Vale of Kashmir – 06 Nights 07 Days

Tour Route: Srinagar, Gulmarg, Shikara Ride, Sonamarg, Thajiwas Glaciers, Manasbal Lake, Khir Bhawani Temple, Pahalgam, Awantipura ruins, Saffron fields, Pahalgam Lidder River, Mughal Garden Nishat, Mughal Garden Shalimar, are the highlights of this package.

Day 01: Arrival Srinagar Airport – Gulmarg
Arrival on Srinagar Airport you will be met our representative and drive directly to Gulmarg for 01 night stay. Gulmarg (8700 ft i.e. 2652 mts), Discovered by the Kashmiri romantic poet in the 16th century who was inspired with its grassy slopes covered with wild flowers. In winter Gulmarg looks more beautiful due to heavy snow fall. And turns into India’s premier Ski resort in winter. The Gondola Cable Car (optional) offers rides to the upland meadows of Kongdori and beyond to the top of Apharwat range to a height of 14000 ft for viewing the Himalayan Peaks in summer and for downhill skiing in winter. Overnight in Hotel in Gulmarg.

Day 02: Gulmarg – Srinagar – Shikara Ride
After breakfast at hotel drive to Srinagar .Check-in at deluxe houseboat. Later on enjoy the Shikara Ride on the famous Dal Lake to enjoy the beauty that God has graced this city, which is often compared to Venice. You will get a lovely view of some interesting places around the lake. Overnight stay in Deluxe houseboat in Srinagar.

Day 03: Srinagar – Sonmarg – Srinagar
After breakfast at houseboat leave for day excursion to Sonamarg which is the most beautiful drive from Srinagar. On the way you stop at many beautiful spots. Continue drive to Sonamarg 2690 Mtrs (Meadow of Gold). One can ride on horse to visit Thajiwas Glacier (on Pony) where snow remains round the year and Sonamarg is known as Gateway of Ladakh. Overnight in Deluxe houseboat – Srinagar.

Day 04: Srinagar – Manasbal & Khir Bhawani – Srinagar
After breakfast at houseboat drive to Manasbal Lake is located in the Jhelum valley, north of Srinagar city in the State of Jammu and Kashmir in India. The large growth of lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) at the periphery of the lake (blooms during July and August) adds to the beauty of the clear waters of the lake. Then visit the famous temple of kashmir Khir Bhawani is situated at Tullamula in the Srinagar district, it is an important hindu Shrine. The temple is associated with the hindu godess, Ragnya Devi. Overnight in hotel in Srinagar.

Day 05: Srinagar – Pahalgam
After breakfast at hotel transfer to Pahalgam. Pahalgam (2133 mts) also known as ‘The valley of Shepherds or Trekker’s Paradise. Pahalgam is the most famous place for Indian Film Industry. On the way visit Awantipura ruins, Saffron fields One of the most beautiful places on earth, the town of Pahalgam offers breath-taking views. One can just enjoy the town of Pahalgam trek to some of the most beautiful places on earth. En-route visit Saffron fields, Drive through the green pine forest and along the Lidder River. On arrival, Pahalgam check-in to your Hotel. Enjoy local sightseeing of Pahalgam. Overnight in hotel in Pahalgam.

Day 06: Pahalgam – Srinagar
After breakfast at hotel drive to Srinagar check-in and after refreshment at hotel continue your tour to famous Nishat Garden known as ‘Garden of pleasure’ built in 16th century (1633) by Mughal King Asif Khan. Then visiting Shalimar Garden known as ‘Garden of love’ built in 16th century (1619) by Mughal King Jehangir for his beloved wife Noor Jehan or (Mehr-un-Nissa). Overnight stay in hotel in Srinagar.

Day 07: Srinagar – Airport
After breakfast leave Hotel for Airport for onward destination with sweet holiday memories
End of tour

Package Cost
Cost Per Couple     Budget                   Standard            Deluxe
02 Person                Rs. 29500.00        Rs. 43300.00     Rs. 57000.00
04 person                Rs. 45000.00        Rs. 66400.00     Rs. 78200.00
Extra Adult Sharing room Rs. 5100.00 Rs. 6800.00 Rs. 7500.00
Child without bed (6 – 12 yrs) Rs. 2100.00 Rs. 3500.00 Rs. 4200.00

Cost Includes:
Accommodation of 04 nights on double /Twin Sharing basis as mentioned above.
Airport transfers by Non A/C Cab.
Sightseeing Tours/Excursion as per itinerary by Non A/C Cab.
Meeting & Assistance on Arrival by our Rep.
Daily Buffet/ fixed Menu breakfast and Dinner at Deluxe Houseboat in Srinagar.
Daily Buffet/ fixed Menu breakfast, only in hotel in Pahalgam and Srinagar.
Parking charges.
Shikara Crossings from Jetty to houseboat and vise versa

Cost doesn’t Includes:
Expenses of personal nature such as tips, laundry, telephone & table Drinks etc.
Any other SS tours not mentioned in the programme.
Airfare/ Train fare.
Pony Ride in Gulmarg.
Cable Car Ride in Gulmarg.
Any meals other then those specified in ‘Cost Includes’.
Any kind of insurance
Monument /Garden Entrance fees.