Our destination: the Badrinath Himayalan Valley located in the Garhwal region of the Himalayas. Situated a few kilometers from the Indo-Tibet border, Badrinath offers a unique opportunity to immerse in both Indian and Tibetan culture.
Daily we get to hike along the banks of the Holy Alaknanda River, see Himalayan peaks and visit sacred temples rich in myth and Hindu teachings. The Alakanadna River is a sacred river, a glacial ,pure and pristine river situated at 11,000 feet elevation.
Visit one of India's most holiest temple, Badrimath, as it is part of the four major, Char Dham, Himalayan pilgrimage sites of which every Hindu hopes to visit. This Holy temple represents and aspect of liberation for all beings, and is dedicated to Lord Vishnu.
Encompassing thousands of years of history and forming part of India’s holy scriptures including the Mahabharata, we will walk along the famed trail to Heaven that the Pandava Brothers undertook.
Our trip this year coincides with a very special 9-night holiday for the Goddess Ma Durga of which we will get to enjoy cultural time and temple celebrations for Shakti!
This is is a get settled into your room and prepared for trip in the early morning evening. Group will meet and eat dinner together and retire to bed eager and early for the what lies ahead!