KASHMIR HOLIDAY VACATION PACKAGES
Duration : 05 Nights / 06
Destination : Srinagar - Sonamarg - Gulmarg - Pahalgam -
Day 01 : Srinagar
Pickup from Srinagar Airport and transfer to Houseboat.
Afternoon Boat Shikara ride over the Lakes including visit to
Charchinar Floating Gardens, Vegetable Gardens and Islands.
Overnight stay at Houseboat
: Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar
After breakfast Drive to Sonamarg, and full day excursion of
Sonmarg which is one of the most beautiful drive from Srinagar.
Sonmarg also called Meadow of Gold is located at a height of
2690 meters. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to
Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year. Return to
the houseboat/hotel by evening for overnight stay.
A paradise on Earth, the name "Sonamarg" itself signifies its
beauty: The Golden Meadow. Set in a backdrop of snow capped
mountains and bright flowers, this place is sure to get your
Sonamarg, which means 'meadow of gold' has, as its backdrop,
snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. the Sindh meanders
along here and abounds with trout and mahseer, snow trout can
be caught in the main river. In late April when Sonamarg is
open for road transport, the visitors can have access to snow
which is furnished all over like a white carpet.
Ponies can be hired for the trip up to Thajiwas glacier a
major attraction during the summer months. However, there is
need for some stricter regulation to save the environment of
the area from over tourism. Litters such as plastic bottles,
etc., are strewn all over along the track.
03 : Srinagar - Gulmarg (55 Kms, 2 Hours) - Srinagar
After breakfast drive to Gulmarg (2440 Meters above Sea level)
- it is one of the most beautiful hill station in this world
and also called meadows of flower. It has world highest golf
course and Gulmarg is also famous for winter sports skiing
etc. .Afternoon enjoy guided sightseeing of Gulmarg also enjoy
Gondola ride (Cable car, own cost) from Gulmarg to Khilan.
After sightseeing evening back to Srinagar. Check in Hotel /
Asia's largest and highest cable car project lead to Kongdori
Mountain perched at an altitude of 3099.6 meters from the
resort situated in Gulmarg. A bowl shaped area, it is known
for its abundant opportunities for enjoyable sessions of
powder skiing and snowboarding. As a popular destination for
skiing, Kongdori has earned fame as one of the best Gulmarg
tourist places to visit. A lofty mountain that adjoins
Apharwat peak, Kongdori can rightly be called the skier's
Day 04 : Srinagar - Pahalgam ( 3 - 4 hrs ) Overnight in
breakfast drive to Pahalgam. Enjoy the nature and admire the
beauty of this calm place and be in awe of the serene
surroundings. Also visit "Valley of Shepherds". One can also
enjoy a pony ride to nearby places like Chandanwadi (on a
direct hire basis) or if you are an avid nature lover you may
take pleasure in a peaceful walk along the River Lidder.
Pahalgam is famous for some trekking routes also & is the base
camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage.
After sightseeing check in Hotel and Overnight stay Hotel
It is just 15 km away from Pahalgam in the Anantnag district
of Jammu and Kashmir. The name of the valley is inherited from
the name of the famous film Betaab of Sunny Deol and Amrita
Singh as the shooting was covered there. It is in the middle
of Chandanwari Pahalgam and is covered by the snow peaked
mountains and lovely lush green meadows making a velvety path.
Come in this romantic valley of Betaab and indulge in the
romanticism of Pahalgam.
at a distance of 12 km from Pahalgam, this village is
surrounded by greens and behind the greens the tall snow
topped mountains raises their head giving it a more
picturesque view. Trekking to this place is very much alluring
as the way towards it will make you elated and from here also
you can trek towards Kolohoi glacier.
Located at a distance of 15 km from Pahalgam it takes 40 mins
to reach Chandanwari from Pahalgam. As you approach towards
Chandanwari you will pass through the old Pahalgam town lined
up by some traditional kashmiri houses. Many waterfalls coming
out of the melted snow decorates the sides of the roads.
Day 05: Pahalgam - Srinagar
Early Morning after breakfast check out hotel and drive
back to Srinagar.
The world famous Mughal Gardens visiting the Nishat Bagh (The
garden of pleasure) & Shalimar Bagh (Abode of love), & The
Chasme Shahi Garden, & Shankaracharya Temple. after
sightseeing check in Hotel / Houseboat, after fresh up visit
to Dal Lake and 1 hrs Sikara Ride on Dal Lake, after
sightseeing back to Houseboat / Hotel and overnight stay.
Gardens which have truly changed the face of the Mughal Empire
is one of the most popular and the most visited tourist
attractions of Srinagar. During their rule, the Mughals began
to build several types of gardens in Persian architecture, and
the combination of these gardens is referred to as the Mughal
Gardens. The natural beauty of the place filled with lush
green grass and the scented flowers is a stress-buster and
pleasing to the eyes. The tourists who come here take long
strolls in the garden or sit and admire the beauty of the
Dal Lake, Srinagar Overview The jewel of Srinagar, the Dal
lake is synonymous to a visit to Srinagar and almost a visual
definition of the town. Spread over 26 square kilometres, it
is the most photogenic stretch of paradise on earth and
undoubtedly also the most sought after attraction. It is
situated in the midst of beautiful lush green mountains and is
the most pristine view of nature in all its glory.
Day 06 : Srinagar
After breakfast Srinagar Airport Drop for your onward
flight back home