Kashmir Exotic Holidays
Day 01: Arrive Srinagar | Srinagar Local Sightseeing
Welcome to the Srinagar, The Lake City. On arrival at Srinagar Airport, being your tour of 'Exotic Kashmir'. You will be transferred to Hotel. Proceed on a city tour visiting the Shankaracharya Temple situated on the highest hill of Srinagar, the famous Mughal Gardens-Chashmashahi, Nishat & Shalimar. These gardens were Mughal Emperors concept of Paradise and today these are popular picnic spots. Also visit a handicraft shop where you can purchase local Hand Crafted items-Shawls, Jackets, Bed Covers, Paper Mache, Carpets & much more! In the evening leisurely stroll alongside the Dal Lake exploring the local markets. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 02: Srinagar | Day Excursion to Sonmarg (90 kms / approx. 3 hour drive)
Today you embark on a full day excursion to the picturesque 'meadow of gold’ Sonmarg. The fast flowing Sindh river makes it popular for trout and mahseer fishing in summer. You can opt for a pony ride to one of the glaciers for some fun in snow and ice (by your own payment). Return to the Hotel in Srinagar in the evening and enjoy comfortable overnight stay. Note: The vehicle will drop and pick you up at Sonmarg car stand.
Day03: Srinagar - Day Excursion to Pahalgam (102 kms / approx. 3½ hour drive)
Early in the morning leave for Pahalgam the 'valley of shepherds' which is situated at the confluence of the streams flowing from river Lidder and Sheeshnag lake. En route visit the Awantipura ruins, an 1100 year old temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and built by King Awantivarman. On arrival into Pahalgam enjoy the surrounding beauty. In the evening back to Srinagar. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Srinagar. The vehicle will drop and pick you up at Pahalgam car stand.
Day04: Srinagar | Day Excursion to Gulmarg (40 kms / approx. 2 hour drive)
Early morning proceed to Gulmarg driving past willow trees, fast flowing streams and lush green meadows. Gulmarg-the meadow of flowers is an apt term for this idyllic flower-laden meadow offering a spectacular view of towering snow capped peaks covered with dense forests of tall conifers and gigantic fir and pine trees. Stroll leisurely or take pony rides (by your own payment) across the green meadow to one of the world's highest Golf Course. A must is a fun-filled ride in the newly introduced Gondola lift (by your own payment). In the evening return to Srinagar. Overnight stay at Houseboat In Srinagar.
Day05: Srinagar to Airport Drop
After breakfast transfer to Srinagar Airport to board your flight with memorable experience of Kashmir Return Home with Sweet Memories
The Cost Includes
Accommodation - for 3 Nights in Hotel Srinagar
Accommodation - for 1 Night in Deluxe Houseboat in Srinagar
Meals - Morning Tea, Breakfast included everywhere
Transportation - Entire round trip journey ex Srinagar by a non air-conditioned Qualis / Tavera or similar. Sightseeing Tours as per the itinerary
All toll taxes. Drivers allowance. Parking charges
All Applicable Taxes
The Cost Excludes
Item of personal nature viz, tips, laundry, room service, telephone, alcoholic or non alcoholic beverages, Lunch & Dinner
Boat rides, pony rides, horse rides, rafting, skiing, skating, cable car, ropeway rides, helicopter rides
Additional sightseeing tours excursions
Still or video camera
Any kind of insurance
Air, Train or Bus fare from / to your originating city of stay, unless specified
Garden Entrance fees and guide charges, where ever applicable
Optional Activities Not Mentioned In The Above Cost
Betaab Valley, Aru Valley &Chandanwari (Pahalgam) @ 2200 Per 07 Seater vehicle
Zojila Pass, Thajwas Glacier (Sonamarg) @ 4500/- Per 07 Seater Vehicle
Gondola Ride (Gulmarg) @ 750 1st Phase / 1700 2nd Phase Per Person above 03 Years of Age
Horse Ride @ 500 up to 2500
Any other Joy Ride or sports activity etc.