A hike in the number of devotees is expected in this year Char Dham yatra. The Chardham yatra will start from 09 May from the opening of Kapats of Gangotri, Yamunotri and Kedarnath. Most of the hotels in Chardham route are booked till mid of June month. Travel agents also completed their Chardham packages booking to the incoming pilgrims from various states and cities.
Enthused by the forthcoming season and advance booking, travel agents hoping for huge turnout of pilgrims same as before 2013 floods.
This time Chardham shrines are opening on the second week of May month. Due to this coincidence, its being estimated that it will be the one more reason for huge pilgrims visiting Chardham.
Many tour operators and travel agents have done booking for pilgrims from 09 May to 15-16 June this year.