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CHARDHAM BY HELICOPTER Tour 2024

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CHARDHAM

Yamunotri – Gangotri – Kedarnath – Badrinath 

Char Dham Yatra is a popular pilgrimage tour in India that takes devotees to four sacred Hindu shrines located in the Himalayan region of Uttarakhand. The four shrines that make up the Char Dham are Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath. The yatra is considered one of the most significant Hindu pilgrimage tours, and millions of devotees undertake this journey every year.

Yamunotri is the first stop on the Char Dham Yatra, and it is located at an altitude of 3,293 meters above sea level. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Yamuna, and it is believed that taking a dip in the Yamuna river and performing prayers at the temple will wash away all sins. The Yamunotri temple is surrounded by beautiful mountains and glaciers, making it a picturesque destination.

The second stop on the CharDham Yatra is Gangotri, located at an altitude of 3,048 meters above sea level. The shrine is dedicated to Goddess Ganga, and it is believed that taking a dip in the Ganges river and performing prayers at the temple will purify the soul. The Gangotri temple is surrounded by snow-capped peaks and offers a breathtaking view of the Bhagirathi river.

Kedarnath is the third stop on the Char Dham Yatra, located at an altitude of 3,583 meters above sea level. The shrine is dedicated to Lord Shiva, and it is believed that visiting Kedarnath and offering prayers at the temple will grant salvation.

The Kedarnath temple is located amidst the Himalayan range and offers a spectacular view of the mountains. The trek to Kedarnath is also considered a part of the pilgrimage, and it is a challenging journey that tests the devotees’ physical and mental strength.

The final stop on the CharDham Yatra is Badrinath, located at an altitude of 3,133 meters above sea level. The shrine is dedicated to Lord Vishnu, and it is believed that visiting Badrinath and offering prayers at the temple will bring prosperity and happiness. The Badrinath temple is surrounded by the Nar and Narayan mountain ranges and is considered one of the most beautiful temples in India.

Undertaking the CharDham Yatra requires careful planning and preparation. The journey can be challenging due to the high altitude and the difficult terrain. Devotees need to be physically fit to undertake the trek to Kedarnath, and it is advisable to take the necessary precautions to prevent altitude sickness.

The best time to undertake the CharDham Yatra is from April to November when the weather is favorable. The yatra is usually closed during the winter months due to heavy snowfall, and the temples are inaccessible.

The CharDham Yatra is not just a spiritual journey but also an opportunity to witness the natural beauty of the Himalayan region. The journey takes devotees through picturesque landscapes, snow-capped peaks, and beautiful rivers. The yatra also offers a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of India, as devotees get to experience the local customs and traditions.

In conclusion, the Char Dham Yatra is a significant pilgrimage tour that holds great importance for the Hindu community. Undertaking this journey requires devotion, physical endurance, and a love for nature. The yatra offers a unique opportunity to connect with the divine, experience the natural beauty of the Himalayan region, and learn about the rich cultural heritage of India.

 

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Difficulty Level

Moderate

Maximum Altitude (MTS)

6000

Trip Days

6
Day 01: Dehradun

• Dehradun is our main base for the Heli-tours. It is the starting & ending point. • Himalayan Heli provides a complimentary stay on the date of arrival, but no meals are included – which can be included at an additional cost. • Passengers are picked up from Dehradun Airport/railway station/bus stand. Please note, arrival details must be provided to Himalayan Heli at the time of booking. • Passengers should try to reach Dehradun by 02:00 pm, or earlier, so that they are completely ready to start their Chardham journey the next day early morning. • In the evening, our team will be doing the tour briefing to the passengers, & provide them duffel bags for carrying only necessary things on the trip – Up to 5 kg/person will be permitted.

Day 02: Yamunotri Dham

Sahastradhara to Yamunotri 0500 Hrs Check out from Dehradun hotel 0600 Hrs ETD from Sahastradhara Helidrome 0630 Hrs ETA at Kharsali Heli-Base • This is starting day of the Chardham yatra. Passengers will check-out early morning from the hotel at 05:00 am. They will be picked-up from the Hotel by our staff, & taken to Sahastradhara Helidrome. • Himalayan Heli has its own Heli-base in Kharsali, where our ground staff would welcome the passengers. The staff will then get the passengers settled in the hotel, which is at a walking distance from the helipad. • After breakfast, passengers will be taken for Yamunotri Darshan. • Approximate time taken for Yamunotri Temple Darshan: Approximately 05 hrs 30 mins (round-trip). Yamunotri trek is 06 km one-way. • Sightseeing at Kharsali: Hot Spring at Yamunotri Temple, Yamuna Mata Temple, Shani Temple.

