Kashmir Tours

Kashmir

Best of Kashmir (09 Nights 10 Days)

Day 01: Jammu - Katra:
Our services will start with your arrival at Jammu Railway Station / airport, you will be met by our representative and proceed to Katra. Check in at the hotel & relax. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay in Katra.

Day 02: Katra - Vaisnodevi Darshan - Patnitop:
After breakfast, start your Holy Journey to Mata Vaisnodevi Darshan. Trek to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine (14 kms), ponies can also be arranged by self {at your own cost} for the trek, return back to Katra late in evening/night, Mata Vaishno Devi temple is one of the holiest Hindu temples dedicated to Shakti and is the second most visited religious shrine in India after Tirupati Balaji Temple. Drive to Patnitop & Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Patnitop - Pahalgam:
After Breakfast, proceed to Patnitop from Katra . Patnitop is a hill top tourist location in Udhampur district on the National Highway 1A, on the way from Udhampur to Srinagar . Patnitop is a distortion of the original name of "Patan Da Talab" meaning "Pond of the Princess". In olden times a pond existed in the meadows and the princesses often used to have their bath here. 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 stay at Pahalgam.

Day 4: Pahalgam:
After having your breakfast the rest day is free at leisure or take a trip to Aru/Betab Valley/Chandanwari (at your own cost) overnight stay at Hotel in Pahalgam.

Day 5: Pahalgam - Gulmarg:
After breakfast check out from the hotel & drive to Gulmarg. (2440 Meters above Sea level) - it is one of the most beautiful hill station in this world and also called meadows of flower. It has world highest golf course and Gulmarg is also famous for winter sports skiing etc. On arrival, Gulmarg check-in to your Hotel .Afternoon enjoy sightseeing of Gulmarg also enjoy Gondola ride (Cable car, own cost) from Gulmarg to Khilan. Overnight stay in Gulmarg.

Day 06: Gulmarg - Srinagar:
After breakfast check out from the hotel & drive to Srinagar . Arrive Srinagar & check in your hotel / houseboat. Evening enjoy shikara ride tour which will cover Charchinar, Floating Gardens , Canals etc. Overnight Srinagar.

Day 07: Srinagar:
Today enjoy half day sightseeing tour of Srinagar visit- World Famous Mugal Gardens covering the Nishat Bagh ( The Garden of Pleasure ) built by Asif Jahan in 1636 AD and Shalimar Bagh ( Adobe of Love) built by Mugal Emperor Jahangir for his beloved wife Nur Jahan in 1619 AD. Overnight in Srinagar.

Day 8: Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar:
After breakfast, full day tour of Sonamarg (meadow of gold), It has sheer scenic splendor. The metalled road - snakes through massive mountains laden with forests and firs. After a breath - taking journey from Srinagar you come across Sindh meanders that are abounded with trout & Mahseer. Onwards the valley opens up to a meadow. Ponies can be hired for a trip up to Thajiwas glacier( on your own costs) - a major attraction during the summer months. Sonmarg's importance lies in the fact that it is the last halt on the Kashmir side for the drive from Srinagar to Leh. You will be fascinated to see snowy mountains against a cerulean sky against its backdrop. Overnight stay in Houseboat

Day 9: Srinagar:
Sightseeing to Old city / Shankarcharya temple etc or free time for shopping around. Evening return back to Srinagar. Overnight stay in Houseboat.

Day 10: Departure:
Transfer to Srinagar airport for onward journey.

Tour cost on Request only.
This is a suggested tour. It can be tailor made to suit your requirements. Please contact us for a tailor made holiday.