How to Reach Kashmir | Traveling to Kashmir

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By Air

Srinagar – the summer capital of the start of Jammu & Kashmir – situated at altitude of 5500 feet has a pleasant climate neither too hot nor too cold . it is well connected with rest of the country with all major airlines like air india , kingfisher , jet airways , jet – lite , spice – jet , go – air and indigo who operate daily flight to Srinagar

Srinagar International Airport ( 14 km from the city ) : Srinagar has a new international airport capable of handling a large numbers of incoming and outgoing flight . this boosts tourism to this romantic , enchanting , idyllic yet lively valley

By Rail up to Jammu

Jammu & Kashmir is connected to the rest of the country by Jammu Tawi and Udhampur railway stations receiving number of regular train and holiday and festival specials from major towns of the country . kashmir valley receives most of the tourists by rail / road through 293 km long jammu – Srinagar national highway . These trains operate to Jammu Tawi and Udampur .

By Road from Jammu to Kashmir valley

These is every mode of road transport available at the Jammu railway station , tourist reception center , the general bus stand , the j&k state road transport corporation coaches , private coaches , taxis of every make and model the route to the valley is a scenic one and passes through kud , patni top , banihal and the jawahar tunnel . the transport rates are fixed officially and can be verified. The hilly journey from Jammu to Srinagar takes 8-12 hours and enroute there are eating places like pida famous for the local specialty rajma – chawal , Ramban for patisa prepared in desi ghee, private hotels and tourist for rest and relaxation.

How to Reach Ladakh ?

Daily flights to Leh are run by Indian and Jet Airways from Delhi, Srinagar, Jammu and elsewhere. These are, however, subject to inclement weather and may be cancelled at any time, keep your schedule flexible. Altitude sickness is also a worry given the altitude.

Buses run directly to Leh from either Manali or Srinagar. Enroute to Leh one can stop in a number of places , most will get off in Keylong , the administrative center for Lahaul. Overlooking Keylong is the Kardang monastery. This is the choice that most travelers will want to take due to the tense security situaton in Kashmir, however the road is only open from June to mid October due to snow fall. There are shared taxis from Manali which start early in the morning and reach Leh early next morning.

You can ride into Leh between June and mid-October (when the roads are open) on a motorcycle too. Bikers usually follow either of the 2 routes

  • Delhi -> Jammu -> Patni Top -> Srinagar -> Kargil -> Leh
  • Delhi -> Chandigarh -> Manali -> Sarchu -> Pang -> Leh

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Kashmir Pilgrimage Tours

Every year thousands of pilgrims from all over india visit the holy shrine in kashmir. The Kashmir Tour offers various kashmir pilgrimage tour packages :

Not only the helicopter tour packages, we also offer helicopter tickets only for Amarnath Yatra and Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine in Kashmir

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