To reach the holy shrines of the Char Dhams from Haridwar, you can take the road route. Travelling through road also involves a bit of trekking. It is best to consult a good travel agency and plan your trip according to your preferences.
For undertaking the Char Dham Yatra, Uttarakhand, you will first have to come to Delhi. From Delhi, you need to travel to Haridwar, which is around 210kms away. It would take you around 6hours to reach Haridwar when driving. You can begin your journey for the Char Dham from Haridwar.
Haridwar is the best place to start the Char Dham Yatra as it is well connected to all the Char Dhams.
According to Hindu, one should always travel in a clockwise direction. Hence, one should start their journey from the west and travel to the east. Therefore, the Char Dham Yatra starts from Yamunotri proceeding to Gangotri. Then it proceeds to Kedarnath and finally ends at Badrinath.
Myoksha Travels arranges Char Dham Yatra from Haridwar and are in business for many years.
If you are traveling through road, the trip will be of 10days and 9nights. The tour itinerary is:
Day-1: Haridwar, Barkot
Day-9: Joshimath, Rudraprayag
Day-10: Rishikesh, Haridwar
Delhi is connected to all the major cities like Kolkata, Mumbai etc. with a well-linked network of flights and train. It would be easier for you to travel that way. Otherwise, there are trains also available from major cities to Haridwar. You can also travel directly and start your trip from there.
The tour to Char Dham Yatra of Uttarakhand involves driving and trekking. You can also choose to go on a helicopter. You can choose and plan your best way of travelling the Char Dhams.