Enchanting Kashmir : 8 D / 7 N
Gulmarg: Gulmarg, also known as heartland of winter sports in India has been rated by CNN International as Asia's seventh best ski destination. In the winter, the diverse and extreme terrain combines with torrential snowfall to create a snow destination, the best in the world. Gulmarg attracts outdoor sports fanatics with its world class golfing, trekking, horse riding, water skiing, and fishing. Gulmerg certainly is the heartland of winter sports in India.
Pahalgam is a popular tourist destination in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir. Pahalgam was once a tourist attraction and a favourite place for shooting of Bollywood films, and is still a health resort. The area holds a rich cover of vegetation, the dominant forest consisting of conifers. Pahalgam is also associated with the annual Amarnath Yatra as 16 km from Pahalgam, is the starting point of the yatra that takes place every year in the month of Sawan.
Srinagar is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. Situated in the Kashmir Valley, it lies on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus. The city is famous for its gardens, lakes, houseboats, dry fruits and especially for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts. Srinagar has been called the "Venice of the East". It is known for its lakes, which include Dal Lake, noted for its houseboats and Nagin Lake.
Amritsar is the spiritual center for the Sikh religion in the state of Punjab. It is home to the Harmandir Sahib, also referred to as the "Golden Temple" as the spiritual and cultural center for the Sikh religion. This important Sikh shrine attracts more visitors than the Taj Mahal on week days alone. The city also houses the Sikh temporal and political authority, Akal Takht. Amritsar is situated 217 kilometres northwest of state capital Chandigarh.
Vaishno Devi Mandir, a holy temples dedicated to Shakti is located in the hills of Vaishno Devi, Jammu and Kashmir. In Hinduism, Vaishno Devi, also known as Vaishnavi, is a manifestation of the Mother Goddess. The temple is near the town of Katra, and is one of the most revered places of worship in India. Approximately 8 million pilgrims visit the Vaishno Devi every year. It is the second most visited religious shrine in India, after Tirumala Venkateswara Temple.
||08 Days / 07 Nights
||Sight seeing of Srinagar, Pahalgam, Ktra & Amritsar
||Round the year
Day - 1 Delhi -Katra
Arrive Delhi Airport / Railway Station. Upon arrival, meet & greet
and transfer to the hotel. Afternoon visit Qutab Minar, Lotus Temple,
lskcon Temple, India Gate, Birla Mandir. 5 P.M. proceed to Katra (656
Kms. / 14 Hrs.).
Day - 2 Arrive Katra
Morning arrive at Katra via Jammu. Check into your hotel visit Mata Vaishnodevi Temple and back to hotel.
Day - 3 Katra - Srinagar
Morning proceed to Srinagar (270 kms. / 10 hrs. ). Enroute enjoy Kashmir Valley view .Arrival at Srinagar and check into hotel.
Day - 4 Srinagar/Gulmarg/Srinagar
Morning proceed to Gulmarg (58 kms. /2 hrs), Enroute view Apple
Orchards. Visit the golf course and experience the longest cable car
ride up to Khilanmarg Snow point. Later drive back to Srinagar.
Day - 5 Srinagar
After breakfast, visit to Shankaracharya temple, Shalimar Gardens,
Nishat Bagh Gardens, Chashmashahi Gardens. Evening take a shikara ride
on the Dal Lake covering bathing boats and Char Chinar.
Day - 6 Srinagar/Pahalgam/Katra
After breakfast, proceed to Pahalgam (95 kms. / 2.5 hrs.), the valley of
Shepherds .Enroute visit Avantipur ruins and view saffron fields. Later
proceed to Katra ( 280 kms. / 7.5 hrs. ).
Day - 7 Katra - Amritsar
Post breakfast, proceed to Amritsar (280 kms./ 8 hrs.). Visit Golden
Temple, Jalianwala Bagh and leave for Indo-Pak Wagha Border (32 kms.)
and back to Hotel.
Day - 8 Amritsar - Delhi
Departure to Delhi (475 kms. / 10 hrs.). Reach Delhi in the evening and board the train / flight for your onward journey.
Starting Price INR 19,979/- Per Person for 8 Pax & INR 33,909/- Per Person for 2 Pax
Transport by Non A.C. Vehicle in
Standard Packages & A.C.Vehicle in Deluxe Package as per the above
itinerary. Hotel accommodation on twin sharing basis. All Road taxes,
Toll taxes and Parking fee. Driver Reward.
AirTrain fare. Guide & Entry
fee during sight seeing. Boating & Hose ride etc. Portages,
Laundry,Food,Tips,Liquor exp.3.09% govt. Service Tax. Any other item not
specified in Cost Includes.
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