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Char Dham Yatra Package 2010


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Char Dham Yatra

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Nestling in the lofty peaks are the four most holy pilgrimages of India -Yamunotri, Gangotri, Sri Kedarnathji and Sri Badrinathji, collectively referred to as the Char Dham ( or four pilgrimage centres) of Hinduism.
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Highlights : A Journey to the Inner World, Char Dham Yatra

Tour Duration: 12 Days / 11 Nights Ex Delhi (Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath & Badrinath)
About The Char Dham Yatra:
Nestling in the lofty peaks are the four most holy pilgrimages of India -Yamunotri, Gangotri, Sri Kedarnathji and Sri Badrinathji, collectively referred to as the Char Dham ( or four pilgrimage centres) of Hinduism.

Char Dham Yatra 2010

For centuries, saints and pilgrims, in their search for the divine, have walked these mystical vales known in ancient hindu scriptures as ‘Kedarkhand’. Char Dham Yatra 2010 – Detailed information about Char Dham Tour Packages in India for Kedarnath, Badrinath Yamunotri Gangotri Dham.

Day Wise Breakup
Char Dham Yatra

Day 1: Delhi – Haridwar (230 kms/6hrs)

Today we start our holy journey from Delhi reaching the Hari- dwar “Door to Vishnu”. Visit the Har ki Paudi, Ganga Mandir and the Haricharan Temple. Attend one of the most beautiful religious ceremony, an evening aarti at the Har Ki Paudi.
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Day 2: Haridwar – Barkot (220kms/7hr)

Today early in the morning post breakfast drive to Barkot. We enroute our visit through the beautiful landscapes of Dehradun and Mussoorie. Later drive to Barkot at an altitude of 1280 Mts a place with rich forests of pine and seasonal fruits like Apple and apricots.
Day 3 : Barkot – Yamunotri – Barkot
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Today we start our journey starting from Barkot to reach Phool Chatti via Janki Chatti and Hanuman Chatti. From here it is 9 Kms Trek to Yamunotri for which ponies, dandies and kandies are available. Near the temple there are three hot springs. The most important,

Surya Kund

Surya Kund, is a Tank full of boiling water into which rice and potatos are dipped to be cooked and taken as “prasad”. A bath in the Hot springs is very refreshing after a tedious walk. Workship the Divya Shila before workshipping the Deity. Later trek to Hanuman Chetti Later drive to barkot.

Day 4: Barkot – Uttarkashi (100kms/4hr)

Gomukh Gangotri

Today drive from Barkot to Uttarkashi an important pilgrimage centre, situated at an elevation of 1,150 mts. Located on the banks of River Bhagirathi. Some of the important Temples worth visiting are – Vishwanath Temple and Ekadash Rudra. Every year during the “Magh Mela” people visit Uttarkashi to take holy dip in Bhagirathi along with the image of their village deity.

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Day 5: Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Uttarkashi

We proceed to Gangotri (3048 mts) Where Ganga came down to earth. The picturesque pilgrimage of Gangotri where Ganga touched earth for the first time. The 18 th Century temple dedicated to the Goddess Ganga is an exquisite 20 ft. high structure made of white granite. After Gangotri Darshan we return to Uttarkashi.
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Day 6: Uttarkashi – Guptkashi (220kms/8hr)

Today our early morning drive takes us to Guptkashi. Guptkashi, The name was given to the place as it is said to be the hiding place of Lord shiva when he was unwilling to give darshan to pandavs. 46 Kms Off Kedarnath, Guptakashi is the shrine at a height of 1319 mtrs.
Day 7: Guptkashi – Kedarnath
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Today morning we drive to Gaurikund , from where we trek to Kedarnath (3584 mts) for which ponies, dandies and kandies are available. Amidst the dramatic mountanscapes of the majestic Kedarnath Range stands one of the twelve “Jyotirlingas” of Kadar ji or Lord Shiva. At an altitude of 3584 Mts. and on the head of river Mandakini, the shrine of Kedarnath is amongst the holiest pilgrimages for the Hindus. Stay at Kedarnath.

Char Dham YatraSpecial Instructions : Tour members should carry personal medicines, heavy woolen, tolietteries and clothes for an overnight halt at Kedarnath.

