What is included in the tour
- Stay in Katra for 2 Nights ,
- Stay in Pahalgam for 2 Nights ,
- Stay in Gulmarg for 1 Nights ,
- Stay in Srinagar for 2 Nights
- Meals : Breakfast and Dinner
What is NOT included in the tour
- Any other expenses which are not specified in the package inclusions.
- Any airfare
- Meals not specified
- Chopper / Helicopter Ticket
- Pony ride
- Guide charges
- Table drinks , tips
- Camera fee,
- Gondola Ticket
- Pony/Sledge riding at Gulmarg / Pahalgam / Sonmarg
- Entrance fee
- Shikara Ride
- Trip to Thajiwas Glacier & Zero point in Sonamarg,
- Trip to Chandanwari , Aru , Betaab valley etc.
- Expense of personal nature such as laundry, mini bar etc.
- Any Loss / expenses incurred by unforeseen circumstances e.g. flight delays/cancellations, road blockage, vehicle breakdown strikes etc
- Chained Vehicles From tangmarg to Gulmarg & Gulmarg to Tangmarg in case of Snow
- Chained vehicles in Sonmarg i case of Snow
- 5.0 % Government service tax.
Day 1 Arrival at Jammu
On Arrival, meet our representative at Jammu Railway Station / Airport and drive to Katra (50 kms /2 hrs). Arrive at Katra, Check into hotel, rest of the day at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2 Vaishno Devi Darshan
After breakfast, proceed for Mata Vaishno Devi Darshan. Trek up / horse ride from Katra to Mata Vaishno devi Darshan (15.kms one way) (on your own). After darshan, back to Katra for Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3 Katra to Pahalgam (6-7 Hrs/260 Kms)
After breakfast one can proceed to Pahalgam and check in to the hotel and in the evening visit local market and after that proceed to hotel stay overnight at the hotel and relax well.
Day 4 Pahalgam local sightseeing
After breakfast, embark on an excursion to Chandanwadi (3288 meters), Betaab Valley and Aru Valley. Surrounded by snow-covered mountain peaks and dense pine and deodar forests, this valley is the mouth of River Sheshnag. After your tour, enjoy the evening at leisure. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at your hotel. Proceed for a visit to the beautiful Chandanwadi (3288 meters), Betaab Valley and Aru Valley will be on direct payment basis. You may also visit the local Pahalgam market if the time permits. Please note that at Aru, Chandanwari and Betab Valley outside vehicles as per union are not allowed, for covering this you will have to hire cabs from Local taxi union on direct payment basis.
Day 5 Pahalgam to Gulmarg: (150 Kms /3-4 Hrs)
After breakfast, check out and proceed to Gulmarg. Gulmarg is located at an average elevation of 2,690 m (8,825 ft). Spend the day witnessing the picturesque locales like the Golf Course (Golf kit and caddy charges optional extra). Also take the exhilarating cable car ride at own cost to Khilanmarg Snow Point Enjoy dinner and have a comfortable overnight stay. Pls note -In case there is heavy snow a chained vehicle will have to be hired from Tanmarg to Gulmarg on direct payment basis. Gondola ride tickets are not included and are on direct payment basis. It can be closed due to bad weather or maintenance issue at times.
Day 6 Gulmarg to Srinagar: (60 Kms /2-3 Hrs)
After breakfast, check-out of the hotel in Gulmarg and proceed to Srinagar. On arrival, go for local sightseeing of Srinagar & explore famous Mughal Gardens, Cheshma Shahi (Royal Spring), Nishat Bagh (Garden of Pleasure) and Shalimar Bagh (Abode of Love), which was laid out by the Mughal in the 16th century. Also visit the Shankaracharya Temple located on a hillock, which renders beautiful panoramic views of entire city and the famous Dal Lake and River Jhelum. Later, visit the handloom centre famous for the production of Pashmina and Shahtoosh shawls & world famous carpets. Stay overnight at the hotel in Srinagar. Pls note . Entry tickets for the monuments or any other sightseeing points not included.
Day 7 Srinagar to Sonmarg: (80 Kms /2-3 Hrs) One side - Day excursion
After breakfast, embark on an excursion to Sonmarg which is situated at a height of 2740 meters, and is at a distance of 82 km which takes about 3 hrs to cover (one way). Relish a delicious lunch at a local restaurant. You can enjoy sightseeing to Thajiwas Glacier or other sightseeing points. Later, return to Srinagar after your excursion. In the evening, enjoy a comfortable overnight night stay at the hotel. Please note that at Thajwas Glacier, Zero Point, Baltal personal cabs are not allowed but hired taxis from local unions can be taken on direct payment basis.
Day 8 Departure from Srinagar
After check out from hotel in morning you will be transferred to Srinagar airport. Due to the extremely strict security measures at the airport during peak season, guests are requested to leave for the airport at least 4 hours prior to departure. We are forced to enforce this rule as there are 4 security barriers to pass before reaching the airport. Also, there are regular traffic jams for a couple of kilometers outside the airport