Defined by soaring mountain peaks, gorgeous valleys, meandering rivers and bewitching lakes, Kashmir is rightly called the ‘Paradise on Earth’. Pick this package to spend a few relaxing days in Srinagar, the quintessential hill station of Kashmir. Capture the splendour of the Mughal Gardens with a sightseeing tour of Shalimar Bagh, Chashme Shahi and Nishat Bagh. A visit to the sacred Shankaracharya Temple would tell you about the religious harmony among locals. Furthermore, you can buy authentic pashmina shawls and Mughal carpets at the handloom centre. Fun would never stop on this holiday as the Kashmir package also includes an excursion to the ski town of Gulmarg, where you can try golfing or enjoy a gondola ride to Khilanmarg Snow Point
Day 1 – Arrival at Srinagar
Arrive at Srinagar airport and get transfered to your hotel in Srinagar. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 2 – Srinagar-Pahalgam (90 kms) Approx 2-3 hrs
Today proceed to Pahalgam In the south-east of Srinagar situated at an altitude of 2130 mts. above sea level. It is Kashmir’s most popular resort surrounded by high mountains , dense forests, high mountain altitude lakes , it also offers 9 hole golf course, Skiing, pony trails, Angling,(rainbow & brown trout’s) horse riding, trekking (both hard & soft) & various places of interest in & around like Aru valley, Lidderwat valley, Kolhai Glacier, Shesh Nag, Chandanwari(route to Amaranth ji Holy cave), Baisam & Mamil famous for 9th century old(Shiva Temple) Thus happens to be a preferred spot among domestic tourist. Overnight at hotel in srinagar.
Day 3 – Pahalgam-Srinagar (90 kms.) Approx 2-3 hrs
Today proceed towards Srinagar, later in the day visit to famous Mughal Gardens, Nishat (Garden of Pleasure), Shalimar (Abode of Love) Mughal laid Out in the 16th century & these fall along the bank of Dal-Lake in the heart of Srinagar City, enroute visiting handloom centers famous for production of Pashmina/Shahtoos shawls & world over reckoned Carpets, Shankar Achariya Temple, evening return back to Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 4-Srinagar-Gulmarg ( 50 Kms )Approx 2 hrs
Today proceed to Gulmarg” Meadow of wild flowers” lies in the west of Srinagar. On an altitude of 2730 Mts. above sea level, snow caped mountains are all around one can even have a view of Nanga Parbat on a clear sunny day. It is Premier winter sports Ski resort For Skiers with one of the world’s highest 18 hole golf courses. For joy seekers, cable car up to Alapather via Khilanmarg by Asia’s long run cable car ride appox. 5 kms (at one’s own cost). Over night at your hotel stay in Gulmarg.
Day 5 – Departure from Gulmarg
Get transferred to Srinagar airport to board your flight for respective hub.
Due to the extremely strict security measures at the airport during peak season, guests are requested to leave for the airport at least 4 hours prior to departure. We are forced to enforce this rule as there are 4 security barriers to pass before reaching the airport. Also, there are regular traffic jams for a couple of kilometers outside the airport.