Holy Shri Hemkund Sahib (literally suggests ‘lake of snow’) is very popular pilgrimage and trekking (about 15 km trek from Govindghat) destination, Falls in Uttarakhand state of India now becoming famous as a five Dham of Uttarakhand. This pious star-shaped structure of stone and concrete masonry is Situated, in picturesque surroundings and sheltered by seven mountains of snow clad peaks called – Hemkund Paravat And their reflection in the Lake is very clear and amazing. The lake is full of lotus flowers, around which the blooming grassy field gives a clear picture of shining beauty of splendid grandeur.
Legend – According to legends, Guru Gobind singh, -the tenth Guru of the Sikhs unified with god after Prolonged meditation in his previous birth, Nearby A temple is also located here named” Lakshman Temple” where Lakshman – the brother of Lord Rama performed his penance.
Altitude: 4,329 Mtr
Tour Staring Point: Delhi
Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days
Places Covered: Rishikesh – Joshimath – Gobindghat – Ghanghariya – Hemkund Sahib – Delhi
Tour Price: On Request
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Day 01: Delhi to Rishikesh (230 kms/6 hrs)
Today after breakfast, drive to Rishikesh. Check-in and lunch at Hotel, later Visit- the Laxman Jhoola, Ranjhula, and Gurdwara Shri Rishikesh. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Rishikesh to Joshimath (290 kms/10 hrs)
Today morning after breakfast drive to Joshimath en-route visit Gurudwara ji at Srinagar. Dinner and stay in Joshimath.
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Day 03: Joshimath – Gobindghat – Ghangariya
Today morning after breakfast, your journey start to Gobindghat situated near the confluence of roaring Laxman Ganga and Alaknanda rivers called Vishnu Ganga. Lunch at Gurdwara at Gobindghat. Later follow a 14 kms trek up to Ghangariya. The base camp for Hemkund Sahib & Valley of flower. Dinner and overnight stay at Ghangariya.
Day04: Ghangariya – Hemkund Sahib – Ghangariya
This day after breakfast, trek to Hemkund Sahib,4239m above sea-level (5kms/3hrs). Here Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth guru of Sikhs, is believed to have meditated here in his previous birth. A gurdwara stands here in his memory on the bank of a sacred lake. Return to Ghangariya. Dinner and overnight stay at Ghangriya.
Day 05: Ghangariya – Gobindghat – Joshimath
Today after breakfast, trek down to Gobindghat. Lunch at Gobindghat and drive back to Joshimath check-in into your hotel. Evening visit famous Narsing temple the winter seat of lord Badrinath. Dinner and overnight stay at Joshimath.
Day06: Joshimath – Rishikesh (290 kms/8 hrs)
Today after breakfast, drive to Rishikesh. Evening Check-in hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at Rishikesh.
Day07: Rishikesh – Delhi (230 kms/6 hrs)
Today morning after breakfast, drive to Delhi. En-route visit Har-Ki-Pauri at Haridwar. Here your tour ends with happy memories as drop to Delhi airport or Railway station for your onward destination.