In Hinduism, jyotirlinga is considered as an emblem of lord Shiva. It is believed that there are 64 jyotirlingas in India but among them 12 jyotirlinga is presumed to be very auspicious & revered.
All the devotees who cover the holy circuit including all twelve lingams of Lord Shiva are believed to get enlightenment & nirvana.
According to the Hindu mythology the Dwadash jyotirlinga darshan tour is admitted as a pilgrimage that removes all your sins committed in past and makes your soul pious & pure, also very beneficial to relax your mind & body.
As the twelve lingams are located around all over the country, this 12 jyotirlingam darshan tour package allows you to travel in all four directions from East to West & north to South-India.
Day 1: Mumbai- Rajkot
On reaching Mumbai, catch an overnight train to Rajkot.
Day 2: Rajkot- Dwarka
Reach Rajkot at 7 am, have breakfast and freshen up. Further, get assisted transfer to a hotel in Dwarka (5 hours). In the evening leave for Nageshwar Temple and Dwarkadish ji. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Dwarka- Somnath
Have breakfast and depart for Somnath by road. Reach Somnath and check in at the hotel. After lunch, visit Veraval. In the evening, offer prayers in Somnath Temple. Night stay in hotel.
Day 4: Somnath- Ujjain
Breakfast is served after morning abhishek pooja. You then get assisted transfer to catch a morning train to Ujjain.
Day 5: Ujjain- Omkareshwar- Ujjain
On your arrival in Ujjain, meet our tour representative and get assisted transfer to hotel. Check in at the hotel and relax. Later, drive to Omkareshwar (situated on an island, this architectural marvel houses your fourth jyotirlinga). In the evening, drive back to Ujjain and stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 6: Ujjain- Haridwar
In the morning attend arti in Mahakaleshwar Ji and then head to Bhairav Baba and Ma Shaktipeeth. You leave for railway station after lunch to catch a train for Haridwar. Overnight in train.
Day 7: Haridwar
On reaching Haridwar, check into the hotel and relax. In the evening, attend Ganga Arti. By late evening get back to the room, have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 8: Haridwar- Guptkashi
Eat breakfast and drive to Guptkashi. Check in at a hotel in Guptkashi and then leave for Ardh Nareshwar Mahadev Temple. Later, have dinner and stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 9: Guptkashi- Kedarnath
Early in the morning, you leave for Kedarnath by road. To reach Kedarnath, you have to trek to Kedarnath from Gaurikund. Overnight stay in Kedarnath.
Day 10: Kedarnath- Haridwar- Varanasi
Return back to Guarikund after darshan. From Gaurikund, drive to Haridwar Railway Station. Have dinner and catch a train to Varanasi. Overnight in train.
Day 11: Varanasi
Reach Varanasi and get transferred to a hotel. In the evening, attend Ganga Arti. Later have dinner and stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 12: Varanasi- Jasidih- Deoghar
Offer morning prayers in Kashi Vishwanath Temple and Sankatmochan Temple. Thereafter, have lunch and catch a train to Jasidih. On reaching Jasidih, drive to Deoghar (Baijnath Dham) and stay overnight.
Day 13: Deoghar- Kolkata- Chennai
In the morning, attend abhishek pooja in Baba Baijnath Ji. Thereafter, have breakfast and leave to catch your train to Kolkata (at 8: 30 am). You reach Kolkata in the afternoon, you then catch another train for Chennai. Ovenight in train.
Day 14: Chennai- Rameshwaram
You reach Chennai at 1700 hours and freshen up in station. At 2140 hours board a train to Rameshwaram. Overnight in train.
Day 15: Rameshwaram
You reach Rameshwaram in the afternoon. You then check into a hotel room and are free to spend the time in leisure. Have dinner and stay overnight stay in hotel.
Day 16: Rameshwaram- Madurai
Get ready for morning Mani darshan, samudra snan and kund snan abhisekham. Later, return to hotel for lunch and then drive to Madurai.
In the evening, visit Meenakshi Temple (Madurai). Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
Day 17: Madurai- Pune
After breakfast, drive to Madurai Railway station to catch a train for Pune (at 11 am). Overnight in train.
Day 18: Pune
On your arrival in Pune, check in at your hotel. You are free to spend the time by shopping in local markets. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 19: Pune- Bhimashankar- Trimbakeshwar
In the morning, drive to Trimbakeshwar and stopover in Bhimashankar for Darshan. On arrival in Trimbakeshwar, check into your room and stay overnight.
Day 20: Triyambakeshwar- Nashik- Shirdi
Have early morning darshan in Triyamakeshwar and leave for Shirdi by road. Enroute, stop in Nashik for sightseeing. On reaching Shirdi, visit Sai Dham in evening. Stay overnight in Shirdi.
Day 21: Shirdi- Shani Signapur Dham- Aurangabad- Hydrabad
Attend Kakad arti in early morning. After breakfast, you leave for Aurangabad by road. Stopover in Shani Signapur Dham to visit Ghruneshwar Mahadev. In the evening catch a train for Hyderabad. Overnight in train.
Day 22: Hyderabad- Srisailam
On reaching Hyderabad, drive to Srisailam. Check in at the hotel in Srisailam and get ready for sightseeing, darshan and abhishekam. Overnight stay in the hotel room.
Day 23: Srisailam- Hyderabad
Have abhishek darshan in the morning and then head for sightseeing. Later drive to Hyderabad railway station to board a train to Mumbai/Pune.