Holidays in Kashmir

Kashmir is an area on the northern borders of India and Pakistan; officially known as Jammu & Kashmir. Kashmir is famous for its natural beauty and has often been referred to as the 'Switzerland of the East'. The heart of the area is the fertile Vale of Kashmir (known as The Valley), which lies between the Himalayas and the Pir Panjal mountain range.


Day 01 : Arrive Delhi : (On arrival at Airport you shall be met by our representative, after meet and greet transfer to Hotel. Stay overnight at Hotel.)
Day 02 : Arrive Delhi to Srinagar : (Early Morning Check out from Hotel in Delhi - Reach the capital of Kashmir. Srinagar, the summer capital of Kashmir, stands on Dal Lake and picturesque Jhelum River. The more modern part of the city is further up the Jhelum River (above its famous seven bridges), which sweeps through Srinagar. Arrive Srinagar and transfer to Houseboat . And here they laid, with great love and care, Srinagar's many formal, water-front gardens, now collectively known as the Mughal Gardens. Afternoon Shikara boat ride . O/n Houseboat.)
Day 03: Sightseeing in Srinagar : (Sightseeing of the Mughal gardens , visiting Nishat Bagh built by Asaf Khan, the brother -in- law of Jehangir in 1632 A.D., and Shalimar Bagh built by Jehangir for his wife empress Nur Jahan. All the gardens are situated on the banks of the Dal Lake with the Zabarwan hills in the background. Late afternoon visit Shankaracharya temple perched on the hilltop with lovely views of the valley & old city. Over Night in the Houseboat.)
Day 04 : Srinagar to Sonamarg : (Full day excursion to Sonamarg (Golden Meadow). The distance of about 83 kms will be covered about 2-½ 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 Lakes. Enjoy horse riding upto Thajwas glacier and sledge riding on snow. Late afternoon drive back to Srinagar, overnight in Deluxe Houseboats)
Day 05 : Srinagar to Pahalgam : (The fifth day drive to Pahalgam. The total distance of about 96 km east of Srinagar, at an altitude of 2130m. The journey from Srinagar to Pahalgam will be covered in about 3 hrs. Drive through the pine forest. Arrive at Pahalgam (the valley of Shepherds) For the Sightseeing places - Chandanwari, Baisaran, Sheshnag Lake, Panchtani and transfer to hotel. After lunch, walk along pony trails with a magnificent view of the mountains. O/n Hotel.)
Day 06 : Pahalgam to Srinagar-Gulmarg : (Morning drive to Gulmarg, Full day trip to Gulmarg (the meadow of flowers) 2730 meters, above sea level. The distance of 56 kms will be covered in about 2 ½ hrs. For the adventure seekers Gulmarg is the ultimate destination for skiing. The skiing season at Gulmarg is from November to February. But in the Season of May to September easily can be seen the Valley of Gulmarg. You may easily hire the skis and sticks, snow boots, woolen socks, mufflers, windproof jackets, goggles, and caps. With all the equipments and the Ski instructors at hand it is the best bet to enjoy the holidays at Gulmarg. Enjoy Gondola or Horse ride in Gulmarg. Stay overnight at Hotel)
Day 07 : Gulmarg to Srinagar : (The next day morning free at leisure, afternoon drive back to Srinagar. Distance of 60 kms will be covered in about 2 hrs. On arrival in Srinagar, transfer to Deluxe Houseboats/Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.)
Day 08 : Srinagar to Delhi : (After the check out from hotel transfer to bus stand/airport for onward destination.)