WAGAH BORDER WITH JAMMU KASHMIR LTC

SRINGAR, JAMMU, AMRITSAR


THIS PACKAGE FIRST COVERS SRINAGAR THE SUMMER CAPITAL OF THE INDIAN STATE OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR. IT IS SITUATED IN THE KASHMIR VALLEY AND LIES ON THE BANKS OF THE JHELUM RIVER, A TRIBUTARY OF THE INDUS. THE CITY IS FAMOUS FOR ITS GARDENS, LAKES AND HOUSEBOATS WITH 4 NIGHTS AND 5 DAYS INCLUDING PAHELGUM GULMARG AND SONMARG AND 1 NIGHT SAY IN HOUSE BOAT.

AND THEN AFTER FROM DELHI WE WILL BE COVERING JAMMU ALSO KNOWN AS THE CITY OF TEMPLES OWING TO THE NUMBER OF HISTORICAL TEMPLES AND DOMES OF OLD MOSQUES LOCATED WITHIN THE CITY. WITH ITS FASTEST GROWING URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS AND BOOMING INFRASTRUCTURE THE WINTER CAPITAL OF STATE IS THE SECOND LARGEST CITY IN THE STATE.

AND AFTER AMRITSAR HOME TO THE HARMANDIR SAHIB (REFERRED TO AS THE “GOLDEN TEMPLE” IN THE WESTERN MEDIA), THE SPIRITUAL AND CULTURAL CENTER FOR THE SIKH RELIGION.

Vaishno Devi:

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.

Wagha Border:

Wagah is the only road border crossing between Pakistan and India, and lies on the road between the cities of Amritsar, India and Lahore, Pakistan. Wagah itself is a village, which was divided during independence of India in 1947. Today, the eastern half of the village remains in the India while the western half is in Pakistan. It is particularly famous for the Wagah border ceremony that happens at the border gate before sunset each day.

Amritsar:

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.

WAGHA BORDER KASHMIR WITH JAMMU 8 Nights 9 Days

DAY 1 DAY-1: SRINAGAR

START TO SRINAGAR VIA DELHI (BY FLIGHT). UPON ARRIVAL AT SRINAGAR AIRPORT MEET OUR REPRESENTATIVE TRANSFER & REACH TO HOTEL, AND AFTER SMALL BREAK START TO VISIT CHASHMI-E SHAHI (THE ROYAL SPRING), BOTONICAL GARDEN, SHANKARCHARYA HILL, NISHANT( TOLEEP GARDEN AT OWN COST AND ENDING WITH MAY MONTH) RETURN BACK TO HOTEL NIGHT DINNER AND REST IN HOTEL.

HOTEL:- HOTEL PAMPOSH OR SIMILER

MEALS: DINNER

DAY 2 DAY-2: SRINAGAR-SONAMARG (84 KMS)

AFTER BREAKFAST LEAVE WITH FULL DAY EXCURSION FOR SONAMARG “THE MEADOW OF GOLD. SITUATED AT AN ALTITUDE OF 9000 FT. SONAMARG IS AT A DISTANCE OF 84 KMS FROM SRINAGAR IS ALSO CALLED AS “THE MEADOW OF GOLD” .SONAMARG LIES IN SINDH VALLEY STREAMED WITH FLOWERS AND SURROUNDED BY MOUNTAINS. THE PLACE IS ALSO THE BASE FOR SOME INTERESTING TREKS TO THE HIGH ALTITUDE OF HIMALAYAN LAKE. PONIES CAN BE HIRED FOR THE TRIP UP TO THAJIWAS GLACIER (OWN COST), WHICH IS A MAJOR LOCAL ATTRACTION DURING THE SUMME & VISIT KIR BAVANI TEMPLE BACK TO SRINAGAR. OVERNIGHT STAY AT THE HOTEL/ HOUSEBOAT. DAL LAKE(SHIKARA RIDE AT YOUR OWN COST)

OVER NIGHT AT HOUSE BOAT:- SUPER DELUXE HOUSE BOAT (SIMILER).

MEALS: BREAKFAST, PACKED LUNCH AND DINNER

DAY 3 DAY-3: SRINAGAR- PEHALGAM (95 KMS)

TODAY AFTER BREAK FAT YOU WILL BE TRANSFERRED BY ROAD TO PAHALGAM (94 KMS/2.5 HRS) VALLEY OF SHEPHERDS. BAISARAN, BETAAB VALLEY (LOCAL SIGHT SEEING TRANSPORTATION OR HORSE Ride on direct payment basis), ENROUTE YOU WILL HAVE AN RARE OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT THE SAFFRON FIELDS. ALSO VISIT AVANTIPURA RUINS & ENJOY THE BOUNTY OF NATURE AT PAHALGAM, LOCATED ON THE BANK OF BEAUTYFUL LIDDER RIVER, RETURN TO SRINAGAR, AFTER DINNER, OVERNIGHT STAY IN HOTEL.

