CharDham Yatra 2016

Phata

Phata is a small village located on the Gopeshar– Gaurikund Road. Phata is at an elevation of 1500 meters and famous for its helipad. There is an open ground where helicopter & chopper facility available, which is used by many pilgrims visiting Kedarnath Temple.

Char Dham Yatra and Phata
Phata is around 50 kms from Augustmuni enroute to Kedarnath and 18 kms before of Gaurikund. The distance from Gaurikund to Kedarnath is 14 kms. By providing the facility of helicopter services from Phata, the flying time has been reduced to 20 minutes for a round trip (Phata – Kedarnath – Phata).

It is very well connected by Highway facility too. Many pilgrims visiting Kedarnath by Helicopter, continues their road journey to Badrinath.

Helicopter services to Kedarnath Shrine from Phata
Phata helipad is located beyond Augustmuni and is also linked by a good motorable road on the way to Kedarnath. Devotees would get one hour thirty minutes at Kedarnath for darshan. By providing the facility of helicopter services from Phata, the flying time has been reduced to 20 minutes for a round trip (Phata – Kedarnath – Phata).


Char Dham 2016 Online Hotels and Tour Packages Booking



Published Date: November 24, 2012
Last Updated On: February 26, 2015
Char Dham Budget Tour Booking


Char Dham Budget Tour Booking