This is a short break itinerary that allows guests a quick glimpse into two most visited destinations of Kashmir i.e. Srinagar (Lakes, Houseboats) and Gulmarg (Himalayan views).
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).
The Shankaracharya Temple, also known as the Jyesteshwara temple or Pas-Pahar by Buddhists, is situated in the Zabarwan Mountain in Srinagar, Kashmir. It is dedicated to ...
Shankaracharya Temple, Shankaracharya hill, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmi...
Day 5: Excursion Around Srinagar
Full day excursion to Sonmarg (85 kms - 3.5 hours - 8500+ ft asl) and Baltal valley. Alternatively guests have an option to visit Manasbal lake (30 kms) where there are water-sports on offer. Back to Srinagar in evening.