Day 1 Arrival at Srinagar
Our representatives will meet you at the Srinagar airport on your
arrival. Thereafter, you will be escorted to the houseboat. After
resting in the afternoon you will spend the evening on a shikara ride on
the scenic Dal Lake and enjoy the sunset. For the night, you will retire
to the houseboat.
Day 2 Srinagar Sightseeing
The famous Mughal Gardens, including the Nishat Bagh and Shalimar Bagh,
will play your host for the first half of the day. After having lunch at
the houseboat, you will leave for a shikara ride on the charming Dal
Lake, often compared to Venice. The night stay will be at the houseboat.
Day 3 Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar
A tour of Gulmarg will keep you occupied throughout the day. It is one
of the most splendid summer resorts in the valley, boasting of the
highest golf course in the world. The resort is quite popular for golf
(in summers) and skiing (in winters). After enjoying the beauty of the
landscape, with the snowy clad mountains serving as the backdrop, you
can also take Gondola ride (cable car) from Gulmarg to Khalinmarg. You
will return to Srinagar in the evening and stay at the houseboat for the
Day 4 Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar
After having breakfast, you will leave for Sonamarg, the Gateway to
Ladakh. It is a delightful and pleasing drive from Srinagar, where you
will stop on the way to admire the scenery. You can also take a horse
ride to visit the Thajiwas Glacier, covered in snow throughout the year.
By evening, you will be back in Srinagar and thereafter, retire to your
Day 5: Srinagar - Pahalgam - Srinagar
The whole day will be spent in an excursion tour to Pahalgam. Known as
the vale of Kashmir, it is situated at a height of 2440 m. Enroute, you
will be stopping for a visit to Saffron fields, Avantipur ruins and
Anantnag sulpher spring. The picturesque Pahalgam is a quite popular
location for the Indian film industry. After enjoying the natural beauty
of the place, you will leave for Srinagar. By the evening, you will
return back to the houseboat and retire for the night.
Day 6 Srinagar Sightseeing
The morning will start with a visit to the revered Shankracharya temple
(a Lord Shiva temple). Apart from being a sacred shrine, the temple also
offers a splendid view of the Srinagar City and its lakes. The night
stay will be at the houseboat.
Day 7 Srinagar
The morning will be free to spend at leisure. In the afternoon, you
will move to the Srinagar airport for a flight to your destination.