Thousands of devotees this year from around the world embark on a spiritual journey in Uttarakhand and visit the sacred lands of Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter. This facility has given a great way to the senior citizens and ones suffering from any physical ailment to take blessings from the Lord and Goddesses without undergoing a hectic and tiring journey that takes days to complete. The journey to salvation involves visiting four holy shrines- Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath. If you plan to visit the Char Dham Yatra by helicopter about how the chopper services work, we are here to give you all the necessary information.
Also, for ease of accessibility, you can book a Chardham yatra helicopter package from us and forget all the hassle required to plan your Char Dham trip.
Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter Higlights:
The journey will start from Dehradun at the Sahastradhara helipad.
- Helicopter service to Char Dham Darshan- Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath.
- Enjoy the aerial view of the Himalayas and lush greens from the chopper.
- Explore the last village of India- Mana.
Best time for Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter:-
Since the doors to these holy shrines are closed during winters because of heavy snowfall around the region, the best time to book the Char Dham Yatra package is by Helicopter in April, and when gates are opened for the first time in that year, May and June. This time covers the pre-summer and mid-summertime when the weather is more enjoyable for devotees.
- Transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary
- Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner
- All Transfers
- All Applicable Taxes
- Anything not mentioned in "inclusions."
Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter: Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival at Dehradun
Upon arrival at Dehradun airport, our chauffeur-driven vehicle will take you to your pre-booked hotel. Get freshen up and explore the beauty of the city. Later, have dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Dehradun - Yamunotri
After the early morning breakfast, check out from the hotel and leave to report at Sahastradhara Helipad latest by 7 a.m. From here, we will fly to Kharsali Helipad, where our tour operator will guide you to Yamunotri, about a 5 km trek. You can opt for a pony or Paalaki or trek the path. Pay tribute to the goddess and return to your hotel in Kharsali after attending evening Arti. Have dinner, followed by an overnight stay in Yamunotri.
Day 3: Kharsali Helipad - Gangotri
Pack your bags and check out from Kharsali to reach Harsil Helipad. Our assistance will take you to your hotel. Get freshen up and have a delicious breakfast at the hotel post, where you will head towards Darshan at Gangotri. Pay your prayers at the temple and enjoy the serene beauty of the Ganga flowing in between the majestic Himalayas. Return to the hotel by night and stay.
Day 4: Harsil Helipad - Kedarnath
Get up early, have a yummy breakfast, and check out from the hotel. Reach the Harsil Helipad latest by 7 a.m. to land at Guptkashi/Phata Helipad. Enjoy a 30-minute helicopter ride over the mountains. Upon arrival, check in to the hotel and relax with a hot beverage and mouth-watering breakfast. Later, get ready to reach Kedarnath via helicopter. Helicoptero-satisfying darshan of Mahadev and enjoy the sightseeing later. Visit Gaurikund and Kashi Vishwanath Temple. Witness the mighty evening Arti dedicated to Mahadev. If you wish, pay your homage at the temple. Return to the hotel and stay.
Day 5: Kedarnath – Badrinath
On day 4, complete your Char Dham Yatra by visiting the land of Narayan, Badrinath. Check out from the hotel in Kedarnath post breakfast and leave for Badrinath via helicopter. Helicopter your pre-booked hotel and get refreshed with a delicious breakfast at the hotel. Before the Darshan, take a holy dip in Tapt Kund (hot water spring) and then visit Badrinath temple by noon, get the sacred Darshan, and seek blessings from Lord Vishnu. Enjoy the subtle, serene sights and visit the last village of India- Mana. Explore the local markets and holy-vibe streets, and get souvenirs for your loved ones. Return to the hotel by night. Overnight stay in Joshimath.
Day 6: Dehradun: The Departure
Take blessings from the Gods and Goddesses, and leave for Dehradun. Our operator will drop you at Dehradun Airport.
Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter: Term & conditions
Booking Term: To book this trip you’ve to pay 40% of the total booking amount. After which you’ll receive a confirmation shortly. Rest amount has to be paid on arrival day before starting the mentioned trip.
- If cancellations are made within 30 days or prior, no cancellation charges will be deducted from the booking amount.
- If cancellations are made between 30-15 days, 50% of the booking amount will be charged as cancellation fee.
- If cancellations are made in less than 7 days, 100% of the booking amount will be charged as cancellation fee.
- In the event of ‘No show’, No refund shall be made under any circumstances.
Refund Terms: Once cancelled, any refund will be processed in the original mode of payment, which will be credited within 7 to 10 working days.
FAQs about Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter:
The distance between Dehradun and Kharsali is around 180 kilometres if you cover it by road, and it will take you about 5-6 hours to cover this distance. The aerial distance is approximately 80 kilometres between Dehradun and Kharsali Helipad.
The gates of the Char Dham are only open for half of the year. The best time to go on Char Dham Yatra is between April to November.
There is no direct way to reach Char Dham from Delhi, and the two best way to get Char Dham is from Delhi.
By Air – By getting a Plane from Indira Gandhi International Airport (Delhi) to Jolly Grant Airpot (Dehradun), you can take a Heli service to Char Dham Yatra from Dehradun Helipad (Sahastradhara Road). An Air route map drawn from Dehradun will follow Dehradun-Yamunotri-Khasali Helipad-Gangotri-Harshil, Helipad-Kedarnath-Guptkashi-Badrinath-Dehradun.
By Road – By getting a bus from ISBT (Delhi) to Dehradun, you can take a local bus from Dehradun Bus Stand (Prince Chowk). A Road route map drawn from Dehradun will follow Dehradun-Mussoorie-Badkot-Yamunotri-Gangotri-Rudprayag-Kedarnath-Badrinath-Dehradun.
A 5 Nights/ 6 Days package is considered the best to explore Char Dham in a go. You could complete the Char Dham Yatra in 5 Nights / 6 Days and pray for blessings at each of the four holy places in Uttarakhand. The four holy places are referred to as Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath since there is a second holy circuit , which includes four places of pilgrimage.