Set like a jeweled crown on the map of India, Kashmir is a multi-faceted diamond, changing its hues with the seasons - always extravagantly beautiful. Two major Himalayan ranges, the Great Himalayan Range and the Pir Panjal, surround the landscape from the north and south respectively. They are the source of great rivers, which flow down into the valleys, forested with orchards and decorated by lily-laden lakes.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Srinagar
Pick up from Srinagar Airport and move to hotel. Start you day for sight scene of the famous places in Srinagar. Shankaracharya Temple, Cheshma Shahi “Royal Spring”, Pari Mahal palace of the fairies. Nishat Garden “Garden of Pleasure, Shalimar “Garden of Love, drive along the Lake side on Boulevard on return visit a local handicrafts Emporium for hand-knotted specialty Silken carpets, shawls, jewelry ornaments. Dinner and overnight stay in the Houseboat.
Nishat Garden Located in Srinagar, Nishat Bagh was built by Asaf Khan, Empress Nur Jahan's brother. Nishat is celebrated for its stately chinar (plane) trees, imported to ...
Nishat Bagh, Srinagar, Jammu and Kasmir, India
, Srinagar Houseboat
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Day 2: Srinagar To Gulmarg Return Back To Srinagar
After breakfast drive to Gulmarg “Meadow of Flowers” 2730 meters above sea level. The distance of 60 kms will be covered in about 2 hrs. Gulmarg has one of the best Ski slopes in the world and highest golf course of the world with 18 holes. One can also have the view of Nanga Parbhat if weather permits. The view en-route from Tangmarg to Gulmarg is fascinating. One can also have a short trek up to Khilangmarg which can be covered in about 3 to 4 hrs or enjoy the scenic view of Kongdori on a Cable Car known as (Gondola). Dinner and overnight at the Hotel at Srinagar.
Gulmarg Gondola is one of the most prominent attractions of the world. It is the only cable car system in Asia which travels up a height of 13,500 feet above sea level.
Gulmarg Ski Area, Gulmarg 193403, India
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Travel from Srinagar Houseboat to Srinagar
Day 3: Srinagar To Pahalgam
After breakfast drive to Pahalgam “Valley of Shepherds”. On arrival check in at hotel. In Pahalgam enjoy the nature and admire the beauty of this quiet place and be in awe of the serene surroundings. 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 the base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.
Amarnath - One of the holy trinity, Shiva is a living god. The most sacred and most ancient book of India, the Rig Veda evokes his presence in its hymns, Vedic Myths, rituals ...
Amarnath Temple , srinagar
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Travel from Srinagar to Pahalgam
Day 4: Pahalgam To Srinagar
After breakfast drive to Srinagar with beauty of Kashmir all the way with you. Reach at hotel in Srinagar. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.
Travel from Pahalgam to Srinagar
Day 5: Srinagar To Sonomarg Back To Srinagar
After breakfast leave with full day excursion for Sonamarg “The meadow of gold. Situated at an altitude of 9000 feet. Sonamarg is at a distance of 84 Kms from Srinagar. Sonamarg lies in Sindh Valley streamed with flowers and surrounded by mountains. The place also the base for some interesting treks to the high altitude of Himalayan Lake. Ponies can be hired for the trip up to Thajiwas glacier, which is a major local attraction during the summer. Back to Srinagar. Overnight stay in Hotel.