India is a place that is renowned for its soul-stirring pilgrimage and therefore, attracts millions of pilgrims and tourists every year. One of the most revered pilgrimage sites in the country is the holy shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi, nestled in the scenic hills of Jammu and Kashmir. Embarking on this spiritual journey with Uttar Bharat Darshan, a tour package offered by IRCTC Tourism, not only allows devotees to seek the blessings of the divine but also explore the enchanting beauty of northern India.
This 11-day and 10-night tour is thoughtfully designed to offer you a memorable and hassle-free travel experience. Right from the moment you step aboard the comfortable and well-equipped train at the departure point, your journey will be accompanied by expert guides and a well-organized itinerary.
The first destination of this beautiful journey is Rishikesh, India’s spiritual capital. Two of the most renowned sites here are Ram Jhula and Triveni Ghat that are sure to fascinate the tourists. From Rishikesh, the journey will proceed to the holy city associated with the revered river Ganga, Haridwar. Here, devotees can offer prayers at Bharat Mata Devi temple, Har ki Pauri and attend the mesmerizing Ganga aarti in the evening. From here the tour will depart to Katra. The next day the train will arrive in Katra and halt for a holy darshan at the illustrious Mata Vaishno Devi Temple. The picturesque town is nestled amidst the majestic Trikuta Mountains and offers a serene ambiance that is perfect for introspection and spiritual contemplation. In this pious region, the air is filled with devotion, and the chants of “Jai Mata Di” reverberate through the mountains, creating an atmosphere of divine energy. Reaching the holy cave, pilgrims are welcomed by the mystical aura that surrounds it. The cave houses three natural rock formations, known as the Pindis, representing the three forms of the Goddess – Maha Kali, Maha Lakshmi, and Maha Saraswati. Devotees offer their prayers and seek the blessings of Mata Vaishno Devi, believing that their wishes will be fulfilled.
After the spiritual experience at Vaishno Devi, the Uttar Bharat Darshan continues to other significant destinations in northern India. The tour includes visits to iconic places like the Golden Temple in Amritsar, the Wagah Border, where the daily border ceremony between India and Pakistan takes place, followed by the religious cities of Mathura and Vrindavan. The tour then proceeds to the historic city of Agra where passengers can feast their eyes on the magnificent Taj Mahal. The final stop on this enriching trip is the city of Ayodhya where pilgrims can pay their respects at Ram Janmabhoomi Temple, visit the Sarayu River and finally head back to Kolkata.
Throughout the trip, IRCTC Tourism ensures comfortable accommodation and delectable meals, allowing the tourists to focus on their spiritual journey and enjoy the sights and sounds of northern India. The experienced guides will provide insights into the historical and cultural significance of each destination, making the entire trip an enriching and enlightening experience.
Mata Vaishno Devi with Uttar Bharat Darshan offers a unique blend of spirituality, natural beauty, and cultural exploration. It allows you to embark on a soul-stirring pilgrimage to the holy shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi while also immersing yourself in the diverse tapestry of northern India. With IRCTC Tourism’s impeccable services and well-planned itineraries, this journey becomes an unforgettable experience, leaving you with a sense of peace, fulfillment, and a deeper connection with the divine. Can’t wait to book this 11 days and 10 nights tour? Package starts at Rs. 17,700 only. To know more about the Jammu Vaishno Devi tour package, Agra tour package, Ayodhya tour package, Golden Temple tour package, visit the official website on www.irctctourism.com.
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