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Kedarnath is one of the most popular pilgrimage sites of India, situated in the Rudraprayag area of Uttarakhand state. The temple is above 11,000 m sea level covered in the beautiful scenic view of snowy mountains and lush greenery trees. It is one of the twelve jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva, where Pandavas searched for the Mahadeva to dispose their sin of killing numerous people during the Mahabharata war, go to the path of Moksha, and then, Swarg (heaven).

Kedarnath is a part of Chhota Char Dham in Uttarakhand. Every year, thousands of devotees travel to Kedarnath to worship Mahadeva and seek his blessings. Devotees have to trek to reach to this divine place and seek his blessings. It is a saying that Kedarnath is at the topmost location and reaching there is one of the difficult treks to do. Without guided assistance, you cannot go to the Kedarnath trek, as you have to book everything in advance including accommodations and transportations. Hence, European Konnect is here to assist you with their Kedarnath Yatra Package 2024 with guided assistance and pre-booked amenities.

KEDARNATH OPENING AND CLOSING DATES 2024

Kedarnath dham is not remaining opened for the entire year. Situated at high altitude, the place is prone for landslides and snowfalls that make it dangerous for devotees to trek. Therefore, the temple remain open from April and May to November, according to the Hindu calendar. The opening of this temple held of Akshya Tritya every year, and closes on two days after Diwali, known as Bhai Dooj. In the year 2024, the tentative opening and closing dates are 11 May 2024 and 02 November 2024, respectively. Before planning your yatra to this spectacular place, you need to register yourself online on the official website of Kedarnath.

NUMBER OF WAYS TO REACH THE FINAL DESTINATION

Journey matters the most than the actual destination, and it is a perfect saying to define the beauty of nature when it comes to trek. From Haridwar to Kedarnath, there is a total distance of 280 km, which you can cover by two ways. One is by taking cab from Haridwar to Gaurikund and then, by trekking to Kedarnath that is almost 16 km one side from Gaurikund. People can do by walk, or by taking Palki, horse-ride, and Pithu. Another way to reach Kedarnath is by going to Guptakashi from Haridwar by car or shuttle, and then by taking helicopter ride to Kedarnath, which costs Rs. 3000/- per person.

THINGS TO CARRY DURING YOUR KEDARNATH TREK

Going to a high altitude requires preparations, as everyone’s body is not habitual to that. Make sure that you check the weather conditions before going to Kedarnath trek as it will help you to pack your bag accordingly. While planning your tour, make sure to carry some essentials such as raincoat, warmer, tent, torch, medicines, towels, hiking shoes, gumboots, and more. Additionally, be prepared for snowfall, as there are higher chances of snowfall during your trek.

KEEP YOURSELVES HEALTHY AND FIT

Trekking requires good health and physique as you have to walk for almost 6-8 hours at high altitudes. Therefore, when you decide your Kedarnath trek, make sure that you are fit enough to complete your trek without any respiratory problem. It is highly advisable to do a complete medical checkup prior to your trek, as it will help you to carry necessary medications according to your health and doctor’s advice.

PREPARE YOUR DOCUMENTS BEFOREHAND

During your trek, it is advisable to keep hard copy of all the documents with you, as it will assist you to stay away from the chaos while darshan. While packing your essentials, ensure to keep your valid photo identification proof such as aadhar card, passport, election card, etc. Another document to carry with you is the Char Dham Yatra permits that you can collect from the concerned authorities after the online registration.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Make sure to book your stay priory. Having a prior booking or the accommodations will help you to avoid the crowd during peak time and rest properly. European Konnect will help you to book accommodations beforehand at affordable prices, which assist you to avoid longer queue, save lots of time, and energy. There are several accommodation options, including popular guesthouses, hotels, tourist rest rooms, and more. You can book according to your budget and availability of the room in the hotel.

CONCLUSION

Kedarnath temple is known as one of the famous temples of India, which makes devotees more enthusiastic and energetic to make a visit to their deity. However, before going to there, you have to be prepared and ready for a long trek, cold weather, and lack of accommodations. While getting awe-struck in the beauty of nature, you must take care of yourself too as it will aid you in creating many unforgettable memories. Therefore, European Konnect brings you this guide for your next trip to Kedarnath and we provide you with Kedarnath Tour Package including transportation, accommodation, and guided assistance. To learn more about this tour package, contact us via WhatsApp, mail, call or visit our website.

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