Day 8: Kedarnath – Pipalkoti
Today after breakfast, we trek down back to Gaurikund. We drive to Pipalkoti on our way we come across Three important Confluences – Rudraprayag, Karanprayag and Nandprayag respectively.

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Our drive takes us to Pipalkoti in the evening. Stay overnight at Pipalkoti.

Confluence of Alaknanda and Madakini rivers Rudraprayag.
Confluence of Alaknanda and Pinder rivers Karanprayag.
Confluence of Alaknanda and Mandakini rivers Nandprayag.
Day 9: Pipalkoti – Badrinath (80kms/4hr)
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An early morning drive from Pipalkoti takes us to Badrinath by the early afternoon. On our way we see the confluence of Alaknanda and Dhauliganga rivers at Vishnuprayag. Encircled by a beautiful valley, on the banks of holy river Alankanda. With the Neelakanth mountains as the backdrop, Badrinath Dham is one of the Holiest of the four shrines on the scared itinerary of every devour Hindu.

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After or before Darshan also visit the Mana villiage also considered to be the Last Indian Village before Tibet on this route. Nearby are – Vyas Gufa, Bhim Pul all forming an important part of the pilgrimage to Badrinathji. Stay overnight at Badrinath.

Day 10: Badrinath – Srinagar (150 kms/7hr)
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Early morning drive from Badrinath Ji will take us to Srinagar enroute via Joshimuth and Rudraprayag. Srinagar is an facinating old capital of Garhwal. It is an important cultural and Educational centre.




Day 11: Srinagar – Rishikesh (107kms/4hr)

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Today we drive from Srinagar after a relaxed morning breakfast for Rishikesh. On our way we come across the confluence of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers Deoprayag. Upon arrival check in and later in the afternoon visit Ram Jhula, Luxman Jhula, mandir and ashram. At evening enjoy Ganga Aarti at Triveni Ghat.

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Day 12: Rishikesh – Hardwar – Delhi (230kms/7hr)

Today we drive to New Delhi and enroute our journey with a stopover at Hardwar. Upon arrival drop at the railway Station/ Airport.

Chardham Yatra is the most popular spiritual yatra starting from April-May and continues till Oct-Nov every year in Uttarakhand India.This is the best time to visit Char Dhams and enjoy the scenic beauty of the environment and nature. It comprises of 4 destinations namely Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath.

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Thousands of pilgrims visit the shrines with a deep religious sentiment around the world each year. It is believe that going for a Chardham Yatra releases an individual from all sins.

As per official statistics of Uttarakhand Government it is expecting that more than 600,000 pilgrims will be visiting Chardham in 2010.

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Hemmed in between Pir Panjal and Himalayan ranges, Kashmir was the summer capital of Mughals and Buddhist lamas. On first look at the scenic beauty of Kashmir, great Mughal King Jehangir was awe struck and called it a “Paradise on Earth”. After years of seclusion, travelling circuits have been opened up again allowing innumerable lovers of nature, to opt for a tranquilizing Kashmir tour
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The pristine backwaters, famous houseboats of Srinagar, strenuous and exhilarating trekking routes of north Pahalgam and the richness of color of apple orchards- a Kashmir tour package combines a piece of sunshine and a slice of life put together in a Kashmiri platter.
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The state of Jammu and Kashmir present on the northern most region of India comprises of three main regions: Jammu where mostly Hindu population resides, Buddhist Ladakh and the Kashmir valley of Muslim faith. Travelers seeking a travel destination in India, find enormous reasons to visit Kashmir such as:
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Serene Kashmir Valley:


Lush green valley, coupled with vibrant colors of succulent apple orchards and the pristine waters of lake, Kashmir never fails to impress the onlooker. Inspiring poetic impulses, the gorgeous valley of Kashmir looks divine from the lake. The idyllic atmosphere is best captured while moving on a shikara (traditional houseboat) on gorgeous Dal Lake. 
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Blue ceaseless sky, surrounding greenery and tiny boats passing by selling beautiful exotic flowers- the setting is perfectly romantic ideal for Kashmir tours.
Adventure sports:

