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 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.
Board the train from New Delhi 12017 Dehradun Shatabdi and proceed to Dehradun by the 06:50 hrs, Arrived Dehradun Rly station 12hrs, and drive to Barkot 175 km. check in hotel. Overnight in 0Hotel& Dinner.
BARKOT – PHOOLCHATTI – YAMUNOTRI (3185 mt./Drive 42 km./Trek 5 km./6hrs.)
After an early breakfast, Drive to Phool chatti and start the trek to Yamunotri check in forest gust house after lunch visit to temple Yamunotri and take holy dip and bath in hot water kund (POND) called Surya kund. Yamuna Goddess is considered to be the daughter of Sun and hence the Kund is known as Surya (Sun) Kund. In evening time the witness of Arti of Goddess Yamuna.Overnight in Guest house & Dinner
After early breakfast we start uncharted territories to the source of Yamuna at Saptarishi Kund. The Kund lies 1km above Yamuna from where its glacial waters come gushing down. The first views of the frozen Saptrishi Kund surrounded by mountains just pushes you in a separate realm.
In early morning take sprinkle bath and do prayer at bank of Kund and blessing from the mother Yamuna, take good picture with kund and others peak. Trek to down to Yamunotri check in Guest House. Overnight in Guest house & Dinner.
After beakfast trek down to phoolchatti and drive to Mussoorie and enroute have hot lunch. Reach Mussoorie check in Hotel. Overnight in Hotel & Dinner.
After breakfast check out to hotels pack the all luggage in vehicle and day shight seen in Mussoorie ,like mall road, take rope way to Gan hill, from here see 180 degree panoram view of center Garhwal Himalayas all peaks like Gangotri , shivling, chukhamba, kedarpeak range black peak, bandarpoonch .late evening drive to Dehradun Railway Station to board the 12018 Dehradun Shatbdi train and proceed to New Delhi. On arrival the tour concludes with unforgettable Memories. Overnight in Hotel & dinner.