General Information about Badrinath Yatra
|Know More Before visiting Badrinath Dham
||350 KM from Dehradun, 600 KM from Delhi , 335 KM from Haridwar
| How to Reach
||Nearest Airport is Haridwar Airport & Dehradun Himalaya Airport
| Best time to visit
||Summer (April –June)
|Opening & Closing Time of Badrinath Dham
||May - Oct excluding monsoon
| Things to do
||Darshan, Perform Badrinath Arti , Pilgrimage, Rituals, Worship
| Tourist Attractions
|| Badrinath Dham Temple
| Nearby Tourist Places
|| Kedarnath , Gangotri , Yamunotri , Uttarkashi , Rudra Prayag , Rishikesh , Haridwar ,Mussoorie , Janki Chatti , Hanuman Chatti etc.
| Fairs & Festivals
||Badri-Kedar Festival , Mata Murti ka Mela
| Weather & Climate
||Severe snowfall to cool weather in summers
||Take photos of rituals & worship in Badrinath Dham & natural beauty
|What to Wear
||Wear woolen clothes specially socks, scarves and carry umbrellas
Opening Time of Badrinath Kapat
Badrinath Dham Kapat opens from May to October. So, best time to visit Badrinath Temple is during May-June. During rain pilgrimage is restricted due to landslides and hampering of transport.Pilgrimage resumes after rainy season.
There are 2 ways to reach Badrinath Dham :
Badrinath has its own helipad called Badrinath Helipad. So, it is suitable for Badrinath Yatra by Helicopter.You can reach Badrinath Dham Helipad from Sahastradhara in Dehradun and Delhi . Badrinath Yatra from Dehradun is more popular as it gives a panoramic view of the lofty peaks. Cost for Badrinath Yatra by helicopter is nearly 1.5 Lac/ Person.
By Train/ Bus/Private Vehicle
Nearest Railway Station from Badrinath is Haridwar (340 KM). Another Railway Station near Badrinath is Delhi (520 KM). You can hire private vehicle or take a bus from Delhi/Haridwar to Badrinath.
Places to visit
Badrinath has a mesmerizing natural beauty of lofty mountains, snow-clad peaks, waterfalls, springs, flowering valleys and unending list. But to mention you can visit some famous tourist places of Badrinath Dham like Badrinarayan Temple , Mana Village the last village of India , Govind Ghat to Valley of Flowers ,Sapt Badri , Tapt Kund , Vasudhara Falls , Yogadhyan Badri , Panch Shila & Panch Dhara , Narad Kund , Brahma Kapal , Aulii Skiing Resort and more.
Badri-Kedar Festival and Mata Murti ka Mela are world famous fairs and festivals held every year in Badrinath.
Best Things to Do in Badrinath
- Arti in Badrinath Temple
Nearby tourist places from Badrinath:
Badrinath is high in altitude so experiences severe winter and coolsummer. Monsoon is abundant during rainy season due to Orographic rainfall. Summers are good for pilgrimage and outdoor activity.
Where to Stay in Badrinath
There are numerous options for accommodation in Rudraprayag, Joshi Math and Kirti Nagar.
NOTE: Holy Voyages arranges for affordable accommodation at Badrinath Dham for holy pilgrimage of Hindu pilgrims on Badrinath Dham Yatra.