Meet and Greet by our representative once you get down at Srinagar airport. Immediate get into your waiting car and proceed towards Sonamarg. Sonamarg, situated at a height of 9000 ft. means the “meadow of gold” and has been a very popular tourist attraction in Kashmir and forms the passage route to Ladakh through Kashmir. Some of the prominent places to visit (by local separate transportation) are the Thajiwas glacier and if you are an adventure lover then can proceed for water rafting session. Night in Sonamarg
Today morning one of our local representatives shall assist you to Neelgrath in Baltal by car. Neelgrath is where the helipad is located. Weather permitting, helicopters from Baltal operate between 6:00 Am to 5:00 PM. The helicopter ride will drop you at Panjtarni. The Amarnath Cave is located 6 KM further up from here. From Panjtarni helipad, visit Amarnath Cave (6 K.M from Panjtarni) on foot (2 hrs walk), take a pony ride or you may even hire a palki. Witness the massive shiv lingam which forms naturally of snow every year. Besides the massive shiv lingams are two smaller ice lingams which are believed to represent Ma Parvati and Lord Ganesha respectively. After darshan, return back to Panjtarni to take the ride back to Neelgrath Helipad in Baltal. From here, you will be transferred back to Srinagar to check into a deluxe houseboat. Dinner and overnight stay in houseboat in Srinagar.