Description - Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival
Arrival Srinagar, meeting/greeting upon arrival & instant transfer with assistance to Dlx. Houseboat. PM: Free to relax to enjoy the scenic views of mountain ranges around Dal-lake. Dinner & overnight in Deluxe Houseboat.
Day 02: Srinagar-Gulmarg-Srinagar (122 kms.)
Leave after breakfast for full day excursion to Gulmarg, lies in the west of Srinagar at a distance of 56 kms. On an altitude of 2730 mts, above sea level, snow caped mountains are all around one can even have a view of Nanga Parbat on a clear sunny day. It is premier winter sports Ski resorts for Skiers with one of the world's highest 18 hole golf courses. For joy seekers, cable car presently upto Khilanmarg & is Asia's long run cable ride appox.5 kms. Evening return back to Dlx. Houseboat/Hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 03: Srinagar -Local Sightseeing (27 kms.)
AM: Boat ride by (Shikara) to Explore the Dal-lake, Waterways, Back waters, Canals, Floating Gardens, Vegetable Gardens, Water Lilies, Lotus Flowers, Easily accessible Mobile Venders, Floating Handicraft Centre & inherited lifestyle of people living inside the Lake since decades. Return back to Dlx. Houseboat/Hotel for lunch. PM: Visit to Cheshma Shahi, Nishat, Shalimar collectively known as the Mughal Gardens are contribution of the great Mughal laid out in the 16th century & these fall along the bank of Dal-lake in the heart of Srinagar city & Shankaracharya Temple located on a hillock, thus providing panoramic view entire City, along with famous Dal-lake & river Jehlum, enroute visiting handloom centre famous for production of pashmina / Shahtoos shawls & world over reckoned carpets, evening return back to Dlx. Houseboat/Hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 04: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Srinagar (192 kms.)
Leave after breakfast for full day excursion tour to Pahalgam 96 kms. In the south-east of Srinagar situated at an altitude of 2130 mts. above sea level. It is Kashmir's most popular resort surrounded by high mountains , dense forests, high mountain altitude lakes , it also offers 9 hole golf course, Skiing, pony trails, Angling,(rainbow & brown trout's) horse ridding, trekking (both hard & soft) & various places of interest in & around like Aru valley, Lidderwat valley, Kolhai Glacier, Shesh Nag, Chandanwari(route to Amarnath ji Holy cave), Baisam & Mamil famous for 9th century old(Shiva Temple) Thus happens to be a preferred spot among domestic tourist. Evening back to Dlx.Houseboat / Hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 05: Srinagar-City Tour (27 kms.)
AM: Tour of Srinagar city (Old /New City) to visit Shah Hamadan Mosque, Jamai Masjid, View of Hari Parbat Fort & local bazaars, return back to Dlx. Houseboat for lunch. PM: Free for personal activities. / At Leisure
Day 06: Srinagar-Sonamarg-Srinagar (170 kms.)
Leave after breakfast for full day excursion to Sonamarg "Meadow of Gold" 85 kms from Srinagar in the north-east of Srinagar at an altitude of 3000 mts,above sea level. The place offers incredible scenic beauty (while driving to Sonamarg) dense forests, gigantic mountains the place itself is a popular resort for mountaineers, rock climbers, besides an important halt on to Kargil(Ladakh) & provides the ideal base for various trekking routes, high mountain lakes, Glaciers & Shri Amarnath ji Holy Cave. Evening return back to Dlx. Houseboat / Hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 07: Srinagar-Departure.
Morning free till departure transfer for Srinagar airport to board the scheduled flight for onward destination.