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: Arrival In Srinagar
Upon arrival, meet our representative and take a transfer to the
houseboat/hotel. Spend the day at leisure on boulevard road which is one of the most famous tourist place in Srinagar and is situated around the Dal Lake surrounded by Zabarwan mountain ranges, enjoy Shikara ride in Dal Lake. Overnight stay in Hotel.
Day 02 : Srinagar To Sonmarg
The drive to Sonamarg is through the Sindh Valley which presents yet another spectacular facet of countryside in Kashmir. Situated at an altitude of 2730 meters, Sonamarg (‘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 months. Sonamarg is the base of a major trek that passes along several mountain lakes –Vishansar, Kishansar, Gadsar, Satsar and Gangabal. Sonamarg is also the take off station for the drive to Ladakh across the Zojila, a major pass in the Great Himalayan Range, through which the Srinagar-Leh Road passes.
Day 03: Srinagar -pahalgam
After breakfast, check out the hotel & proceed to
Pahalgam .Today you will be transferred by road to Pahalgam. Valley of Shepherds. Enroute you
will have a rare opportunity to visit the Saffron fields. Also visit Avantipura Ruins & Anantnag
Sulpher Springs if time permits and you feel like. Arrive and proceed to your hotel,
Day 04 : Srinagar To Gulmarg
After breakfast, check out the hotel and proceed to Gulmarg. Gulmarg ( Meadow of Flowers) 2730 Mts. above s ea level. The distance of 60 kms will be covered in about 1.5 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 enroute 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. Chair Lifts for mountain ride are also available. A must visit is the Gondola chair lift.
Day 05 : Srinagar To Airport (Departure)
After breakfast leave towards the airport. Because of security guidelines the passenger has to report at least 45 min prior to departure. As a result of checking and traffic it is always better to leave early.