Duration: 09 Nights / 10 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Srinagar - Gulmarg - Pahalgam -
Sonamarg - Srinagar - Delhi
The beauty of Kashmir is legendary. Kashmir
Tour Package provides a journey to various picturesque places, like Gulmarg,
Pahalgam and Sonamarg. Package Tours to Kashmir includes various green
valleys, the lakes and the gorgeous houseboats. Tours to Kashmir will help
you to feel the culture and the tradition of the place.
Day 01 : Delhi - Srinagar
On arrival at Srinagar, you will be transferred to a Deluxe Houseboat. In
the late afternoon, enjoy a Shikara ride on the Dal Lake and visit the
Floating and Vegetable gardens etc. Also experience the walnut woodcarving
and papier machie making demonstration. Enjoy the dinner and spend overnight
in the Deluxe Houseboat.
Day 02 : In Srinagar
In the morning, get ready for a trip to the picturesque Mughal Gardens.
Visit Nishat Bagh or the Abode of pleasure, which was built by Asif Khan in
1632 AD. Asif Khan is the brother in law of the Moghal Emperor Jehangir.
Also visit the charming Shalimar Bagh or the Abode of love. Shalimar Bagh
was built by Jehangir for his wife Empress Noor Jehan. These gardens,
situated on the bank of Dal Lake, have the Zabarwan Mountains in the
background. The distance from Srinagar to the said gardens is near about 12
and 15 kms respectively. You can visit the carpet-weaving factory on the
way. Enjoy the dinner and spend the night in the Deluxe Houseboat.
Day 03 : Srinagar - Gulmarg
In the morning start for Gulmarg-the Meadow of Flowers, which is situated
at an altitude of 2730 mts. above the sea level. It will take 2 hrs to reach
Gulmarg, which is 60 kms far from Srinagar. Gulmarg has one of the best Ski
slopes in the world and the highest golf course of the world with 18 holes.
You can also enjoy the view of Nanga Parbhat, if the weather permits. There
is an opportunity to enjoy a short trek upto Khilangmarg. The trek can be
covered in about 3 to 4 hrs. Chair Lifts for mountain ride are also
available. Lunch will be carried from the Houseboat. Have dinner and stay
overnight in a hotel at Gulmarg.
Day 04 : In Gulmarg
Explore Gulmarg and spend the day by individual activities. Stay overnight
in the hotel in Gulmarg.
Day 05 : Gulmarg - Pahalgam
Leave Gulmarg after having early breakfast and drive to Pahalgam or the
Valley of Shepherds via Srinagar. Drive through the eye-catching Saffron
fields, visit Awantipura ruins, an 1100 years old temple of Lord Vishnu
built by King Awantiwareman. Drive through the green pine forest and along
the Lidder River. The total distance of about 140 kms will be covered in
about 4 hrs. After reaching Pahalgam, you will be transferred to the hotel.
Enjoy the lunch and dinner and spend overnight in the hotel at Pahalgam.
Day 06 : In Pahalgam
Spend the day in Pahalgam in a relaxed mood and stay overnight in a hotel
Day 07 : Pahalgam - Srinagar
Drive back to Srinagar from Pahalgam and you will be transferred to a
Deluxe Houseboat. Stay overnight in the Deluxe Houseboat.
Day 08 : Srinagar - Sonamarg
Go for a full day excursion to Sonamarg by car. The distance of about 83
kms will be covered about 2.5 hrs. Streamed with flowers and surrounded by
mountains, Sonamarg is also the base for some interesting treks to the high
altitude of the Himalayas. Drive back from Sonamarg and you will be
transferred to the Deluxe Houseboat for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 09 : In Srinagar
Enjoy the day by shopping and other individual activities. Stay overnight
in the Houseboat.
Day 10 : Srinagar - Delhi
After having breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport to catch a
flight for Delhi.