Char Dham Yatra

Enjoy the Garhwal Himalayas in Char Dham Yatra

Chardham is generally visited by pilgrims, yet there is no dearth of seasoned lovers visiting this place. They visit this place for travel and get mesmerized by the excellence and charm of this place.

Places of Attraction Not too close to the glaring lights of urban communities, Almora is situated in a serene feel that brings all things beautiful to life. Almora is situated on a summit which is a semi-circle. Almora is a city like a ponytail.

It is the belief of most people, that one should complete the Char Dham Yatra with helicopter in a clockwise direction. People who complete all four shrines will get salvation. Hence, the char dham yatra starts from Yamunotri, proceeds towards Gangotri, then Kedarnath, and finally ends at Badrinath.  

Char Dham Yatra with helicopter is about travelling to four different places in Uttarakhand. These places are also known as the four Hindu pilgrimages. Char Dham is a religious place for Hindus. People visit Char Dham for lord Shiva and lord Vishnu worship. 

  Char Dham climate & weather

Considering that you want to visit Char Dham Yatra with helicopter, the weather condition should be one of the main points of interest. The weather conditions can turn bad when you are visiting the upper range of the Garhwal Himalayas. The climate in the mountains is mostly erratic and changes at any time. That is why, it is also important to keep an eye on the ongoing weather condition reports when you are going somewhere as heavy rains can cause avalanches and twists.

Weather conditions can also indicate your helicopter drop-off location if you have booked it in advance. That’s why you should always be fresh towards the environment. To help you with your travel arrangements let us take a quick look at the environment of Chardham.

Char Dham Visiting Time

Gangotri: Gangotri is the head of the goddess Ganga and a source of the Holy River Ganga, the most sacred of all Indian rivers in the district of Uttarkashi. Kapat is open now for darshan from April to June and September to November.

Yamunotri: Yamunotri is the head of the goddess Yamuna and the source of the holy river Yamuna. Yamuna is the second-most sacred Indian river after River Ganga, in Uttarkashi district.

Badrinath: Badrinath is the temple of lord Vishnu in respect of Bhagwan Badrinath and Alaknanda, Saraswati from Badrinath ji. Badrinath temple is open for darshan from May to October. The temple is closed in October or November and is open around April.

Kedarnath: Kedarnath is 12 jyotirlingas and the temple of lord Shiva, Mandakani river from Kedarnath. People come to worship lord shiva and take the blessing of lord shiva. Kedarnath temple gate is open for darshan From May to October. In the winter season, the Kedarnath remains closed.


  • What is the cost of the Char Dham Yatra?

The cost of the Char Dham Yatra depends on how you want to travel and if you are involving a tour operator for booking Chardham Yatra or arranging everything on your own. The cost of the Char Dham Yatra also depends on where in India you are planning your trip.

  •     Which is the higher place Kedarnath or Badrinath?

    Situated at an altitude of 3,553 m, Kedarnath is even higher than    Badrinath Kedarnath is located at an altitude of 3,300 m.

  •   From which helipad stations, I can book Helicopter Service for Shri Kedarnath Dham?

You can book Helicopter Service from Sersi, Phata and Guptakashi for Shri Kedarnath Dham.

  • Which Dham should I visit first?

Char Dham follows a fixed sequence that always starts from the West and ends at the East, which means Yatra starts from Yamunotri, then Gangotri, Kedarnath and last but not least Badrinath.

  • Can we do Dham Yatra by helicopter from Dehradun?

Yes. Do-Dham & Chardham Yatra by helicopter service is also available from Dehradun, which generally takes 3 to 5 days to complete the darshan.

  • How long is Kedarnath & Yamunotri trek?

Kedarnath Trek is 17 km long, which starts from Gaurikund and ends at Kedarnath whereas Yamunotri trek is 6 km long and starts from the Jankichatti.


People can visit all four places using a helicopter as well. Various websites provide different packages to visit all four places in Uttarakhand. Some devotees only visit the Two Dham Yatra of shrines: Kedarnath and Badrinath.

The Char Dham Yatra with helicopter is a wonderful experience for all Hindus to get the blessings of lord shiva & lord Vishnu. People also do the Char Dham Yatra with helicopter. Helicopter service helps pilgrimage to travel to all four places in less time. There are different packages to visit all four places in Uttarakhand. Devotees can check all the information on the various websites and book different services like taxis, hotels, helicopters, etc.