KASHMIR – THE PARADISE ON EARTH
Carved tectonically, the valley of Kashmir is a longitudinal depression in the great north-western Himalayan range, situated at an altitude of 1590 mtrs (5209) feet having latitude between 23-4′ and 37-6’ North and longitude between 72-31′ and 77-30′ East. A typical oval shaped valley with a parallel axis to the general direction of the bordering mountains like the Shivaliks, the Middle Mountains, the Pir Panjal, the Himalayas, the Zanaskar, the Ladakh and the Korakaram. It’s a breathtaking experience to visit the heaven on earth, from chattering mountain lakes, to naturalistic snow covered mountains, coolest airwaves to charming Dal Lake. Experience this paradise by visiting Kashmir.
Day 1: On arrival at Srinagar
Srinagar is the pride of the beautiful valley of Kashmir and famous for its lakes, dotted with the Shikaras and the Mughal Gardens. Transfer to Hotel/ Houseboat. Enjoy a luxurious ride in the Shikara to the Nehru Park in the evening.
Day 2: Srinagar
Experience the beauty of the Mughal gardens built by Emperor Jehangir. Visit the Shalimar Bagh, Nishat Bagh and other beautiful gardens located in the eastern side of the Dal Lake. Overnight in the Houseboat.
Day 3: Srinagar – Gulmarg – Srinagar
Proceed for a full day excursion to Gulmarg, a meadow of magnificent flowers (56 kms /2 hrs) situated at an altitude of 2730 meters. Take an enchanting leisure walk on the lush green meadows of these flowers with a backdrop of the snow capped mountains. One could take a pony ride or Gondola ride (rope way) to Khillanmarg. Return to Srinagar, overnight in the Houseboat.
Day 4: Departure from Srinagar
After breakfast, transfer to airport with sweet memories for the onward flight back home.
Assistance on arrival at Srinagar Airport
Airport transfers by non-A/c vehicle.
Welcome drink on arrival at hotel/houseboat
Breakfast and Dinner
Full day excursion to Gulmarg by non A/c vehicle
Shikara rides as mention in itinerary
Shikara transfers from Dal gate to houseboat or vice versa
Local sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary by non-A/c vehicle.
COST DOES NOT INCLUDE
Air and Train ticket
All inner line permits
Monument fees at all places.
All personal choices like video camera, tip, table drink, etc and any other miscellaneous charges which are not shown in the inclusions
Rooms are subject to availability and rates are subject to change.
Hotel Check in / Checkout time – 1200 Hrs