Amarnath is one of the most important pilgrimage in India for the worshippers of Lord Shiva. The Amarnath cave is haven to an enshrined image of ice called the Shivaling formed naturally, which resembles Lord Shiva. The destination is visited by millions of tourists every year from all across the world in what is famously known as the 'Amarnath Yatra'. The Amarnath cave situated in this town is considered to be a devout location for the pilgrims, most notably Hindus. Legend has it that, this place is regarded to be the same cave where Lord Shiva revealed the secret of life and eternity to Goddess Parvati. How about you visit the place, and end up finding your very own formula to eternity?
Amarnath cave is a Hindu temple located in Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is dedicated to Shiva. The cave is situated at about 141 km from Srinagar, the capital of Jammu and Kashmir and reached through Pahalgam town.The cave is surrounded by snowy mountains. The cave itself is covered with snow most of the year except for a short period of time in summer when it is open for pilgrims. Thousands of Hindu devotees make an annual pilgrimage to the Amarnath cave on challenging mountainous terrain to see an ice stalagmite formed inside the cave .
On arrival our representative meeting at the airport and immediately drive to Sonmarg Which will take about 3 hrs to reach the destination. Check into at hotel.
Leave after early breakfast and short drive will take you to Baltal (Helipad) and board into the helicopter and short ride to Panchtarni by helicopter. From Panchtarni to Amarnath ji cave it is about 6 Kms by foot/Horse/Palki which will take about 1 and half hours to reach to the cave depends on the rush of the yatries. On the return take Helicopter back to the Baltal and another 3 hours drive will take you to reach Srinagar. Dinner and overnight at Houseboat/Hotel.
Enjoy the Shikara ride on Dal Lake the beauty that God has graced this city with which is often compared to Venice and you will get a view of some very interesting places around the lake. Overnight at Houseboat/Hotel.
Today you have optional tour either Pahalgam day tour. To explore beauty of Kashmir.
Morning after breakfast proceeds for Gulmarg day tour. Evening back to Srinagar Overnight stay.
After breakfast free and transfer in time to the airport to connect onwards destination flight. Tour ends here.