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Houseboats of Kashmir Tour

(6 Days / 5 Nights)

(Srinagar-Gulmarg-Srinagar-Pahalgam- Srinagar)

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Srinagar is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir which is situated at an altitude of 1730 metres above sea level. Dal, Nagin and Anchar are the three main lakes in Srinagar. A unique charm of Sringar is its 1300 or more houseboats, the floating little hotels on the edge of the Dal Lake or in the secluded areas of the Nagin Lake. Many tourists are attracted to Srinagar by the charm of staying on a houseboat, which provides the unique experience of living on the water, with all the facilities of a luxury hotel. Enjoy your stay in the House Boats in Kashmir with Indo Vacations.

Day 1: Srinagar
In the morning arrive at Srinagar airport or railway station. Srinagar has been described by some visitors as the Venice of the East. This beautiful city was established by Emperor Ashoka some 2300 years ago. A unique charm of Srinagar is its 1300 or more houseboats, the floating little hotels on the edge of the Dal Lake. Upon arrival you will be met by representative and transferred to one of this house boat on Dal Lake. In the afternoon we have Shikara ride on Dal Lake and also visit the floating gardens. 

Day 2: Srinagar

Today we visit the famous Mughal gardens in Srinagar. In the Mughal gardens first of all you will view the Chashma Shahi. Chashma Shahi means the Royal Spring and is dedicated to the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. The spring waters are believed to have curative properties. After visiting the Chashma Shahi we visit the Nishat and Shalimar Mughal Gardens. Nishat is the larger of the two gardens and has an impressive plantation of Chenar trees on its highest terrace. Both the gardens are built on a symmetrical plan of central waterways with fountains dividing a series of gardened terraces. 

Day 3: Srinagar Gulmarg - Srinagar (about 120 km)

In the morning after having breakfast drive to Gulmarg, the meadow of flowers. The route from Srinagar to Gulmarg is fascinating. In Gulmarg you would be able to find European surroundings and 18-hole Golf Course. During the British Raj, Gulmarg hosted the Britishers and Europeans and these Britishers created a European hill resort. In Gulmarg while walking along the circular path you only have to look down to have a complete view of the valley and Srinagar. You can also have a fine view of Nanga Parbat, the naked mountain which is over 26,000 feet and dominates the entire region. Rest of the day at leisure in Gulmarg to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. In the evening drive back to Srinagar. 

Day 4: Srinagar Pahalgam - Srinagar (about 194 km)

In the morning after breakfast drive to Pahalgam. On the way we pass through pine forest and also visit the saffron fields. Pahalgam is the popular hill resort of the Kashmir valley. Pahalgam is situated at a height of 7,200 feet. The flora and fauna is good and the scenery in Pahalgam is captivating. It is from Pahalgam that the pilgrims often take a Amarnath Yatra. In Pahalgam one can have a walk to Baisaren, which is about 2 km from Pahalgam. A small village, set in pine and fir forest is pleasing and offers good view. After visiting Pahalgam we drive back to Srinagar.

Day 5: Srinagar

The day at leisure for shopping and other individual activities.

Day 6: Srinagar
In the morning transfer to airport or railway station for the onwards journey.

Tour Reservation
To get more information or to book this tour please submit the Query Form or send us an e-mail ! Your booking will be activated only after we get a reconfirmation from your side.

Our Services Include:          
         Accommodation in double room on twin sharing basis with bath and WC in the
            chosen category in the houseboat in Srinagar.
            American / Continental Breakfast.
            All Transfers and departures on arrival and departure by Indo Vacations
               representative.
            All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by Car with driver.

Exclusions:          
           Any Kind of Personal Expenses such as Tips, Laundry, Telephone Bills and Alcoholic
               beverages.
           Camera Fees (Still or Movie).
           Any Flight Charges.
           Monument Entrances.
           Unspecified Meals etc.

We always look forward for any changes in the itinerary as wished by you for your individual trip.
 

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