop enroute to Badrinath with captivating vistas and nearby skiing paradise Auli. Go for treks to valley of Flowers and Hemkund Sahib from here.

Badrinath Dham

Finally, you are at fourth Dham, Badrinath-revered shrine of Lord Vishnu. Must visit Tapt Kund- natural hot water spring with medicinal properties, Narad kund and Mana Village.


On way back to Haridwar, have a small stop at small pilgrim town with splendid beauty. Visit Raghunath temple, Vashisht Kund & Baital Shila.

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