Char Dham Yatra Route Map in 2024 : Blueheights Aviation

Char Dham Yatra Route Map in 2024 : Blueheights Aviation


  • What is Char Dham Yatra?
  • How long does it take?
  • Where should I stay?
  • Is it safe?

These questions arise because of the increasing number of tourists visiting Chardham Yatra in India. The Char Dham Yatra is a pilgrimage route that takes place every year from the month of May to October. This is when devotees visit four holy sites in India -  Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri.


Every year, hundreds of devotees head for Chardham Yatra as one of the most auspicious religious event in Hinduism.  If you want to experience the true spirit of the Char Dham Yatra, we recommend you to plan ahead and book your accommodation before leaving home. It will ensure a safe and delightful journey with all the required arrangements made well-in –advance to avoid any last minute hassle.


If you want to be a part of this Holy Yatra, it is important that you must of aware of Char Dham Yatra Route Map. So, let’s check out what it takes to reach these four sacred places in Uttrakhand which is profoundly known as the Dev Bhoomi of India.


Chardham Yatra: Route Map


The mountains of Uttarakhand are considered sacred and revered by Hindu pilgrims. There are many temples and shrines scattered throughout the state. The Char Dham pilgrimage route passes through four locations in Uttarakhand: Badrinath, Kedarnath, Yamunotri and Gangotri.

These are all located at high altitudes and are surrounded by snow-capped mountain ranges. The Char Dham pilgrimage is an ancient Hindu religious journey through the holy places of Uttrakhand.

In the earlier days, Chardham Yatra by road was challenging and take lot of time. But Nowadays Chardham Yatra by Helicopter is incredibly famous due to the unparallel convenience it offers.


The renowned philosopher and reformer Adi Guru Shankaracharya founded this sacred Yatra in the 8th century.


These four sites as Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath are considered sacred because of their connection with Hindu mythology. The trekking route takes pilgrims through the Garhwal region of northern India.


One of the most important places to visit is the temple at Yamunotri from where the CharDham Yatra begins. It is located in the Himalayas and is considered sacred by Hindus. Situated at an altitude of 3,293, it is located in the Garhwal Himalayas in District Uttrakashi. It is referred as the source of River Yamuna and the seat of sacred river Yamuna in Hinduism. It is located near the village of Kharsali located near Janki Chatti.


Gangotri is located in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand state in India. It is located near the Shivaling Peak located in Himalayas. The two headstreams of Ganges are the Bhagirathi River and at the base Gangotri River. Gangotri is a popular town and also the Nagar Panchayat of the Uttarakashi district of Uttarakhand. Also, the popular temple here is dedicated to Goddess Ganga with 20 feet high structure that is made from exquisite white granite.


The holy city of Kedarnath is located in Uttarakhand, India. Located near the Garhwal Himalayan Range in the state of Uttarakhand. The extreme conditions here makes the yatra possible only for six months. The famous temple here is dedicated to Lord Shiva. As the temple is not accessible here by road, there is an uphill trek of 22 kms from Gaurikund to reach the temple. Manchan, Pony and Mule is also available to reach the temple.


Badrinath is another significant destination for Chardham Yatra. It is located in the Chamoli district in Uttarakhand.  The temple is situated at an elevation of 3,843 metres (12,509 ft) above sea level, making it one of the most sacred places of Hinduism. It is also a a part of popular Chota Char Dham pilgrimage circuit. Badrayana (Badri)  is another name of Rishi Ved Vyas who is believed to reside in the region.

It was re-established in 8th century by renowned Guru Adi Shankara who used to walk miles to visit the Badrinath temple.

Let's Quickly Check Out the Route Map For Chardham Yatra


Yamunotri Dham Route Map


Important Place to Visit: Hanuman Chatti, Spatarishi Kund, Kharsali, Surya Kund, Yamunotri Temple

Yamunotri is located at an altitude of 3293 meters. Known as the origin point of the holy river Yamuna, it is the starting point of char Dham yatra. It is considered the westmost shrine of the Gharwal region, with a dedicated temple to Goddess Yamuna and thermal springs at Janki Chatti.

By Helicopter:

Delhi - Dehradun (Sahastradhara Helipad) - Yamunotri (Kharsali)


By Road:

Delhi - Rishikesh (231 km) - Rishikesh to Narendranagar (16kms) – Narendranagar to Chamba (46kms) – Chamba to Brahmkhal (15kms) – Brahmkhal to Barkot (40kms) – Barkot to Sayana Chatti (27kms) – Sayana Chatti to Hanuman Chatti (6kms) – Hanuman Chatti to Phool Chatti (5kms) – Phool Chatti to Janki Chatti (3kms) – Janki Chatti to Yamunotri (6kms).

Gangotri Dham Route Map


Important Place to Visit: Surya Kund, Ganges Glacier, Kedar Tal, Gangotri Temple, Jalmagna, Tapovan, Bhojbasa, Gaumukh, Gangnani


Gangotri is at an altitude of 3200 meters above sea level and is the original place for the holy river Ganga. This place has attracted people since ancient times and is located amidst the beautiful hills of Uttarkashi. This place is known for its natural beauty and is considered sacred by the locals. The temple of Goddess Ganga is located here.


