Amarnath Yatra takes you on a pilgrimage journey to the holy cave shrine of Shri Amarnath Ji who is but a manifestation of Lord Shiva. The holy cave of Amarnath is perched at an elevation of 3888 meters above the sea level. The shrine is situated amid the Himalayas of Southern Kashmir and the yatra usually takes place in the Hindu month of Shravan; i.e. around July and August.
Day 1 :Arrive Srinagar & Drive to Pahalgam
After arriving at the Srinagar Airport, our tour representative will greet you and then drives you down to Pahalgam, covering a distance of about 95 kms. On reaching Pahalgam we check into pre-booked hotel. Dinner & Night Stay in hotel.
Day 2 :Amarnath Shrine Darshan & Back to Pahalgam
Next day early morning we reach the Pahalgam Helipad. After security check and ticket checking procedures undertaken by the concerned authorities we are given our boarding pass. We board Helicopter that soars high up into the air and takes us across mesmerizing snowy vistas. Our Helicopter descends at Panchtarni Helipad. From Panchtarni we have to trek to the cave shrine. The trek distance is 6kms one way and can be covered within 2 hours. After paying obeisance to the unique ice Lingam of the lord, we trek our way back to Panchtarni. We again board Helicopter and fly back to Pahalgam post darshan. On reaching, we check into pre-booked hotel. Dinner & Night Stay in hotel.
Day 3 :Pahalgam Sightseeing
Next morning post breakfast we set out to explore the picture-perfect hill town of Kashmir. The hill town is laid out across the Lidder Valley and stands along the Lidder River. The natural beauty of Pahalgam is simply invigorating. The places we visit during the sightseeing tour of Pahalgam are Mamleshwar Temple, Pahalgam golf course Betaab Valley, Tulian Lake, Aru Valley. Take lots of marvelous photographs to be cherished all through life and at the end of the tour we will return to the hotel and then stay for the night.
Day 4 :Pahalgam – Srinagar & Sightseeing
Next morning, we hit the road for the mesmerizingly beautiful capital of Jammu & Kashmir; Srinagar. Srinagar is famous for its Dal Lake, its palatial houseboats and its most exotically designed Mughal Gardens. After check-in at the hotel we will proceed towards some of the most notable sightseeing destinations of Srinagar such as Shalimar Bagh, Nishat Bagh, Chashme-Shahi, Tulip gardens, Hazratbal shrine, Kheer Bhavani temple, Shankaracharya Temple. Post sightseeing we return to hotel for a sumptuous dinner and night stay.
Day 5 :Srinagar Departure
Next day post breakfast you’ll be dropped at Srinagar Airport where our tour representative bids you adieu and it’s a time to proceed your journey onwards with a heart steeped in piety.