07 Nights / 08 Days
COVERED PLACES : JAMMU » KATRA » PAHALGAM » GULMARG » SONAMARG » SRINAGAR
Day 01: Arrive – Jammu – Katra Arrive Jammu by Train OR by Air. Meet and assist on arrival at Railway Station or at Airport and proceed straight to Katra by Car .Arrive Katra and check in at Hotel.
Day 02: In Katra Early morning after breakfast, proceed for visit to “Mata Vaishnodevi” Darshan. Onward to Bhawan by foot or Ponies (to be arranged directly) OR by Chopper. After darshan, leave by Chopper / Ponies for Katra back. After Darshan, Check in at Hotel for Rest. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 03: Katra – Pahalgam Transfers from Katra to Pahalgam called as “Valley of Shepherds. Enroute visiting the Awantipura Ruins of 9th Century & Mattan Temple Complex. On arrival check in at Hotel. In Pahalgam, Enjoy the nature & walk around the banks of River Lidder. Pahalgam is famous for some trekking routes also & is the base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 04: Pahalgam In Pahalgam. Day free to explore surrounding on own. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05: Pahalgam – Gulmarg After breakfast, transfer towards Gulmarg, called as “Meadow of Flowers” Gulmarg is 150 Kms from Pahalgam at an altitude of 8700-ft. Gulmarg also referred as Meadow of Flowers is a famous Ski Resort & the world’s highest 18 hole Golf Course. The place was prominent during the British time. Enjoy the scenic view of Kongdori on a Cable Car Ride – OPTIONAL (Gondola) Dinner & Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 06: Gulmarg – Srinagar + Local Sightseeing Transfers from Gulmarg to Srinagar. In Afternoon, visit Mughal Gardens “Nishat” (The Garden of Pleasure) and “Shalimar” (Abode of All). Drive along the Lake side on Boulevard On return visit a local Handicrafts Emporium for hand-knotted specialty silken carpets, shawls, jewellery ornaments. Also visit Shankaracharya Temple. Evening, enjoy 01 Hour Boat Ride on Dal Lake by a gondola Boat called ”SHIKARA” witness the ride on lake, called Venice of India & experience the aquatic life of Srinagar. Also see the scenic extravaganza of the Kashmir and enjoy the profusion of colors in the Paradise on Earth. While returning visit to the local crafts market and see the fine carved hand-made articles from Paper Machie & wood of a walnut. Overnight at the Deluxe Houseboat.
Day 07: Srinagar – Sonamarg – Srinagar After breakfast leave with full day excursion for Sonamarg. Situated at an altitude of 9000 Ft. Sonamarg – 84 Kms is also called as “The meadow of gold” has, as its backdrop, snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. The Sindh River that meanders through the valley abounds with trout and mahaseer. Ponies can be hired for the trip up to Thajiwas glacier, which is a major local attraction during the summer. Return for Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 08: Departure In time transfer to Srinagar Airport / Jammu to connect the flight / train for onwards destination. Tour Ends with Sweet Memories :-
06 Nights accommodation on Twin Sharing / MAP Basis on the above mentioned Hotels / HB. 01 Indica (02 Pax) Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for Arrival & Departure from Jammu Airport / R. Station to Hotel & vice versa 01 Indica (02 Pax) Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for transfers from Jammu – Katra – Pahalgam – Gulmarg – Srinagar & back 01 Indica (02 Pax) Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for Full day trip to Mughal Gardens & Shankaracharya temple 01 Indica (02 Pax) Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for Full day excursion trip to Sonamarg 01 Hour Boat (Shikara) Ride on Dal Lake – Srinagar (04 Person to 01 Boat) Welcome drink on arrival All applicable taxes.
Exclusions: Air-fare Travel insurance Personal expenses Laundry charges Guide charges Entrance fees