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GET YOUR VEHICLE THROUGHLY CHECKED BEFORE GOING FOR YATRA
|SHRI KEDARNATH TEMPLE
Altitude: 3581 Meters above sea level
|SHRI BADRINATH TEMPLE
Altitude: 3133 Meters above sea level
|SHRI YAMUNOTRI TEMPLE
Altitude: 3235Meters above sea level
|SHRI GANGOTRI TEMPLE
Altitude: 3200Meters above sea level
| VALLEY OF FLOWERS
Altitude: 4329 Meters above sea level
|Tips For Pilgrimage|
|What Transport Modes Are Available|
|Transport facility during yatra season is available at Rishikesh as well as at Haridwar.
Various modes are:
1) Buses on contract
2) Route Buses
3) Maxi Cabs (up to 12 seats)
4) Taxi Cabs
|The last terminal for rail transport from other provinces is at Rishikesh.
Most of the trains reach up to Haridwar. The distance from Haridwar to Rishikesh is 24 Kms.
|Jolly Grant is the only Airport situated at a distance of 18 Km. from Rishikesh, the only
airport up to where one can reach by air from other parts of the country.
|Which Type Of Vehicle Should Be Used|
|1) The Buses on contract for Char Dham Yatra should not be of larger size. Admissible wheel base
buses is not more than 166 inches and Over hang should not be more than 50 percent.
2) The pilgrims (other than those having their own vehicles) are advised only to board authorized
vehicles ( Buses, Maxi Cabs, Taxi Cabs ) with valid Documents e.g. with valid Permit, Taxes,
Insurance and Driving License etc.
|Which Season Is Suitable For The Yatra|
|From mid of April to October or mid of November( as per declaration of closure of the Temple )|
|How Many Days Does It Take To Complete The Yatra|
The minimum required time period for the journey of :
|What One Should Carry Along While Going For Yatra|
|What Tips a Driver Should Follow|
|Pilgrims having own cars should have High skill of Hill Road Driving or should have high skilled drivers on the steering duty. Some of the recommended tips for such a driver are:
For more Tips (Do's/Don'ts) to Drive a vehicle on hill Routes Click Here