Spiritual tour Jammu & Kashmir

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About The Listing

Type of Trip : Spiritual Tours

Level : Easy

Location : Jammu and Kashmir

Duration : 8 Days 7 Nights

Trip Start : Jammu

Trip End : Srinagar

Description

A very exclusive retreat for a total transformation in your Mind & Soul by starting up the trip with one of the most important pilgrim place for Hindus around the world. Vaishnodevi Shrine and move to Kashmir, also known as "Paradise on Earth", is known for its captivating beauty. It is encircled by 3 mountain ranges of the Himalayas – Karakoram, Zanaskar and Pir Panjal, running from northwest to northeast. Forming the backdrop of Kashmir.

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What's Unique?

  • Vaishnodevi darshan
  • Stay on a beautiful houseboat.
  • Discover traditional life completely surrounded by water.
  • Explore the floating vegetable market.
  • Enjoy amazing views of Himalayan peaks.
  • Gondola cable car ride
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Activities

Daytime

Vaishnodevi darshan
Gaining Kashmiri Cultural Experience
Excurstion to Sonmarg, Pahalgam & Gulmarg
Enjoy Cable car ride in Gulmarg

Evening

Shikara ride on Dal or Nagin Lake

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Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival Jammu - Katra

    Destination: Jammu  (50 KM)

    On Arrival at Jammu (City of Temples), meet our representative at Jammu Railway Station / Airport and drive to Katra Arrive at Katra, Check into Hotel, and rest of the day at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

    Standard : Hotel Bali Resorts / Hotel Jai Maa Inn  /Similar  
    Deluxe : Hotel Asia Shripati / Asia Vaishno Devi / Similar 
    Super Deluxe : Hotel The Atrium / Similar

  • Day 02: Katra-Vaishnodevi-Katra

    Highlights: Vaishnodevi Shrine

    Destination: Katra  (15 KM)

    After breakfast, proceed for Mata Vaishno Devi Darshan. Trek up / horse ride from Katra to Mata Vaishnodevi Darshan (15.kms one way) (on your own). After Darshan, back to Katra for Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

    Standard : Hotel Bali Resorts / Hotel Jai Maa Inn  /Similar  
    Deluxe : Hotel Asia Shripati / Asia Vaishno Devi / Similar 
    Super Deluxe : Hotel The Atrium / Similar

  • Day 03: Katra - Patnitop - Pahalgam

    Highlights: Patnitop, Aru, chandan & Betab valley

    Destination: Pahalgam  (250 KM)

    Leave after early breakfast and proceed to Pahalgam via Patnitop (90 kms 1.5] hrs) Patnitop is a hill top tourist location in Udhampur district on the National Highway 1A, continue your drive towards Pahalgam. Pahalgam (which means The Shepherds Village), the valley is renowned the world over for its exotic forests, pretty water streams and imposing snow peaks. We arrive at Pahalgam and check in Hotel, In Pahalgam you can visit Aru valley, Beetab Valley and Chandanwari (on direct payment basis) as well as take a horse riding trip to Baisaran meadows. After sightseeing around the mountain valley for most of the day, we will return back to Hotel for our overnight stay.

    Standard : Hotel Samson  /Similar  
    Deluxe : Hotel Samson  /Similar  
    Super Deluxe : Vardaan Resort / Similar

  • Day 04: Pahalgam - Gulmarg

    Highlights: Safron fields, Meadows of flower

    Destination: Gulmarg  (150 KM)

    Leave after breakfast for Gulmarg, Gulmarg (2440 Meters above Sea level). It is one of the most beautiful hill stations and also called “Meadows of Flower”. The drive past colorful villages and rice fields, gives you an insight of the rich cultural past of Kashmir. We arrive at a small picturesque market town of Tangmarg and drive ahead on a scenic drive of 14 kilometers to Gulmarg. Gulmarg has one of the best ski slopes in the world and highest golf course with 18 holes.  We arrive in Gulmarg early in the afternoon and begin a short tour around the meadow familiarizing ourselves with the beauty overnight stay at Hotel.

    Standard : Hotel Poshwan / Hotel Affarwat  / Similar
    Deluxe : Hotel Royal Park / Hotel Khaleel Palace/ Similar  
    Super Deluxe : Hotel Pine Spring/Kolohai green resorts/ similar

  • Day 05: Gulmarg

    Highlights: Gondola Cable Car ride

    Destination: Gulmarg 

    In Gulmarg we will board the Gondola cable car system (on direct payment Basis), and ascend towards the Afarwatt Mountain range. The 08 minutes of rope-way will take you past colorful shepherd huntsmen to the lower ridge of the Afarwatt peak. From here you can click lots of photos of the nearby mountain ranges that stand tall like sentinels guarding the rich natural beauty of Kashmir valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.

