11 D / 10 N Departure : (15:00 Hrs.) Return : 11th Day (20:00 Hrs.) Holiday Category : Fixed Departure Holiday Type : Family, Pilgrimage, Senior Citizen, Student States : Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab Places Covered :Amarnath, Srinagar, Vaishno Devi, Amritsar Note : Accommodation charges at rest of the places are to be borne by the pilgrims. By Bus ,Hotel accommodation for 7 nights, guide service & Vegetarian Food. Day 1 15:00 Hrs Departure From Delhi Dep.from New Delhi to Katra ( 650 Kms.) passing through Ambala, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Pathankot. Meals:-Dinner Night Journey Day 2 07:00 Hrs Katra Arrival at Katra and check into Hotel. After fresh up and breakfast, proceed to Vaishno Devi Temple (14 kms.- one way) by walk / pony / Helicopter Service and return back to Katra at your cost. Overnight stay. Meals:- Breakfast /Dinner Night Stay :- Katra Day 3 07:00 Hrs Katra - Srinagar 07:00 Hrs. Dep. from Katra to Srinagar (275 Kms ). Passing through Udhampur , Kud , Patnitop , Jawahar Tunnel , Banihal. 21:00 Hrs. Arr. Srinagar.Check into Hotel and Overnight stay. Meals:- Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Night Stay :- Srinagar Day 4 08:00 Hrs Srinagar After breakfast, visit Sri Shankaracharya Temple, Shalimar Gardens, Chasmashahi Gardens, Nishat Bagh Gardens and take a Shikara boat ride at your cost on the Dal lake, covering Nehru Park and Char Chinar. Evening transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay. Meals:- Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Night Stay :- Srinagar Day 5 07:30 Hrs Srinagar - Sonmarg / Neelgarh / Baltal 07:30 Hrs. Dep. from Srinagar to Sonmarg/ Neelgrath/ Baltal (120 Kms ) 14:00 Hrs. Arr. at Sonmarg/ Neelgrath/ Baltal . Later proceed to Tented accommodation (at your cost).Overnight stay. Meals:- Breakfast Night Stay Sonmarg/ Baltal / Neelgrant Day 6 04:30 Hrs Baltal - Amarnath Caves 07:00 Hrs. Pilgrims going by Helicopter: Dep. from Neelgrath (Helipad) to Panjtarni (Helipad). Later Proceed to Holy Amarnath Caves by Walk/ Pony/ Doli (5 Kms.). After Darshan / Pooja at the Holy Cave, return to Panjtarni (Helipad) to board Helicopter back to Neelgrath. Stay at Tented accommodation (at your cost). Note: Incase you are not able to take your helicopter on the same day, you will have to stay at Panjtarni in Tented accommodation at your cost in which case you can take your Helicopter next day morning back to Neelgrath (Helipad) 04:30 Hrs. Pilgrims going by Walk: Dep. from Baltal to Amarnath Caves (22 Kms.) by Walk/ horse (Pony)/ Doli. Return to Baltal. Overnight Stay - Baltal Night Stay Baltal / Sonmarg / Neelgrant Day 7 09:00 Hrs Baltal - Srinagar 09:00 Hrs. Dep. from Neelgrath/ Baltal 14:00 Hrs. Arr. at Srinagar & check into Hotel. Evening at leisure . Overnight stay. Meals:- Lunch / Dinner Night Stay :- Srinagar Day 8 Srinagar Day free for shopping / Rest or you may visit Kheerbhavani Temple , Sarada Temple, Gulmarg etc. on your own . Overnight stay. Meals :- Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Night Stay :- Srinagar Day 9 07:00 Hrs Srinagar - Jammu 07:00 Hrs. After breakfast, proceed to Jammu( 295 Kms.) 19:00 Hrs. Arrival at Jammu . Check into Hotel .Overnight stay. Meals :- Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Night Stay :- Jammu Day 10 06:00 Hrs Jammu - Amritsar 06:00 Hrs. Dep. from Jammu to Amritsar (270 Kms. / 7 hrs.) 14:00 Hrs. Arr. at Amritsar and local visits : Golden Temple, Jalianwala Bagh 16:00 Hrs. Dep. from Amritsar to Wagah border 20:30 Hrs. Return to Amritsar and check into Hotel. Overnight stay. Meals :- Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner Night Stay :- Amritsar Day 11 06:00 Hrs Amritsar - Kurukshetra - Delhi 06:00 Hrs. Dep. to Kurukshetra (330 Kms.) 14:00 Hrs. Arr. at Kurukshetra and local visits 16:00 Hrs. Dep.from Kurukshetra (175 Kms.) 20:00 Hrs. Arrival at Delhi. Tour Concludes. Meals: Breakfast / Lunch Tour Concludes Payment Terms You can pay by Cash/ Cheque / Demand Draft / Debit Card / Credit Card/ Internet Banking /NEFT/ Demand draft & Bank Transfer favoring Swastik Holiday Tour Requirements For Adults - Photo identification in the form of Voters ID / Passport / Aadhar Card / Driving Licence / Ration card & Carry 4 passport sized photographs. For students - Photo identification in the form of Passport / Aadhar Card / PAN card Carry original as well as 2 photocopies of school or college Photo Identity card, Carry 4 passport sized photographs. For Infants - Carry 2 passport sized photographs Things to Carry Mobile phone with appropriate sim card, in Jammu & Kashmir prepaid sims will not work. Along with your necessary clothing and toiletries carry Woolens, Sweater, Shawls, hand sanitizer, cap, sports shoes, umbrella / windcheater, Small Portable Oxygen Cylinder, camera etc. Shopping Shawls, sarees, suits, pashminas, sweaters, leather jackets, bags, purses, walnut, almonds, apricots, saffron and various other dry fruits etc. Amarnath Amarnath cave is a famous shrine in Hinduism, dedicated to lord Shiva. The cave is situated about 141 km from Srinagar, the capital of Jammu and Kashmir and reached through Pahalgam town. The shrine forms an important part of Hinduism as it is considered to be one of the holiest shrines in Hinduism. The cave is surrounded by snowy mountains and the cave itself is covered with snow most time of the year except for a short period of time in summer. An annual pilgrimage is made to the Amarnath cave by a big number of Hindu devotees on challenging mountainous terrain to see an ice stalagmite formed inside the cave, which is believed to be lord Shiva’s blessings. Read less Srinagar Srinagar Srinagar is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. Situated in the Kashmir Valley, it lies on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus. The city is famous for its gardens, lakes, houseboats, dry fruits and especially for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts. Srinagar has been called the "Venice of the East". It is known for its lakes, which include Dal Lake, noted for its houseboats and Nagin Lake. Most visited tourist destinations from Srinagar are Chashma Shahi, the royal fountains, Pari Mahal (the palace of the fairies), Nishat Bagh (the garden of springs), Shalimar Bagh, Naseem Bagh and Tulip Gardens. Read less 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. The Sri Vaishno Devi Shrine Board maintains the shrine and a rail link from Udhampur to Katra is being built to facilitate pilgrimage. The nearest airport is Jammu Airport where all leading domestic airlines have their services. Read less 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 and is very close to India's western border with Pakistan. The main commercial activities include tourism, carpets and fabrics, farm produce, handicrafts, and light engineering. The city is known for its rich cuisine and culture and also for the tragic incident of Jallianwala Bagh massacre in 1919.