KASHMIR HOLIDAY WITH MATA VAISHNO DEVI DARSHAN PACKAGE
Duration : 08 Nights / 08 Days

Tour Highlights :
Srinagar :
 Mughal Garden, Pari Mahal, Shankra Chariya Temple , Shikra Ride in Dal Lake and more
Gulmarg : Gondola Ride and Horse Ride and more mountain view
Sonamarg : Thajwas Glacear and more mountain View

Pahalgam : Lidder River, Mountain and River View, Betab Valley , Aru Valley, & Chandanwari Special Sightseeing
Katra :  Mata Vaishno Devi Darshan

Tour Details :

Day 01: Srinagar Local Sightseeing
Pickup from Airport and, sightseeing The world famous Mughal Gardens visiting the Nishat Bagh (The garden of pleasure) & Shalimar Bagh (Abode of love), & The Chasme Shahi Garden, & Shankaracharya Temple.  after sightseeing check in Hotel and Overnight stay.
 

Day:02 : Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar
After breakfast Drive to Sonamarg, and full day excursion of Sonmarg which is one of the most beautiful drive from Srinagar. Sonmarg also called Meadow of Gold is located at a height of 2690 meters. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year. Return to the houseboat.  Evening Shikra Ride on Dal Lake 1 Hrs Free, after sighseeing back to houseboat and overnight stay.

Thajiwas Glacier

A paradise on Earth, the name "Sonamarg" itself signifies its beauty: The Golden Meadow. Set in a backdrop of snow capped mountains and bright flowers, this place is sure to get your energy flowing.

Sonamarg, which means 'meadow of gold' has, as its backdrop, snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. the Sindh meanders along here and abounds with trout and mahseer, snow trout can be caught in the main river. In late April when Sonamarg is open for road transport, the visitors can have access to snow which is furnished all over like a white carpet. Ponies can be hired for the trip up to Thajiwas glacier a major attraction during the summer months. However, there is need for some stricter regulation to save the environment of the area from over tourism. Litters such as plastic bottles, etc., are strewn all over along the track.

Day 03 : Srinagar - Yusmarg - Srinagar
After Breakfast, proceed for an excursion tour to Yusmarg. Yusmarg is a small meadow set in the heart of mountains to the south-west of Srinagar. It is an ideal picnic spot and the Nilnag Lake can be visited from here. A two hour drive from Srinagar (47 kms ) will take you to acres upon acres of grassy meadow ringed by forests of pine, and towering beyond them, awesome and majestic snow clad mountains. Laterreturn to Srinagar. Dinner and overnight stay in Srinagar Hotel.

Day 04 : Srinagar - Gulmarg (55 Kms, 2 Hours)
After breakfast drive to Gulmarg (2440 Meters above Sea level)  Check in Hotel and visit to Gulmarg Sightseeing , it is one of the most beautiful hill station in this world and also called meadows of flower. It has world highest golf course and Gulmarg is also famous for winter sports skiing etc. .Afternoon enjoy guided sightseeing of Gulmarg also enjoy Gondola ride (Cable car, own cost) from Gulmarg to Khilan. After sightseeing evening Check in Hotel, Gulmarg Overnight stay.

Day 05 : Gulmarg - Pahalgam (5 - 6 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Pahalgam. On arrival at Pahalgam check in at hotel. Later enjoy the nature and admire the beauty of this calm place and be in awe of the serene surroundings. Also visit "Valley of Shepherds". One can also enjoy a pony ride to nearby places like Chandanwadi (on a direct hire basis) or if you are an avid nature lover you may take pleasure in a peaceful walk along the River Lidder. Pahalgam is famous for some trekking routes also & is the base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06: Pahalgam
After Breakfast, Day free for leisure or you can go to Betaab valley & chandanwari, at your own cost.
Later Retun back to Pahalgam for Dinner and Overnight stay in Pahalgam Hotel.

Day 07 : Pahalgam - Katra
After breakfast drive to Katra enroute enroute visit Patnitop the famous picnic spot in Patnitop. Afternoon drive to Katra. On arrival check in hotel. Overnight stay at hotel in Katra.

Day 08 : Katra
After breakfast Start trekking to Holy shrine 13.5 KM for the Darshan for Mata Shri Vaishno Devi Jee, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi is believed to grant all the four boons Dharm (Righteousness), Arth (Material Pursuits), Kaam (Contentment) and Moksh (Enlightenment)} to those who visit her Holy Shrine. She is considered to fulfil anything and everything that a person wishes for in life, in a righteous way. It is an experience of all, that no one goes empty handed from her Great Pilgrimage. After the Darshan return back in the evening. Overnight at Hotel in Katra.

Day 09 : Katra - Jammu
After breakfast drive to Jammu. On arrival drop at Jammu railway station for onward journey.
Tour End


Tour Cost : Minimum 4 Pax - Rs 15, 500 Per Pax

Tour Includes
Airport Pickup and Drop by Individual Transport
3 Nights 3 Star Hotel / Houseboats
1 Night in Gulmarg
Daily Breakfast & Dinner
1 hrs Sikara Ride on Dal Lake

Tour Not Includes
Any Lunch,
Horse Ride, Gondola Tickets
Any Monument fee