    Standard : Hotel Poshwan / Hotel Affarwat  / Similar
    Deluxe : Hotel Royal Park / Hotel Khaleel Palace/ Similar  
    Super Deluxe : Hotel Pine Spring/Kolohai green resorts/ similar

  • Day 06: Gulmarg - Srinagar

    Highlights: Mughal Garden, Shankaracharya Temple, Dal lake

    Destination: Srinagar  (56 KM)

    Morning after breakfasts proceed to Srinagar. We arrive at  srinagar then check in houseboat/hotel then proceed for a local sightseeing that includes a visit to the famous Mughal gardens , Cheshma Shahi(Royal Spring), Nishat(Garden of Pleasure), Shalimar ( Abode of Love) Mughal laid Out in the 16th century & these fall along the bank of Dal-Lake in the heart of Srinagar City & Shankaracharya Temple located on a hillock, thus providing panoramic view of entire City, along with famous Dal-Lake & River Jhelum, Enroute visiting handloom centre famous for  production of Pashmina/Shahtoos shawls &  world over reckoned Carpets, evening we will take a 01 hr Shikara ride in the Dal Lake. This boat ride glides you past some wonderful Floating vegetable gardens, Handicrafts Centre & inherited lifestyle of people living inside the Lake since decades. Dinner and Overnight in Houseboat/HotelMughal Garden

    Standard : Deluxe House boat
    Deluxe : Deluxe House boat
    Super Deluxe : Superior house boat

  • Day 07: Srinagar-Sonmarg-Srinagar

    Highlights: Gagangir, Thajiwas Glacier

    Destination: Sonmarg  (180 KM)

    After breakfast we will drive to the majestic mountain resort of Sonamarg. The route towards Sonamarg takes us on a picturesque country side drive where we will come across rolling hills, green forests, clear water streams and blooming rice fields. We will zoom past the town of Kangan which handles all the local needs of this region. From Kangan, we will drive towards Mammar, famous for its trout farm before we head towards Sonamarg. We will once again alight from our vehicles at the tourist spot of Gagangir. The spot is built in the middle of the river Sindh and looks like an island with snow glaciers covering one or the other spot. In Sonamarg we will take a 3 hour walk or horseback trip/local Union cab to the Thajwas glacier (on direct payment Basis). After our return we will visit the small town market for some snacks or just pay a visit observing the local people going with their daily routine. We will drive back to Srinagar in the evening and transfer to the Hotel for our overnight stay.

    Standard : Grand Habib / Similar
    Deluxe : Hotel Royal Batoo/Hotel Mannat Resorts/ Similar 
    Super Deluxe : Hotel Pine Spring/Solar Residency / similar

  • Day 08: Departure

    Destination: Srinagar 

    After morning breakfast, we will drive to airport for your flight home. At the airport the driver will assist you with the luggage and will later drop you at the terminal.

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Pricing    

* Extra discount for a group size of 4 or more! Ask Here
Package Options Cost/Person EMI Option
Single Entry Twin Sharing Standard ( Group of 6) ₹ 22,685 EMI starts* ₹ 2,016
Single Entry Twin Sharing Standard ( Group of 4) ₹ 25,285 EMI starts* ₹ 2,247
Single Entry Twin Sharing Deluxe ( Group of 6) ₹ 27,885 EMI starts* ₹ 2,478
Single Entry Twin Sharing Deluxe ( Group of 4) ₹ 30,485 EMI starts* ₹ 2,709
Single Entry Twin Sharing Standard ( Group of 2) ₹ 31,000 EMI starts* ₹ 2,754
Single Entry Twin Sharing Deluxe ( Group of 2) ₹ 36,205 EMI starts* ₹ 3,217
Single Entry Twin Sharing Super deluxe ( Group of 6) ₹ 36,530 EMI starts* ₹ 3,246
Single Entry Twin Sharing Super deluxe ( Group of 4) ₹ 39,130 EMI starts* ₹ 3,477
Single Entry Twin Sharing Super deluxe ( Group of 2) ₹ 44,850 EMI starts* ₹ 3,985

Inclusions

Includes
  • 02 Nights Hotel at Katra
  • 01 Night Hotel at Pahalgam
  • 02 Night Hotel at Gulmarg
  • 01 Nights House Boat, Srinagar
  • 01 Night in Hotel at Srinagar
  • Accommodation on Twin / Double Sharing Basis.
  • Daily Breakfast and Dinner
  • To and fro Shikara crossings while staying on House Boat
  • Boat Ride by Shikara on Lake Dal for 01 Hour (1- 4 Pax in 01 Shikara)
  • Transportation as per Above Itinerary
  • All Applicable Hotel / Transport Taxes
Doesn’t Includes
  • Airfare cost
  • Gulmarg Gondola ride
  • Any activities not specifically mentioned.
  • Monument entry fees
  • Any meals not specifically mentioned.
  • Personal expenses (laundry, tips, phone/email, beverages, portage).
  • Travel / medical insurance.
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Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy : 
45 Days Prior to Arrival : Nill Retention     
30 Days Prior to Arrival 25% Retention applicable     
15 Days Prior to Arrival 50% Retention applicable 
07 Days Prior to Arrival Full Retention applicable 
In case of no show Full retention will be applicable 

 

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Tips, Hints, Precautions

  • 1.What is the flight policy?
     
    Flight price is not included in the tour price, however arrangements can be made for your tickets. Flight prices vary according to the actual dates of travel. These will be confirmed on booking.
     
    2. Weather Conditions
     
    You will be heading high up into the Himalayan Mountains in early spring. Though day time temperatures will be ambient - warm.
     
    3. Photo opportunities?
     
    The Kashmiri landscape and Himalayan ranges offer amazing photo opportunities at every corner. We recommend that you bring a good camera along with you, to capture some of these spectacular sites.

  • 4. How to interact with the locals?
     
    Kashmiris are warm and welcoming people. Your hosts will be pleased to share stories of the local folklore, history and culture with you. While out and about especially on the lake in the Shikara boat you will be approached by an endless number of sales people offering anything from local handicrafts, to jewelry and many other goods. Please note: if you allow one of these vendors to interact with you, others will follow unhindered and expect an equal share in sales.

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Requirements

Easy Formalities
  • Traveller Photograph
  • Traveller ID proof
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