After arrival at Jammu Airport proceed to Katra and check in to hotel and in evening proceed for local sightseeing and back to the hotel. You may also visit if time permits visit Jhajjar Kotli, about 15 km away from Katra. It is a picnic spot known for its natural beauty with clear, cold water throughout the year. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, embark on a 13 kms long trek to the shrine of Vaishno Devi Mata ponies can be hired on direct payment basis. After darshan, you will return to your hotel late in the night for a comfortable overnight stay
After breakfast, embark on an excursion to Sonmarg, which is situated at a height of 2740 meters 82 kms | 3 hours one way. Have lunch at the local restaurant. One can enjoy sightseeing to Thajiwas Glacier or other sightseeing points. Return to Srinagar after your excursion. In the evening, enjoy a comfortable overnight night stay at your hotel. Pls note -Thajwas Glacier , Zero Point, Baltal are not allowed to be done by cabs. Hired taxis from local unions can be taken on direct payment basis
After breakfast, Go for local sightseeeing of Srinagar & explore famous Mughal Gardens, Cheshma Shahi Royal Spring, Nishat Bagh Garden of Pleasure and Shalimar Bagh Abode of Love, which was laid out by the Mughal in the 16th century. Also visit the Shankaracharya Temple located on a hillock, which renders beautiful panoramic views of entire city and the famous Dal Lake and River Jhelum. Later, visit the handloom centre famous for the production of Pashmina shawls & world famous carpets. Stay overnight at the hotel. Pls note ? Entry tickets for the monuments or any other sightseeing points not included.
After breakfast on this day, check-out of the hotel at Srinagar and proceed to Gulmarg. The 60 kms journey would be through interesting twists and turns with picturesque surprises at every corner; you would take about 2 to 3 hours to reach your destination. Perched at an average elevation of 2, 690 m, Gulmarg is easily one of the premier hill resorts in the country. You could spend the day exploring the place; visit the world's highest Golf Course that the British once frequented to spend their summers golf kit and caddy charges are at an additional cost. You could enjoy an exhilarating Gandola or cable car ride own expense. Do note that the Gondola ride is not included in the package and can be availed on direct payment basis; the ride will be operational depending on weather conditions
After breakfast, check out of the hotel at Gulmarg and proceed to Pahalgam. Pahalgam is in Anantnag District. It is a popular tourist destination, and every year, many tourists visit it. Pahalgam has an average elevation of 8989 feet. The town of Pahalgam Village of Shepherds offers breath-taking views. One can just relax in the hotels or enjoy water rafting etc. Pahalgam is also the entry point for the famous Amarnath Cave, a holy site for Hindus. On the way visit the Avantipur Ruins - the 1100-year-old temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Avantipur was founded by king Avantiman. The site has two temples. The larger one, Shiva-Avantisha, is marked by massive walls some half a mile beneath the town on the outskirts of village Jaubror.
After buffet breakfast you will be transferred to Srinagar airport to board a flight back home. Due to the extremely strict security measures at the airport during peak season, guests are requested to leave for the airport at least 4 hours prior to departure. We are forced to enforce this rule as there are 4 security barriers to pass before reaching the airport. Also, there are regular traffic jams for a couple of kilometers outside the airport.
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