Traditionally Chardham Yatra start from west to east in Clockwise Direction, this means the yatra starts from Yamunotri, proceeding to Gangotri, Kedarnath and then terminates at Badrinath. All these four holy places Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri have their own Significance, Legends, Mythology and history. Chardham shrines open their gates for pilgrims to take darshan every year in the month of April-May. The exact dates are decided by the notable priests after calculations through the Panchang hindu calendar. With Yamunotri, Gangotri, Badrinath, and Kedarnath make one of the most revered pilgrimages of Hindu religion – Chota Char Dham. The sacred travel route of Chota Char Dham, which is also known as the Char Dham Yatra, boasts an entirely different religious significance in the hearts of the devotees.
Badrinath Opening & Closing Dates : Badrinath has been open for pilgrims on 23rd April 2019 (Tentative) and will closed in November. The opening date of Badrinath are decided on Basant Panchmi and closing dates declared on Vijayadashmi.
Kedarnath Opening & Closing Dates : Kedarnath temple gates has been open on 21st April 2019 (Tentative) and will closed on the auspicious day of Bhai Dooj. Every year the opening date of Kedarnath is declared and decided on the day of Maha Shivrati. The closing date of Kedarnath temple is fixed i.e on Bhai Dooj and the gates of Kedarnath shrine get closed for winters.
Yamunotri Opening & Closing Dates : Yamunotri Dham has been open for pilgrims on 19th April 2019 (Tentative). Yamunotri temple opens its gates on the occasion of Akshay Tritya each year. The Yamunotri shrine closed its gates for pilgrims on the day of Bhai Dooj.
Gangotri Opening & Closing Dates : Gangotri Temple has been open on 19 April 2018 (Tentative) and will closed on the next day of Diwali. Gangotri Dham opens on the auspicious occasion of Akshay Tritya each year and closed on the day after Diwali festival.
Pilgrims who are planning to visit Chardham in 2019 should pre-plan their Char Dham Yatra in advance for a hassle free Chardham Tour. Book your Chardham Yatra with Chardham Tourism and get best budget customize package.
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