Best Chardham Yatra by Helicopter 2021

Also known as ‘four abodes’, Chardham yatra is an incredible experience for people following Hinduism. Covering the four crucial temples, Chardham Yatra is one of the sought after yatras which every religious enthusiast loves be a part of. Gangotari, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath are the four main Dhams which are covered under Best Chardham Yatra by Helicopter. It is known for the most venerated religious treks to pay homage to the Hindu Lords.

Chardham Yatra by Helicopter is the most convenient way to reach Uttarakhand. Especially, if you are looking for a short trip, Chardham yatra By Helicopter 2021 is the best way to explore a convenient visit away from ailing health issues and tight schedules.

There are several packages available for helicopter charter ranging from 1 night 2 days to 5 night 6 days for Char Dham Yatra. You can also choose the packages by selecting specific dham as – Ek Dham Yatra ,Do Dham Yatra or teen dham yatra. As charter planes are also available for Badrinath and Kedarnath, you can choose to visit either or both the sites as per your convenience. Dehradun to Chadham Yatra by Helicopter is available at Dehradun helipad and takes you back in the evening by the end of the trip.

Chardham Yatra tour Package by helicopter

Let’s have a quick glance on the popular 4 nights/ 5 days Best Chardham Yatra by Helicopter:

Package Details of Chardham Yatra by Helicopter

chardham yatra by helicopter

PACKAGE 1

INCLUSIONS


  • Helicopter flying from and to Dehradun

  • Hemkund Sahib aerial darshan.

  • Complimentary stay at Dehradun on your date of arrival (no meals included).

  • Airport & hotel transfers at Dehradun.

  • Local transportation.

  • Accommodation for 4 nights on AP basis (all meals included) at each Dham.

  • Palki/Pony at Yamunotri (on request).

  • Maha Abhishek at Badrinath ji (on request).

  • Rudra Abhishek at Kedarnath ji (on request).

  • Shri Kedarnath ji shuttle services.

  • Local Sight Seeing with BHAPL guides at all four destinations

  • VIP Darshans.

  • Royalty, landing and parking charges applicable as per UCADA

  • Charter handling charges.

  • Palki/Pony at Kharsali: Palki @ INR 7,500 / Pony @ INR 2,500 approx. Payment for the same will have to be done in cash at Dehradun to BHAPL representative.

  • Note – Palki/Pony is not provided by BHAPL and will not be included in our billing amount, since the payment for the same goes directly to Palki/Pony providers.

  • Maha Abhishek Puja at Badrinath ji – INR 4,300/person (All Inclusive). Total 100% amount has to be paid in cash to BHAPL representative at Dehradun, so that we can arrange and book the Puja in advance on behalf each guest.

  • Note – Maha Abhishek Puja is not provided by BHAPL and will not be included in our billing amount, since the payment for the same goes directly to Badrinath ji Mandir Samiti.

  • Rudra Abhishek Puja at Kedarnath ji – INR 6,500 for a group of 05 people. Total 100% amount has to be paid in cash to BHAPL representative at Dehradun, so that we can arrange and book the Puja in advance on behalf of each guest.

  • Arrangement of Rudra Abhishek puja will be done subject to availability of rooms at Kedarnath Top, as guests will have to stay the night at Kedarnath top for the same. Additional charges towards the hotel accommodation will also be chargeable, as stay at Kedarnath top is not included in our tour.

  • Note – Rudra Abhishek Puja is not provided by BHAPL and will not be included in our billing amount, since the payment for the same goes directly to Kedarnath ji Mandir Samiti.

  • Disclaimer – Hotel accommodation at Kedarnath top is a budget category, and there can be instances of complaints in regard to the hotel services and rooms. Furthermore, temperature at Kedarnath top may drop to sub-zero levels at night, therefore guests are advised to take decision keeping the same in view.

  • Haridwar, Rishikesh or Mussoorie Visit: On your date of arrival or departure, BHAPL can arrange transportation for Mussoorie day trip from Dehradun = INR 6,000 for Innova – up to 06 guests (tax inclusive)

  • Note – Guides are not provided by BHAPL for the trip. Guests would be provided cars, and they can do sightseeing as per their desire.

CHARDHAM ITINERARY

Day 1 Dehradun:
  • Dehradun is the starting and ending point of the journey. Guests will be provided a complimentary stay on their date of arrival (no meals included).

  • Guests will be picked up from Airport/Railway station, depending on their time of arrival. It is advisable to reach Dehradun by afternoon 02:00 pm or earlier.

  • In the evening, guests shall be briefed by our staff about the tour, and they will receive duffel bags to carry their luggage for their journey ahead.


Day 2: Yamunotri Dham Sahastradhara to Yamunotri
  • This is officially the starting day of the Chardham yatra. Guests must be ready for an early morning check-out at 05:00 am & will be picked up from Hotel by BHAPL at 0500 hrs, to be taken to Sahastradhara Helidrome.

  • BHAPL has its own Heli-base in Kharsali, where our ground crew would be ready to welcome the guest. Crew shall escort the guests to the hotel, which is at a walking distance. After breakfast around 0900 hrs, we proceed for Yamunotri Darshan.

  • Approximate time taken for Yamunotri Temple Darshan: Approximately 05hrs 30mins (roundtrip). Yamunotri trek is 06 km one-way.

  • Sightseeing at Kharsali: Hot Spring at Yamunotri Temple, Yamuna Mata Temple, Shani Temple.


Day 3: Gangotri Dham
  • Guests should be ready to check-out by 0530 hrs. Departure from Kharsali Heli-base will be by 0630 hrs, & the estimated time of arrival at Harsil will be 0700 hrs.

  • Harsil – the Heli-base of your second Dham, is the most scenic and beautiful destination in the Chardham Tour. Our crew shall ensure that we engage the guests in the most beautiful sight seeing activities.

  • Guests will be taken for Gangotri Dham darshan after breakfast around 0900 hrs.

  • Approximate Time taken for Gangotri Temple Darshan: 3hrs 30 mins (round trip). The road distance to Gangotri temple is approx. 25 km, which is roughly a 50-minute drive.

  • Sightseeing at Harsil: Bagodi Village walk / Mukhwa Village walk / Short trek to Chholmi village / Nature walk from Jhalla, & Shiv Temple in Harsil.


Day 4: Kedarnath Dham Gangotri(Harsil) to Sersi
  • Guests should be ready to check out at 0600 hrs. Arrival at Sersi base will be by 0730 hrs

  • Guests will be ferried to Kedarnath Dham in a shuttle services flight, after their breakfast around 1000 hrs. Guests will get approximately 02 hours’ time to have darshan, & report back to the Kedarnath helipad. Our crew shall escort the guests to the temple.

  • Approximate time taken for Kedarnath Temple Darshan: 02 hours. Passengers will be ferried in shuttle services flight to the Kedarnath shrine, which is approximately 07 minutes from Sersi.

  • Sightseeing at Sersi: Triyuginarayan Temple – It is the venue of the celestial marriage of Lord Shiva & Goddess Parvati, or Gaurikund.


Day 5: Badrinath Dham Sersi to Badrinath
  • Guests shall have breakfast by 0700 hrs at Sersi & be ready for their flight to Badrinath by 0800 hrs.

  • Guests will be taken for darshan to Badrinath temple in the afternoon.

  • Approximate time taken for Badrinath Temple Darshan: It takes approximately 01-02 hrs to complete darshan at the Badrinath Temple. Guests are taken to the temple by car.

  • Sightseeing at Badrinath: Hot Spring at Badrinath temple, Mana Village / Evening Aarti at Badrinath Temple – Swaran Aarti/Chandi Aarti (on additional payment basis at Badrinath)


Day 6: Dehradun Badrinath to Sahastradhara
  • Guests who have pre-booked Maha Abhishek Puja, they should be ready early morning by 0330 hrs. Puja shall take place from 0430 hrs to 0630 hrs.

  • Guests should be ready to check out at 0800 hrs.

  • Estimated time of arrival will be 1000 hrs at Sahastradhara. On arrival, our base manager will be present to receive the guests. Later, they will be taken to Dehradun hotel to collect the luggage from cloak rooms, and then be dropped to airport/railway station for their departure.

  • In case guests would like to spend an additional night at Dehradun, accommodation can be arranged by BHAPL at an additional cost. The same must be informed to us at the time of booking, whether they will be heading straight to airport/railway station or would like to be stay an add itional night at the hotel in Dehradun.

  • After the final transfer, we will bid farewell to the guests


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Package 2

INCLUSIONS:

  • Helicopter flying charges ex-Dehradun.
  • Complimentary stay at Dehradun on your date of arrival (no meals included).This additional night makes our heli-tour a 2N/3D tour.
  • Airport & hotel transfers at Dehradun.
  • Transportation at Harsil & Badrinath ji.
  • Hotel accommodation at Sersi on AP basis (all meals included).
  • Palki/Pony at Yamunotri.
  • Shri Kedarnath ji shuttle tickets.
  • VIP Darshans.
  • Royalty, landing & parking charges as per UCADA.
  • Helicopter handling charges.

Let’s have a quick glance at the 1N/2D charter package

Day 1: Dehradun
  • Dehradun is the starting & ending point of the journey. Guests will be provided at complimentary stay on their date of arrival (no meals included).

  • Guests will be picked up from Airport/Railway station, depending on their time of arrival. It is advisable to reach Dehradun by afternoon 02:00 pm or earlier.

  • In the evening, guests shall be briefed by our crew about the tour, & they will receive duffle bags to carry their luggage for the journey ahead.


Day 2: Gangotri, Badrinath Ji & Kedarnath Ji Sahastradhara to Gangotri
  • This is officially the starting day of the Chardham yatra. Guests must be ready for an early morning check-out at 05:00 am.

  • On arrival at Harsil, guests will have breakfast & then leave for having darshan at Gangotri temple.

  • Approximate time for Gangotri ji Darshan: Approximately 03 hrs (round trip). The road distance to Gangotri temple is approx. 25 km, which is roughly a 50- minute drive

  • After VIP darshan, guests will be brought to Harsil helipad by 1030 hrs for their flight to Badrinath ji.

Gangotri to Badrinath

  • On arrival, guests will be taken for darshan at Badrinath temple

  • Approximate taken for Badrinath ji Darshan: It takes approximately 01 hr to complete darshan at the Badrinath Dham. Guests are taken to the temple by car

  • After darshan, guests will be taken to Badrinath helipad for their flight to Sersi.

Badrinath to Sersi

Kedarnath ji shrine.

  • Guests will be ferried to Kedarnath Dham in our shuttle services flight.

  • Lunch shall be served on arrival at 1:30 pm. After that, guests will fly to Kedarnath ji fordarshan.

  • Subject to weather conditions & time at hand, Kedarnath darshan will be done same day or early morning next day.

Sersi-Kedarnath-Sersi

  • Approximate time for Kedarnath ji Darshan: Helicopter flight from Sersi to Kedarnath ji is around 07 mins (one-way). 02 hours’ time is given to have darshan & report back to the Kedarnath ji helipad.

  • Our crew shall escort the guests to the temple.

  • Night halt at Sersi.


Sersi to Yamunotri

  • At Heli-base in Kharsali, where our crew would be ready to welcome the guests

  • At Kharsali, team shall arrange Palki & Pony for the guests.

  • Approximate time for Yamunotri ji Darshan: Approximately 05 hrs 30 mins Yamunotri trek is 06 km one-way

  • Guests will be allowed not more than 06 hours at Yamunotri Dham.

  • After darshan, guests will be served lunch at Kharsali around 01:30 pm.

Yamunotri to Sahastradhara

  • On arrival at Sahastradhara, our base manager will be present to receive .

  • Later, guests will be taken to Dehradun hotel to collect their luggage from cloak rooms, & then be dropped to airport/railway station for their departure.

