AMARNATH JI YATRA BY HELICOPTER - 2 DAYS
Amarnath cave is a Hindu shrine located in Jammu and Kashmir, India. The cave is situated at an altitude of 3,888 m, about 141 km from Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir and reached through Pahalgam town. The shrine forms an important part of Hinduism, and is considered to be one of the holiest shrines in Hinduism. 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. Hundreds of thousands of Hindu devotees make an annual pilgrimage to the Amarnath cave across challenging mountainous terrain.
Day 1: Srinagar
Arrive Srinagar our representative will meet you at Srinagar airport and transfer you to hotel. Afternoon enjoy the site scene of the famous Mughal Gardens Cheshma Shahi “Royal Spring” Shalimar “Garden of Love” Nishat Garden “Garden of Pleasure” On return visit a local Handicrafts Showroom for hand-knotted specialty silken carpets, shawls, jewelry ornaments. & overnight stay at hotel
Day 2: Srinagar Airport to Amarnath Ji
After breakfast Passengers will be picked up at around 7.00 AM from Srinagar airport and will be flown to Pahalgam from where there will be change of helicopter for going to Pachtarni. It is also possible that the helicopter may fly directly to Pachtarni from Srinagar Airport. After reaching Panchtarni, the passengers have the option to cover the 6 KM distance to Holy Cave either by trekking or by Ponies or Palkis. Passengers will be required to make their own arrangements of Ponies or Palkies at Panchtarni.
SPECIAL NOTE : There is no provision for VIP darshan for helicopter passengers at the Holy Cave. Therefore, the passengers will make their own arrangement for darshans. By 3.30 / 4.00 PM, the passengers will be required to return to Panchtarni for their return journey to Pahalgam/Srinagar.