Amritsar . Delhi . Baijnath . McLeod Ganj
Tours in the Ancient Sacred Temples of Himalaya, here you will find the vast tracts of high-altitude Trans-Himalayan desert to dense green deodar forests, Indian Himalaya is popularly deemed as the abode of God, is indeed a divine land for all the devotees. During this trip, we will visit to very unique ancient temples, including Shaktipeethas Temples, Lord Shiva & Shani Temple and these temples display stunning architecture, a vast understanding of science and are living proof of the diversity of India Temples.
Day Wise Itinerary
- 27 July 2018: Arrival Delhi - Amritsar
- 28 July 2018: Amritsar – Jwalamukhi
- 29 July 2018: Jwalamukhi – Chintapurni – Jwalamukhi
- 30 July 2018: Jwalamukhi – Taragarh (Baijnath)
- 31 July 2018: Taragarh (Baijnath)
- 01 August 2018: Taragarh (Baijnath) – Dharamshala
- 02 August 2018: Dharamshala/McLeodGanj
- 03 August 2018: Dharamshala/McLeodGanj – Katra
- 04 August 2018: Katra – MaaVaishnodevi – Katra
- 05 August 2018: Katra- Local Temple
- 06 August 2018: Katra – Jammu – Leh – Delhi
After breakfast we will leave for Delhi airport and board the flight to Amritsar, after arrival we will transfer to the hotel. In the evening, we will visit the Magnificent Golden Temple – the spiritual and cultural center of the Sikh religion.
Flight: Delhi – Amritsar, Dep: 12:00 hrs Arr: 13:25 hrs
After breakfast, we will continue our journey towards Jwalamukhi (approx 190 km) via car, after arrival we will check-in to hotel, in evening we will visit one of the Shaktipeethas Devi Temple – Jwalamukhi, where Maa Sati's tongue had fallen, after taking blessings we will return to Hotel.
After breakfast we will visit Chintapurni Shaktipeethas Devi Temple and its believed that Sati's feet fell here, after offering our prayers and rituals we will head to local colourful market for shopping. In evening we will explore the heritage village near our hotel.
After breakfast, we will proceed for Baijnath (approx 90 km) via another Shaktipeetha Devi Temple – Brijeshwari temple where Maa Sati's charred breasts had fallen after that we will head to Baijnath, today our lodging will be at heritage property situated in the lap of mountains. In the evening we will explore the nearby locale.
Today we will head to Bir and it is a beautiful short drive to a small town amid mountains of Dhauladhar range of Himalayas, it is also a jumping point for Para Gliding at the altitude of 2400mtr. Then we will visit a very ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva - Baijnath Temple and then a temple dedicated to Lord Shani - Shani Mahakal temple.
After breakfast, we will proceed towards Dharamshala (approx 60 km) via Maa Chamunda Devi temple. Dharamshala is known as "Little Lhasa" because of its large population of Tibetans & it being the abode of His Holiness Dalai Lama the religious head of Buddhism. In evening we will explore the night life of town and shop in the local market of Dharamshala.
After breakfast, excursion to Dharamshala/McLeodGanj – A great opportunity to understand the Tibetan culture and peaceful alternate hill station, visit to Gyuto Monastery and interact with young monks (subject to availability) afterwards a visit to Norbulingka Institute dedicated to the preservation of Tibetan arts & culture.
After breakfast we will leave for Katra (approx 250 km) it is a long drive so we will take some halts/temple visits on the way. After arrival we will check into the hotel and in evening either you can relax at hotel or visit the local markets.
After breakfast we will proceed to visit the Maa Vaishno Devi Shrine by helicopter from Katra to Sanjhi Chhat and then trek approx 3 km from helipad to reach the Devi Shrine. After Darshan of Maa Vaishno Devi take a downhill trekor reach Katra by helicopter. When we arrive back you have the remaining day for rest.
Today our entire day is reserved for excursion to Katra, we will visit nearby temples including Shani Dev temple and in the evening we will visit local markets in the area. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
After breakfast we will transfer to Jammu airport (approx 50 km) to board the flight to Leh to join the post Leh Tour program. On our arrival at Leh airport, you will received by our representative and later on transfered to the hotel for check-in, In evening we will walk around near to the hotel to acclimatize with the local climate.
Flight: Jammu – Leh, Dep: 10:55hrs Arr: 11:20 hrs
Dates & Prices
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Sacred Journey of Himalaya: Kedarnath & Badrinath Ji
Timing: May – July & Sep - Oct, 2019
Duration: 09 Nights/10 Days
Price on request...
- Balancing components of nature, different cultures & pilgrimage.
- Magnificent eye-catching ‘Golden Temple’ at Amritsar.
- Panorama view of Dhauladhar mountain range.
- Interactions with local mountain villagers.
- Visits to two Shaktipeethas Temples - Jwalamukhi & Brajeshwari Temple.
- Seek the blessing at Shani Mahakal Temple (dedicated to Lord Saturn)
- Opportunities to do the Homa at very sacred temple sites.