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Q. How to start Chardham Yatra and How to go Chardham yatra in 2018?
Ans.Choose between multiple Chardham Yatra Packages that are available in large number or you can go on your own way by starting your Chardham trip from Haridwar(starting point of char dham yatra). After your selected package you need to Register for Chardham Yatra through an experience service provider who is registered under Uttarakhand tourism after complete registration you can start your Chardham journey and we will take care to complete your chardham yatra without any hassle.
Online Registration for CharDham Yatra 2018 is compulsory. Check here for more details on Char Dham Registrations.

Q. How to reach Char Dham Yatra from Haridwar?
Ans.You can reach chardham by your own way but it’s difficult to arrange all basic yatra amenities and your own arrangement may be not secure. So we suggest you to choose a Best chardham yatra travel package with minimum number of days to complete the chardham yatra from Haridwar through best popular chardham route. Haridwar - Rishikesh - Barkot - Ranachatti - Yamunotri - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Gaurikund - Rudraprayag - Kedarnath - Joshimath - Badrinath

Q. How to plan Char Dham yatra?
Ans.Planning for Chardham Yatra requires good planning. So, one who want to complete the chardham journey successfully should go through the Essential Travel Guide Here (Best Travel Tips)

Q. What is best season to visit Char Dham/ Best time to visit Char Dham yatra/ Best time to visit Chota Char Dham?
Ans.Best time for chardham yatra is depending on weather condition
Best Time to Visit Yamunotri:- Best time to visit Yamunotri temple is between May to June and September to November. October to March marks winter season in Yamunotri. In this season, the place also experiences snowfall as temperatures falls below 0 degree.
Best time to visit Gangotri: - Best time to visit Gangotri temple is April to June and September to November. A summer is pleasant and receives heavy rainfall between July and August. Winters are extremely cold and may be dangerous so it is not the best time to visit the gangotri.
Best Time to Visit Badrinath :- The best time to visit Badrinath temple is in summers, from May to June and then September and October. Badrinath have an average temperature of maximum 18˚C and minimum of 8˚C throughout the year.
Best Time to Visit Kedarnath:- Best Time To Visit Kedarnath temple. Kedarnath is cold for the most part of the year, however, May to June and September to October are the best time to visit Kedarnath temple. Winter ranges from November to April, reaching sub-zero temperatures along with heavy rainfall.

Q. What are the Chardham yatra 2018 opening dates/ Char Dham yatra opening dates 2018/ Char Dham yatra starting date 2018?
Ans. Chardhma yatra 2018 starts after declared the opening dates of Yamunotri, Gangotri, Badrinath, Kedarnath but you can Pre-register/Book the Chardham yatra. Yamunotri Opening Date 2018:- Yamunotri Temple-19 April (Tentative) Gangotri temple opening date 2018:- Gangotri Temple-19 April (Tentative) Opening Date of Badrinath Temple 2018–Badrinath Temple- 30 April, 4:30AM (Declared) Opening Date of Kedarnath Temple 2018 - Kedarnath Temple- 1 May (Tentative)

Q. What is the total cost for Chardham yatra?
Ans. The total cost of chardham yatra 2018 depends on your choice of Accommodation,Meal plan, Mode of transport or other facilities so we have a best matched list of Chardham travel packages ie. Char Dham yatra luxury package, Deluxe chardham yatra packages, Budget chardham yatra packages and other Chardham Package 2018. Our Char Dham yatra package 2018 price range starts from 4999/PP to 13999/PP and chardham yatra packages by helicopter also available.

Q. How to find best Chardham yatra services provider?
Ans.If you are finding a Best chardham yatra service provider then you are at right place. Chardham Yatra Deals ids the reputed Chardham yatra tour operator in India. We have guaranteed Lowest Price Chardham Tour Packages with best Services we believe in customer’s safety and services. When you searching a best chardham tour operator you must know about company is registered with Uttarakhand tourism or not, Past Experience, customers review, Services and website of Operator.

Q. What is the age limit of Chardham Yatris?
Ans. There is no fixed age limit for chardham yatris. As the yatra will go to high altitudes of Dhams yatra, and there is a lot walking distance hence preferred age for chardham yatris should be between 7-65 years.

Q. Is registration required for Chardham Yatra 2018?
Ans.Yes, for Chardham Yatra 2018 Registration is required and also proper medical check up is required. Online Registration for CharDham Yatra 2018 is compulsory. Check here for more details on Char Dham Registrations.

Q. What are the types of accommodation available on Chardham route?
Ans.Chardham Hotels, Dharamshalas, Camps, Resorts, Ashrams and lodge type of accommodation facility with basic necessities is available on the Chardham route.

Q. Are ATM facilities available in Badrinath?
Ans.Yes, Atm facilities available in Badrinath there are numbers of ATM machines available in Badrinath, and many of which ATMs are located on the main market.

