Important Information: –
- Pre paid sim cards don’t work in J&K due to security reasons, post paid connection is must.
- In Katra for Pithu / Palki / Pony services Municipal Comittee Katra has fixed the rates and they are displayed on the rate card outside their booking office at Banganga. If someone is over charging above the listed rates its upto you how hard you can bargain.
- Yatra Slip for Mata Vaishno devi Temple is free of charge, do not pay anyone for the same.
- In Srinagar if you are staying at the Houseboat :- Shikara Ride are complimentary, do not pay for the same.
- It is not mandatory for guest to take ponies in Gulmarg & Pahalgam to visit all the important tourist spots, all the major tourist attraction point are in close proximity so you can walk it down. However if still you wish to take poly ride / sledging / rafting etc the rates the highly negotiable. Please bargain to your max.
- Sightseeing to Aru Valley / Beetab Valley / Chandanwari at Pahalgam will be by local taxi union only. Due to union outside vehicles cannot enter these places. The rate are highly negotiable if you wish to visit these places. You have to pay extra directly.
- For Shopping: –
Dry Fruits / Rajma / Basmati Rice / Handicraft / Woolens / Carpets / Saffron / Cricket Bats :-
Jammu :- Raghunath Bazar
Katra :- Main Bazar
Srinagar :- Lal Chowk / Boulevard
- For Kashmiri Wazwan Food :- Aadhoos at Lal Chowk Srinagar is the best place and Mutton Kebab at Gee Enn Bakers – Residency Road.
- For Vegetarian Food in Srinagar :- Krishna Dhaba is the best place.
- In Winters due to Heavy Snowfall , Vehicles can only go up to Tangmarg & from there Traveler needs to hire a chained vehicle on direct payment. ( Tangmarg to Gulmarg – 13 kms , approx chained sumo cost Rs 1500.00 one way)
Note: This is just a proposal; we are not holding any rooms as of now. Rooms are subject to availability.