Wonders of Kashmir

Code: ERQSR
6 NIGHTS - 7 DAYS
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PACKAGE HIGHLIGHTS:
⦁ In Pahalgam, visit Aru valley, betab valley and chandanwari (start point of Amarnath-yatra)
⦁ Mughal Gardens &Shikara Ride in Srinagar
⦁ Excursion to Thajawas Glacier, Sonmarg
⦁ Gandola Ride in Gulmarg
⦁ Assistance at airport and sightseeing tours by private vehicle
⦁ Start and End in Srinagar

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Bengaluru International Airport
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 3 hours before the flight.
INCLUDED
6 night accommodation in well-appointed rooms as mentioned below hotels or equivalent.
Sightseeing as per itinerary by private tourist vehicle
Drivers allowances, toll taxes and Govt. Service Tax
NOT INCLUDED
Air tickets and airport taxes
Supplement for Guide service as per the itinerary
Items of personal nature like laundry, phone calls, tips to guides / drivers etc.
Service Tax

NOTE:
Issued Boarding Passes for Gandola ride in Gulmarg are valid for the period of 03 Hours only, Visitors boarding between Gulmarg to Kungdoori (Phase 1) from 1400 Hrs. to 1600 Hrs. can stay at G2 Station till 1700 HRS Only and Visitors boarding between Kungdoori (Phase 1) to Apparwath (Phase 2) from 1400 Hrs. to 1500 Hrs. can stay at Apparwath (Phase 2) – G4 Station till 1600 HRS Only. Medium vehicle will be provided for 1-3 travelers and Innova will be provided for 4-5 travelers. Hotel Check in 1400hrs and check out 1200hrs

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Day 1: Arrival in Srinagar

Meet our representative upon arrival in Srinagar and proceed to your houseboat at Dal Lake. This place is famous for its lakes and the charming houseboats, Srinagar is also known for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts. The lake comprises a series of water bodies, including the Nagin Lake. One can take in the panoramic view of the mountains surrounding Srinagar from this lake. Kashmiri boats called Shikara, are used to explore the intricate maze of waterways on this lake. In evening, enjoy a Shikara-ride on Dal Lake. Overnight stay in houseboat.

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Day 02 : Drive from Srinagar – Pahalgam (90 kms / 3.5 hours)

After breakfast, proceed to Pahalgam, also called the Valley of Shepherds. On arrival, check-in at the hotel. In Pahalgam, admire the beauty of nature as you walk along the banks of River Lidder. Pahalgam is also famous for some trekking routes and is the base camp for the Amarnath Pilgrimage. Overnight stay at the hotel.

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Day 3 : Sightseeing in Pahalgam

After breakfast, enjoy panoramic views of Pahalgam town and Lidder Valley. Start with Aru Valley which is a small village, 15km upstream the Lidder River, The route is picturesque with ample campsites. This village is the starting point for treks to the Kolahoi glacier. Later, visit Chandanwari, 16 Km which is the starting point of sacred Amarnath Yatra. Chandanwari is famous for snow sledging on a snow bridge, enroute you can visit Hajan, an idyllic picnic spot and Betaab valley. Dinner & overnight in the hotel.

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Day 04 : Drive from Pahalgam – Gulmarg (140 kms / approx. 4.5 hours)

After breakfast,proceed to Gulmarg – ‘Meadow of Flowers’ situated at an altitude of 2730 meters, with lush green meadows of flowers with a backdrop of the snow-capped mountains. Check-in at the hotel upon arrival and enjoy dinner. Overnight stay in the Gulmarg.

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Day 05 : Gondola-Ride in Gulmarg | Mughal Gardens in Srinagar

After breakfast, enjoy local sightseeing of Gulmarg and Gondola-ride (cable car). Later, proceed to Srinagar and check-in at the hotel upon arrival. After noon, enjoy visit to Mughal Gardens – Nishat (The Garden of Pleasure) and Shalimar (Abode of All). Drive along the Lake side on Boulevard. On your way back, visit a local Handicrafts Emporium for hand-knotted silk carpets and shawls as well as ornaments. Dinner and overnight stay in Srinagar.

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Day 06 : Sonmarg Excursion

After breakfast departs for full day excursion to the Sonmarg, ‘Meadow of Gold’ on Srinagar- Leh road, a gushing river is the highlight of this meadow, flowing down from snowy heights into the dense woodlands of firs and silver birches. Glaciers pour down from this stream from the Himalayas on to the many camping sites in Sonmarg. A thick forest-cover of sycamore, alpine flowers, silver birch, fir and pine, Sonmarg offers adventure in the form of treks, sledging, angling, alpine skiing and white water rafting. Enjoy leisurely walks around the meadow. Return to Srinagar for dinner & overnight stay.

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Day 07 : Departure from Srinagar

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Srinagar airport for return flight back home.

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