Meet upon arrival at Srinagar airport and transfer to Houseboat.
Late afternoon: Enjoy a majestic Shikara ride on the famous Dal Lake to enjoy the beauty that God has graced this city with, which is often compared to Venice. You will get view of some very interesting places around the Lake. Dinner and overnight at Houseboat.
After breakfast check out of the Houseboat and proceed to Gulmarg, Meadow of Flowers situated at an altitude of 2730 meters, The distance of about 56 kms will be covered in about 2 hrs . Arrive Gulmarg and check in at Hotel for overnight stay. Enjoy the leisurely walks on the lush green meadows of flowers with a backdrop of the snow capped mountains. In winter, Gulmarg acquires a new persona that of the country's premier skiing resort.. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast check out of the Hotel at Srinagar and proceed to Pahalgam (7200 fts) called as "Village of Shepherds" for overnight stay. Enroute visiting the world famous Saffron growing fields, Awantipura ruins (9th Century). Pahalgam is also famous for Indian film Industry (Bollywood). On Pahalgam is also famous for some trekking routes & also base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Enjoy the Natural beauty, river and environs there in. Dinner & overnight in the Hotel.
After breakfast drive back to Srinagar for overnight stay. Arrive Srinagar and check in at Hotel.
After freshening up at Hotel proceed for sightseeing of Mughal gardens visiting Nishat Bagh (Abode of pleasure), built by Asif Khan brother-in-law of Jehangir in 1632 AD, Shalimar Bagh (Abode of Love) built by Jehangir for his wife Empress Noor Jehan. These beautiful mountains are situated on the bank of Dal Lakewith the Zabarwan Mountains in the background. Distance from Srinagar to the said gardens is about 12 and 15 kms respectively. Enroute, visit a carpet weaving factory. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast, leave for full day excursion of Sonamarg "Meadows of Gold" which is one of the most beautiful drives from Srinagar. (84 Km/2 ½ hrs/). Sonamarg is located at a height of 2690 meters. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year. It serves as the base for the treks to Harmukh range via Nichnai,Vishensar Lake, Gangabal and to Nara Nag .This place is famous for Trout fishing. Late afternoon drive back to Srinagar and check in at Hotel. Dinner & Overnight in the Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Srinagar airport to board the flight for your onward destination.
Inclusions & Exclusions
- Pick-up and Drop From Srinagar airport.
- 4 nights accommodation in hotel
- 1 night accommodation in Deluxe Houseboat
- Meal Plan - Breakfast & Dinner
- All transfers and sightseeing as per itinerary.
- All tolls
- Parking / Driver's allowances
- Expenses of personal nature (laundry, telephone, etc)
- Airfare, Tips, gratuities, Insurance.
- Alcohol, soft drinks, bottled water, beverages, etc.
- Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, Political Strike etc
- 5% GST
Policy Regarding Cancellation / No Show / Early Departure
In case of cancellation of tour/travel services due to any avoidable/unavoidable reason/s we must be informed in writing. Cancellation charges would be effective from the date we receive letter in writing and cancellation charges would be as follows:
- 16 days to prior to arrival – 50% of the tour/service cost.
- 15 days to 01 days prior to arrival or no show – 100% of the tour/service cost.
Please note – Irrespective of above mentioned cancellations slabs – in case of cancellation of tour services after the booking is made with us – a minimum 10% service charges would be applicable.
In case you cancel the trip after commencement refund would be restricted to a limited amount that too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation and missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund.