Placed amid the icy covered Himalayan Mountains, Hemkund Sahib is an attractive Lake which is a holy destination for the Sikhs and Hindus. Situated close to Govindghat in Uttaranchal district, Hemkund Sahib is enclosed by seven snow-white peaks, and fairly on the point of the lake places a Gurudwara and a Laxman Temple.
Hemkund sahib tour is the tour of Hemkund Sahib Lake with impressive natural beauty of Hemkund.
Hemkund sahib destination is well known for the Sikhs Guru, Guru Gobind Singh. The greenery and wildlife of Sikh shrine Hemkund sahib is almost unbelievable and full of peace. After it, the Hemkund Sahib Lake is the mother of the yellow-green flower famous as the Brahma Kamal and the Lotus of the Gods. And the place is a place of natural and wild beauty- and solitary of Sikhismâ€™s principal holy places.
Hemkund sahib tour flies from Delhi for Hemkund sahib via Haridwar, Joshimath, Govind Ghat, Ghangaria, Hemkund Sahib, Pipalkoti, Rishikesh and again in Delhi.
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 – Joshimath (276kms/8hr)
Morning, drive straight to Joshimath 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 : Joshimath – 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 – Govindghat (13kms trek down) â€“Pipalkoti
In the morning after breakfast check out from the hotel, and trek towards Govindghat. Upon arrival at Govindghat, drive towards Pipalkoti. Upon arrival at Pipalkoti, Check in at the hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Pipalkoti – Rishikesh – (220 0kms/5hr)
Early morning, Drive to Rishikesh. Visit Rishikesh Local Sight Seeing & Temples. Later drive to Hardwar. Check in Hotel. Overnight stay.
Day 07: Rishikesh – 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.