The sacred shrine of Yamunotri, source of the river Yamuna, is the westernmost shrine in the Garhwal Himalayas, perched atop a flank of Bandar Poonch Peak (3615 m) and situated opposite to Gangotri. Yamunotri is the origin of the sacred river Yamuna. Famous for its thermal springs and glaciers, it is one of the most important stopovers on the itinerary of the Hindu pilgrim. According to an old legend, Asit Muni, the revered sage, used to reside here. Yamunotri finds a special mention in the Hindu mythology. According to a legend, this secluded hilly spot was the home of an ancient sage, Asit Muni. Among the major attractions of Yamunotri are hot water springs nearby. Devotees prepare rice and potatoes to offer at the shrine, by dipping them in these hot water springs, tied in muslin cloth. The trek to Yamunotri is spectacular, dominated by a panorama of rugged peaks and dense forests.
Duration: 7 Days
Season: Summer (Mar – June to Sept - Nov)
Grade : Moderate Day 01. Delhi to Mussoorie:-Board the train from New Delhi 12017 Dehradun Shatbdi and proceed to Dedhradun by the 06:50 hrs, Arrived Dehradun Rly station 12hrs, and transfer to Mussoorie 35 km, check in hotel/ resort. Post lunch explore the Mall Road, dinner & overnight in hotel/resort. Day 02. Mussoories to Janki Chatti 182 km:-After an early breakfast, proceed to Janki Chatti man Chatti by coach 182 km. on arrival check in resort/lodge. Lunch & rest. Evening free for own. Dinner and o / n in lodge / hotel. Day 03. Janki Chatti to Yamunotri:-After B/F, start your trek to Yamunotri 05 km. At Yamunotri take a holy bath in hot water kund and that visit to Temple. Lunch, dinner & overnight stay at Yamunotri. Day 04. Yamunotri to Saptrishi Kund 4421 Mts:- Depart an early B/F Yamunotri 3185 mts to Saptrishi kund 4421 mts 07 kms (One side) on foot and back to Yamunotri same day. Lunch, dinner & overnight in a tent / Hotel at Yamunotri. Day 05. Yamunotri to Janki Chatti:-Depart after B/F Yamunotri 3185 mts to Janki Chatti., 05 kms on foot. Lunch, dinner & overnight in a tent /hotel at Janki Chatti. Day 06. Janki Chatti to Mussoorie:-Drive after B/F Janki Chatti to Mussoorie, lunch en route. At Mussoorie check into hotel. An evening stroll on Mall Road. Dinner & overnight in hotel. Day 07. Mussoorie to Delhi:- After b/f check out from hotel and drive to Sahastradhara. Lunch at Sahastradhara. Transfer to Dehradun Railway Station to board the 12018 Dehradun Shatbdi train and proceed to New Delhi. On arrival the tour concludes with unforgettable Memories.