KASHMIR SPECIAL PACKAGE
Duration : 4 Nights / 5 Days.
Destinations : Srinagar - Sonamarg - Gulmarg - Pahalgam - Srinagar.
Srinagar Local Sightseeing
from Airport and, sightseeing The world famous Mughal Gardens
visiting the Nishat Bagh (The garden of pleasure) & Shalimar Bagh
(Abode of love), & The Chasme Shahi Garden, & Shankaracharya Temple.
after sightseeing check in Hotel / Houseboat,
after fresh up visit to Dal Lake and
1 hrs Sikara Ride on Dal Lake, after sightseeing back to Houseboat /
and overnight stay.
Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar
After breakfast Drive to Sonamarg, and full day excursion of Sonmarg
which is one of the most beautiful drive from Srinagar.
Sonmarg also called Meadow of Gold is located at a height of 2690
meters. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to Thajiwas
Glacier where snow remains round the year. Return to the
houseboat/hotel by evening for overnight stay.
A paradise on Earth, the name "Sonamarg" itself signifies its
beauty: The Golden Meadow. Set in a backdrop of snow capped
mountains and bright flowers, this place is sure to get your energy
flowing. Sonamarg, which means 'meadow of gold' has, as its
backdrop, snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. the Sindh meanders
along here and abounds with trout and mahseer, snow trout can be
caught in the main river. In late April when Sonamarg is open for
road transport, the visitors can have access to snow which is
furnished all over like a white carpet.
Ponies can be hired for the trip up to Thajiwas glacier a major
attraction during the summer months. However, there is need for some
stricter regulation to save the environment of the area from over
tourism. Litters such as plastic bottles, etc., are strewn all over
along the track.
Day 03 : Srinagar - Gulmarg (Onaway 2 hrs) - Srinagar
After breakfast drive to Gulmarg, it is also famous for world
longest cable car. This distance of 60 kms will covered in approx 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 enroute from Tangmarg
to Gulmarg is fascinating. One can also have a short trek upto
Khilangmarg which can be covered in about 3 to 4 hrs or enjoy the
scenic view of Kongdori on a Cable Car Known as (Gondola).
Sightseeing back to Srinagar and Overnight stay at hotel.
04 : Srinagar - Pahalgam (4 - 5 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Pahalgam. On arrival at Pahalgam check in
at hotel. Later enjoy the nature and admire the beauty of this calm
place and be in awe of the serene surroundings. Also visit "Valley
of Shepherds". One can also enjoy a pony ride to nearby places like
Chandanwadi (on a direct hire basis) or if you are an avid nature
lover you may take pleasure in a peaceful walk along the River
Lidder. Pahalgam is famous for some trekking routes also & is the
base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Overnight stay at hotel.
It is just 15 km away from Pahalgam in the Anantnag district of
Jammu and Kashmir. The name of the valley is inherited from the name
of the famous film Betaab of Sunny Deol and Amrita Singh as the
shooting was covered there. It is in the middle of Chandanwari
Pahalgam and is covered by the snow peaked mountains and lovely lush
green meadows making a velvety path. Come in this romantic valley of
Betaab and indulge in the romanticism of Pahalgam.
Located at a distance of 12 km from Pahalgam, this village is
surrounded by greens and behind the greens the tall snow topped
mountains raises their head giving it a more picturesque view.
Trekking to this place is very much alluring as the way towards it
will make you elated and from here also you can trek towards Kolohoi
Located at a distance of 15 km from Pahalgam it takes 40 mins to
reach Chandanwari from Pahalgam. As you approach towards Chandanwari
you will pass through the old Pahalgam town lined up by some
traditional kashmiri houses. Many waterfalls coming out of the
melted snow decorates the sides of the roads.
Day 05 : Pahalgam - Srinagar
After Breakfast check out hotel drive back to Srinagar and
transferred to Airport for onward destination.