OVERNIGHT :- HOTEL PAMPOSH (SIMILER).

MEALS: BREAKFAST, PACKED LUNCH AND DINNER

DAY 4 DAY-4: SRINAGAR-GULMARG [60 KMS]

AFTER BREAK FAST-PROCEED TO GULMARG, GULMARG FOR A FULL DAY EXCURSION TO GULMARG, MEADOW OF FLOWERS (56/2HRS) SITUATED AT AN ALTITUDE OF 2730 METERS(BY NATURE), FULL DAY AT LEISURE TO TAKE THE LEISURY WALKS ON THE LUSH GREEN MEADOWS OF FLOWERS WITH A BACK DROP OF THE SNOW CAPPED MOUNTAINS, ENJOY PONY RIDE OR GONDALA RIDE (ROPE WAY) TO KHILLANMARG (AT YOUR OWN COST) RETURN TO SRINAGAR OVER NIGHT STAY IN HOTEL.

OVERNIGHT:- HOTEL PAMPOSH (SIMILER).

MEALS: BREAKFAST, PACKED LUNCH AND DINNER

DAY 5 DAY 5: SRINAGAR -DELHI

AFTER BREAKFAST RETURN BACK FROM SRINAGAR TO DELHI. AND MEET OUR REPRESENTATIVE IN DELHI AIRPORT AND THEN START TO NEW DELHI RAILWAY STATION FOR BOARD THE TRAIN TO JAMMU. OVER NIGHT TRAIN JOURNEY TO JAMMU.

MEALS:- BREAKFAST


OVERNIGHT:-TRAIN JOURNEY

DAY 6 DAY 6: JAMMU-KATRA-VAISHNOVDEVI

ON ARRIVAL AT JAMMU RAILWAY STATION, YOU WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO KATRA VIA CAB/BUS WHICH WILL TAKE AROUND 1.5 TO 2 HOURS. ON ARRIVAL AT KATRA, CHECK INTO YOUR HOTEL. THE HOLY TOWN OF KATRA IS THE STARTING POINT OF THE 14 KM (APPROX.) TREK TO THE HOLY SHRINE OF MATA VAISHNO DEVI. YOU MAY LEAVE FOR DARSHAN IN THE EVENING (OR MORNING, AS PER YOUR CHOICE). YOU’LL BE GIVEN YOUR YATRA SLIP AT THE HOTEL AND THE HOTEL WILL PROVIDE YOU A TRANSFER TO BAN GANGA, WHICH IS THE STARTING POINT OF THE YATRA. AND THE DURATION OF TREK WITH DARSHAN CAN RANGE FROM 9 HOURS TO MORE THAN 16 HOURS DEPENDING ON THE CUSTOMER. ONCE YOU RETURN BACK TO BAN GANGA, YOU’LL BE TRANSFERRED TO YOUR HOTEL FOR BREAKFAST (IF THE TIMINGS MATCH) AND FOR AN OVERNIGHT STAY.
For Vaishnodevi trek, you can hire a doli or pony or a Helicopter (Subject to operation) at an additional cost.
For Helicopter service and ticket booking visit www.maavaishnodevi.org.

HOTEL IN KATRA:-MOUNT VIEW INTERNATIONAL


MEALS:- BREAKFAST AND DINNER

DAY 7DAY 7:-VAISNOVDEVI –KATRA-BACK

RETURN BACK FROM VAISHNODEVI. FREE DAY FOR RELAXATION OR LEISURE ACTIVITY. EVENING DINNER REST.

HOTEL IN KATRA:- MOUNT VIEW INTERNATIONAL


MEALS:- BREAKFAST AND DINNER

DAY 8DAY 8:- KATRA-AMRITSAR

EARLY MORNING AFTER BREAK FAST PROCEEDING TO AMRITSAR BY CAB 5 HOURS [256 KM] AND THEN VISIT GOLDEN TEMPLE & JALLIANWALA BAGH. LATER VISIT INDO PAK WAGAH BORDER. NIGHT DINNER AND RESTIN AMRITSAR.

MEALS:- BREAKFAST AND DINNER


OVERNIGHT:- 3 STAR HOTEL

DAY 9 DAY 9: AMRITSAR TO DELHI

EARLY MORNING AFTER BREAK FAST SATRAT TO DELHI BY TRAIN AND TOUR ENDS WITH HAPPY MEMORIES.

MEALS:- BREAK FAST

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