Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has unveiled the 2023 Char Dham Yatra Tour Package. According to IRCTC, the 11-night/12-day package includes Haridwar, Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, Badrinath, Rishikesh.
IRCTC Char Dham Yatra Tour starts from Mumbai Airport and then proceeds to Delhi – Haridwar – Barkot – Jankichatti – Yamunotri – Uttrakashi – Gangotri – Guptkashi – Son Prayag – Kedarnath – Badrinath – Haridwar – Delhi – Mumbai.
Costs for the IRCTC Pilgrimage Package start at ₹67,000 per person based on triple occupancy. However, the prices of the tour package differ – for single occupancy the package would cost ₹91,400, while for double occupancy it would cost around ₹69,900.
Departure Dates for IRCTC Char Dham Air Tour Package:
May 21, 2023 – June 1, 2023
May 28, 2023 – June 8, 2023
June 4, 2023 – June 15, 2023
June 11, 2023-22. June 2023
June 18, 2023-29. June 2023
June 25, 2023 – July 6, 2023
Travel DateFlight Number From TimeToTime
G8 329Mumbai06:00Delhi08:05006/01/2023; 06/08/2023;
06/22/2023; 06/29/2023G8 346Delhi7:50 p.m.Mumbai10:00 p.m. Travel DateFlight No.FromTime04.06.2023; 2023-06-25G8 327Mumbai06:00 amDelhi08:05 am2023-06-15; 07/06/2023G8 346Delhi19:50Mumbai22:00
IRCTC Char Dham Yatra Package includes:
Round trip flights (Mumbai – Delhi – Mumbai)
Accommodation in standard hotels/guesthouse for 11 nights
Local Transfer from Delhi Airport & Sightseeing by Non AC Tempo Travelers
Breakfast and dinner as per itinerary. (MAP)
Parking fees, driver’s bata, toll tax
According to IRCTC, the itinerary and flight times are indicative only, IRCTC and the handling agent reserve the right to make changes due to operational problems / local circumstances.
Registration of Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath is done by passengers only.
As per Uttarakhand Government travel guidelines, you must register yourself and your vehicles before embarking on your journey to Char Dham and Hemkund Sahib. It’s also important to verify yourself against the objectives as you reach each shrine. According to the government, this free exercise is a small step to help themselves and the government administration to efficiently manage yatra surveillance and security.
Here are different ways of registering for Char Dham Yatra
– Online via this web portal
– Via Mobile Application – Tourist Care Uttarakhand (Android App & iOS App Download)
– Via WhatsApp setup – Mobile number: +91 8394833833 (Enter “Yatra” to initiate the registration process in WhatsApp.)
Type of Verification: Physically only at the shrine being visited, by scanning the “QR Code” on the mobile app, or by downloading the “Yatra Registration Letter”.
Meanwhile, the Prime Minister of Uttarakhand, Pushkar Singh Dhami, had allayed any concerns about the Char Dham Yatra given the subsidence in Joshimath. Earlier, speaking to reporters, Dhami assured the public that the pilgrimage would be carried out safely. He stressed that there should be no doubt in people’s minds about Joshimath, which serves as the gateway to Badrinath.
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