Yatra starts from the capital of Uttarakhand, the queen of the hills, Dehradun. These four different pilgrim destinations, the CHARDHAM, situated in the magical Himalayas,joined by mysticism and spirituality, Beckon millions of visitors every year for a voyage into the unknown, for a flight towards the heavens, for a journey into the self…
The land of temples with plenty of sacred destinations, India is undoubtedly a paradise for the seekers of tranquility and spirituality. Out of these pilgrimages, Char Dham Yatra in the state of Uttarakhand, boasts of some of the most visited centers.
Our helicopter services have a wide variety of options for you to choose from and make your travel a luxurious and comfortable experience.
We specialize in helicopter services for CHARDHAM Yatra from Dehradun. Char Dham Yatra is pilgrim of four devotional Dham Yamnotri- Gangotri- Kedarnath and Badrinath. We make sure that passengers not only get luxurious helicopter ride but we also ensure that they would be having equally Quick, Comfortable and pleasing darshan at all temples along with the local sightseeing.
- Complementary stay, pickup and airport transfer for 1 Night in Dehradun
- Stay at each Dham at Hotel with all meals included
- All Local transport and sightseeing by Toyota Innova
- VIP Darshan at all temples
- Maha Abhishek Puja at Badrinath
GUIDELINES FOR PASSENGERS
There is very limited space for luggage in the chopper. Only 5 kg luggage per passenger will be permitted. Passengers bringing excess baggage would not be allowed to take the same in the chopper.
Passengers should carry only handbags as suitcases cannot be kept in the helicopter.
All temples in Chardham are located in high altitude areas. Passengers are advice to carry regular medical kit.
At these locations, it becomes cold throughout, so passengers must carry woolen clothes with them.
Children above the age of 2 years will be considered full ticket.
There is no provision of concession to children or senior citizens.
All properties lodge with hot water, towels, shower and western.
Points to remember:
Elevation of Chardham sector:
Yamunotri : 3291 Meteres
Gagotri : 3415 Meteres
Kedarnath : 3553 Meteres
Badrinath : 3300 Meteres
Note: Above are the elevation of all dham which is quite less than Rohtang Pass.Which means if one have been visited Rohtang pass (3978 Meteres) ever) or similar heights,will not face breathing issue.
Things need to be carried: Regular medical kit, Windcheater , Sports shoes, sunglasses , suncream ,flashlight , Dry fruits (If required)
Clothing: There is no restriction for clothing while you enter in Temple. For ladies we advise ignore weering sarees.Salwar kameez and jeans will be preferable.
Telecom network: BSNL & JIO is best to have otherwise other network is also available at all site(Some time with limited network).
DAY 1: DEHRADUN TO YAMUNOTRI
0700 AM DEPARTURE S’DHARA HELIPAD, DEHRADUN
0745 AM ARRIVAL KHARSALI HELIPAD, YAMUNOTRI
Passengers are requested to reach state government helipad on Sahastradhara Road, Dehradun which is the starting and ending point of this yatra. Vehicles are arranged for pick up. Our pilots and ground staff will brief the guest about the entire trip and do’s and don’ts. Breakfast will be arranged at Kharsali and passengers are supposed to leave their hotel early at Dehradun/Haridwar.
Upon arrival at Kharsali (The helipad for Yamunotri) passengers are welcomed by our ground staff, who will unload their baggage and carry it to your hotel. Temple is a 6 KMS trek that will be cover by Palki. The total journey will take approx. 5 hours 30 min. Generally, passengers will return to the hotel by lunchtime. After having some rest, in the evening, we will visit Shani Temple which is quite close to your Hotel.
DAY 2: YAMUNOTRI TO GANGOTRI
0745 AM DEPARTURE YAMUNOTRI HELIPAD
0830 AM ARRIVAL HARSIL HELIPAD, GANGOTRI
Harsil is one of the most beautiful and picturesque Valley in Uttarakhand and also known as mini Switzerland. The Gangotri temple is approx. 22 Km from Harsil helipad. The total driving time will be approx. 50 Mins. Stay will be arranged at Himalayan Nature resort which is around 2 KM away from Helipad.
We provide all the basic and leisure facilities for tourists such as premium accommodation with en suite washrooms, delicious vegetarian food, Short walks, local sightseeing along with evening bonfire at Gangotri Valley.
