Kedarnath Phata Helicopter Service Online Booking Process, Timing
Kedarnath Yatra is the dream of millions of devotees wanting to visit the Himalayan Abode of Mahadev. Most of them go trekking to Kedarnath from Gaurikund. Many hire ponies or palanquins. But there are many who desire to go but are not able to go by these means. Kedarnath – Phata Helicopter Service has come as a heaven-sent boon for these devotees. With an online booking process in place, matters have become even more convenient. Timing can also be checked online.
Now with Helicopter Services available from Phata and other places, one can visit Kedarnath and return to comfortable lodgings the same day. The option of staying overnight in Kedarnath is also available. Several service providers from different locations offer options for Kedarnath and other places in Uttarakhand. Any of these options can be chosen on the online booking process, where the timing is also indicated.
Kedarnath – Phata Helicopter service is available from the Phata Helipad. Timing and details of the online booking process can be known from the website of the service provider. Both – one-way and return tickets can be booked. In the case of a return ticket, the time allowed in Kedarnath is approximately 2 hours, but that can vary and is at the discretion of the service provider.
Phata is at a distance of about 36 km from Kedarnath and it takes 9 minutes to reach Kedarnath by helicopter from there. A number of companies operate from Phata. Tickets can be booked online and offline. Phata, at an altitude of 4800 feet above sea level is on the route to Kedarnath. It is about 14 km from Guptkashi and 24 km from Gaurikund. Kedarnath Temple is at a distance of 500 meters from the Kedarnath Helipad.
The prices for the Kedarnath Phata Helicopter service have decreased as compared to last year and a one-way ticket is priced at INR 2500/. However, rates are subject to change and should be confirmed on the service provider’s website. This can be done using the online booking process where timing can also be checked. There is an unprecedented rush for tickets this year. Two more service providers are likely to be enlisted by the government.
Phata is a serene and picturesque village on the Rishikesh Kedarnath route and was largely unnoticed till the Kedarnath Phata Helicopter Service was started a few years back. Since then a number of hotels, guest houses, and tourist facilities have been developed in and around Phata. Because of its convenient location, Phata is one of the busier Helipads used for services to Kedarnath and other places like Hemkund Sahib.
When we think of Helicopter Services, the first thought that comes to mind is that it is too costly. Actually, if we compare it with road travel, we find it is not really too much. When the advantages and convenience are taken into account, it becomes a win-win situation. Added to this is the exhilarating experience of a Helicopter ride amidst spectacular views of the Himalayas.
So, log in to the service provider’s website and use the Kedarnath Phata Service online booking process. Check out timing and other details and book your rides. This is an experience of a lifetime that will have lasting and fond memories.