Day 03: Gangotri Dham

Yamunotri to Gangotri • Passengers will check-out by 0530 hrs. Departure from Kharsali will be at 0630 hrs, & the estimated time of arrival at Harsil/Jhalla will be 0700 hrs. • Jhalla – Himalayan Heli’s second own Heli-base in the Chardham sector. After landing at Jhalla, passengers will be taken to Harsil village & checked-in the hotel. • Harsil – The second destination of our tour, also known for the extensive apple orchards there, is the most scenic and beautiful destination of this tour. • Passengers will be taken for Gangotri Dham darshan after breakfast. • Approximate Time taken for Gangotri Temple Darshan: 3hrs 30 mins (round-trip). The road distance to Gangotri temple is approx. 25 km, which is roughly a 50-minute drive. • Sightseeing at Harsil: Harsil has many places & nature walks around to explore. Passengers will be taken to explore any of the following: Bagodi Village walk / Short trek to Chholmi village / Nature walk from Jhalla / Shiv Temple in Harsil.

Day 04: Kedarnath Dham

Gangotri to Sersi • Passengers will be checked-out by 0600 hrs. Arrival at Sersi will be by 0730 hrs. • Sersi – Himalayan Heli’s third, and the oldest, own Heli-base in the Chardham sector. We operate the shuttle services for Kedarnath ji shrine from here. • Passengers will be ferried to Kedarnath Dham for darshan in a shuttle services flight, after their breakfast. • Approximate time taken for Kedarnath Temple Darshan: 02 hours. The shuttle services flight Sersi to Kedarnath is apporx. 07 minutes long. • Sightseeing at Sersi: Triyuginarayan Temple – It is the venue of the celestial marriage of Lord Shiva & Goddess Parvati, or Gaurikund. 0630 Hrs ETD from Kharsali Heli-Base 0700 Hrs ETA at Harsil/Jhalla Helipad 0700 Hrs ETD from Harsil/Jhalla Helipad 0730 Hrs ETA at Sersi Heli-Base

Day 05: Badrinath Dham

Sersi to Badrinath • Passengers will have breakfast by 0700 hrs at Sersi & be ready for their flight to Badrinath by 0800 hrs. • Passengers will be taken for darshan to Badrinath temple in the afternoon after lunch. • Approximate time taken for Badrinath Temple Darshan: Approx. 01-1.5 Hrs is taken to have darshan at the Badrinath Temple. Passengers will be taken from Hotel to the temple by car. • Sightseeing at Badrinath: Mana Village – Known as the ‘Last village of India’, due to its proximity to the China border. Evening Aarti at Badrinath Temple – Swaran/Chandi Aarti (on additional payment basis directly at Badrinath).

Day 06: Dehradun

Badrinath to Sahastradhara • Passengers who have pre-booked Maha Abhishek Puja, have to be ready early morning by 0330 hrs. Puja shall take place from 0430 hrs to 0630 hrs. • Badrinath ji hotel check-out time is 0730 hrs. • Estimated time of arrival will be 0930 hrs at Sahastradhara. On arrival, our team will be present to receive the guests. Later, they will be taken to Dehradun hotel to collect the luggage from cloak rooms, and then be dropped to airport/railway station. • In case passengers would like to spend an additional night at Dehradun, accommodation can be arranged by Himalayan Heli at an additional cost. The same must be informed to us at the time of booking. • After the final transfer, we will bid farewell to the passengers. 