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A haven of a place, Kashmir attracts adventure sports lovers in bulks. The lush meadows, snow- capped peaks and cascading water bodies provide ample opportunity to indulge into multitude of adventure sport activities. Skiing at snow capped peaks of Gulmarg, trekking escapades at Gulmarg, Amarnath yatra and Sonmarg and paragliding in Kashmir valley all are some of the offerings that the valley produces in front of travelers on tour to Kashmir.
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Spiritual tours:

Kashmir is also a renowned site of spiritual relevance. The region houses numerous holy shrines of varied faiths and the Himalayan region is compared to the seat of gods thus known as “Land of Gods”. Amarnath caves and Kailash Mansarovar peak comprises of two famous pilgrimage sites for Hindus devoted to Lord Shiva. 
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Situated on the hilltop, temple of Goddess Vaishno Devi in Jammu is one renowned pilgrimage site of Hindus a journey to which is considered very pious and one comprising of the qualities of cleansing the soul.
Beauteous Kashmiri Handlooms:

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All Kashmir tour packages come with a shopping tour of the valley producing exquisite pieces of art. The ancient art of handicrafts and handloom is practiced even now passed on amongst generations. Hand woven shawls and carpets are available in bright colors and the unique carvings on silverware and gorgeous designs of pottery are irresistible, you will surely end up going back with bagful of Kashmir memories.

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An Introduction to North India Tours


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The northern region of India welcomes its visitors with its myriad colours of its cultural diversity, geographical splendour, culinary delights and historical heritage.   Natural beauty of the region is further enhanced by man-made finery.  Great empires and cultures flourished in this region all of which has left their imprints on the region giving birth to a rich cultural assortment rarely found elsewhere.

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A North India tour thus unleashes the gaiety of the region’s festivals, intensity of its religious beliefs, caresses of its hill stations and bonhomie of its people.  Tours to North India remains the ideal way to get introduced to sub-continent of India.

Various routes define a North India tour package a traveller can thus pick from horde of traveller can choose the ones intriguing one’s disposition.

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These tours are laced with innumerable exciting experiences such as climbing snow-capped peaks of Himalayas, bowing to stone replicas of gods and goddess at ancient temples, experiencing a colourful performing art scene, revitalizing at soothing hill stations and gorging upon delectable exotic cuisines.

Amongst innumerable touring circuits of travel to North India the favourites are:
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Golden Triangle Tour:  The highly reputed and admired Golden Triangle Tour encompasses three of most vibrant and culturally flourishing cities in Northern India.  The three vertexes of this tour are Delhi, Agra and Jaipur.  The national capital of India, Delhi is the historic city showcasing varied monuments of national and historic significance.

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While Delhi charms with is historic heritage, the cities of Agra and Jaipur enchants the onlooker’s eyes with its fine artistry.  Reminiscent of the age of royalty, the stunning palaces and forts of Jaipur oozes out the charm of the erstwhile age of Maharajas.  The sight of one of Wonders of the World- Taj Mahal is possibly the greatest attraction of this tour and is further coupled with visit to other UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the city of Agra.

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Jim Corbett National Park:  A perfect getaway to jungles, visit to Corbett National Park leaves behind the maddening world of city life and lets you enter the heavenly ambiance.  A visit to Corbett National Park is one for all the adventure lovers opting for North India tours.

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The park is situated at a confluence of Garhwal and Kumaon sub-Himalyan belt and thus creates ideal ambiance for the breeding of numerous classes of flora and fauna.  The park is home to critically endangered species of Bengal Tiger and also houses 488 species of flora and fauna.

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Haridwar & Rishikesh:  A north India tour package is incomplete without a visit to the holy cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh.  These sacred cities located on the banks of holy River Ganges are hub of religious activities and devotees assemble in bulks each year to take a dip in the holy waters in order to cleanse their soul off all follies.

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Numerous temples flank the ghats (banks of river) of Ganges and are frequented by devotees coming from all parts of the world.  The evening Aarti ritual of offering prayers to the holy river is one of the most captivating sight of the tour.

