Kedarnath is among the few shrines in Northern India that requires an arduous trek to take the blessings of Lord Shiva. Our Kedarnath tour packages hold well-maintained itineraries that prove to make your religious journey a memorable one. Every year several devotees visit the sacred Kedarnath to seek blessings. Standing majestically at an altitude of 3580 m and nestled in the mighty Garhwal Himalayas, Kedarnath temple is among the 275 temples of Paadal Petra Sthalams and is also the major temple among the Panch Kedar.
It is believed that Pandavas built the Kedarnath temple which was later constructed by Adi Shankara in the 8th AD. We have experienced holiday experts who are responsible for making your trip memorable right from your booking Kedarnath Trip till you're coming back from the trip.
Get along with Travel Ride to witness the splendid places to visit in Kedarnath amongst its many temples, picturesque points, high altitude lake and many other places. Witness the pristine Mandakini river that is flowing peacefully alongside Kedarnath. With the fresh air and mind-blowing views, the ambience at Kedarnath makes one awestruck. It is loved by adventure seekers and people inclined towards spirituality too.
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|Kedarnath Trip||Price (Per Person)||Duration||Detail|
|Kedarnath Package from Mumbai||₹ 26,000||5 Nights|
|Kedarnath tour Package from Kolkata||₹ 26,000||5 Nights|
|Kedarnath Package from Bangalore||₹ 26,000||5 Nights|
|Kedarnath Tour Package from Chennai||₹ 26,000||5 Nights|
|Kedarnath Tour Package from Dehradun||₹ 17,500||2 Nights|
|Kedarnath Yatra By Helicopter||₹ 19,000||5 Nights|
- Q. Who is worshipped in Kedarnath Dham?
Kedarnath is located in the Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand. This holy temple was established by Adi Shankaracharya, about 1000 years ago. This Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is related to the Epic Mahabharata. Pandavas arrived at this place while going towards Swarga for having the blessings of Lord Shiva.
- Q. Best time to visit Kedarnath?
The best time for visiting Kedarnath Dham is from April month when on the day of Akshay Tritiya the door of the temple opens. So from April to May and again from September to October and after October when the Diwali festival is on set this is the time when the door of the temple shut again. While in between these months temple remains open but due to rainfall in June and July due to landslide, yatra becomes difficult.
- Q. Does Kedarnath have snow?
Kedarnath is located at an altitude of 3,553 m which is even higher than the Badrinath so it receives heavy snowfall in good amount. Due to the Snowfall, the temple remains closed and the Doli of Lord Shaiva shifts downwards.
- Q. How can one visit Kedarnath from Rishikesh and Haridwar?
You can hire a private taxi service as the distance from Rishikesh is 225 km and from Haridwar, it is 397 km. you can also board the local buses from Rishikesh to Gaurikund which is about 14km before Kedarnath Dham and from there trek toward Kedarnath Dham starts.
- Q. How can one visit Kedarnath from Delhi?
By air: From Delhi, you can directly fly to Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradoon. It’s a domestic airport connected to major cities of India. For a further journey, you can take local transport.
By road: You can opt for any A/C, non-A/C bus or a Volvo from Kashmiri gate Interstate bus terminal. After reaching Haridwar/Rishikesh you can either hire a private taxi or can also take another bus going to Gaurikund.
By train: You can take a direct train to Haridwar Railway station from Delhi railway station and by reaching there you can choose any local transport to reach Gaurikund.
- Q. Where to Stay in Kedarnath?
There are many good hotels located near Guptkashi which offer the best comfortable accommodation for the guest and if you don’t want to stay in a hotel then you can also opt for Dharamshala.
- Q. Is Kedarnath safe to travel?
While traveling to Kedarnath Dham in the crowd you need to take the utmost care of your belongings and also during the rainy season, there is a major landslide on the way to Kedarnath so it is advised not to plan a trip during that time.
- Q. Can we visit Kedarnath by helicopter?
Kedarnath can be visited by a helicopter from Dehadun’s Sahastradhara helipad you will fly till Phata or Sitapur helipad and from the changing the helicopter you will fly to Kedarnath Dham. Yatra can be completed in one day by helicopter.
- Q. ATM facilities in Kedarnath?
There are a number of ATM services near Kedarnath Dham. Special service in the Kedarnath Dham is started by HDFC bank recently. Cash can also be withdrawn in Rudraprayag, Guptkashi, and Agastya muni.
- Q. How long is Kedarnath trek and how can it be covered?
Trek for Kedarnath Dham starts from Gaurikund which is almost 17 km distance. You can cover this distance by trekking but if you don’t want to trek then you can take helicopter service from Phata and Sitapur helipad. If you don’t want to trek and also don’t want to spend a huge amount of Helicopter then you can also take the money and Doli service or can also take a stick for covering the distance.
- Q. Restaurant facilities in Kedarnath?
There are various restaurants like Mayadeep restaurant, snow view restaurant and magpie restaurant in the market area, offering various types of dishes.
- Q. How is the condition of the road to Kedarnath Dham?
It’s very important to take the pre-knowledge of roads before going in the hilly area. During the monsoon season, there can be landslides which causes difficulty otherwise roads to Kedarnath are very good and smooth as they are part of NH-109 and NH-58 till Gaurikund.