Kashmir with Vaishno Devi Tour 7N 8D

Kashmir with Vaishno Devi Tour 7N / 8D


Itinerary

Day 1


Katra Arrival

On arrival at Katra, our representative will assist you with the hotel check-in. Evening is free at leisure. Dinner and Overnight stay at Katra.

Day 2


Katra – Vaisnodevi Darshan – Katra

After breakfast, start your Holy Journey to Mata Vaisnodevi Darshan. Mata Vaishno Devi temple is one of the holiest Hindu temples dedicated to Shakti and is the second most visited religious shrine in India after Tirupati Balaji Temple. Take a trek to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine (14 km), ponies can also be arranged by self (at your own cost) for the trek, return back to Katra late in evening/night. Dinner and Overnight stay at the hotel in Katra.

Day 3


Katra-Pahalgam

After breakfast, depart for Pahalgam. (2440 Meters above Sea level). Drive through the green pine forest and along the Lidder River. On arrival at Pahalgam, check into your Hotel. Dinner and overnight at Hotel

Day 4


Pahalgam Sightseeing

Enjoy the breakfast and proceed for the excursion of Pahalgam. This is the best place in Kashmir to feed your cameras with the picture of magnificent view of mountains. Take a tour to Kokernag that is a beautiful scenic place and is famous for its trout streams and the largest freshwater spring in Kashmir. Visit the Achabal Gardens that is famous for its roses.After the complete day tour to Pahalgam, return back to the hotel for dinner and stay at the hotel.

Day 5


Pahalgam-Gulmarg

The next morning, you will be served the breakfast in the hotel. Later, check out and leave for the excursion of Gulmarg. Gulmarg is also known as the Meadow of Flowers. This is a popular hill station in Kashmir and well known for skiing in winters. Enjoy the Gondola ride in Gulmarg that is a must for all tourists. Your Gulmarg- Golconda excursion will be scheduled in 2 phases. The first phase takes you from Gulmarg to Kungdoor. The second phase takes you from Kungdoor to Amarnath. After the complete day tour of Gulmarg, you will return back to the hotel at Gulmarg for an overnight stay.

Day 6


Gulmarg-Srinagar

After Breakfast proceed to Srinagar, check in the hotel and rest for a while. Later get ready to explore the beautiful city of Srinagar. Proceed for the tour of Mughal Gardens. Visit Chashmi-e Shahi that is the Royal Spring which commands a magnificent view of Dal Lake. Then visit the Nishat Bagh that is known as the Garden of pleasure. It is located on the bank of Dal Lake with Zabarwan Mountains in the back. In the evening visit the Shalimar Bagh. This abode of Love was built by Emperor Shah Jehan for his wife Nur Jehan. By the night you will return to your hotel for overnight stay.

Day 7


Srinagar - Sonamarg – Srinagar

After breakfasts proceed to full day excursion to Sonmarg which is one of the most beautiful drives from Srinagar. Sonamarg also called Meadows of Gold is located at a height of 2692 meters. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year. Evening Back to Srinagar. Dinner and Overnight Stay in the hotel.

Day 8


Departure

Before leaving for the airport you will be served the appetizing breakfast at the hotel. Later check out and get transferred to the airport for your flight to onward destination. This ends the memorable tour to Kashmir.

Exclusion
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips & gratuity, mineral water, soft & hard drinks, porterage
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance Fees & Guide charges
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client, who is directly payable on the spot)
  • Any increase in Airlines taxes or fuel price at the time of departure, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
  • Still camera/ video camera charger
Cancellation
  • Cancellation prior to departure/check-in date Cancellation Charges
  • At least 21 days prior-25% of booking value
  • Between 8-20 days prior-50% of booking value
  • Canceled 7 or lesser days prior-100% of booking value
Overview
  • The state of Jammu and Kashmir shows a rich diversity in its landscape as people move from the south to the north. Low hills in the south, snow-capped peaks and velvety valleys in the centre and a barren, yet enchanting realm in the extreme north make up the state’s geography. With its natural beauty, religious importance and diversity of sights, the state of Jammu and Kashmir is one of thetop tourist destinations in India.
Important Note
  • Rooms will be subject to availability.
  • In the case of above hotels are not available; we will book similar/suggestive hotels.
  • Hotel check-in and check-out time at 12:00 noon.
  • Base category room in all the hotels.