Char Dham Yatra 2017
Char Dham Yatra 2017

Char Dham News 2017

Char Dham Yatra is a seasonal pilgrimage route normally opens from May to October, with its opening and closing dates changes every year. It is always better to get the latest news of weather, climate, road routes, road conditions, opening and closing dates of Char Dhams of Uttarakhand.

We will also update news of places enroute Char Dham Yatra like: Dehradun, Haridwar, Rishikesh, Devprayag, Rudraprayag, Uttarkashi, Joshimath, Harsil and Barkot. At sacred yatra we try to update all the latest news, weather news, govt news about Gangotri Dham yatra.

Selected Dham News: Yamunotri News, Gangotri News, Kedarnath News and Badrinath News

Following is the latest CharDham news and updates

Travel operators enthused by advance bookings for Char Dham

A hike in the number of devotees is expected in this year Char Dham yatra. The Chardham yatra will start from 28 April from the... more »

Alternate Road Route for Kedarnath

The Buda Kedar - Ayarkhal road has been completed now. The pilgrims coming from Yamunotri-Gangotri can now directly drive to Kedarnath via Uttarkashi, Dhauntri, Kamad,... more »

Free Food & Stay in Kedarnath, Badrinath

This year Badrinath and Kedarnath are opening on 06 & 03 May respectively. More than 10 lacs pilgrims and tourism are being expected to visit... more »

Hemkund Sahib will open on 25 May

  Hemkund Sahib opening date 25 May Govindghat Gurudwara officials told that its been decided to open Hemkund Sahib on 25 May 2017. Pilgrims has... more »

Kedarnath Temple to open on 3 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... more »

After 3 years Chardham Yatra Bus Fare rises by 20%

  Along with Akshaya Tritya, Chardham yatra will start from 29 April for this year. The shrines of Gangotri, Yamunotri and Kedarnath will open on... more »

Kedarnath opening date to decide on Mahashivratri

Each year the shrine of Kedarnath gets closed for winters and the palki of Lord Kedarnath move to Ukhimath's Omkareshwar Temple. Following the legendary tradition,... more »

Budget : 120 cr for Chardham rail line survey

In the recent Rail Budget 2017, Uttarakhand gets total 566 crores for different railway projects in the state. Along with major Char Dham rail project,... more »

Badrinath Temple will open on 6th May 2017

The opening date of Badrinath has been decided at Narendranagar Palace. The date is calculated with Panchang by Pandit Krishan Prasad Uniyal. Later it was... more »

Badrinath Temple opening date to decide tomorrow

On the occasion of Basant Panchmi, the Gaadu Ghada will be worshipped and opening date of Badrinath will be decided. On the same day, the... more »

Actress Kavita Kaushik ties knot at Triyuginarayan Temple

  Lord Vishnu made all the arrangements of that celestial wedding ceremony and welcome Lord Shiva and others as brother of the Goddess Parvati. So... more »

Gangasagar Mela – Second biggest pilgrimage fair after Kumbh Mela

Biggest fair and largest confluence of pilgrims (just after Kumbh Mela), Gangasagar Mela is the annual fair held each year during Makar Sankranti (January 14... more »

Dehradun-Gopeshwar helicopter service will boost Kedarnath tourism

For now the helicopter service will be once per week but will be regular after a month. This heli service will benefit the Kedarnath and... more »

PM Modi lays foundation stone for 12000 crore Chardham Highway Project

PM launches the highly ambitious 11,700 crore Char Dham Highway Project Addressing the Parivatan Rally on Tuesday in which a large number of people showed... more »

PM Modi may put the first stone for new Char Dham road project

Among the major projects in Chardham, the road connecting Chardham in Uttarakhand is gaining limelight after speculations of Prime Minister Narendra Modi may visit Uttarakhand... more »

Kedarnath Helicopter Fare Prices Rise to INR 9200/-

Now the Kedarnath yatra by the helicopter will be little costlier than earlier. Uttarakhand Civil Aviation Devlopment Authority (UCADA) has increases the air fare to... more »

Badrinath-Kedarnath to launch souvenir silver coins

Badrinath Kedarnath Temple Committee (BKTC) is planning to utilize its silver stock donated by devotees to redistribute as souvenir silver coins with Prasad. A large... more »

Chardham rail project survey to start from December

The survey of project of connection of Chardham with rail line will start from December month. Now shrines in high himalayas will be connected with... more »

50% Discount on Winter Chardham Yatra

After closing of abodes of Chardham in Uttarakhand, Govt preparing to attract tourists on Winter Char Dham Yatra. Pilgrims are being given facilities and services... more »

Anil Ambani visit Badri-Kedar with family

Indian Business tycoon Anil Ambani take blessing at Kedarnath and Badrinath with wife and sister. Whole family have done special Puja Archana at Badri vishal... more »