Amarnath Cave is situated in Jammu & Kashmir and lying at a height of 3952 Meters. It is a famous holy place of pilgrimage for the Hindus and is held in the same veneration as Mount Kailash in Tibet. The sacred Cave contains a Shiva Lingam formed of Ice, the size of which increases or decreases according to the position of the Moon. It opens every year in the month of June for pilgrims and usually there is a big Festival in the 3rd week of August every year thousands of people from all over the country and from different parts of the world visit this Cave.
Destinations to be covered in this tour: Srinagar – Pahalgam – Chandanwari – Panchtarni – Amarnath Cave – Baltal – Sonamarg – Srinagar
Private Airport/hotel transfers by Non-A/C vehicle.
Private Non-A/C Vehicle for all sightseeing as per the itinerary.
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All luxury taxes and value added taxes.
Any International/ Domestic Air/Train fare.
Any monument fee, Guide fee, extra meals & expenses.
Any Gondola Rides & Horse Rides/Pony/Palki.
Tips and gratitude to drivers, bell boys & porters, representatives, guides etc.
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Minimum of 02 persons required.
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Tour confirmation only on receipt of 25% advance payment.
Balance payment to be deposited 01 month prior to travel date.
Ashoka India Tours carries no insurance whatsoever for the tour participants. Hence it is advisable to get travel insurance by your own.
Mentioned special package rates are valid till 15th December 2021.
What to Expect
Tour Highlights: –
Darshan of Holy Amarnath Cave
Sightseeing of Srinagar
Night stay in Houseboat
Shikara ride at Dal Lake
Day 1Arrive Srinagar – Pahalgam (125 Kms/ 3-4 hour’s drive)
Upon arrival welcome to the guests and leave for Pahalgam (2440 Mtrs), en-route visit Saffron fields, Awantipura ruins and Mattan Temple, see some beautiful villages. Pahalgam is the most famous place for Indian Film Industry. Enjoy the nature charm of the valley. On arrival check in at hotel, Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2Pahalgam – Chandanwari (16 Kms/30 minutes)
After early breakfast, leave for Chandanwari (2895 Mtrs) by Jeep immediately starts trekking ascending towards Sheshnag (3377 Mtrs) which is 12 Kms trek, steep ascending towards Pishoo Ghati Pass 13000/Fts. Dinner & overnight stay in Camps.
Day 3Sheshnag – Panchtarni (14 Kms trek/ 9-10 hours)
After early breakfast, start early morning for a steep ascent upto Mahagunas (The great Viper 14500 Ft) then as easy descend upto Panchtarni (3657 Mtrs) situated at the foot of mount Bhairva. Dinner & overnight stay in Camps.
Start after breakfast steep ascent towards Amarnath Holy Cave (3953 M) where you can see ICE LINGAM of Lord Shiva. This is the holy cave for Hindus and thousands of people visit the place during full Moon day. From Amarnath steep descend towards Baltal, Dinner & overnight stay in Camps.
Day 5Baltal – Sonamarg – Srinagar (113 Kms drive)
After breakfast, leave for Sonamarg (2690 Mtrs) which is the most beautiful spot of Kashmir valley. Sonamarg is known as Gateway of Ladakh. later leave for Srinagar which takes 3 hour’s drive from Sonamarg, on arrival check-in at House Boat.
Day 6Srinagar Sightseeing
After breakfast, full day sightseeing of Srinagar, visit to Mughal Gardens, Nishat Bagh (The Garden of Pleasure), Chashmeshahi (The Royal Spring) & Shalimar Bagh (Abode of love), Afternoon tour of Dal Lake visit Floating Gardens, Lotus Gardens, Char Chinar, Kaboter Khana (Pigeon Palace) and inside of the Lake by Shikara. Dinner & overnight stay at deluxe houseboat/ hotel.
After breakfast, transfer the guests to Srinagar airport to board the flight onward journey and tour terminates here but sweet memories remain for forever……