Famous pilgrimage of Kedarnath will start from 3 May this year. The Kedarnath temple will open for pilgrims from 3 May 2017. Badri Kedar Temple Committee has decided to open Kapats of Kedarnath Temple on 03 May 2017.
There has been a tradition of first opening of Kedarnath temple before Badrinath. Its was previously decided that Badrinath temple will open on 6 May this year.
With the declaration of dates of opening of Kedarnath & Badrinath shrines, the preparation has been started for welcoming pilgrims in Chardham. Over 16 lakhs of pilgrims had visited Chardham last year. As per forecast this year more pilgrims will visit sacred Chardham. Travel companies are providing best budget Chardham Tour Travel Packages to pilgrims for visiting Chardham with ease.