Badrianth Dham Yatra

Go for a spiritual journey at Kedarnath Dham that is an important place of worship for devout Hindus situated in the beautiful western mountains of the Garwal. Pilgrims move through beautiful sceneries traversing difficult obstructions, pastures and flowers. The old Kedarnath temple is situated at Kedarnath, which is worshipped for years in faith of Lord Shiva. The pilgrimage starts at Gaurikund, where the devotees get into the hot springs and then proceed either by foot or through hire of ponies till they reach the holy spot. During their way to the temple in the midst of snow-clad mountain, voices of bell sounds and divinely chanted air can be heard. The spiritual and breathtaking nature of the experience creates a sublime experience whereby the temple comforts and gives blessing. The kedarnath dham yatra is not just a physical travel, but a heart touching journey that leaves the pious with an everlasting feeling of spiritual gratification in amazement of the majestic mountain ranges.

Badrinath Travel Guide

The serene Garhwal Himalayas hosts Badrinath which is holy spiritual place as well as paradise of nature lovers. Below is an extensive travel guide, which will assist you in making your trip one of the most awesome visits to this holy place.

Pilgrimage to Badrinath Temple:

  • Opening and Closing Dates: Badrinath Temple often starts its operations in late April and ends in November of the year. For individual dates, refer to official sources.

  • Darshan Timing: During the day, the temple remains open from the morning to the evening. Aspirants must confirm the darshan timings for that particular day.

Reaching Badrinath:

  • By Air: There is a Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, close by. Take a car or bus to Badrinath from there and then.
  • By Train: The closest railways are at Rishikesh and Haridwar. Then one can either hire a taxi or go for bus to arrive at Badrinath.

Road Journey:

  • Scenic Routes: To Badrinath through a marvelous road journey. It also cuts through Devprayag, Rudraprayag, Karnaprayag and Josimath towns.

  • Travel Time: Its journey from Haridwar to badrinath is estimated take between ten to twelve hours.


  • Hotels and Guesthouses:Badrinath has an array of lodging places which varies from cheap guesthouses to comfortable hotels. Make a booking early for the pilgrim season.

  • Dharamshalas: However, other devotees opt for cheap lodgings known as dharamshalas.

Local Cuisine:

  • Sattvik Food: Sattvik represents pure vegetarian food and this can be associated with Badrinath. Simple yet tasty food is available for devotees in this location.

  • Local Specialties: Enjoy local Garhwali dishes such as Aloo Ke Gutke and Mandua Ki Roti.

Attractions beyond the Temple:

  • Mana Village: The last occupied settlement before the Indo-Tibetan line of control. Go to Vyas Gufa and Ganesh Gufa.

  • Bheem Pul: Sarwasti River and a natural bridge called ‘Bhima ki Dhara’ which gives great views over Sarwasi River.

Weather Considerations:

  • Pilgrimage Season: One should visit it early enough in the temple’s open season which starts from April through November.

  • Winter Visit: Adventure seekers can go during winter times only as long as they are ready for freezing weather in the temple’s time when it will not be accessible.

Cultural Etiquette:

  • Dress Modestly: It is wise you take modest dressing into consideration in any case as an act of reverent visit as a religious site.

  • Respect Traditions: Maintain your conduct as a pilgrim.respect the other pilgrims’ customs and traditions.

Safety Tips:

  • Altitude Considerations: Badrinah lies in a mountainous region. At first, take it gently as you get used to altitude.

  • Health Precautions: Take your important drugs with them and ensure they seek a physician’s advice in case of health problems.

Local Information:

  • Tourist Information Center: Go to the nearest tourist info center for more maps, brochures and updates.

  • Emergency Services: Note where you can find the closest hospital or ambulance.

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