By Helicopter

Delhi - Dehradun (Sahastradhara Helipad) - Gangotri (Harshil)


By Road:

Delhi- Rishikesh (231 km) - Rishikesh to Tehri Garhwal (75 km) - Tehri Garhwal to Uttarkashi (117kms) – Uttarkashi to Bhatwari (31km) – Bhatwari to Gangnani (15kms) – Gangnani to Harsil (27kms) – Harsil to Gangotri (25kms).


Badrinath Dham Route Map


Essential Places To Visit : Pandukeshwar, Vyas Cave, Mana Village, Yogadhyan Badri Temple, Sheshnetra, Satopanth Lake, Brahma Kapal, Tapta Kund, Ganesh Cave, Neelkanth Peak, Bheem Pul, Charan Paduka, Narad Kund, Mata Murti Temple. Etc. 


Located on the left side of River Alaknanda and at an altitude of 3133 meters above sea level, this place is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, who is believed to meditate at this place. Also, the two saints, Nar and Narayan, sought the blessing of Lord Vishnu with utmost penance.


By Helicopter:

Delhi - Dehradun (SahatraDhara) - Sersi 


By Road

Delhi to Haridwar (206kms) – Haridwar to Rishikesh (24kms) – Rishikesh to Devprayag (74kms) – Devprayag to Srinagar (34kms) – Srinagar to Rudraprayag (33kms) – Rudraprayag to Karnaprayag (31kms) – Karnaprayag to Nandprayag (21kms) – Nandprayag to Chamoli (10kms) – Chamoli to Joshimath (48kms) – Joshimath to Badrinath (42kms).

Kedarnath Dham Route Map


Essential Places To Visit: Gandhi Sarovar, Gaurikund, Phata, Shankaracharya Samadhi,  Son Prayag, Vasuki Tal, Triyugi Narayan Temple, Kalimath, Chandrapur,  


Located close to river Mandakini and at the height of 3584 meters above sea level, Kedarnath is one of the 12 prominent jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. You can access Kedarnath easily due to its good road infrastructure. It is also believed that Pandavas practices penance to attain Moksha here. 


By Helicopter:

Delhi - Dehradun (SahatraDhara) - Sersi 


By Road

 Delhi to Rishikesh (231kms) – Rishikesh to Devaprayag (74kms) – Devaprayag to Srinagar (35kms) – Srinagar to Rudraprayag (33kms) – Rudraprayag to Tilwara (9kms) – Tilwara to Agastyamuni (10kms) – Agastyamuni to Kund (15kms) – Kund to Guptakashi (5kms) – Guptakashi to Phata (11kms) – Phata to Rampur (9kms) – Rampur to Sonprayag (3kms) – Sonprayag to Gaurikund (5kms) – Gaurikund to Rambara Bridge (7kms) – Rambara Bridge to Lincholi (5kms) – Lincholi to Kedarnath (4kms).


Route Map: Delhi to Chardham

Chardham  Yatra is an incredible experience that many devotee experience every year.

By Helicopter:

Delhi – Dehradun – Yamunotri – Gangotri – Kedarnath - Badrinath


By Road:

Delhi → Haridwar (210 km (6 hours))→ Barkot (220 km (7 hours))→ Yamunotri (36 km (drive) + 7 kms by trek) → Uttarkashi 100 km (4 hours) → Rudraprayag 180 km (7-8 hours) → Kedarnath (74 kms (drive) + 20 kms trek (New Route)) → Rudraprayag (74 kms (drive) + 20 kms trek (New Route)) Badrinath (160 km (6-7 hours)) → Rishikesh (297 kms (10-11 hours)) → Delhi (Back) (230 km (6 hours))


Frequently Asked Questions


What is the Sequence of Char Dham Yatra?

The sequence of Char Dham Yatra is believed to be in clockwise direction. Beginning from Yamunotri, this pious yatra proceeds to Gangotri and then Kedarnath. The Final destination is the Badrinath.


Is Char Dham Yatra Difficult?

Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter is easy, While the temples of Kedarnath and Yamunotri are not accessible by the vehicles, there are sufficient arrangements of Palki/ Pony to take you to the temples in these locations.


Is there an oxygen problem in Kedarnth and Badrinath?

Yes! As the oxygen levels fall below the 80 millimeters, it can be challenging for you to breathe. As both these sites are at a high altitude, oxygen levels are considerably low.



Chardham Yatra is not only a pilgrimage, but it's a journey of self-discovery. If you plan to visit these places, consider Chardham Yatra By Helicopter 2024. It is the easiest and quickest way to Chardham that ensures hassle-free travel.

In conclusion, exploring the sacred sites of Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri offers an unparalleled journey into the heart of spirituality and natural beauty. These destinations, nestled amidst the majestic Himalayas, form a divine circuit that attracts pilgrims and travelers from around the world. The map of Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri not only marks geographical locations but also symbolizes the rich cultural heritage and religious significance of the Indian subcontinent. As you traverse through these sacred lands, you embark on a soul-stirring voyage, connecting with the profound essence of devotion, tranquility, and reverence. Embrace the spiritual aura and breathtaking landscapes as you immerse yourself in the timeless allure of these divine destinations.


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