Himalayan Valley of Kashmir is known all over the world for its
beauty and charm. The State of
Jammu and Kashmir is not merely the
Vale of Kashmir but it
is a very large state, only slightly smaller than the British
islands. Kashmir is also known as as the Switzerland of Asia. It is
simply a paradise on the earth. Kashmir has been one of the most
visited states of
India and consequently has many facilities to
offer to the visitor. Travel to Kashmir with us.
Day 01: Srinagar
In the morning arrive at Srinagar airport or railway station.
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 our representative and
transferred to the House Boat on the Dal Lake. Rest of the
day free for leisure to explore the beautiful surroundings in
Day 02: Srinagar
Today we visit the famous Mughal gardens in Srinagar. The Mughal
emperors often visited Kashmir. They planted gardens with sloped
terraces and flowing watercourses. Chashma Shahi, Nishat Bagh and
Shalimar Bagh are the three famous Mughal gardens in Kashmir.
Shahi means the Royal Spring and is dedicated to the Mughal emperor
Shah Jahan. The spring waters are believed to have curative
After visiting the Chashma Shahi we visit the Nishat Bagh and
Shalimar Bagh. Nishat Bagh is the larger of the two gardens and has
an impressive plantation of Chenar trees on its highest terrace.
This garden was built by Noor Jahan’s brother, Asaf Khan and lies
alongside the Dal lake. Shalimar Bagh was built by the Mughal
emperor Jahangir, whose love for Kashmir was legendary. The Shalimar
Bagh is a series of stone pavilions and flowing water with paint box
Day 03: Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar (about 170 km)
In the morning we drive to Sonamarg. Sonamarg is situated on the
Srinagar-Leh Highway, about 85 km from Srinagar. Sonamarg, a
small but uniquely beautiful hill resort, is located on the
road. Sonamarg means the golden meadow. It derives its name from the
golden colour of its massed spring flowers.
Enjoy the local environments
and surrounding. Late afternoon drive back to Srinagar.
Day 04: Srinagar - Pahalgam (about 97 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. Arrive in Pahalgam by the afternoon.
Day 05: Pahalgam
in Pahalgam one can have a walk to Baisaren, which is about 2 km
from Pahalgam. This walk to a small village, set in pine and fir
forest will be pleasing. This place offers some good views of the
Day 06: Pahalgam
- Srinagar (about 97 km)
In the morning after having breakfast drive to Srinagar. Transfer to
airport or railway station for the onwards journey.
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Our Services Include:
double room on twin sharing basis with bath and WC in the
category in the houseboat in Srinagar for 2 nights.
All Transfers and departures on arrival and departure by Indo Vacations
Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by Car with
Any Kind of Personal Expenses such as Tips, Laundry, Telephone Bills
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Unspecified Meals etc.
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