Vaishno Devi Yatra – 3 Days Packages


Vaishno Devi Yatra – 3 Days Packages

Beautiful Maa Vaishno Devi Hills in Night


Tour Details: Vaishno Devi shrine is nestled on the top of Trikuta Hills, 61 Kms north of Jammu. Mahakali, Mahalakshmi and Mahasarasvati the three forms of the mother goddess – are at the end of 30 meters long cave. This cave is just one and a half meters high.

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Highlights: The shrine of Vaishno Devi is approached from Katra, which is 13 KM from the shrine and is the base for the pilgrimage. Every year lakhs of people visit Vaishno Devi.

Best Time to Go: The Vaishno Devi shrine is visited all through the year, but it is advised that yatra would be bit difficult in peak winters due to snowfall.

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Important Note: To go on Vaishno devi yatra, you required to registered at the Yatra Registration Counter at the Tourism Reception Centre located at the Katra Bus Stand. The Yatra Slip is free but mandatory to commence the Yatra.

Day Wise Breakup

Trikuta mountain

Day 1
* Leave for Jammu from Delhi Airport
* Arrive Jammu, transfer by AC Car to Katra
* Check in at hotel
* Relax at hotel/ free for Katra sightseing

Day 2

* Depart early for visit to Vaishno Devi Shrine

* Return to Katra after darshan of Vaishno Devi shrine
* Relax & overnight at hotel

Day 3
* After breakfast, checkout from Hotel
* Leave Katra for Jammu
* Arrive Jammu, go for sightseing

Way to Maa Vaishno Devi

* Arrive at Jammu Airport in time for flight
* Arrival at Delhi

Optional Inclusions

Include a trip to Patnitop (85 kms from Katra), a small yet amazing hill station.
Accessibility to Vaishno Devi pilgrimage
By air – The nearest airport is at Jammu (48 km from Katra),
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Vaishno Devi Yatra – Travel Guide


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The Yatra begins at Katra and pilgrims have to cover 13 km. of terrain on foot to reach the Darbar. One kilometer away from Katra, you would find Banganga, place where Mata quenched her thirst and at 6 km., the holy cave at Adhkawari.
Yatris are advised to obtain a yatra slip only from the Yatra Registration Counter at the Tourism Reception Centre, Katra Bus Stand and nowhere els.e. Without an authentic yatra slip, crossing of Banganga checkpost will not be allowed. The Yatra Slip is absolutely free but is necessary to commence the Yatra.

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You can obtain caps, canvas shoes, sticks etc. on hire for the Yatra. Pithus (people who carry weight on their backs) can be hired for carrying your luggage.
Those who have problems in climbing on the mountains, can hire the services of a pony or dandi (palenquin). Pithus can be hired for carrying the children on shoulders. It is advised that you should avail of the services of only registered people be it the pithu, pony or the dandiwalla and keep his token for the period he is engaged.

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The entire 13 km route is quite wide and tiled. Besides, the whole path is lit up every night by powerful sodium vapour lamps.

The whole route is swept and cleaned from time to time throughout the day. Yatris are requested to keep the path clean.
Shelter cum sheds and shelter cum cafeterias are setup throughout the route. Pure vegetarian food is available at these outlets. Price charts are exhibited at all these outlets prominently.

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Drinking water has been made available all along the route, with water coolers and storage facilities.
Public utilities with automatic flushing systems along the track and at the Bhawan.

After 6 km. of trekking, you would reach Adhkawari, the holy cave where Mata meditated for nine months. Do visit the cave.
After 9.5 km., you would reach Sanji Chhat where you can rest for sometime. Accommodation is also available at this place. Bhawan is just 3.5 km. away.

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On reaching Bhawan, show your Yatra Slip at the Registration Office and obtain the Batch no. provided on the slip. This number is important as it will determine your place in the queue for darshan.

On reaching Bhawan, have a bath and change your clothes. Be sure to get your luggage and leather items booked in the cloak rooms and obtain the receipt. Book the valuables separately and obtain the receipt.
You can also get blankets on refundable deposit for Rs.100.

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Buy Prasad, Chunri and Coconuts from the shops situated at the entrance of the Bhawan.

Appropriate Season

The shrine is visited all through the year, but the path is difficult during the winters due to snowfall.

