Magnificent Kashmir

Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days
Destination Covered : Srinagar - Mughal Gardens - Dal lake - Pahalgam - Gulmarg - Srinagar

Day 1 : Arrive Srinagar
Arrive in Srinagar You will receive assistance on your arrival in Srinagar. Check in at the deluxe houseboat and relish the scenic view of mountain ranges around Dal Lake. In the afternoon, enjoy a boat ride on the Dal Lake in a shikara. Savour the scenic beauty of Kashmir as you see city life around the lake. Overnight on the houseboat.

Day 2 : Sonmarg
Trip to Sonmarg After breakfast, depart on a full-day excursion to Sonmarg, the Meadow of Gold, on the Srinagar-Leh road. A gushing river is the highlight of this meadow, flowing down from snowy heights into the dense woodlands of firs and silver birches. Sonmarg offers adventure in the form of treks, sledging, angling, alpine skiing and white water rafting. Enjoy a pony ride (cost to be borne by traveller) or leisurely walks around the meadow. Return to Srinagar. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 3 : Pahalgam:
Drive from Srinagar to Pahalgam (96 km/approx. 3 hours)After breakfast, proceed to Pahalgam, also called the Valley of Shepherds. On arrival, check in at the hotel. In Pahalgam, admire the beauty of nature as you walk along the banks of River Lidder. Pahalgam is also famous for some trekking routes and is the base camp for the Amarnath pilgrimage. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 4 : Day at leisure in Pahalgam
After breakfast at the hotel, you can explore popular attractions in and around Pahalgam. Places of interest include Aru Valley, Lidderwat Valley, Kolhai glacier, Shesh Nag, etc. (Cost of sightseeing in Pahalgam will have to be borne by the traveller). Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5 : Drive from Pahalgam to Gulmarg (112 km/approx. 4 hours)
After breakfast, transfer to Gulmarg, the Meadow of Flowers. Gulmarg is a famous ski resort and has the world's highest 18-hole golf course. Optional sightseeing includes a ride in the cable car to enjoy a scenic view of Kongdori (on direct payment). Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 6 : Return to Srinagar | Sightseeing in Srinagar
After breakfast, drive to Srinagar and check in at the hotel. In the afternoon, visit Mughal gardens Nishat (The Garden of Pleasure) and Shalimar (Abode of All). Also visit the Shankaracharya Temple. Go to the handloom centre, famous for the production of Pashmina shawls and carpets. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7 : Depart from Srinagar:
After breakfast, proceed to the airport for your return journey.