Frequently Asked Questions
The Yamunotri temple open on Akshay Tritiya ( Tentative Date : 8th May 2019 ) and closes on Yama Dwitiya (the second day after Diwali)
The Shrine of Gangotri on the auspicious day of Akshaya Tritiya ( Tentative Date : 7th May 2019 ) . The temple closes on the day of Diwali.
The opening of date of Kedarnath Temple is fixed and depends on the occaion of Maha Shiva Ratri and decided by priests in Ukhimath ( Tentative Date : 11th May 2019 ) . The closing date of Kedarnath is fixed on Yama Dwitiya (second day after Diwali i.e. on Bhai Dooj).
The opening date of Badrinath Temple is fixed on Basant Panchami ( Tentative Date : 12th May 2019 ) by Raj Purohit and closure date is fixed on Vijaydashmi by Mandir Committee.
Pack comfortable clothes and footwear, along with a few woolens and water proof items.
The Char Dham tour can be customized, but the travel agent needs to be informed about such requirements well in advance.
Food and water will be easily available all through the tour.
A char dham tour would ideally take around 10 days to complete.
The char dhams include Gangotri, Yamunori, Kedarnath and Badrinath.