Golden temple is one of the most important pilgrimage destinations in India. Considered as the ultimate place of the Sikh faith, the Golden temple of Amritsar attracts large number of devotees every year. Sikh devotees, for whom the Golden Temple is a symbol of freedom and spiritual independence, visit the Temple from all over the world to offer prayers. The Golden temple is also known as Harmandir Sahib, which means "the Temple of God".
Destinations Covered: New Delhi - Amritsar - Dharamshala - Jammu - Srinagar - Gulmarg - Sonamarg - Pahalgam
Tour Package Duration: 10 Nights/11 Days
Day 01 : Arrival at Delhi
After you arrive at the Delhi International Airport, you will be received by our representatives. Thereafter, you will be taken to the hotel, where you will check in and retire for the night.
Day 02 : Delhi Sightseeing
The whole day will be spent in visiting the numerous tourist places in the city. Your itinerary will include Jama Masjid, Shantivan, India Gate, Raj Ghat, Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Humayun's Tomb, Red Fort, Jantar Mantar and Connaught Place. By evening, you will come back to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 03 : Delhi - Amritsar
Early in the morning, you will leave for New Delhi railway station to catch the train to Amritsar. After reaching there, you will check into the hotel and then, visit the magnificent Golden Temple. Thereafter, you will go to the Wagah Border to watch the Border Retreat Ceremony. The night stay will be at the hotel.
Day 04 : Amritsar - Dharamshala
After having breakfast, you will move towards Dharamshala. On arrival, you will check into the hotel and later, go on a sightseeing tour of Dharamshala. You will visit His Holiness, the Dalai Lama's Monastery. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 05 : Dharamshala - Jammu
The first half of the day will be spent in visiting Bhagsunath Temple and SOS Tibetan refugee camp and school. In the afternoon, you will move towards Jammu. After arriving there, you will check into the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 06 : Jammu - Srinagar
Breakfast will be followed by a visit to the Raghunath Temple, Maha Maya Temple, Peer Khoh and Bahu Fort. Thereafter, you will proceed towards Srinagar. On arrival, you will board a houseboat and retire for the night.
Day 07 : Srinagar Sightseeing
In the morning, you will leave on the sightseeing tour of the city, visiting Dal Lake, Mughal Gardens, Shankaracharya Temple and Nagin Lake. The night stay will be at the hotel.
Day 08 : Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar
Morning will start with an excursion to Gulmarg. You will enjoy exploring the beautiful locales of the valley, riding the Cable car or even trying golf. By evening, you will return back to the houseboat and rest for the night.
Day 09 : Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar
Breakfast will be followed by a drive to Sonamarg, making stoppages on the way to explore the beautiful surroundings. After reaching there, you will visit the Thajiwas Glacier, where snow remains round the year. By evening, you will come back to the houseboat and stay overnight.
Day 10 : Srinagar - Pahalgam - Srinagar
In the morning, you will leave for an excursion to Pahalgam, visiting Saffron fields and Avantipur ruins on the way. By late evening, you will return to the houseboat and rest for the night.
Day 11 : Srinagar - Delhi
In the morning, you will leave for Srinagar airport to catch a flight to Delhi. At Delhi airport, you will board the plane to your destination.
Golden temple is the most important pilgrimage for the followers of the Sikh religion. Golden Temple tour is a must for the Sikhs coming to India.