Q. How much time is required for Chardham Yatra/ Minimum days required to complete the Chardham Ytara?
Ans.Chardham yatra requires minimum 8 days/ 9 Night to complete the chardham yatra including yatra of all 4 Dhams via Bus/Car and 2 days/1 Night via helicopter. More Detail about 8N/9D chardham yatra tour package.

Q. Which is best Popular Chardham Yatra Route?
Ans. You can complete chardham yatra with minimum number of days and it would be 8Night and 9 Days through Popular chardham Route: Haridwar - Rishikesh - Barkot - Ranachatti - Yamunotri - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Gaurikund - Rudraprayag - Kedarnath - Joshimath - Badrinath

Q. Is medical certificate required for Chardham Yatra?
Ans. Yes a recently issue Medical certificate is required for Char Dham Yatra as the route is through high altitudes and a lot of walking distance.

Q. What are the Darshan timings for the Chardham temples?
Ans. When you are going to chardham yatra, Pilgrims must read about the Chardham temples timings, it can not only save time, but also make the chardham yatra hassle free. Chardham Yatra Timings are mention below
Yamunotri Temple Timings: - Yamunotri temple timings is from 06:00 AM to 08:00 PM. Gangotri Temple Timings: - Gangotri temple timings is from 06:15 AM to 09:30 PM., Kedarnath Temple Timings: - Kedarnath temple timings is from 05:00 AM to 03:00 PM and Badrinath Temple Timings: - Badrinath temple timings are from 4:30 AM to 03:00 PM.

Q. Significance of Char Dham Yatra?
Ans. The Char Dham Yatra is one of the important and famous holiest religious tours in Hinduism. Situated in the range of Himalayas, the shrines (Gate) are said to be the only one source of salvation from sins and the life. Read more about “why chardham yatra has more significant in Hindu religion”.

Q. Nearest Airport for Chardham?
Ans. Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is the nearest airport to the destinations of Char Dham Yatra.

Q. Nearest Railway Station for Chardham?
Ans.The nearest railway stations for Chardham are Haridwar and Rishikesh. If pilgrims want to hire Buses, taxis and private cabs are easily available outside the station.

Q. Most important Chardham Yatra Travel Tips?
Ans.Here we mention top 20 Best Chardham Yatra Travel Tips for pilgrims after getting reviews of already chardham visited pilgrims so always read carefully all Chardham travel tips before travelling.

Q. Where are the Char Dham Located/ what are the places included in chardham yatra?
Ans.Chardham yatra is holiest yatra in Hindus. Chardham yatra is consisting of 4 Holy Places of Uttarakhand, India name are Yamunotri, Gangotri, Badrinath, kedarnath. The pilgrimage tour to these entire places together is known as Chardham yatra.

Q. What is the Distance beetween Badrinath and Gangotri, Distance of Yamunotri from rishikesh, Distance of kedarnath from Rishikesh?
Ans.Distance between Badrinath and Gangotri – Badrinath and Gangotri both are directly reachable by road from Rishikesh, the distance between badrinath and Gangotri is 428 Km via NH-7, both places also easy accessible from Haridwar, Kotdwar, and Dehradun.
Distance between Yamunotri and Rishikesh - the trek starts from Janki Chatti, the distance of yamunotri from Rishikesh is 225 kilometers.
Distance between Kedarnath and Rishikesh - the trek starts from Gaurikund, 207 kilometers from Rishikesh.

Q. Prefer to Go through Your Own Way or Book a Chardham Package?
Ans. The Chardham Temples are usually visited in clockwise direction During Chardham yatra, i.e. from west to east Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, Badrinath. Haridwar or Rishikesh are the beginning points for transportation. Chardham Yatra is difficult so we suggest you always book Chardham package through experience tour operator like Chardham yatra Deals.

Q. What is the Situation after the 2013 Flood at Kedarnath?
Ans. Considerable repair and reproduction works have been conveyed after the glimmer surge in Uttarakhand, which caused broad annihilation and death toll in the territory around Kedarnath temple. The work is as yet continuous and it is finished in 2017. Tent settlements have been set up to suit pioneers. New sanitation offices, including toilets and washrooms, have been included alongside group kitchens. What's more, the harmed extend of street from Kedarnath temple to Gaurikund has been reestablished. Photographs of the reclamation works can be seen here. Arrangements have additionally included setting up an early cautioning caution framework to give alarms about any catastrophes on the Kedarnath Yatra course and around the lake there.

Q. How to Visit Badrinath Temple?
Ans. Approximately 550 km from Delhi, the temple is situated in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, surrounded by number of small village and overshadowed by the towering, snow-topped, Nilkantha peak. Badrinath temple is the most accessible and thus most popular of the Char Dham yatra. Planning to Visit Badrinath Dham in 2018? Get Latest Badrinath Yatra tips, information guide, weather road conditions.

