Tour to Kashmir is an exotic journey on the verge of extreme
5 days |
4 Star Hotel
On Arrival Srinagar Airport and pickup and transfer to Hotel / Houseboats, After freshup, half day Srinagar sightseeing of the Mughal Gardens, Nishat Bagh & Shalimar Bagh. All the gardens are situated on the banks of the Dal lake. and visit to Shankra chariya Temple, and after sightseeing evening back to Houseboat. Evening Shikara ride back to Houseboat . Dinner and overnight stay in Houseboat.
After breakfast drive to Sonamarg 95 kms. from Srinagar. Sonamarg is also known as “Meadow of Gold” which coul drive from the spring flowers or from strategic trading position it enjoys. Horse Ride in Sonamarg, Sonamarg has a wild mountain beauty. Evening return back to Srinagar. Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel.
Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar
After breakfast, drive to Gulmarg (Meadow of Flowers) 2730 Mts. above sea level. The distance of 58 kms will be covered in about 1 ½ hrs. Experience Gondola ride (up to first level only). Gulmarg has one of the best Ski slopes in the world and highest golf course of the world with 18 holes. One can also have the view of Nanga Parbhat if weather permits. The view enroute from Tangmarg to Gulmarg is fascinating. after sightseeing back to Srinagar, and Overnight stay in Hotel.
Srinagar – Pahalgam (On way Approx 3 hrs)
After Breakfast Transfer for full Day excursion of Pahalgam called as “Valley of Shepherds”. In Pahalgam, Enjoy the nature & walk around the banks of River Lidder. and Visit to Aru Valley, Betab Valley and Chandanwari Sightseeing after sightseeing check in Hotel and Overnight stay
Aru Valley is a small yet self-sufficient scenic village located 12 km from Pahalgam. The drive up to the village is alluring too. The location of the village among the grasslands, make this place a tourist delight. It is reachable by walking along a mountain path. The village also serves as the start point for trekking to Kolahoi glacier. Another long trek for the serious trekker is to Sonmarg, which can be covered in 3 days! Besides, the valley is also known to be a good site for camping. Instead of taking the regular pony ride it is recommended that tourists explore the surrounding valley on foot to get a full sense of its beauty.
Located on the way to Chandanwari, the valley was named Betaab after the Bollywood movie by the same name! Earlier known as Hajan Valley, after the release of the movie, it was renamed as major part of the movie was shot here. Set amid picture perfect environs complete with snowcapped mountains, gurgling streams, colorful willow trees & the warm sun; making it an ideal for an artist’s canvas! The valley is a walk-able distance from Pahalgam. The crystal clear & chilly water of the stream bubbling down from the snowy hills is a delight; locals here drink this water too. Baisaran and Tulian Lake are few nearby attractions that can be visited.
Pahalgam to Chandanwari is easily accessible by taxi. From Chandanwari, pilgrims need to continue their Yatra on foot or pony, which will take at least 2 days to reach the cave and back, with an overnight stay in either Shishnag or Panchtarni.
Pahalgam - Srinagar
After Breakfast check out hotel and drive back to Srinagar and visit srinagar local market and free, Overnight stay in Hotel
Srinagar Airport Departure
After breakfast, check out hotel and drop to airport for the return flight.
Flight by planeFlight and transfer to the hotel
Wi-fiFree wi-fi in the reception, wi-fi in public areas