Do Dham Yatra is very popular among people of India. There are mainly four pilgrim places in Uttarakhand that are called chota char dham, collectively. Chota Char Dham consist of Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath. All these places are of great importance in the Hindu religion. Many people from across India and world come here every year. It is believed that people who visit all these four places attain “Moksha” (Salvation).
Chota Dham Yatra takes around 12 to 16 days to visit all the char dhams and important temples. Sometimes people don’t get leaves from their office for such a long vacation. Therefore, people prefer to visit only Do (two) dham in one tour. It is up to them which two places they choose to visit.
Travel agencies have divided chota char dham yatra package in two “Do” dham yatra package. Yamunotri-Gangotri yatra package and Badrinath-Kedarnath yatra package are the choice to choose between when it comes to select places for Do Dham yatra package. In their first visit to chota char dham yatra, people prefer to visit Badrinath and Kedarnath because these places are of much importance and are most popular among all chota char dham.
Sometimes people prefer to visit Yamunotri and Gangotri because they are the first two places that people are supposed to visit when they commence their chota char dham yatra. Yamunotri and Gangotri are the pilgrim places that are devoted to River Yamuna and Ganges respectively.
Gangotri Yamunotri yatra 2019
Gangotri is situated in Uttarkashi district, Uttarakhand. It is on the bank of Bhagirathi River and is the source of River Ganges. Whereas Yamunotri is the source of the Yamuna River, Yamuna is the goddess Yamuna who is a daughter of “Surya Dev”. The main attractions here are “Surya Kund” and “Divya Shila”. “Surya Kund” is a hot water spring where people tie rice in cloth and submerges it in the hot water. Once the rice is cooked, pilgrims take this back home as a “Prashad”.
Both of these places are famous for their serene atmosphere and beautiful sightseeing. There are also many temples in Gangotri and Yamunotri that are worth visiting. People, who come here to visit these two places, don’t forget to enter the temple and worship the ideals of Goddess.
Do Dham Yatra Package Cost From Haridwar
There are many ways to reach Yamunotri and Gangotri but the best way is that you choose the right Do dham yatra package. There are many travel agencies that provide do dham tour package from Hardwar. Hardwar which is also one of the holy places of Hindus is ideal to start your do dham yatra. You can book a Cab or Taxi from Hardwar, that too at affordable price. Or if you want you could also prefer to travel by Bus, run by the state transport department.
If you are travelling with your family then it is ideal that you book a Taxi like this you will get privacy and comfort both. There are many Cabs and Taxis available from Hardwar to Yamunotri and Gangotri, you need to decide which one you want. If you have a small family then you can book a Taxi. Or, in case, you are travelling with your friends and families then you can book a Minibus.
The average price to book a Cab for small family is around Rs.___________.