When you are planning to visit Kashmir then this itinerary will help you to cover, Srinagar , Pahalgam and Gulmarg. You wil get the change to stay in traditional houseboat of Srinagar located on Dal Lake and enjoy shikara ride on lake
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Srinagar
In time transfer to airport to connect the flight for Srinagar. Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to Hotel. Afternoon 01 Hour Boat Ride on Dal Lake by a gondola Boat called ”SHIKARA” witness the ride on lake, called Venice of India & experience the aquatic life of Srinagar. Also see the scenic extravaganza of the Kashmir and enjoy the profusion of colors in the Paradise on Earth. While returning visit to the local crafts market and see the fine carved hand-made articles from Paper Machie & wood of a walnut. Overnight at the Deluxe Houseboat
Day 2: Srinagar - Sonmarg - Srinagar
After breakfast leave with full day excursion for Sonamarg. Situated at an altitude of 9000 Ft. Sonamarg – 84 Kms is also called as “The meadow of gold” has, as its backdrop, snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. The Sindh River that meanders through the valley abounds with trout and mahaseer. Ponies can be hired for the trip up to Thajiwas glacier, which is a major local attraction during the summer. Return for Dinner & overnight stay HB / Hotel.
Travel from Srinagar Houseboat to Srinagar
Day 3: Srinagar - Pahalgam
Transfers from Srinagar to Pahalgam called as “Valley of Shepherds. On arrival check in at Hotel. In Pahalgam, Enjoy the nature & walk around the banks of River Lidder. Pahalgam is famous for some trekking routes also & is the base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 4: Pahalgam - Gulmarg
Transfers from Pahalgam to to Gulmarg, called as “Meadow of Flowers” Gulmarg is 53 Kms from Srinagar at an altitude of 8700-ft. Gulmarg also referred as Meadow of Flowers is a famous Ski Resort & the world’s highest 18 hole Golf Course. The place was prominent during the British time. Enjoy the scenic view of Kongdori on a Cable Car Ride – OPTIONAL Cost (Gondola) & Overnight at the Hotel
Travel from Srinagar to Pahalgam
Day 5: Gulmarg - Srinagar
Transfers from Gulmarg to Srinagar. Enroute visiting the Awantipura Ruins of 9th Century & Mattan Temple Complex. In Afternoon, visit Mogul Gardens "Nishat" (The Garden of Pleasure) and "Shalimar" (Abode of All). Drive along the Lake side on Boulevard On return visit a local Handicrafts Emporium for hand-knotted specialty silken carpets, shawls, jewellery ornaments. Also visit Shankaracharya Temple. Overnight at the Hotel
Travel from Pahalgam to Gulmarg
Day 6: Departure From Srinagar
In time transfer to airport to connect the flight for onwards destination with happy memories.
Deluxe Houseboat in Srinagar
Nigeen Lake Opposite, Ashai Bagh Bridge Srinagar , Post box no :291 G.P.O - 190006, Srinagar Houseboat
Rajbagh Extension, Near Masjid Musaib, Dal Lake, India, Srinagar