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.
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
Char Dham yatra of Uttarakhand consists of four major pilgrimage destinations-Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath, and Badrinath. The temples in these places are dedicated to Goddess Yamuna, Goddess Ganga, Lord Shiva, and Lord Vishnu respectively. Pilgrims visit these places on a single tour.
It is also known as the ‘Chhota Char Dham’ and consists of several other temples starting from Haridwar. These include places like Har Ki Pauri, Chandi Devi Temple, Mansa Devi Temple, Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Uttarkashi), Sapt Badri temples (Ardha Badri, Dhyan Badri, Yogadhyan Badri, Bhavishya Badri, Vridha Badri, Adi Badri, along with Badrinath Temple), Kalpeshwar temple, and more.