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Amarnath Cave

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Sonamarg, Baltal, Kashmir | Baltal Amarnath Trek, Forest Block, Anantnag 192230, India
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One of best childhood memories...

We chose the route from Baltal. I travelled there in 2001, now there are better services. Due to it... read more

Reviewed yesterday
oindri m
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New Delhi, India
Good place but dangerous.

It was a very great experience going amarnath but very dangerous as the roads are too small also... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Sonamarg, Baltal, Kashmir | Baltal Amarnath Trek, Forest Block, Anantnag 192230, India
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Reviewed yesterday

We chose the route from Baltal. I travelled there in 2001, now there are better services. Due to it being monsoon season in India that time of the year when the yatra takes place, wear some good trek shoes. It was my mistake to wear...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was a very great experience going amarnath but very dangerous as the roads are too small also the temperature is quite low with 0% oxygen medical fitness is compulsory.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With God's grace, we got an opportunity to visit Shree Amarnath Cave last year July. We did not have advance registration, we went to Jammu for getting on-spot registration during the second/third week from the beginning of the yatra. However, advance registration is recommended. It's...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

On our 12 day tour,we reach at baltal(the starting point of Amarnath) on 4th day.On the next morning I start Amarnath Yatra by walking.After whole day I reach at the frontof the cave at 04:30pm.Then I see the shivling of ice and returned back to...More

3  Thank Anirban S
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Your some of the few luckiest person in India if you have done darshan @ Amarnath Cave.Out of 100 Cr Hinuds only 3-4 lacs each year gets the chance to visit this heaven & worship Lord Shiva

3  Thank abhi420
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice place .. u can go there with family or with your friends for darshan of bole baba .. chopper service is also available there . Or u can go up with the helf of horses etc

2  Thank Aakash D
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Some journeys are just journey but some are life changing experience and amarnath yatra is one of them. My registration date was 10 July. I started my journey from my home town jodhpur on 6 July to jammu and reached Jammu on 7 July.My hotel...More

17  Thank ravi0291
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This place is very amazing due to non- melting ice( this ice does'nt melt at all). This place was invented by a Kashmiri Man.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We had an excellent darshan of Shri Amarnath Ji in the first week of July 2017, fulfillment of a long cherished dream. Our experience --------------------- Day 1: We flew from Delhi, reaching Srinagar around noon. Our Car was waiting and we immediately started for Sonamarg....More

16  Thank Sivan63
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We took the trip from Helipad near sonamarg (Neelgrath to Panjtarni), no matter what time is your helicopter ride, go very early preferably by 6.30am. It takes around 2 to 3 hours to get the helicopter ride. From the place helicopter drops, you can take...More

5  Thank Sankarbe
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Anmol S
6 June 2018|
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Response from Anand_Pune_Travel | Reviewed this property |
Hi Anmol, More details are required. I presume you would be reaching Srinagar by flight and from there, you may be taking Baltal route. In my view, cabs would be available at Airport and near to the hotel where you plan to... More
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Jainex P
2 June 2018|
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Response from ravi0291 | Reviewed this property |
Amarnath yatra starts on 28 june and ends on raksha bandhan festival(raakhi). Means open hardly between 40-45 days. You must register yourself before yatra(check amarnath yatra official website for details). And you can only... More
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Sonika G
1 June 2018|
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Response from Anand_Pune_Travel | Reviewed this property |
Hello, This year the yatra is starting from 28th June. The best time to visit would be in first couple of weeks because of higher probability of lord darshan. As time passes, the lord swarup (Shiv swaroop), starts becoming... More
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