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Kashmir Heaven on Earth

Explore the ‘Paradise on Earth’ in your next vacation and spend some memorable moments on board a shikara on the Dal Lake with the Himalayas surrounding you. Go for nature walks in the Mughal Gardens or shop to your heart’s content on the floating houseboats… we guarantee you that the journey will be eventful!

Itinerary

Day 01
ARRIVE SRINAGAR

You will be met by our representative at the Srinagar airport. He will assist and transfer you to the hotel/deluxe houseboat. In the afternoon you take a shikara ride on Dal Lake, where you visit the floating vegetable gardens. While riding the Shikara there are plenty of opportunities for bird watching with plentiful species including Kingfisher, Little Bittern, Common Pariah Kites, Grebe etc. Dinner and overnight in hotel/ deluxe houseboat.

Day 02
IN SRINAGAR: HALF DAY SIGHTSEEING

Morning sightseeing of the Mughal Gardens, visiting Nishat Bagh built by Asaf Khan, the brother -in- law of Jehangir in 1632 AD, and Shalimar Bagh built by Jehangir for his wife empress Nur Jahan. All the gardens are situated on the banks of the Dal Lake with the Zabarwan hills in the background. Afternoon will be at your leisure for individual activities. Dinner and overnight in hotel/deluxe houseboat.

Day 03
SRINAGAR – GULMARG – SRINAGAR

Morning leave for Gulmarg (Meadow of Flowers) 2730 mts. above the sea level. The distance of 60 kms will be covered in about 2 hours. Gulmarg has one of the best ski slopes in the world and highest golf course with 18 holes. If weather permits one can also have the view of Nanga Parbat, the naked mountain that is over 26,000 feets and dominates the entire region, also enjoy cable car (Gondola) for mountain ride upto khilangmarg. In the evening drive back to Srinagar. Dinner and Overnight in hotel /deluxe houseboats.

Day 04
DEPARTURE FROM SRINAGAR

After breakfast transfer to Srinagar airport for onward flight.

Package Details

  • 01 night accommodation on twin sharing basis in Hotel, and 02 night’s accommodation on twin sharing basis in houseboat in Srinagar
  • Above rates include all service, Vat and Toll taxes
  • Daily Breakfast and Dinner
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • All Arrival / Departure transfer as mentioned in Itinerary
  • 01 Shikara Ride in Dal Lake, Srinagar
  • All surface travelling by 1 Non AC Tata Sumo / Indica
  • Travel insurance Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/ stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control
  • Entrance Fees & Guide charges
  • Meals at hotels except those listed in above inclusions
  • Still camera/ video camera charges
  • GST of 3.09%
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips & gratuity, mineral water, soft & hard drinks, rafting, rock climbing, paragliding, porterage
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Any increase in Airlines taxes or fuel price at the time of departure, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure
  • Sightseeing of Chandanwari, Aru and Baisaran in Pahalgam
  • Horse Riding, Gondola Ride in Gulmarg

Hotels

Places Nights Standard Superior Deluxe
Srinagar 2 Mahjong Group of Houseboat Gurkha Houseboat
Srinagar 1 RK Sarovar Portico /Similar Broadway /Similar