Morning drive to Badrinath en-route visit Joshimath (Narasimha Temple) & Vishnu Prayaglater drive to Badrinath. & Visit Mana Village (India’s last village towards Indo-Tibetan border) which includes Vyasa Gufa, Ganesh Gufa, Bhimpul, Saraswati River etc. thereafter checks into hotel & free to explore the Badri Valley & visit Badrinath temple after a holy dip in Taptkund. Proceed through colorful entrance of the temple have Darshan of Badrivishal along with Ganesh, Kubera, Garuda, Narada, Udhhav, Nar & Narayan. Also see another small Templesin side the temple compound i.e., Laxmimata, Nar-Narayana, Hanuman, Ghantakarn and Kamdhenu.one can get ‘Charnamirt’ (abhisheka Jal) inside compound. Brahmagupta is significant for PinddamShraddh of ancestors (Pitrus), one can perform rite here.
BADRINATH: one of the 'Four Dhams' is one of the most celebrated pilgrimage spots of the country and is situated at an elevation of 3,133 meters, guarded on either side by the two mountain ranges known as Nar & Narayan with the towering Neelkanth Peak providing a splendid backdrop. This revered spot was once carpeted with wild berries, thus the place got name "Badri van", meaning "forest of berries".
TAPTKUND: Natural thermal springs on the bank of the river Alamanda, where it is customary to bathe before entering the Badrinath temple.
NARADKUND: A recess in the river, near Tapt Kund, forming a pool from where the Badrinath idol was recovered by Jagad Guru Shankaracharya and established in temple.
BRAHMA KAPAL: A flat platform on the bank of river Alakananda. Hindus perform propitiating rites for them deceased ancestors.
SHESHNETRA: 1.5kms away from temple a boulder having an impression of the legendary serpent, better known asthe Sheshnag’s eye.
CHARANPADUKA: 3kms. Away is a beautiful meadow where the footprint of Lord Vishnu is seen on a boulder.
BHIMPUL: -On the other side of Mana village, a massive rock forming a natural bridge, lies over the roarin Saraswati river. It presents a spectacular view of water thundering down through the narrow passage under the rock and is believed to have been placed there by Bhim, the second eldest among the five Pandeva brothers.
Vyas Gufa (cave): Near Mana village, there is a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is believed to have composed the Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries.
JOSHIMATH: is situated on the slopes above the confluence of Alakananda and Dhauliganga. Joshimath is one of four Maths' established by Adi Shankaracharya. There are many temples in township most important is temple of Narsimha in commotion of Lord Vishnu. The left arm of this deity withers with time and the popular belief holds that theday arm completely wither Badrinath valley will cease to exist and the Gods residence will transfer to neighboring Niti Valley at Bhavishya Badri.
Day Service: Breakfast, Dinner & Transport.