Helicopter Services for Amarnath Yatra 2011 – Website for online booking of Helicopter Services from Baltal and Pahalgam

Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, Jammu and Kashmir, has announced details about the Helicopter services for Amarnath Yatra 2011 which is from Juune 29, 2011 to August 13, 2011. Helicopter Services are available from Baltal and Pahalgam to Panjtarni. The Holy Cave of Amarnath is around 6 kms from the Panjtarni Helipad. The Yatris traveling till Panjtarni by Helicopter will have to travel the distance on foot or on Ponies / Dandies as may be available at Panjtarni. The booking has to be done with respective Helicopter operatives.
Fare Baltal to Panjtarni
One way fare is Rupees 2425/- for Adult – for children it is Rupees 1212/-
Baltal to Panjtarni to Baltal - two and fro fare is Rupees 4850/- for Adult – for children it is Rupees 2425/-
Fare Pahalgam to Panjtarni
One way fare is Rupees 3800/- for Adult – for children it is Rupees 1900/-
Pahalgam to Panjtarni to Pahalgam two and fro fare is Rupees 7600/- for Adult – for children it is Rupees 3800/-
Helicopter Operators for the Baltal – Panjtarni - Baltal Sector
Helicopter Operator 1
Himalayan Heliservices Pvt. Ltd.
104, 7 LSC, Madangir
New Delhi - 110062
Tel: 011-41649358/59/60
Fax: 91-11-41649357
e-mail: himalayanheli@vsnl.net
Helicopter Operator 2
Pawan Hans Helicopters Ltd.
Safdarjang Airport,
New Delhi – 110003
Tel: 91-0-9968686811
e-mail: gm-nr@phhl.co.in
Helicopter Operator for the Pahalgam – Panjtarni - Pahalgam Sector
Global Vectra Helicorp Ltd,
221, 2nd floor,
Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase- III,
New Delhi- 110020
Tel: 91-11-46433300
Fax: 91-11-46539333
e-mail: globalhelicorp.vsnl.net
Yatris interested in availing the Helicopter services to travel from Baltal / Pahalgam to Panjtarni and back can book their seats with the respective Operators as indicated above.
Advance Booking for Helicopter Service, expected to commence shortly, can be done online via the websites of the respective Operators or through their nominated Agents whose details would be available on the concerned Operator’s website.