PLACES COVERED: Srinagar | Gulmarg | Pahalgam
One of the shortest and magnificent Kashmir tour packages, this tour will take you to some of the most beautiful places in Kashmir. Srinagar, Sonmarg and Gulmarg are some of the places that will be visited within this tour.
Over the 6 days of the tour, you will not only get to witness and enjoy the natural splendours of Jammu and Kashmir, but will also get to enjoy some of the most exciting activities within the state. Shikara ride in the Dal Lake, Pony ride to the Thajiwas Glacier, trek to Khilangmarg and several other activities will surely make this tour memorable and lively for you!
2 Hours Before Flight Time
Arrive Srinagar transfer to Hotel, Afternoon joins a sightseeing trip to Mughal Gardens visiting Nishat Bagh (Abode of pleasure) built by Asif Khan brother in law of Jehangir in 1632 AD. And Shalimar Bagh (Abode of love) built by Jehangir for his wife Empress Noor Jehan. All the gardens are situated on the bank of Dal Lake with the Zabarwan Mountains in the background. , Shankaracharya Temple and Hazratbal Mosque Overnight in Hotel.
Today post breakfast, drive to Gulmarg (Meadow of Flowers) 2730 Mts. above sea level. The distance of 56 km 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 a cable car ride which takes to the highest point.( Gondola first phase is closed as of now due to some renovation) by evening return back to Srinagar overnight at Hotel.
Today post breakfast, and drive to Pahalgam (Valley of Shepherds). Drive through Saffron fields, visit Awantipura ruins (1100 years old temple of Lord Vishnu built by King Awantiwareman). Drive through the pine forest and along Lidder River. The total distance of about 90 kms will be covered in about 4 hrs. Arrive and transfer Hotel. Evening enjoys walking around lidder river overnight at Hotel.
Post breakfast enjoy local Sightseeing of Pahalgam including Betaab Valley, Aru Valley and Chandanwari Glacier by afternoon return back to Hotel. After lunch enjoys Optional Rafting trip on lidder river or pony ride to Baisaran Valley overnight at Hotel.
After leisurely breakfast drive to Srinagar(90 Kms/2 Hours Drive) on arrival check in at Deluxe Houseboat, Afternoon visit old city which includes Shah Hamdan Mosque and Jamia Mosque, Evening enjoys shikara ride on Dal lake Visiting Nehru Park and floating gardens overnight at Hotel.
Tour concludes. The Samsara Holidays ensures a punctual Transfer and our driver will take you to the airport for onward destination.
|Srinagar||Hotel Taimoor or Similar|
|Pahalgam||Raina Guest House or Similar|
|Gulmarg||Hotel Gulmarg Inn or Similar|
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