  • In case guests would like to spend a night at Dehradun, accommodation can be arranged by us, at an additional cost. The same must be informed to us at the time of booking, whether they will be heading straight to airport/railway station, or would like to be stay an additional night at the hotel in Dehradun.

  • After the airport/railway station transfer, our crew will bid farewell to the guests.



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IMPORTANT GUIDELINES AND POLICIES

  • In respect of COVID-19, all necessary measures issued by the State & Central Governments would have to be adhered by the passengers. The measures shall be confirmed to the passengers 02-03 weeks prior to the date of arrival. Without adhering to the prescribed measures/requirements, boarding would be denied without any refunds

  • Guests have to MANDATORILY submit their correct weights at the time of booking. If any change in weight found at the time of their travel, from the submitted weights, which may lead to exceeding of our aircraft weight carrying capacity, guest(s) would be deboarded & cancelled for the heli-tour, without any refund.

  • In case of a per seat booking: Booking shall be taken by Blueheights Aviation on provisional basis, and confirmed to the passengers 03 weeks prior to the date of arrival at the latest. Please note, for Chardham 1N2D per seat bookings, we shall fly subject to 04 or more passengers being on board, otherwise provisional booking shall be released and 100% advance shall be refunded by us.

  • Overweight charges would be charged to guests who are above 80 kg weight. The reason for the same is that, we operate at very high-altitude terrain where the weight carrying capacity of the aircraft is only 450 kg. Hence, due to overweight passengers, we lose seats in our Chardham flights. Overweight charges are applicable at INR 1,000/kg, for the total weight above 80 kg/pax.

  • Weighing at the time of boarding the helicopter is a must, since the BHAPL shall not allow boarding in case the total weight exceeds the weight limitation of the helicopter. &, due to the same reason, in case of more than 01 available aircraft, we reserve the right to shuffle passengers between helicopters to manage the right weight of helicopters for safe flying in the hills. Therefore, passengers travelling together might not be accommodated in the same helicopter flight.

  • Blueheights has its own crew at all destinations of the tour. For any help, guidance or assistance, guests are free to reach out to them.

  • When planning your tour, we strongly advise the guests to keep one additional day at hand at Dehradun, over & above the 2N3D period, so that they do not end up in problem in case the weather gets very bad after the commencement of tour, which may lead to extension of their tour.

  • BHAPL provides 01 Innova vehicle at Dehradun & Harsil, & 01 Xylo/TUV300 at Sersi & Badrinath for local transportation. 01 vehicle is booked for a group of 06 people. In case any guest or group wishes to book personal vehicle for themselves, on non-sharing basis, it shall be extra chargeable @ INR 12,000 (tax inclusive). Any other vehicle type or make that is requested byclients, would also be chargeable additionally

  • AADHAR & PAN Card copies are to be shared mandatorily by all Indians, & passport is required in case of foreign nationals.

  • Network connectivity at Harsil & Badrinath ji is very poor. BSNL & Jio are the main telecom service providers, that work in these regions at times. It is most likely, that guests would be cut-off from the outside world during their time there. However, our crew shall be with the guests for any assistance required at both the Dhams.

  • Guests would not be allowed to carry their suitcases/luggage in the aircraft. Duffle bags would be provided by our crew on the day of arrival, in which guests will be allowed to carry up to 03-05kg of luggage during the tour.

  • BHAPL has its own crew at both the Dhams. For any help, guidance or assistance, guests are free to reach out to them.

  • Hotels at all the Dhams are non-star category. However, BHAPL has carefully selected the most comfortable & highest rated properties for their heli-tours.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • Passengers have to mandatorily follow the government prescribed measures in regards to COVID-19. Without adhering to the same, boarding shall be denied by BHAPL without any refunds

  • Flying in hills are subject to many Force Majeure factors like delayed Air Traffic Clearances/Permissions, VVIP movements, valley flying by Indian Air Force (NOTAM), bad weather, sudden occurrence of technical snag in aircraft, illness of flying crew or late reporting of the guests at the helipads, among others.