Location
Mata’s cave shrine is nestled in the mighty Trikuta mountain 61 kilometres north of Jammu at a height of 5,200 feet above the sea level in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, India.

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Access

Airway :

Nearest airport – Jammu (48 km from Katra)
Daily Flights are available from Delhi and Srinagar. These flights (Indian Airlines) connect Chandigarh & Amritsar on some days of the week.

Railway :
Nearest Railway Station – Jammu By rail, Jammu is directly connected cities like Calcutta, Delhi and Kanyakumari. Besides, it is connected with other major cities of the country.

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Roadways :

Jammu is the terminus of a large number of Inter State Bus Services.
Jammu to Katra :

Buses leave for Katra every 10 minutes from the main bus stand at Jammu between 5.30 am to 8.30 pm. During rush periods, additional buses are also pressed into service between Jammu and Katra.
Private Taxis are also available for hire between Jammu and Katra. These can be hired from Jammu Airport, Jammu Railway Station and the Tourist Reception Centre at Jammu.

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Stay Options
Jammu
Yatri Niwas managed by the Shrine Board. Various private hotels, the room rent ranging from Rs.300/- per day to Rs.3000/- per day.
Katra
Yatri Niwas managed by the Shrine Board, Rest Houses maintained by the Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department, other hotels.

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Sarais, managed by the Shrine Board offer free accomodation at Adhkawari, Sanjichhat and Darbar. Dharamshala, run by various organisations offer reasonable accommodation to the pilgrims. Yatris are however advised to keep themselves away from touts promising free Dharamshala accomodation.
************************Maa Vaishno Devi Bhajan************************

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Saanchi jyotaan waali mata, teri jai-jai kaar -2.
Toone mujhe bulaayaa Sheraawaaliye, main aaya main aaya Sheraawaliye
O Jyotaanwaaliye, Pahadaanwaaliye, O Mehraanwaaliye || Toone ||

Saara jag hai, ek banjara, sabki manzil tera dwaara,
Oonche parvat lamba rasta -2, par main na rah paya Sheraawaaliye |
Main aaya main aaya Sheraawaliye ||

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Soone man mein jal gai baati, tere path mein mil gaye saathi,
Toone sabko darshan dekar -2, apne gale lagaya Sheraawaaliye |
Main aaya main aaya Sheraawaliye ||
Kaun hai raja, kaun bhikari, ek barabar tere saare pujari,
Munh kholun kya tujh se maangun -2, bin maange sab paaya Sheraawaaliye |
Main aaya main aaya Sheraawaliye ||

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Vaishno Devi Bhajan
Prem se bolo jai mata ki, saare bolo jai mata ki
Ho chalo yatra karne bhagton chalo chalen,
parvat parvat chadte jao, jai mata ki kehte jaao,
maa ke darshan karne bhakton chalo chalen… chalo yatra karne…

Ye Vaishno Maa ke dwara hai, yahan behti jal ki dhara hai – 2,
Ye teen pindiyon ka mandir hai, jo teen lok se nyara hai -2,
Yahan mile kinara doobe ko-2,
Bhavsagar se tarne bhakton chalo chalen… chalo yatra karne…

Jagdani mata Chamunda ke charnon ka mil ke dhyan dharo,
kalyan ho jaaye paapon se kalyani ke gungaan karo-2,
Maharani Kaangre wali ki…
Sab mil ke haajri bharne bhakton chalo chalen… chalo yatra karne…

Vaishno Devi

Maa Ambe mata jwala ki sadiyon se pooja hoti hai -2,
Mansa Devi bhakton ki har mansa poori karti hai,
Jo bina tel ki jalti hai, ye maa shakti ki jyoti hai -2,
Maa Chintapoorni ke dar pe,
Sab man ki chinta harne bhakton chalo chalen… chalo yatra karne…

Maa Mansa Devi bhakton ki har mansa poori karti hai,
Maharani Kalka rani ye sankat aur vipda harti hai,
Bhakton ke phal aur phoolon se…
Ye jeevan jholi bharne bhakton chalo chalen… chalo yatra karne…