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FULL PRIVATE HELICOPTER (UP TO 06 PASSENGERS) PER PERSON BASIS INR 9,90,000 (Tax Inclusive) INR 1,75,000 (Tax Inclusive)
₹ 175,000.00
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Does

1.Research your destination: Learn about the culture, customs, and laws of your destination to avoid any unintentional faux pas. 2.Pack smartly: Pack only what you need and avoid overpacking. Consider the climate and culture of your destination when choosing clothes and accessories. 3.Keep important documents safe: Keep your passport, visa, and other important documents in a secure place, such as a hotel safe. 4.Stay hydrated: Drink plenty of water and keep yourself hydrated, especially in hot and humid climates. 5.Respect local customs and traditions: Be respectful of local customs and traditions, and avoid any behavior that may be offensive or disrespectful. 6.Be open-minded and flexible: Embrace new experiences and be open to trying new things. Be flexible with your plans and willing to adapt to changes. 7.Learn some local phrases: Learning a few basic phrases in the local language can go a long way in communicating with locals and showing respect. 8.Try local cuisine: Trying local cuisine can be a great way to experience the culture and flavors of your destination. 9.Stick to a schedule: Stick to a schedule to ensure that everyone has enough rest and downtime throughout the trip. 10.Respect nature: Respect nature and leave no trace of your presence behind.

Don't

1.Don't ignore safety warnings: Pay attention to safety warnings and avoid areas that are known to be dangerous. 2.Don't carry too much cash: Avoid carrying large amounts of cash, and consider using a travel card or credit card instead. 3.Don't be overly trusting: Be cautious of strangers and avoid giving out personal information or accepting offers from people you don't know. 4.Don't be disrespectful: Avoid disrespectful behavior such as littering, defacing public property, or ignoring local customs and traditions. 5.Don't rely solely on technology: Don't rely solely on technology for navigation or communication. Carry a physical map and a backup charger for your phone. 6.Don't overindulge: Avoid excessive alcohol or drug use, which can impair your judgment and put you at risk. 7.Don't be afraid to ask for help: If you're lost or need assistance, don't be afraid to ask for help from locals or authorities. 8.Don't overschedule: Avoid packing too many activities into your itinerary, which can leave everyone feeling exhausted and stressed. 9.Don't forget to take breaks: Make sure to schedule breaks throughout the day to allow everyone to rest and recharge. 10.Don't leave trash behind: Carry your trash with you and dispose of it properly when you reach a designated trash bin.

Inclusion Notes:

❖ Helicopter flying from Dehradun to the Chardham shrines, & back. ❖ Hemkund Sahib aerial darshan. ❖ Complimentary stay at Dehradun on your date of arrival - no meals included. The night of complimentary stay makes our Heli-tour actually a 5N/6D tour. ❖ Accommodation for 4 nights, 01 night at each Dham, with all meals included. Vegetarian Jain food also available. ❖ Local Sightseeing with Himalayan Heli guides at all four destinations. ❖ VIP Darshans. ❖ Airport & hotel transfers at Dehradun. ❖ Palki or Pony at Yamunotri - subject to availability. ❖ Maha Abhishek at Badrinath ji - on demand. ❖ Rudra Abhishek at Kedarnath ji - on demand. ❖ Shri Kedarnath ji helicopter shuttle services: Sersi – Kedar - Sersi. ❖ Helicopter handling charges. ❖ Taxes & other government levy. In short – We have included every little detail, comfort & charge that you will encounter on your Chardham yatra. Therefore, by taking a one -time wholesome charge, you enrol yourself on this journey of a lifetime.

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Notes:

Notes:
• BAD WEATHER & FORCE MAJEURE POLICIES: ▪ Where bad weather, technical snags or any force majeure reason beyond Himalayan Heli Services’ control results in the cancellation of your flight being delayed or cancelled, Himalayan Heli Services will not be liable in any way for the cancelled or delayed flight. However, refund will be given to clients as per our refunds policy. Any kind of inconvenience caused because of cancellation of flights is beyond the control of the operator. No compensation or reimbursement for accommodation, transportation, meals or any other extra travel expenses done by the guests shall be offered in the event of cancellation of a flight. ▪ In case tour departure does not take place from Dehradun on Day One due to above reasons, tour will be considered as cancelled and full refund as per our policies will be made. However, in case the passengers would like to consider taking the tour on the next available date, a fresh booking can be made for the same. Our team will propose the available options to the passengers. The balance/unutilized amount against previous booking can be adjusted against the fresh booking. And any extra costs that would be accruing, will have to be borne by the passengers. ▪ In case the tour departs from Dehradun as per schedule but gets disrupted, while the tour is ongoing, our team will propose the possible revised itinerary within the scheduled package days, but without any extension of days. ▪ Any extension, proposed by the passengers, in the package will only be considered at an extra cost and subject to operational viability. ▪ In case for 05 straight days flying does not take place, full refund as per our policies will be made to the passengers. ▪ New Chardham passenger(s) scheduled for departure from Dehradun on any respective travel date shall be our top priority, over the back-log passenger(s) of previous days(s). ▪ Additional night halt charges will be payable by the passengers to hotels on direct payment basis, when they get stuck for additional nights due to bad weather/force majeure reasons. ▪ Himalayan Heli may not fly to Harsil/Jhalla, in case of turbulent wind conditions – which is often in the Harsil valley after 1200 Hrs. ▪ If any passenger(s) require ferry flights to be operated for them in emergency, cost for the same will be charged to the party @ INR 90,000/hr plus GST. ▪ While the tour is ongoing, if any group demands to cancel their tour mid-way, the arrangement of transportation will be done by Himalayan Heli, however, cost for the same will be borne by the passengers on direct payment basis. • Any increase in government levies or taxes, after the confirmation of booking, will be extra chargeable to the passengers. Payment against the same will have to be made before the commencement of tour.