  • Flying in hills are subject to many Force Majeure factors like delayed Air Traffic Clerances/Permissions, VVIP movements, valley flying by Indian Air Force (NOTAM), bad weather, sudden occurrence of technical snag in aircraft, illness of flying crew or late reporting of the guests at the helipads, among others.

  • Our company shall not be liable for any medical emergency on the ground to the party.Therefore, in your own interest, guests are hereby advised to kindly consult a doctor and get medical check-up done, before commencing the yatra. Medical check-up is mainly required if a guest has any medical suffering/condition.

  • Any donations, tips, pitthu and porter charges shall be borne by the guests.

  • Passengers travelling together may not travel in the same helicopter flight, as we may have to shuffle passengers in helicopter flights to manage the total weight of the aircraft

  • BHAPL reserves the right to cancel passengers, who are unruly, abusive, intoxicated, sick, mentally unbalanced or anyone else whom we deem to be unfit/unsafe to fly. No refund shall be done to such passenger(s).

  • Guests are required to pay the 100% excess charges before the commencement of tour. Passengers would not be allowed to board or commence the tour, without paying the full and final payable amount.

1. What is the best time for Chardham Yatra?

One the snow is cleared from Himalayas in Mid-april, it is considered the best time for Chardham Yatra. According to Hindu mythology, Chardham Yatra wash away the sins of the pilgrims and release them from the cycle of rebirth. You can choose from several Chardham Yatra tour packages

2. What are the associated places with Chardham yatra?

mThe word ‘Char’ means four and the ‘dham’ means the holy places. It follows the famous believe that wherever the Lord Vishnu resides, Lord Shiva resides near to that place. Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri are the four prominent places which are covered under the Char Dham yatra by Helicopter.

3. What is average cost Chardham yatra package by helicopter?

The chardham yatra by helicopter cost depends on the inclusion of facilities in your package. For indicative itinerary as above, the average cost per person is about Rs. 1,70,000 which is inclusive of all the pick and drop arrangements, helicopter transfers to all the dhams, leisure accommodation and sight seeing. There are several other facilities which are available in customized packages depending on the client’s needs.

4. What is the opening dates of Char Dham Yatra 2021?

The opening date for Char Dham Yatra 2021 is 24h april to 28th October/November. These are tentative dates which are subject to change as well.

5. How many days are required for Char Dham Yatra by Helicoptor?

Minumum 2 days and in maximum 6 days, you can cover the Char Cham Yatra by Helicopter from Dehradun.

6. Which temple (Dham) should I visit first?

It is recommended to visit Yamunotri as the first Dham, followed by Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath.

7. Is there any special VIP darshan ticket in Chardham?

Yes, you can avail the VIP darshan at Maha Puja, Maha Abhishek and Rudr Abhishek at the Badrinath and Kedarnath temples. It will cost you additionally and not included in the indicative packages.

8. What should I carry along with me while travelling via helicopter?

The helicopter flight ticket is the most important thing that your should carry while your helicopter ride. You are recommended to carry the following things to make your journey comfortable:

  • Raincoat
  • Woolen
  • Cash
  • Handy torch
  • Socks
  • First-aid box
  • Cap

9. What type of accommodation available at Chardham?

As these remote locations do not have luxury hotels, hence it is not recommended to not to have high expectations from accommodations here. However, our tour packages include best of hotels to make your stay plush.

10. Which mobile network is best during the Char Dham Yatra by Helicopter?

Vodafone, Airtel and BSNL offer the great internet connectivity during your Char DHam Yatra.

11. Is it safe for Char Cham Yatra by Helicopter during monsoon?

During monsoon, there are higher chances of land slides and road blocks. Hence the monsoon season varying between July and September needs to take weather forecast in consideration to have a better idea about the climatic conditions.

12. How the food will be arranged?

Depending on your arrival and departure, the breakfast, lunch and dinner shall be provided. Any additional meal shall be chargeable extra.

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