Stuti

Sun meri devi parvat vasini, tera paar na paaya ||
Paan supari dhwaja nariyal, le teri bhent chadhaya ||
Suwa choli tere ang viraje, kesar tilak lagaya ||
Nange paanv tere akbar aakar, sone ka chhatra chadhaya ||
Oonche parvat bana devalay, neeche shahar basaya ||
Satyug, treta, dwapar madhye kaliyug raj sawaya ||
Dhoop, deep, naivedya, aarti mohan bhog lagaya ||
Dhyanu bhakt maiya tera gun gaave manvaanchhit phal paaya ||



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PKG.TYPE —————– PACKAGE COST
Ex-Jammu Deluxe ————– Rs. 7,999/- Per person
Ex-Jammu Luxury ————– Rs. 8,888/- Per person
Includes :-
* Welcome drink on arrival
* Airport Tranfers by A/c Car from Jammu to Katra
* Accommodation in 4 Star hotel in Katra including breakfast
* Return Helicopter Ticket From Katra Heliped- Sanjhichat
* Courtesy Pick up drop from Hotel – Katra Helipad
* Daily buffet breakfast & one major meal with Luxury Hotels
* All Meals package with Deluxe hotels. For more information you can Contact us at 09717096542.


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The Heart of India Tour


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Tour Details: This suggested itinerary takes you through the tourist gems of India and also to the hidden jewels, waiting to be discovered. This pan-India tour takes you through rich architecture, history, culture, geology, two world heritage wildlife parks and rural/tribal India.
Highlights: The trip can be tailor made to suit your budget & interests. Hotels, length of stay at each destination, Language Guides (English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Chinese or Spanish) and vehicles can be chosen to suit these requirements.

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Day Wise Breakup

Day 1: Delhi: Following your arrival in Delhi transfer to the hotel.
Day 2: Delhi Tour: A day sightseeing in Old and New Delhi.
Day 3: Agra: After breakfast check out from the hotel and road drive for Agra arriving at lunchtime and in the afternoon, visit to the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, both world heritage sites.

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Day 4: Gwalior: After an early breakfast transfer to the railway station for the morning Shatabdi Express to Gwalior, arriving mid-morning and transfer to your hotel. Post lunch, enjoy glorious fortresses of Gwalior dating back to almost 1000 years.
Day 5: Orchha: The 3-hours drive to Orchha brings you to this medieval riverside city by lunchtime. The afternoon sightseeing will include its three palaces and embrace some of the numerous pavilions, lodges and temples that can be glimpsed in the nearby heavily wooded hills, before returning to your hotel in Orchha.
Day 6: Khajuraho: Today, a 3-4hrs drive to the temples of Khajuraho, followed by lunch. The temples provide an entertaining and instructive afternoon’s viewing for all human life depicted here. In these magnificient temples, discover antiquity and beautifully carved designs well preserved.

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Day 7: Bandhavgarh Tour: With an early departure reach the wildlife sanctuary at Bandhavgarh by lunchtime. Also experience exceptionally varied Birdlife from Malabar hornbills and paradise fly catchers to black vultures and crested serpent eagles. Jeeps and elephants are available for game(the park is open from November-June).
Day 8: Bandhavgarh: This day is completely reserved for game viewing and some leisure activities.
Day 9: Jabalpur: Morning drive takes you to Jabalpur. The city itself dates from the nineteenth century and has a beautiful collection of marble rocks called Bhedaghat surrounding the holy Narmada River. Visit them in the afternoon for the Dhuandhar or ‘smoke cascade’ where the Narmada plunges as a waterfall and stay on until nightfall when the snowy rocks are floodlit for a magical effect .

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Day 10: Bhimbetka Hill – Bhopal: Having an early breakfast (and a packed lunch) leave Jabalpur for the long drive to Bhopal. We stop just short at world heritage site of Bhimbetka Hill. The recently discovered large caves here are home to hundreds of plates of prehistoric art on its walls and ceilings, some as old as 10,000 years. Reach Bhopal in the late afternoon.
Day 11: Bhopal: The morning will be spent sightseeing in Bhopal, the city is home to some 400 mosques the more prominent being Moti Masjid, Jama Masjid and Taj-ul Masjid mosques, followed by visit to Udaygiri caves, a series of rock-cut sanctuaries carved about 400AD, notable for their sculpture, to Sanchi. Enjoy this tranquil hilltop cluster of stupas, temples, pillars and abandoned monasteries. Return to Bhopal in the late afternoon.

