Srinagar is the main city and the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir ‘s Indian Union Territory. It sits on the banks of the Jhelum River , a tributary of the Indus, and the Dal and Anchar lakes in the Kashmir Valley. The town is renowned for its natural scenery, plants, coastline and houseboats. Pahalgam is renowned for its scenic scenery and is the jewel in the high Himalayas of the picturesque Liddar valley. This offers an perfect climate for activities such as camping , hiking, and fishing. It is also the starting point for the yearly pilgrimage to Amarnath’s holiest cave.
In the Baramulla district of the Indian Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, Gulmarg is a town, a hill station, a popular skiing destination and a notified zone council. In the western Himalayas, the town is situated in the Pir Panjal Range. The distance between Kashmir and Gulmarg is 43 Kms by road. Also, Gulmarg is an outstanding mountaineering destination. If you are a trekker, then it is a perfect opportunity for you to take the adrenaline rush to the next stage. Our professional guides plan exhaustive climbs to the peaks of whitewashed mountains, often during the winter season.
Day 1 : Arrival Srinagar / Mughal Gardens / Nishat Bagh (The garden of pleasure) / Pari Mahal
Departure from Chennai airport and then on arrival Delhi airport
Departing from Delhi airport and then on arrival Srinagar airport
On arrival Srinagar meet for assistance and transfer to hotel.
Afternoon proceed to visit of world famous Mughal Gardens visiting the Nishat Bagh (The garden of pleasure) and Shalimar Bagh (Abode of love), Shankarachariya Shiv Temple, Pari Mahal (Fairies adobe) and Ancient City tour of Srinagar.
Later enjoy ride on a Shikara ONE HOUR, a Kashmiri gondola to the watery vegetable markets and see the mountains mirrored in the lakes.
You will get a view of some very interesting places around the Lake. In the evening return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 2 : Gulmarg SightSeeings
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed for a picturesque drive to Gulmarg.
Gulmarg was discovered as a tourist destination by the British in the 19th century.
Prior to that, Mughal emperors vacationed in the Gulmarg valley which is about 03 Kms long and up-to 01 km wide.
It is exquisitely situated in a pine surrounded basin of the Pir Panjal range at an altitude of 2,730 meters above sea level and one of the most famous tourist destinations of Kashmir.
It also has one of the world’s highest green golf courses with 18 holes, as well as a clubhouse, which is a historical building. It is one of the most beautiful summer resorts in the valley.
It is also popular for its golf course during summer season and as a ski resort during the winter season, on arrival proceed for a picturesque ride of world-famous Gondola chair car (pay directly ticket charges) later visit famous Shiv mandir in Gulmarg.
Later check in to Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 3 : Gulmarg to Pahalgam Sightseeings
After breakfast, you will be driven from Gulmarg to Pahalgam.
En-route visit Saffron fields of Pampore, see the beautiful countryside, lots of rice fields, and Awantipora ruins on the way.
Later continue your drive to Pahalgam through the pine forest, the confluence of the streams flowing from the river Lidder & Sheshnag Lake which are famous for their scenic beauty.
On arrival, check in to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 4 : Pahalgam to Srinagar Local Sightseeings
After having breakfast, in the morning proceed for horse ride (optional) and enjoy the most beautiful scenic view of Himalayan Mountains.
About 11 km from Pahalgam, the Aru Valley offers eclectic view and calm environs to tourists.
Next, take a tour of the Betaab Valley, set amidst pine trees. It has been a favorite shooting location for many Bollywood directors.
Being at a walking distance from Pahalgam, this valley is the base camp for various adventure activities, such as mountaineering.
Being almost on the edge of the tree line, you will see trees giving way to alpine grasslands here.
Take a pony ride to one of the many beautiful spots around Pahalgam. (IN PAHALGAM, Pony Rides and Jeeps to be hired for Chandanwari or Aru Valley must be paid directly).
Later you will be transferred back to Srinagar. On arrival, check in to Houseboat for dinner and overnight.
Day 5 : Beautiful Memories with Srinagar / Gulmarg / Pahalgam
After breakfast, Morning you will be transferred to Srinagar airport on time to board flight.
Departing from Srinagar airport and then on arrival Lucknow airport .
Departing from Lucknow airport and then on arrival Chennai airport .
What ‘s Included
- We can provide stay for ( 2*, 3*, 5*, 7* )
- Solo Traveler
- Double sharing Rooms
- Suite Rooms
- Deluxe Rooms
- Royal Suite Rooms
- Home stay
( as per requirement )
- From Trip start to till end the Tour Guide will be take care
- Local Speaking Guide – ( English,Tamil,Hindi,Telugu & Malayalam ) *
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- Chennai to Chennai Transports*
- All local vehicle transport
All Taxes & Fees, Cocktail Parties, Water Sports Activities, Trekking, Camping
- Domestic Flights
- Travel Insurance
- As per Customer Request
Srinagar, a city located in the Kashmir zone of the Indian subcontinent, is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir Union Territories (Jammu is the winter capital), northern India. The town sits on the banks of the Jhelum River in the Vale of Kashmir at an elevation of 5,200 feet (1,600 metres).
There were many names granted to Srinagar during ancient times. There are some historical documents that state that King Pravarasena II founded the city nearly 2000 years ago and called it Pravasenpur.
Pahalgam is famous for its spectacular scenery and is the gem of the picturesque Liddar valley in the high Himalayas. It provides an excellent atmosphere for activities such as camping, hiking, and fishing. It is also the starting point of the annual pilgrimage to the holiest cave of Amarnath.
There is enough snowfall for you to make your own snowman from December-end to mid-February! As the temperature will drop down to 4 degrees Celsius, make sure that you pack heavy woolens.
March to June: the summer season in Gulmarg is not just those months, but also the peak tourism season here.