One of the most visited pilgrimage destinations in the country, The twin places of Katra and Kashmir are known for their heavenly nature in terms of religious views for millions of people all over the world. With picturesque surroundings of the Himalayas dotted with snow clad peaks and steep slopes,this trip will be a memorable hoilday for one and all.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01: Arrive In Jammu & Drive To Katra: (55 Kilometers / 2-3 Hrs Drive):
On your arrival in Jammu, you will be welcomed by our representative who will assist and escort you to your waiting vehicle. From the station / airport it is a minimum of 02 hrs drive to the holy town of Katra. We will drive on the outskirts of the Jammu city and traverse across the Trikuta hills to eventually arrive in Katra and check in at the hotel for our overnight stay. Rest of the day at leisure for individidual activities.Dinner and overnight in hotel.
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 03: Katra To Pahalgam: (250 Kilometers / 7-8 Hrs Drive):
After breakfast at the hotel, we will begin our day journey towards Pahalgam. The route traverses through the picturesque mountain resort of Patnitop where we stop for a brief rest over a cup of tea / coffee. From Patnitop we will drive to Ramban that also serves as our next stop for lunch. From Ramban we will drive to Banihal and enter the 2.5 kilometer long Jawahar tunnel that connects the valley of Kashmir with the rest of India. We will emerge from the other side to a warm sunny afternoon and continue our drive towards Pahalgam. On arrival in Pahalgam, we will check in at the hotel and stay there for the night. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
Travel from Katra to Pahalgam
Day 04: Local Sightseeing In Pahalgam And Drive To Srinagar: (97 Kilometers / 3-4 Hrs Drive):
After breakfast at the hotel, you can opt to spend your half a day of sightseeing by driving to the picturesque Chandanwari and Betaab valley or ride by horseback across the wildlife sanctuary towards Baisaran meadows. After your return from the beautiful meadows, you will be driven back to Srinagar. In Srinagar you will check in at the hotel for your overnight stay. Overnight in Hotel.
Baisaran Meadow is where you cool off your heels and catch a breath and relax under clear blue skies or simply lollop around. This laid-back campsite is a perfect ground for ...
Baisaran Meadow, Gulmarg
Travel from Pahalgam to Srinagar
Day 05: In Srinagar: Local Sightseeing – Half A Day:
Today we will do some half a day of local sightseeing that includes a visit to the famous Mughal gardens of Nishat and Shalimar. Built in between a period of 14 years the two gardens are a heritage left behind by the erstwhile Mughals, whose taste for laying exquisite gardens was fascinating. With a backdrop of the sprawling Zabarwanmountains, the gardens boast of green turfs, blooming flowers and cascading water fountains. We will explore the gardens and later drive back to the hotel for a dinner and Overnight stay.