Rules & Regulations

Strict To Follows
• FIXED FLIGHT TIMINGS This is a Daily Fixed Departure Helicopter tour, and all departure timings of each destination is fixed. Therefore, passengers must ensure they report as per the scheduled TDs on each day of the tour, other-wise they will be considered NO-SHOW. 1. We strictly follow "Do Not Litter" policy. If possible we will pick up already existing garbage from the nature. 2. All necessities will be taken care by the organizer. We expect you to be flexible enough during the event. 3. Go Buddy Adventures not responsible for any accidents or injuries, loss or damage to your personal belongings or any other uncertainties during the event. The participants agree to take full responsibilities and sign a letter of undertaking before the start of the event.

Cancelation Policy

Cancelation Policy
• CANCELLATIONS POLICY: If passengers cancel their booking prior or after commencement of tour, following cancellation charges will be applicable - o More than 15 days prior to travel date: 30% of total tour cost. o Between 08 to 15 days prior to travel date: 50% of total tour cost. o 07 or less days prior to travel date: No Refund. o No show: No Refund. o After commencement of tour: No Refund. o FORCE MAJEURE & BAD WEATHER REFUNDS: - Basis of Refund: ▪ Tour Cost: 25% of total tour cost for each unutilized travel sector (Dham), minus INR 15,000 per passenger toward the flight preparation & ground arrangement charges. ▪ Additional Services: Deduction of any additional services provided at any of the Dhams during the tour of the passengers will be deducted over & above the refundable Tour Cost. ▪ Refund against any unutilized service will not be calculated separately and added to the refundable- amount. - COVID-19 Case, or any National/State Emergency: In case passengers test COVID positive before the travel, or the Yatra gets called-off by the government, or any National or State emergency is imposed, there will be no refunds applicable. However, passengers will be provided a Credit Voucher by Himalayan Heli against the advance paid, which will be valid for one year. It can be utilised against any of our helicopter tours or charter services (for the full amount of the credit voucher), by the passengers or any of their friends/relatives.

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Haridwar, Rishikesh or Mussoorie Day-trip
up to 06 passengers. On your date of arrival or departure, our team can arrange transportation for Mussoorie, Rishikesh or Haridwar day-trip from Dehradun.
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Maha Abhishek Puja at Badrinath ji -
Total amount has to be paid in cash to HHSPL representative at Dehradun, so that we can arrange and book the Puja in advance on behalf of each passenger. Note – Maha Abhishek Puja will not be included in our package or billing cost, since the total amount for the same goes directly to Badrinath ji Mandir Samiti.
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Rudra Abhishek Puja at Kedarnath ji
r 05 people. Total amount has to be paid in cash to HHSPL representative at Dehradun, so that we can arrange and book the Puja in advance on behalf of each passenger. Arrangement of Rudra Abhishek puja will be done subject to availability of rooms at Kedarnath-Top, as passengers will have to stay there overnight for the puja. Therefore, the additional charges towards the hotel stay will be extra chargeable. Note – Rudra Abhishek Puja will not be included in our package or billing cost, since the total amount for the same goes directly to Kedarnath ji Mandir Samiti. Disclaimer – Accommodation at Kedarnath-top is budget category, and there can be instances of complaints in regards to the hotel services & rooms. Furthermore, temperature at Kedarnathtop may drop to sub-zero levels at night in Sep/Oct, therefore passengers are advised to take decision keeping the same in consideration.
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