Srinagar is the summer capital of the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated in the Kashmir Valley and lies on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus. The city is famous for its gardens, lakes and houseboats. It is also known for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts and dry fruits.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01 : Arrive – Delhi – 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 02 : Srinagar – Sonamarg - 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 at HB / Hotel
Travel from Srinagar Houseboat to Srinagar
Day 03 : Srinagar – Pahalgam
Transfers from Srinagar to Pahalgam called as “Valley of Shepherds. Enroute visiting the Awantipura Ruins of 9th
Century & Mattan Temple Complex. 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.
Travel from Srinagar to Pahalgam
Day 04 Pahalgam
In Pahalgam. Day free to explore surrounding on own. Overnight stay at hotel
Day 05 Pahalgam – Gulmarg
After breakfast, transfer towards Gulmarg, called as “Meadow of Flowers” Gulmarg is 150 Kms from Pahalgam 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 (Gondola) Dinner & Overnight at the Hotel.
Travel from Pahalgam to Gulmarg
Day 06 : Gulmarg – Srnagar + Local Sightseeing
Transfers from Gulmarg to Srinagar. 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
Travel from Gulmarg to Srinagar
Day 07 Departure
In time transfer to airport to connect the flight for onwards destination.