Kashmir is a place where nature can be found in its most splendid and extensive forms. Rich in geographical, historical and cultural heritage, Kashmir is a place like none other in this world. Kashmir is visited for its cool environs, appreciated for abundant gifts of nature present here in the form of varied geographic entities that offer stunning views, shrines and temples of revered saints and deities.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Amritsar To Karta
On arrival at Amritsar railway station, you will be greeted by Pretty Planet Travels representative and depart for Katra. Reach Katra by the evening. Rest of the day is free at leisure.
Overnight in the hotel.
Day 2: Mata Vaishno Devi Darshan
After breakfast, proceed on a trek to Vaishno Devi Bhawan. After Bhavya Darshan of Mata Shree Vaishno Devi Temple. Return to Katra, en route visit Bhairon Nath temple. Overnight stay in the hotel Karta .
When you reach Bhairav Ghati you need to go to the temple named as Bhairav Temple which is situated at Bhairav Ghati itself. Once you are in the Temple and you have seen the...
Kal Bhairav Temple, Katra
Day 3: Katra To Patnitop
After breakfast, check out from the hotel. Drive to Patnitop. Check into the hotel. Later visit the attractions of Patnitop. Rest of the day is free at leisure.
Overnight at the hotel Patnitop .
Travel from Katra to Patnitop
Day 4: Patnitop To Gulmarg
After breakfast, drive to Gulmarg. Reach Gulmarg, check into the hotel. Later proceed for the sightseeing of Gulmarg. Spend two days marvelling at the snow peaks around Gulmarg (Gondola Cable Car ride to the higher slopes and better views is a must) and there is a Golf course that opens up in Summer. Overnight at hotel Gulmarg .
Gulmarg Gondola is one of the most prominent attractions of the world. It is the only cable car system in Asia which travels up a height of 13,500 feet above sea level.
Gulmarg Ski Area, Gulmarg 193403, India
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Travel from Patnitop to Gulmarg
Day 5: Gulmarg Sightseeing
Proceed for the full day sightseeing of Gulmarg. Which includes Khilanmarg. This is the place for skiing in winters and is also the perfect spot to enjoy the views of the Kashmir valley and the Himalayan range from Khilanmarg. The Alpathar lake, about 13 km from Gulmarg, is a scenic alpine lake that remains frozen until late June. From Khilanmarg the lake lies across the Apharwat peak. Adventure seekers must take the one-day trip to the Alpathar lake from Gulmarg. Also, while in Gulmarg don’t forget to pay your respects at the famous Shrine of Baba Reshi, a Muslim saint. Overnight at the hotel Gulmarg.