This is an itinerary popular with holiday travelers that combines three most visited destinations of Kashmir i.e. Srinagar (Lakes, Houseboats), Gulmarg (Himalayan views) and Pahalgam (Riverside Himalayan beauty) for guests looking to arrive at Jammu and depart from Srinagar.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrive At Srinagar - Gulmarg
Arrive at Srinagar (5000+ ft asl) and transfer to Gulmarg (50 kms - 1.5 hrs - 8000+ ft asl). Enjoy close range snow-peak views. Walking to local markets in the evening.
Day 2: Gulmarg Gondola Visit Possible Excursion To Khilanmarg
Go for famous Gondola Ride (Cable Car. Online booking in advance is recommended), Asia's highest and longest cable car. Its a two-stage rope-way. The first stage transfers from Gulmarg to Kongdoori Station. The second stage takes skiers to a height of 3,747 m (12,293 ft). The timing of the Gondola is 10 AM to 5 PM (It's highly dependent upon the weather at both stages). Return in the afternoon to enjoy Pony ride and walking around the area or visit Khilanmarg (a picnic spot nearby) a fragrant valley, full of color and charm).
Khilanmarg is a small valley, which is the site for Gulmarg's winter ski runs. Carpeted with flowers in the spring season, the meadow offers beautiful views the surrounding ...
Khilanmarg Nomadic Colony, Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir 193403
Day 3: Gulmarg - Sonamarg
Transfer to Sonamarg (135 kms - 4.5 hours). Guests interested in activities may take a 12 kms detour enroute from Ganderbal towards Manasbal lake for water-sports. A visit to Khir-Bhawani temple and Naranag temples en-route around Ganderbal is possible.
Mattan Temple is a famous Hindu religious site located very near to Pahalgam. This temple was once an important pilgrimage seat of Kashmiri Pundits. It has beautiful Shiva ...
Suriya Mandir Rd, Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir 192125
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Travel from Sonamarg to Pahalgam
Day 6: Pahalgam Sightseeing
Undertake sightseeing around Pahalgam to spots like Baisaran, Tulian Lake, Chandanwari (16 kms - 8000+ ft asl - close range views) where you can find snow even in summer, Betaab Valley and Aru Valley etc.