4 days 3 nights
Kashmir is a land with breathtaking beauty which is also often called “Paradise on earth”. Kashmir is in the northern part of India. It is well known for its Beauty, Lush green valleys, various lakes and meadows. If you are looking for a short trip to Kashmir, we suggest you go for this one. This Package covers you visiting Srinagar, Gulmarg and Sonmarg in Kashmir. You will find stunning chinar trees turning the entire valley yellow and red during autumn and during winter you will find most parts of the valley covered in blankets of snow. Capital of Kashmir, Srinagar is the place you will mostly start your journey from to various other places in Kashmir. You can visit Dal Lake and Nigeen Lake which are one of the most famous lakes in India. You can enjoy a shikhara ride for an hour that can take you across both the lakes and choose to stay at one of the best heritage driven houseboats here in Kashmir. Gulmarg is a delightful place which is one of the most famous places among travelers. Apharwat Peak is 14000 Feet tall situated in the city of Gulmarg in Kashmir. You can enjoy the most famous Gandola ride in India here. Sonmarg also known as a meadow of Gold, is 85 kilometers away from Srinagar and the drive from Srinagar to Sonmarg is breathtaking as you will be surrounded by Himalayan mountains. Places of interest in sonmarg would be Zoji la pass, Thajiwas Glacier and Nilagrad river.
Tripmore will arrange for a cab for you to be picked up from the airport. You will be welcomed by our staff, and he will escort you to your hotel or a houseboat as per your preference. Post check-in and once you are well rested you can begin your first day in Srinagar by taking a tour of the city. Our driver will take you to Boulevard Road, you can take a relaxing walk as this road gives you picture perfect view of Dal Lake. You will also witness the beauty of the Zabarwan Mountain Range from here. The next thing you can do is enjoy an amazing 2-hour shikhara ride across Dal or Nigeen Lake. You will be mesmerized by the mountain range you will see around Dal Lake and carpet of lotus flowers over the lake. Once done with the shikhara ride our driver will drop you at your accommodation for dinner and an overnight stay.
Post your breakfast at the accommodation our driver will be waiting for you and will take you for a day tour to Sonmarg which is also called the meadow of gold. After this our staff will take you to Sonmarg. You can visit Zoji la Pass, This pass has a historical significance as it was captured by Pakistan during war however later was reclaimed by the Indian Army. You can also enjoy river rafting at Shutkari bridge. Driver(Union taxi) will also take you to the Thajiwas Glacier. Post visiting all these places at Sonmarg enjoy your ride back to Srinagar and our driver will drop you back at your hotel for some delicious dinner and a night stay.
Today we will take you on another road trip from Srinagar to Gulmarg which is 49.kms away and it will take us 1 hour 36 mins to reach. Once you reach Gulmarg we will help you check-in into your hotel in Gulmarg and first take you to the most iconic place in Gulmarg which is the Gulmarg Gandola, the reason it's so famous is because it is the second largest and the highest cable car in the world. Tripmore can book your tickets so you can just enjoy a hassle-free experience at the Gulmarg gondola. If visiting during winters, you can also Ski at the terrain of Gulmarg. You can also visit the Gulmarg golf course and Strawberry Valley (union Taxi). Our staff will then drop you back at your hotel so you can enjoy your meal and take some rest.
You will be heading back to Srinagar today to make your way back home. Post your breakfast at the hotel our driver will take you back to Srinagar and then drop you at the airport.