Hemkund is the sacred tank in Uttarakhand which is located at the height of 4,329 m above the sea level. Hemkund sahib has a very beautiful lake because it is sometimes being called as Lokpal Lake. It is the place which is highly revered by Sikhs and is also visited by a large number of Hindu pilgrims from all parts of India.
Hemkund Sahib: Hemkund Sahib is one of the most visited pilgrimage destination of Uttarakhand. It welcomes millions of pilgrims every year from all parts of India and abroad. The pilgrimage destination is highly revered by Sikhs and Hindus as it finds mention in their religious scriptures. For Hindus and Sikhs it is very revered and most visited destinations. The beliefs about this place make it sacred for different religious communities.
The main attractions for the visitors in Hemkund Sahib are Sikh Gurudwara and Laxman Temple. Guru Govind Singh spent some time here in mediating. Due to this this fact this destination is very sacred for the Sikhs. But according to Hindus mythology Laxman, the younger brother of Lord Ram also mediated here to recover from his injury that he got during the war with Meghnath. It shows that this place has connections with Hindu mythology and that's the reason it is popular both among Hindus and Sikhs.
Hemkund Sahib in winter has freezing cold temperature. And in summer days it is cool and in night it is cold. So, if you are planning to visit Hemkund then you need to carry woolen cloth line with you. This destination has so many surprises for the tourists that they will undoubtedly feel fascinated.
Hemkund Sahib Tour: Tour to Hemkund Sahib fascinates the tourists as this is enriched with uncountable surprises for the tourists. Besides Hemkund Sahib there are many other places as well to travel around which make the Hemkund Sahib tour very mesmerizing for the pilgrims. The ambience of the place is very favorable for the tourists as this is full of nature. Best time to visit Hemkund Sahib is in between the months of June and October. This is the season which offers the best scenic view of Hemkund Sahib. If you are planning to visit Uttarakhand then Hemkund Sahib is the destination that you must visit.
Hemkund Sahib Travel: Hemkund Sahib is one of the best pilgrimage sites in Uttarakhand and one should not afford to miss the chance of traveling this revered pilgrimage destination. This is the place which has the real beauty. Shri Travels & Tours (Regd.) is one of the best facilitators of tours to Uttarakhand. We offer the luxurious tour packages to the pilgrimage sites to make your journey memorable for the lifetime.
Hemkund Sahib (8Days -7Nights) - Delhi -to-Delhi
Destination Covered - Delhi-Haridwar-Pipalkoti-Govind Ghat-Ghangaria-Hemkund Shaib-Valley of Flowers- Rudraprayag - Rishikesh - Haridwar
Duration - 8 Days and 7 Nights
Day 1: Delhi - Haridwar (230 kms/6hrs)
Arrival Delhi Railway Station, Meet & Assist further drive to Hardwar, enroute lunch. Later drive to Hardwar transfer to your Hotel. Visit Har-ki-Pauri for Ganga Aarti in evening. Back to your hotel, Dinner & Night halt.
Day 2: Haridwar - Pipalkoti (300kms/12hr)
Morning, drive straight to Pipalkoti enroute visit Deoprayag, Rudraprayag & Karnprayag. On Arr. Joshimath, Check in Hotel. Overnight stay. Joshimath: Adi Guru Shankaracharya, who came all the way from Kerels in the 8th Century A.D, perform penance under a tree here and after getting enlightenment, established a Math (religious centre), known as "Joshimath". The name Joshimath is derived from it. Temple of Narsingh and Nav Durga are located here.
Day 03 : Pipalkoti - Govind Ghat (22kms drive) - Ghangaria (13kms/4hr Trek)
Drive to Govindghat, Trek Start from here to Ghangaria (3000 mts). Check in Hotel. Ghangharia/Govinddham : 5 Kms. situated in the midst of a pine grove Ghangharia serves asa base for visiting Hemkund Shaib. It is the last human habitation in the valley. A tourist Lodge, log huts, tents and a Gurudwara provide comfortable accommadition.
Day 04 : Ghangaria - Hemkund Sahib - Ghangaria (5.5kms/5hr each side)
Early morning, trek start from here to Hemkund Sahib. Return back to Ghangaria after Darshan. Overnight stay. Gurudwara Hemkund Shaib : This imposing star-shaped structure of stone and concrete masonry is one the shores of the lake. An outlet behind the Gurudwara is source of the Lakshman Ganga. Temple of Lord Lakshman : A small temple nearby, dedicated to Lord Lakshman.
Day 05 : Ghangaria - Valley of Flower - Ghangaria (3kms/3hr each side)
Valley of Flower was discovered by Frank Smith while on the Expedition to Mt. Kamet. This picturesque Valley covered by rare species of flowers & a wide variety of Butterflies, Musk Deer, Thar & serow are found here. Back to Ghangaria.
Day 06 : Ghangaria - Govindghat (13kms trek down) - Rudraprayag (145kms/5hr)
After 13 Kms trek from Ghangaria to Govind Ghat, drive to Rudraprayag from Govind Ghat. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 07: Rudraprayag - Rishikesh - Haridwar (160kms/5hr)
Early morning, Drive to Rishikesh. Visit Rishikesh Local Sight Seeing & Temples. Later drive to Hardwar. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 08: Hardwar - Delhi (230kms/6hr)
Morning, visit Hardwar Local Sight Seeing & Temples. Later drive back to Delhi. On Arr. Delhi, transfer to Railway Station / Airport. Tour Terminate. End of the Services.
- Transport By Non-Ac Vehicle As Per The Above Itinerary
- Hotel Accomodation On Twin Sharing Basis
- In Case Of 3 Pax , 1 Room With 1 Extra Bed Will Be Provided
- Breakfast & Dinner At All Places
- 01 Litre Mineral Bottle Per Day
- All Toll Taxes, State Taxes, Parking Fees & Driver's Reward
- Deluxe Category Hotels To Be Provided ,Names Will Be Provided When Required By The Customer
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Air/ Train Fare
- Guide / Entry Fees, Boatings, Horse Ridings Etc. During Sight Seeings
- Portages, Laundry, Food, Tips, Liquor Expenses
- Any Other Item Not Mentioned In Cost Includes