Chardham Yatra 2023 Twenty days are left to complete the Chardham Yatra. The number of pilgrims to Gangotri Dham and Yamunotri Dham is likely to increase further. This time the doors of Gangotri and Yamunotri Dham were opened on 22 April. After this the Chardham Yatra gained momentum. The pilgrimage remains disrupted for several days due to highway blockage during monsoon.

Shailendra Godiyal, Uttkash. Chardham Yatra season 2022 is going very well after Covid. But in 2023, the Chardham Yatra set a new record. Especially the pilgrimage to Gangotri and Yamunotri Dham has reached a new record this time. Along with the businessmen and traders associated with the Chardham Yatra, the pilgrim priests are also very happy.

There are still twenty days left for the Chardham Yatra to be completed. The number of pilgrims to Gangotri Dham and Yamunotri Dham is likely to increase further. This time the doors of Gangotri and Yamunotri Dham were opened on 22 April. After this the Chardham Yatra gained momentum. The pilgrimage remains disrupted for several days due to highway blockage during monsoon. But after the monsoon, the Chardham Yatra is back on track and the Yatra has created a new record.

All old records have been broken

All the old records of the number of pilgrims in Gangotri Dham and Yamunotri Dham were broken. 2019 was a great year before Covid and after the disaster. Of them, 530,000 pilgrims reached Gangotridam and 466,000 pilgrims reached Yamunotridam. In this season in 2022, 6.24 lakh pilgrims reached Gangotri Dham and 4.85 lakh pilgrims reached Yamunotri Dham.

business back on track

Hotel Association President Shailendra Matuda said that during the peak season, pilgrimage activities take place at major pilgrimage sites of Char Dham including Gangotri Yamunotri Dham. There are still twenty days left for the gate to close. This time the business of traders associated with Chardham Yatra is also back on track. The impact of Covid-19 on business has been largely offset by the peak season.

Numbers increased for the first time after disaster and Covid-19

Gangotri Temple Committee Secretary Suresh Semwal said that this is the first season after the 2013 disaster and the Covid period. When Gangotri and Yamunotri Dhams are filled with faith. All old records for the number of pilgrims were broken.

passenger status

  • 年….Gangotri….Yamunotri
  • 2023…856041….701428 (till 20 October)
  • 2022.. 624451….. 485635
  • 2019…530097…466699
  • 2018..477975….393943
  • 2017..410642….397100
  • 2016..287679…160563
  • 2015…160701 …123260
  • 2014…59704…38244
  • 2013….206456….238140