Kedarnath Dham Yatra All Information
You are heartily welcome to the holy journey of Shri Kedarnath Dham, one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, the main Jyotirlinga Shri Kedarnath Dham Dev Bhoomi is located in the Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand. Shri Kedarnath Temple is one of the highest temples of Lord Shiva.
All the pilgrims of Shri Kedarnath Dham first reach Haridwar, Rishikesh, or Dehradun by various means of transport, and from here onwards the mountainous area starts, so most of the pilgrims decide on their further journey by road only.
The last railway station for Shri Kedarnath Dham is Rishikesh and the last airport is Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun. Passengers coming from the Haridwar side reach Rishikesh by covering a distance of 20 km and those coming from the Dehradun side 50 km by road.
Pride of Uttarakhand state Haridwar and Rishikesh are famous all over the world due to spiritual yoga practice and natural wealth. The best of the rivers and the holy Ganga in the name of mother moves through Haridwar Rishikesh city and after these places about 2500 kilometers of field race. merges into the ocean after completing
But before reaching here, it completes a long journey of 251 kilometers along the river passing through the Himalayan mountain ranges.
After covering a distance of 74 kilometers from Rishikesh, one of the major Prayag Dev Prayag can be reached from Panch Prayag. Where the holy confluence of the Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers is situated. Which later flows in the name of Ganga Mata. Srinagar comes after Devprayag. And after this, there are stops like Rudraprayag, Agastyamuni, and Guptkashi.
If you want to travel to Kedarnath via helicopter. So you will get the facility of the helicopter from Guptkashi, Phata, and Sirsi. Helicopter booking is done online. You can also get information about Kedarnath Dham helicopter booking by calling 7060830844.
After Sirsi, you will reach Rampur, then Sitapur, and then Sonprayag. Those going by bus, car, or bike can take themselves there till Sonprayag only. Gaurikund is after Sonprayag. Where the pedal journey begins. Most of the devotees going to pedal take a night's rest in Sonprayag and Gaurikund. And then the next day we start our journey from Gaurikund.
The distance from Gaurikund to Kedarnath Dham is 17 kilometers, which takes about 8 to 9 hours to walk. You also get facilities like horse, palanquin, and stick from Gaurikund itself. Pilgrims complete their journey to Kedarnath by using these means as per their convenience.
You get so much peace of mind on reaching Kedarnath Dham. Which cannot be described in words. Kedarnath Dham is surrounded by snow peaks from all sides. Where the weather remains cool throughout the year. In this cold weather, the joy of devotion to Lord Bholenath is something else. So you also get lost in the devotion of Lord Bholenath after reaching Kedarnath Dham.