Char Dham Yatra Registration

Kedarnath Temple
Badrinath Temple
Gangotri Temple
Yamunotri Temple
Kedarnath Temple
Kedarnath Temple
Badrinath Temple
Gangotri Temple
Yamunotri Temple
Kedarnath Temple

Char Dham Yatra 2024 Registration Process

According to Hindu mythology, the Hindu pilgrimage tour is said to be incomplete without the Chardham Yatra as it is one of the most important yatras among Hindus. A huge flock of pilgrims and tourists travel from all over the world to witness the holy abode of Lord Shiva in the Himalayas and the Chardham tour provides the best opportunity to seek blessings from Bhole Baba. People believe that by visiting the Char Dhams, they will attain Moksha. Chardhams consist of four holy sites named Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri.

The Uttarakhand government established a biometric registration system for the yatra in order to guarantee the pilgrims' safety and security due to its spiritual significance and annual mass influx. This is all you need to know about the registration for the Char Dham 2024 procedure if you're planning to go on this sacred tour.

Why is it Important to Do Char Dham Yatra Registration?

  • To ensure safety by tracking the movement of pilgrims especially, during any natural disaster or emergencies.
  • To plan efficiently from the registration details so the government can anticipate the number of pilgrims along with required amenities, medical facilities, accommodation centres and other essential needs accordingly.
  • To manage and simplify the movement of pilgrims and avoid overcrowding in these sacred sites.
  • To receive timely SMS alerts, updates and other relevant information about the Yatra.
  • To endure special discounts and facilities provided to registered pilgrims at accommodation centres, transportation and other services.

When Will the Registration for Chardham Yatra 2024 begin?

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With almost a month left for the Chardham Yatra 2024 to begin, registrations for the yatra have begun. Online registrations for the yatra started this Monday, 8th April and are mandatory for the yatris who wish to perform the yatra this year. For the devotees coming in from the different parts of the country, Uttarakhand government has made available the option of registering themselves through the website of the state’s tourism department and has generated a toll-free number, email id, an app, and a whatsapp number for the convenience of the traveling yatris.

Registration for the yatra is mandatory, and not doing so can result in being denied access to perform the Chardham Yatra. This year, yatris will also receive important phone numbers on their receipt after registration which can be contacted for updates and any required information about the yatra. As for the manual registration, the Chardham Transit and Registration Centers are working tirelessly and should open up their counters for the yatris by next week as per an official.

How to Register for Chardham Yatra 2024?

People wonder how to register for the Chardham Yatra, so new rules and regulations for the Chardham Yatra are put in place to ensure the safety of the devotees and prevent overcrowding. The process for registration will be simple and authentic to witness a hassle-free journey. Pilgrims and tourists can apply for either online Chardham Yatra registration or opt for offline registration.

How to Apply for an Online Char Dham Yatra Registration?

For online Chardham Yatra registration, people can register through the official website of the Uttarakhand government. It is required to fill in all the essential details and upload necessary documents, an e-pass (Yatra-e-Pass), will be generated which needs to be printed and carried throughout the journey. No extra charges will be involved during the tourist registration process.

Process of Online Chardham Yatra registration
  • Go to the official Char Dham Yatra registration page and register.
  • Fill in all the appropriate details which include personal information, ID proof, and date of visit.
  • After completing the registration form, it is required to upload a scanned copy of an ID proof such as an Aadhar Card, Voter ID, PAN card, or Passport.
  • Once completed, a Registration Number will be generated. Keep the number close for future reference.
  • Lastly, print the Yatra-e-pass and carry it with you throughout the Yatra.

How to Apply for an Offline Char Dham Yatra 2024 Registration?

Pilgrims who are not comfortable with online registration processes may visit several offline counters set up by the government on their way to Chardham Yatra. Visitors can register in person at these counters, which are located in places like Haridwar, Rishikesh, and numerous more.

  • Biometric registration counters are available at the starting points of the Yatra.
  • One is required to fill out a form with appropriate information and provide photo ID cards at these counters.
  • After verification of all the details, a Yatra Pass will be issued.

Documents Required for the Char Dham Yatra 2024 Registration

  • Original government-issued ID proof like an Aadhar Card, Voter ID, or Passport.
  • Passport-size photographs of the applicant.
  • Carry other essential documents and pass as stated during the registration process.

Essential Key Points to Keep in Mind

  • Chardham Yatra registration will not guarantee the accommodation facilities. It is necessary for pilgrims to plan their lodging independently.
  • Throughout the Chardham Yatra, the Yatra-e-pass is to be carried at all times and presented at authorised checkpoints.
  • To avoid any issues later, always make sure the information you provide during registration is correct and original.

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