Essential Points

  1. This year the Yatra is from 29th June to 7th Aug 2017.
  2. It is mandatory to obtain a Compulsory Health Certificate from the Authorized Medical Agencies without which the Yatra cannot be undertaken.
  3. Please visit the Shri amarnathji Shrine Board website for all information related to the Yatra.

Technical and General Guidelines:

  1. Once you login, the session stays active for 15 minutes. You must finish the booking in this time period.
  2. Do not use the back or forward button on the browser while booking the tickets, to go back please click Search Tickets.
  3. You can make only one transaction per credit/debit card for a maximum of 5 tickets in a span of 21 days.
  4. Tickets can only be cancelled after 24 hours has elapsed from the time of booking.
  5. Only Visa / Mastercard based credit / debit cards are acceptable, this  is valid for all banks except American Express cards.
  6. Once you have payed for your tickets, please ensure that you download the E-Ticket.
  7. Please note, the credit / debit card used for booking must be produced at the time of the issuance of boarding pass at Neelgrath. Without this boarding shall be denied and cancellation charges shall apply.
  8. Due to the high altitude nature of the holy cave, children below 13 years of age and senior citizens above 75 years are not permitted to undertake the pilgrimage.
  • A pilgrimage to the Holy Shrine of Shri Amarnath Ji is considered to be one of the holiest pilgrimages of our times.
  • One of the holy trinity, Shiva is a living god. The most sacred and most ancient book of India, the Rig Veda evokes his presence in its hymns, Vedic Myths, rituals and even testify to his existence from the dawn of time.

  • Legend has it that Shiva recounted to Parvati the secret of creation in a cave in Amarnath. Unknown to them, a pair of doves eavesdropped on this conversation and having learnt the secret, are reborn again and again, and have made the cave their eternal abode.

  • The annual yatra to Holy Amarnath Cave, situated at 13000 ft. above sea level will take place from 29th June to 7th August. The intending pilgrims are allowed to perform darshan from Ashard Purnimashi to Shravan Purnimashi. The Yatra start as “Chhadi Mubarak” and it end on “Rakhi day”


Crime Branch has issued a press release regarding issue of Fake Helicopter Tickets for Amarnath Yatra – 2017 by one Sanjay Bajaj / Kumar alias Siddharth / Sanju Bhai If anybody has purchased Helicopter Tickets from this Person or from any other un-authorized source then kindly report the matter immediately to Global Vectra (011 46433300) or Crime Branch Jammu