Sightseeing in Srinagar
After Arrival check-in hotel at Srinagar( also known as "heart oF kashmir") .Afternoon leave for sightseeing tour of mughal Gardens,visiting Cheshmashahi (the Royal spring),Nishat, (the garden of pleasure),Shalimar (the abode of love) and famous Shankaracharya temple. You can also see some old monuments and can see some heritage buildings of old town Srinagar.
Srinagar – Pahalgam, Beetab Valley, Aru Valley
After breakfast direct transfer to Pahalgam (7200 fts a.s.l) "Village of Shepherds" enroute visiting the world famous Saffron growing fields, Awantipura ruins (9th Century) and Martand Temple (Sun temple).Pahalgam is also famous for Indian film Industry (Bollywood). Pahalgam is also famous for some trekking routes & also base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage.Enjoy the Natural beauty and river lidder. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
After breakfast leave hotel for local sightseeing of Pahalgam Through out Pahalgam you will be approached by people offering horse ride to nearby areas. There is no fixed rate for pony ride and you can bargain for a better price.You can hire local taxi only for sightseeing at Pahalgam. Outside taxi are not allowed to take tourists to different tourist spots.
Pahalgam – Gulmarg
After breakfast check-out from hotel and proceed to Gulmarg (8700 fts a.s.l). On arrival in Gulmarg check-in hotel. Gulmarg is also known as "Meadow of Flowers" and is a famous Golf Course during summer (which is one of the highest 18-hole golf course in the world) and Ski Resort during winter. One can have Gondola ride (Cable car) (on self expenses basis) Afternoon free. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
After break Bast leave for sightseeing of Gulmarg The wonderful attraction in Gulmarg is the Cable Car ride, which is also known as Gondola Lift/Ride (1 km west of Gulmarg’s bus stand). Jammu and Kashmir State Cable Car Corporations manage the Gulmarg Cable Car ride. The ride is divided into two sections – Gulmarg to Kongdori and Kongdori to afferwat. The majestic view of the lush green hilly terrains and the panoramic views of the picturesque surroundings offer the greatest experience for a tourist while enjoying the cable car ride. The ride also passes by the scenic spot of Khilanmarg - a meadow with a carpet of colorful flowers.
Gulmarg – Sonmarg - Srinagar
After breakfast check-out from hotel and proceed to sonamarg. "The Golden Meadow". Sonamarg is the beginning of the enchanted journey into a natural wonderland. Surrounded by mountains upto 5300 meters high the valley is divided by a spur of the "Thajwas Range". Baltal (The Base Camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage) 15 Kms. North of Sonamarg. This little valley lies at the foot hill of Zojila. Return back to Srinagar for Dinner and overnight in hotel/House boat /at Nigeen Lake/Dal Lake.
Gulmarg – Airport
After breakfast check-out from hotel and drive to Srinagar Airport for onward Journey.