DAY 3: GANGOTRI TO KEDARNATH
0900 AM DEPARTURE HARSIL HELIPAD, GANGOTRI
1000 AM ARRIVAL KEDARNATH HELIPAD
Kedarnath is flanked with breathtaking snow-capped peaks, making it the most beautiful and remote site among all Chardham sites. We will arrive to Sersi Helipad from Gangotri, hereafter changing the chopper we will fly for Kedarnath Helipad. Temple distance is approx 500M from here and this distance can be covered by 15 Min approx.
Kedarnath doesn’t have good hotel options to stay, once your Darshan will be completed, We will return to Guptkashi and your stay will be arranged at Villa AadhyaIn the evening, we will visit ancient Triuginarayan or Kalimath Mandir
DAY 4: KEDARNATH TO BADRINATH
1000 AM DEPARTURE SERSI HELIPAD, GUPTKASHI
1100 AM ARRIVAL BADRINATH HELIPAD
Badrinath has an average elevation of 3,100 Meters. The temple is approximately 50 ft (15 m)tall with a small cupola on top, covered with a gold gilt roof. According to legend, Shankar discovered a black stone image of Lord Badrinarayan made of Saligram stone in the Alaknanda River. Accommodation will be arranged in Sarovar Portico which is very close to the temple.
In the Evening, We will visit Mana Village which is near to the religious site of Badrinath. The Special Maha Abhishek Puja is the highlight of the entire yatra. It starts at 0400 AM and lasts for 2 hours. We have arranged an opportunity for all our guest to sit inside the temple and cherish the darshan of the Shringar of the deity from close quarters.
DAY 5: BADRINATH TO DEHRADUN
1130 AM DEPARTURE BADRINATH HELIPAD
1230 PM ARRIVAL S’DHARA HELIPAD, DEHRADUN
After having breakfast will depart from Badrinath for an onward journey with wonderful memories and lots of blessings.
- Helicopter trip starts from Dehradun (Sahastradhara Helipad).
- Complimentary accommodation (Without Meal) at Dehradun on arrival along with
- Airport/Railway transfers for both ways.
- All meals and accommodation for 4 Nights & 5 Days.
- All ground transfers and local sightseeing by Toyota Innova
- VIP Darshan at all four Temple i.e. Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath
- Palki service at Yamunotri
Terms & Condition
- Available Hotel properties at Yamunotri and Gangotri are non-star category and the stay is arranged at best amongst them. However at Harsil and Badrinath the accommodation standard is upto 4 Star.
- Hotel can be changed with similar available options if any given hotel will sold out.
- The booking has to be done in advance with a deposit of 50% of the charter amount.
- Aone Helicopters reserves the right to postpone the timings of flying subject to weather conditions.
- Full amount has to be deposited 14 days prior to date of journey.
Cancellation & Refund Policy:
(i)If the customer wishes to cancel their booking, then the customer will have to pay the following cancellation charges for the
blocked flying time amount.
– Up to 45 days before journey — 25% cancellation charges (75% of flying time amount will be refunded)
– Up to 30 days before journey — 50% cancellation charges (50% of flying time amount will be refunded)
– Up to 15 days before journey — 75% cancellation charges (25% of flying time amount will be refunded)
– Up to 07 days before journey — 100% cancellation charges(No Refund)
(ii) In case of any cancellation by our side due to technical reasons than 100% of the flying time amount will be refunded. The refund will be processed within 30 to 60 days.
(iii) No amount will be refunded for other arrangements like government fees, hotel stays booked, permission fees, licensing fees, expenses already occurred, and any other.
(iv)Rescheduling of booking to a next date will be done subject to availability and on payment of 20% of the cost. This will be permitted only if applied 15 days before journey date. In case the rescheduling is requested with less than 15 days to the journey then the booking will be treated as cancelled and a fresh booking will be given subject to availability.
BAD WEATHER SITUATION :
If you are stuck in a bad weather situation on any particular day out of the 5 days we will still try to finish the darshan on next day . In case we are completely unable to visit any dham due to bad weather situation we will refund proportionate money. This means, if due to any reason we are unable to do 2 dhams then we will refund 50% payment. If unable to do 3 Dhams then we will refund 75% amount.