PLACES COVERED: Srinagar | Sonmarg | Gulmarg | Pahalgam
On this eight days tour to Kashmir Valley, you will be visiting the paradise on earth and get to curate some of the most enjoyable, pleasant and everlasting memories of your life! Starting from Jammu, this wonderful tour completes a circuit through Sonmarg, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Srinagar.
Within the tour, you will be visiting, exploring and discovering some of the most popular attractions of Kashmir Valley. On the list, there will be picturesque gardens, enchanting lakes, fascinating mountains, historic places and lot more. Though a single tour, it will offer you the best of the scenic valleys and will surely make you fall in love with the charming views and vistas of Kashmir.
2 Hours Before Flight Time
Arrive Srinagar transfer to Hotel, Afternoon, join 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 overnight at Hotel.
Today post breakfast, enjoy a full day excursion of Sonamarg. The distance of about 88 km will be covered about 3 hrs. Sonamarg lies in Sindh valley streamed with flowers and surrounded by mountains. Sonamarg is also the base for some interesting treks to the high altitude of Himalayan Lake. The everlasting Thajiwas glacier, 3 Km from Sonamarg, provides a chance to enjoy a sled ride on Snow even in mid – summer. Ponies are available up to the glacier from Sonamarg overnight at Hotel.
Today Post drives to Gulmarg (Meadow of Flowers) 2730 Mts. above sea level. The distance of 130 km will be covered in about 4/5 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 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. After lunch enjoy Gondola ride on Asia’s longest run cable car project up to 13500 Fits 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), Visit Bat Manufacturing factory and Apple Valley, Drive through the pine forest and along Lidder River. The total distance of about 90 kms will be covered in about 2 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 by afternoon return back to Hotel for lunch. After lunch enjoys Optional Rafting trip on lidder river or pony ride to Bisaran Valley and Kashmir Valley overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Srinagar ( 90 km,3 Hours Drive) on arrival check in at Houseboat, After lunch visit Hazratbal Mosque, Shah Hamdan Mosque and Jamia mosque located in the old part of Srinagar. Evening enjoys Shikara ride on Dal lake for one Hour to view sunset overnight at Houseboat.
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|
|Sonmarg||Hotel Sonmarg Glacier or Similar|
Premium Packages & Delux Packages are also Available