- Tour Itinerary
- Cost Includes
Hotels : 3 star
Mughal Gardens& Dal Lake Shikara ride,SoneMarg; Gulmarg / Valey Views in Pahelgam and
Houseboat Stay in Srinagar
Day 01 Srinagar
Arrive Srinagar meet and assist by our representative and transfer to hotel. afternoon shikara ride on dal lake , visiting floating gardens , lotus gardens, vegetable gardens, back water of lake cruise will go through canals, also pay visit to papaer machi and wood carving handicrafts overnight at hotel.
Day 02- Srinagar- Sonamarg
Morning after breakfast full day excursion to Sonamarg ( Meadow of Gold ) 86kms , on the way one can enjoy the beauty of the Sind valley, Sonamarg is at a height of 2690mts above sea level,The blooming Valley has been chiselled over the ages by the mighty Indus river. Major trekking routes begin from here. Two Lakes – Gadsar and Satsar are on the periphery of Sonmarg . Sonmarg is sheer scenic splendour. The very way- metalled road snakes through massive mountains laden with forests and firs. arrive Sonamarg visit to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains through out the year, late afternoon return to Srinagar.
Day 03- Srinagar – Pahalgam
Morning after breakfast drive to pahalgam . 2 hour drive . pahalgam 98 km ( Valley of Shephards ) enroute visit . Pampore famous for saffron field , cricket bat factory ,apple orchids gardens Pahalgam is an idyllic resort located on the banks of river Lidder and Sheshnag.It is the base for several treks in the region and for the annual pilgrimage to the Holy Cave Shrine of Amarnath. The surroundings are ideal and allow for relaxation and leisure in the true spirit of traditional hill resort.,arrive transfer to hotel rest of day at leisure. Or one can visit to Basaran valley on direct payment is a large grassy meadow with small rolling hills
,it is a eye-catching meadow it is also an ideal campsite for trekker who want to move further to Tulian lake
Day 04- Pahalgam.
Morning after breakfast visit to Aru valley . The Aru valley is noted for its scenic meadows .It is popular among the tourist for it s peaceful environment and scenic beauty .the village is a base camp for trekkers to the Kolahoi Glacier .after that one can visit to batab valley.the valley got its name from flim Betab.the valley surrounded by lush green meadows, snow clad mountain and dense forest. Then to Chandanwari- the base camp for Amarnath yatra. Later drive back to pahalgam .rest of the day free for personal activities..enjoy pahalgam mall road .
Day 05- Pahalgam- Gulmarg 150 Km
Morning after breakfast drive to Glmarg 4 hour drive – ( Meadow of flowers ) at a height of 8 800 feet above sea-level . Here you will witness the beauty of the natural surroundings of Kashmir set out like a Doll's village, Gulmarg used to be a favourite hunt of the British in Summer and you will find the old fashion Hotels and shops in the village. Gulmarg has the highest 18 hole Golf Course in the World and has developed into a SKI Resort in Winter ..arrive transfer to hotel . rest of day free for personal activities .
Day 06- Gulmarg –
Morning after Breakfast Take a Gondola ride high above the meadows and snow covered slops of Apherwat and Khilanmarg mountains which provide a play ground for the skiing, pony ride and skating ( optional)
...rest of the day free for personal activities
Day 07- Gulmarg Srinagar -56km
After Breakfast drive to Srinagar 2 hour drive arrive transfer to hotel ;later local sightseeing tour of Srinagar visit Shankar Acharya Temple, their after visit to famous Mughal Gardens Nishat ( Garden of pleasure ) overlooking the crystal clear emerald green waters of the Dal lake then to Shalimar ( Garden of
Love ) Each one is more beautiful than the one visited before. You will walk along the terraced flower beds, past splashing of fountains and marble pavilions, with snow capped peaks of the Himalayas & Cheshmaashahi (Royal Spring .) and rest of day for personal activities and shopping
Day 08 – Breakfast at the Hotel. Departure Srinagar
- 7 nights Accomodation on twin sharing as per details mentioned below
- Daily Breakfast
- Dinner at Houseboat
- All transportation and sightseeing as mentioned in itinerary by Swift Desire