Chardham Yatra or the Chardham temple tour is the most meritorious and auspicious pilgrimage tour in Hinduism. In 2011, Chardham templ Yatra opening date is May 6, Akshaya Tritiya. Gangotri temple and Yamunitri temple will be opened on May 6. Kedarnath Temple opens on 8 May and Badrinath Dham will be on May 9.
Many travel & tour operators conduct tour packages to Chardham Yatra. It is considered as the prominent tour in Hinduism. Some people also do Ekdham Yatra and Dodham yatra which is a tour of one and two temples among all four respectively.