Q. How to reach Badrinath Temple?
Ans.Badrinath temple is usually gone by as a day trip from the town of Joshimath, came to by a dubious mountain street from Rishikesh. The course is Haridwar - Rishikesh - Devprayag - Srinagar - Rudraprayag - Joshimath. To get to Joshimath, you can either get a transport from Rishikesh or Haridwar. The tour will take around 10-12 hours, and transports leave around each half hour early in the mornings from 4 a.m. to 7 a.m. From Joshimath, it's another two or so hours to achieve Badrinath. The activity is very managed as two or three sections of the street are narrow to the point that just a single way movement is conceivable. Activity is permitted to withdraw from Joshimath and Badrinath just at specific circumstances of the day, and it's again halted at the midpoint of Pandukeshwar. The settled takeoff times are 6-7 a.m., 9-10 a.m., 11-12 a.m., 2-3 p.m., and 4.30-5.30 p.m. You can take a transport like Bus or shared jeep. If you feel that you want to take some more time near to Badrinath temple and its surroundings, so there are many accommodations are situated for stay.
Note: If you're interested in visiting the Valley of Flowers, the buses from Joshimath also run to Govind Ghat, where the trek starts.

Q. How to Visit Gangotri Temple?
Ans.It's considered to be one of the holiest places in India as it's regarded as the source of the holy Ganges River. The Gangotri temple is situated in Uttarakhand region has special significance for Hindu pilgrims. Set amidst rugged mountains and forest, Gangotri attracts almost 300,000 pilgrims every year. Every evening towards 8 p.m., an Aarti is held at the Gangotri temple.

Q. How to reach Gangotri Temple?
Ans. Gangotri is easily reached from Rishikesh (12 hours away) via Uttarkashi (6 hours away). It's possible to catch a Bus or Jeep to get there. Guesthouses and a Chardham Yatra Deals provide Gangotri accommodations for those who want to stay.

Q. How to Visit Yamunotri Temple?
Ans. The Yamunotri Temple lies close to the wellspring of the Yamuna River, the second holiest conduit in India, which streams the separation down past the Taj Mahal. The yamunotri temple is respectably undeveloped as it's the base passed by of the Char Dham. Regardless, there is a certain charm to be experienced from the unblemished mountain air, running water, basic excellent greatness, and energetic enthusiasts. Explorers moreover get the chance to acknowledge different high temp water springs in the area of the haven.

Q. How to reach Yamunotri?
Ans.The course by street is Haridwar/Rishikesh-Dehradun-Mussoorie-Naugaon-Barkot– Hanuman Chatti. The voyage to the town of Hanuman Chatti, which is around 14 kilometers from the Yamunotri temple, takes around 8 hours from Rishikesh and 6 hours from the slope station of Mussoorie. From that point, it's important to take a common taxi (takeoffs at regular intervals) to Janki Chatti. Your trek begins there! It's just 5 km to the Yamunotri temple, through Kharsali, yet it's an exceptionally steep and in a few sections limit climb. Thus, individuals generally take around 2 hours to cover the separation and it truly helps in the event that you take a locally accessible strolling stick. On the off chance that you discover you would prefer not to stroll, there are donkeys for ride, and men to help convey you. Fundamental guesthouses and GMVN Tourist Bungalows give lodging at Yamunotri, Janki Chatti, and Hanuman Chatti. In the event that you remain the night at Yamunotri, you'll have the capacity to witness the night aarti (venerate with flame) there.

Q. Is it Possible to See the Actual Source of the Yamuna River?
Ans. The source of the Yamuna River is a frozen lake and glacier situated around a kilometer above the temple. Unless you have mountaineering skills, the climb isn't advised though. It's a very difficult one.

Q. How to Visit Kedarnath Temple?
Ans.The most remote and holiest of the Char Dham, despite the fact that Kedarnath temple expects push to get to; regardless it draws more than 100,000 travelers per year. This is on account of its thought to be the seat of Lord Shiva and the most imperative of the 12 Jyotirlingas (vast lingas/holy places to Shiva) in India. It's a noteworthy sanctuary as well - maybe the biggest and most great one in the Himalayas. Arranged high up in Lord Shiva's domain, it possesses an icy porch remaining from a long prior liquefied ice sheet, in the Mandakini Valley.

Q. How Can Kedarnath Temple be Reached?
Ans. The course to Kedarnath begins off at Rishikesh and heads an indistinguishable way from to Badrinath, yet expands at Rudraprayag (where associations are accessible). The goal is Gaurikund, 14 kilometers from Kedarnath. The entire excursion from Rishikesh takes around 12 hours by transport or jeep. At that point, from Gaurikund, it's a tiresome tough trek to the temple. Anticipate that it will take around six hours. The shocking view of the Mandakini River en route helps however! The individuals who don't fondle to strolling can pick to take a horse, which will lessen the term of the trek by 60 minutes. There are watchmen accessible to help convey gear too.
Then again, Kedranath Temple is likewise open by helicopter!

Q. Where to Stay in chardham route?
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