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4th Jun to 9th Jun, 2024Moderate Budget Flight
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Things to do in Kedarnath in June

Day 1 - Tuesday 4th, Jun
Afternoon -

Arrive at Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun. Take a taxi to Rishikesh (approximately 21.8 km from the airport) and check into your hotel. Spend the afternoon exploring the local markets and trying out some local street food.

Evening -

Enjoy a serene evening at the Triveni Ghat, where you can witness the Ganga Aarti ceremony. Try some local cuisine at one of the restaurants by the ghat.

Day 2 - Wednesday 5th, Jun
Morning -

Visit the iconic Beatles Ashram or Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ashram and then head to the beautiful Neer Garh Waterfall for a refreshing morning amidst nature.

Afternoon -

Have lunch at The Sitting Elephant by the Ganges, a family-friendly restaurant offering a variety of cuisines.

Evening -

Attend the Ganga Aarti at Parmarth Niketan Ashram, followed by a peaceful stroll along the Ganges River and dinner at Rajasthani Restaurant for authentic North Indian flavors.

Day 3 - Thursday 6th, Jun
Morning -

Drive to Sonprayag, the gateway to Kedarnath (approximately 207 km from Rishikesh) and begin the trek to Kedarnath. Explore the mesmerizing surroundings and enjoy some local snacks on the way.

Afternoon -

Check into your accommodation in Kedarnath and rest after the trek. Enjoy a warm meal at one of the local restaurants near the temple.

Evening -

Visit the Kedarnath Temple and immerse in the spiritual aura. Experience the evening Aarti at the temple and stroll around the temple complex.

Day 4 - Friday 7th, Jun
Morning -

Embark on a nature walk towards Chorabari Tal, also known as Gandhi Sarovar, a glacial lake surrounded by snow-capped peaks and lush greenery.

Afternoon -

Have a simple yet delectable lunch at any of the local eateries offering traditional Uttarakhandi cuisine.

Evening -

Relax and enjoy the serene atmosphere around Kedarnath. Indulge in a peaceful evening at your accommodation and savor a dinner with your family.

Day 5 - Saturday 8th, Jun
Morning -

Begin your trek down from Kedarnath to Sonprayag. Enjoy the scenic views and stop for some local snacks on the way back.

Afternoon -

Drive back from Sonprayag to Rishikesh, approximately 207 km. Check into your hotel and freshen up before exploring the local markets for souvenirs.

Evening -

Dine at Chotiwala, a popular restaurant in Rishikesh known for its diverse menu and warm ambience.

Day 6 - Sunday 9th, Jun
Morning -

Relax and rejuvenate with a morning yoga session by the Ganges or indulge in some adventure activities like river rafting for a thrilling start to the day.

Afternoon -

Savour a delightful lunch at 60's Beatles Cafe, a family-friendly eatery offering a variety of cuisines with a charming atmosphere.

Evening -

Enjoy a serene evening walk along the Ganges and relish a farewell dinner with your family at Little Buddha Cafe & Bakery.

Day 7 - Monday 10th, Jun
Morning -

Check out from your hotel in Rishikesh and travel back to Dehradun to catch your flight from Jolly Grant Airport. Depart for Visakhapatnam with unforgettable memories of your Himalayan family adventure.

Weather in Kedarnath in Invalid date
Avg Temp10°C to 25°C
Chance of Rain30%
Chance of Snow10%
Seasonsummer

Kedarnath experiences cold and snowy winters, with temperatures dropping below freezing. In June, the weather is generally pleasant, with average temperatures ranging from 10-25°C. However, be prepared for occasional rainfall and snowfall at higher altitudes. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Kedarnath

Clothing & Apparel

Warm layers (fleece tops, thermal underwear, jackets) -

Temperatures drop significantly in the evenings and early mornings.

Moisture-wicking clothing -

For trekking.

Waterproof jacket and pants -

For potential rain or snowfall.

Comfortable hiking boots -

For the trek to Kedarnath Temple.

Comfortable, closed-toe shoes -

For exploring the surrounding areas.

Woolen hat, gloves, and scarf -

For warmth in the cold weather.

Accessories

Sunglasses -

For protection from the sun.

Sun hat -

For protection from the sun.

Headlamp -

For early morning treks or exploring caves.

Water bottle -

Stay hydrated during the trek.

First-aid kit -

For minor injuries or ailments.

Toiletries -

Including essentials like soap, shampoo, and sunscreen.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and visa (if required) -

For identification and entry into India.

Travel insurance -

For peace of mind and coverage in case of emergencies.

Cash and credit cards -

For making purchases and covering expenses.

Power bank -

For charging electronic devices.

Trekking poles -

For support during the trek.

Basic medicines -

For common ailments like headaches or stomach upsets.

Good to have

Camera -

For capturing memories.

Binoculars -

For wildlife viewing.

Travel towel -

For drying off after bathing or swimming.

Snacks and energy bars -

For replenishing energy during the trek.

Foldable umbrella -

For protection from rain or sun.

Books or e-reader -

For entertainment during downtime.

Electronics

Smartphone -

For communication, navigation, and photography.

Headphones -

For listening to music or podcasts.

Laptop or tablet -

For entertainment, work, or staying connected.

Travel adapter -

To ensure compatibility with local power outlets.

GoPro camera -

For capturing adventure shots.

External hard drive -

For backing up photos and videos.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash and credit cards are commonly accepted in the main towns and cities, but it's a good idea to carry some cash for smaller purchases and in remote areas.

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