Tour Of Jammu
Accommodation on Double/Twin sharing basis in hotels mentioned or similar.
Meals as per hotel plan booked.
Transfers & Sightseeing by Air-conditioned vehicle as per itinerary except uphill drive.
Air-condition will not work during uphill drive.
All toll tax, parking & driver’s allowance
All applicable prevailing taxes except GST which is not included in the price.
Any Monuments/Museums/Garden Entrances fees or any activities fees apart from inclusions.
Any adventure sports activities like
Rafting/tracking/Paragliding/Snowboarding /Angling etc.
Pony ride at any sightseeing point
Gondola ride in Gulmarg (Guests can book the same on direct payment basis)
Visit to Aru, Betab & Chandawari valley tours in Pahalgam. (If Pahalgam is included in the itinerary).
These 03 hours valley tour can be done by local Non AC vehicle on direct payment basis only.
Any expenses of personal nature like mineral water, laundry, room service, alcoholic – non alcoholic drinks, tipping, camera
fees, photographer etc.
Pony ride at any sightseeing point wherever available.
Any camera/ Photographer fees.
Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political
Anything which is not mentioned in inclusion list.
Day 1 – Jammu – Katra
Arrival early morning at Jammu and transfer to Katra (50 kms – 1.5 hrs). Check into hotel and process to Vaishnodevi Darshan, Please note : (Total 13 kms walk to the temple that takes about 4-5 hours). Enroute stops at Adhkwari Temple and darshan at Baba Bhaironath Temple is recommended). During Summer and peak travel season it may be advisable to start the climb previous evening. Once queue tickets are purchased the wait period could be half an hour to 3 hours depending on the rush. During season Yatra Parchi (entry tickets required to beging the uphill walk), it is recommended to purchase in advance to avoid delays. Guests looking for Helidarshan (Helicopter ride, darshan and back), morning flights are recommeded for best weather and least uncertainity. Return by late evening.
Day 2 – Katra – Pahalgam
After a delectable breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Pahalgam.
Also known as the village of shepherds, Pahalgam attracts hordes of tourists owing to its gradually dropping temperature and the glistening river, Lidder flowing through here. Also, one of the best health resorts in the country, this astounding site is famous for its vast meadows, pine forests, pastures and a favourable weather. Its enthralling picturesque beauty is the reason behind some many Bollywood movies being shot here.
After covering a distance of about 140 km, reach Pahalgam and check-in at the hotel and have a comfortable sleep in your room.
Day 3 – Pahalgam to Gulmarg
After Breakfast, Drive from Pahalgam to Gulmarg drive gulmarg, en route visit Avantipur.
Overlooked by river Jhelum, the town of Avantipur houses two temples that were almost ruined during medieval times. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva, these temples display intricate carvings and alluring sculptures along with an impressive architecture. Via Tangmarg Road, and after covering around 50 km, arrive at your destination. Post reaching here, transfer to the hotel and relax for some time.
As serene and peaceful as it can get, Gulmarg is truly a fantasy for all. Gulmarg derived its name from the immense lushness of hills, full of colourful flowers, and is thus one of the most popular destinations in India. A wide expanse of panoramic surroundings, spectacular views and simplicity add solace to the omnipresent charm of this town.
You may go on a fun-filled gondola ride at your own expense that offers a thrilling view of fir-clad slopes. With the evening at your leisure, you may opt for a stroll through enchanting valleys, along mountain streams, and to the lakes in the area.
Later, return to the hotel and retire to your room for some sound sleep.
Day 4 – Gulmarg- Srinagar
After breakfast transfer to Srinagar
Srinagar, situated on the banks of river Jhelum, is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. Its awe-inspiring landscape, magnificent architecture, tombs and temples, exquisite gardens and Dal Lake make it a heaven on earth. Surrounded by a number of lakes, this scenic city, serene in its own way, is also known as the Kashmiri Venice or the Venice of the East. Bestowing its old-world charm on tourists, Srinagar aces in natural beauty and historical significance.
Check into Hotel / Houseboat and day at leisure.
Day 5 – Srinagar
Begin the excursion by paying homage at Shankaracharya Temple. Named after the great saint, Shankaracharya, this temple is situated atop Gopadari Hill and is a revered Hindu pilgrimage site. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this spiritual place can be reached after climbing around a hundred steps. It stands strong in an octagonal structure, resembling the shape of a Shiva linga.
After this, journey to the Mughal