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Day 12: Ujjain – Indore: You leave Bhopal for the day’s drive to Indore via the ancient town of Ujjain, once an important trade centre on the route to Egypt and still one of the holiest pilgrimage centers for Hindus. Indore is reached by late afternoon and check into the hotel to relax and overnight stay.
Day 13: : Indore: Enjoy your relaxed morning. After lunch, see outdoor Indore, visiting the extraordinary Kanch Mandir, a Jain temple of mirrors, and the vigorously eclectic Lal Bagh Palace of the 19th century Holkar dynasty.
Day 14: Omkareshwar – Maheshwar – Mandu: After breakfast a fascinating drive full of historic sights to Mandu. Visit to Omkareshwar, a sacred island, shaped like Om, the holiest of all Hindu symbols, at the meeting of the Narmada and Kaveri rivers. A few miles ahead is Maheshwar, the site of an ancient temple city. Arrive at Mandu in the late afternoon.

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Day 15: Mandu: A full day at Mandu and see exquisite palaces like the Jahaz and Hindola Mahals, ornamental canals, baths and pavilions, as graceful and refined as those times of peace and plenty in 13th century. Each of Mandu’s structures is an architectural gem; some are outstanding like the massive Jami Masjid and Hoshang Shah’s tomb, which provided inspiration to the master builders of the Taj Mahal centuries later.
Day 16: Ajanta – Aurangabad: An early start after breakfast means arrival at Ajanta by lunchtime, giving you all afternoon to view the extraordinary murals, frescoes and sculptures contained within these rock-cut caves, executed between 200 B.C. and 650 A.D. In the late afternoon drive to Aurangabad.

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Day 17: Ellora: After breakfast a half-hour’s journey brings you to Ellora and its monumental Hindu, Jain and Buddhist temples cut from the basalt rock. Also see the formidable fortress of Deogiri at Daulatabad, intended by the Delhi Sultan Muhammad Tughlaq as his capital, a short-lived but costly experiment in human lives. Return to Aurangabad.
Day 18: Aurangabad – Mumbai: Take the morning flight from Aurangabad to Mumbai. The afternoon is at leisure before your late night transfer to the international airport for your flight to home.
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Leh Ladakh Tours


04 Days / 03 Nights, Destination Covered : (Leh – Delhi – Leh)

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Quick Glimpses Of Ladakh
Tour Details: A short trip to the gorgeous north India, this tour takes you to the famous tourist destinations which have attracted tourists across the globe for its stunning surroundings.
Tour Highlights
Duration : 04 Days / 03 Nights
Destination Covered : (Leh – Delhi – Leh)
Best Time to Tour : The best time to Quick Glimpses Of Ladakh is from October to March.
Highlights
  • Overnight stay at the hotel
  • Indus Valley tour
  • Evening free at the market in Leh
  • Shey/Thiksey/Hemis/Stok /Khardongla/Shanti Stupa/Leh Palace
  • Evening free at leisure

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Day Wise Breakup:
Day 01:Delhi – Leh: Early morning flight to Leh & on arrival at Kushok Bakula Airport transfer to the hotel and full day at rest for high altitude acclimatization, which is must to settle yourself to the new altitudes of Leh. Evening you can take an easy walk to market to stretch yourself. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02:Leh: After an early breakfast, proceed for a full day Indus Valley tour including visit to Shey Palace, Thiksey, Hemis and Stok Monasteries which are the among the historically most important and magnificent Buddhist Monasteries in Ladakh. Box lunch for the day. Evening free at the market in Leh. Overnight at the hotel.

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Day 03: Leh: Morning excursion trip to Khardongla Pass world’s highest motorable pass, there is no other pass to drive higher than this. Back to Hotel by noon and have lunch. Afternoon visit Shanti Stupa, a beautiful spot to enjoy the evening and take a panoramic view of Leh town, & the 16th century formidable Leh Palace. Evening free at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04: Depart Leh: Early morning transfer to the airport on time to board flight for onward destination.
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