As soon as the new year comes, the Char Dham Yatra (Char Dham Yatra Online Registrations 2023) begins. People wait for this journey starting from April, the first journey starts from April, the second journey starts from October.
When does the Char Dham Yatra start?
The Uttarakhand state government had announced the dates on the day of Mahashivratri, and said that the doors of the holy temples of Kedarnath and Badrinath will open on April 25 and April 27. Also, the doors of Gangotri and Yamunotri Dham will open on April 22 as per tradition.
Registration required for Char Dham Yatra
The Uttarakhand government has issued new instructions for Char Dham this year and said that all pilgrims coming to Uttarakhand for The Char Dham Yatra will have to undergo necessary registration. More pilgrims are expected to come for the Char Dham Yatra this year. However, strict steps have been taken for this, all domestic and international pilgrims will have to go through the registration process. Note, no one with the necessary registration will be allowed to travel.
About Yamunotri Dham
Yamunotri is also one of the four sites of the Char Dham pilgrimage. Yamunotri is situated at an altitude of 3293 meters above sea level and falls in Uttarkashi district. It is surrounded by mountains from all sides and is present near the India-China border. Here tourists visit Yamunotri Dham to get peace. Yamunotri is 236 km from Rishikesh, 21 km from Sanya Chatti, 278 km from Dehradun and 176 km from Chamba.
Situated at an altitude of 3,100 meters, gangotri temple is the highest temple dedicated to Goddess Ganga as well as one of the four Chota Dham Yatras in Uttarakhand. Goddess Ganga is an incarnation of the revered River Ganga. The peaceful white temple is surrounded by pine and pine and the Greater Himalayan Range. The holy river Bhagirathi, which is one of the two major streams of the Ganga, flows along the Gangotri temple.