KASHMIR

THE SWITZERLAND OF INDIA

MAGNIFICENT SCENERY VIEWS

KASHMIR VALLEY

DAL LAKE

SHIKARA BOAT RIDE

DESTINATION

PRISTINE HILLS, MAGNIFICENT VIEWS, EXOTIC GARDENS

This tour is all about experiencing the beauty of Kashmir. Kashmir is well known for its pristine hills, magnificent scenery views, charming lakes, pleasant environment of the valley etc. The amazing views of Kashmir Valley are the most famous attraction for tourists. This is the reason why it’s called the Indian Switzerland. The state of Kashmir is indeed an appropriate comparison to paradise. It makes you feel heavenly. Not only will you be able to take back handmade and cultural souvenirs but also take the paradise in your heart. This place will give you an unforgettable aura fsor life. The essence of the true India lies in this very land of shikaras. Kashmir has a lot of things to offer, but the thing is “what to choose?”

$270.00

I have had a fantastic experience with IML travel, a great team of travel people.

Judith Soussans

Travelling is my mantra for peace !

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DAY 01 | Arrival Srinagar – Local sightseeing (Mughal Gardens) (B)

 

Upon arrival at Srinagar Airport, you will be welcomed by our representative/driver at the airport and transfer you to Hotel. Half day tour of world famous Mughal Gardens i.e. Nishat Garden, Shalimar Garden and Cheshma Shahi. In the late Evening Shikara Ride on dal lake Upto 1 Hour. Dinner & overnight in Srinagar at Hotel.

 

 

 

DAY 02 | Srinagar – Pahalgam – Srinagar (B)

 

After breakfast leave from Srinagar and drive towards Pahalgam. Pahalgam 2440 Mtrs above sea level (Valley of Shepherds) on the way visit Saffron fields, Avantipur ruins and Anantnag sulpher spring. Pahalgam is the most famous place for Indian Film Industry. Enjoy the nature charm of the valley. One can visit Betaab Valley, Chandanwari and Aru Valley in Pahalgam (Direct payment basis). In the evening return back to Srinagar. Dinner & overnight in Srinagar at Hotel.

 

 

 

DAY 03| Srinagar – Gulmarg – Srinagar (B)

 

After breakfast leave from Srinagar and drive towards Gulmarg.  Gulmarg (2730 Mtrs Above sea Level) (“Meadow of Flowers”) is a town, a hill station, a popular skiing destination during winters. Gulmarg is famous because of its “Gulmarg Gondola,” one of the highest cable cars in the world (Direct Payment Basis). In the evening return back to Srinagar. Dinner & overnight in Srinagar at Houseboat.

 

 

DAY 04 | DEPARTURE TO ONWARDS DESTINATION (B)

 

After early morning breakfast at hotel; enjoy your day at leisure and explore the area around your hotel till your flight time. Later transfer to Srinagar Airport before 1-2 Hrs from flight time. Board your flight from there and come back to your home with amazing and everlasting memories of your Kashmir Tour.

 

***YOUR KASHMIR TOUR CONCLUDES***

Nishat Garden:-

  • Located on the bank of the Dal Lake, with the Zaberwan Mountains as its backdrop, Nishat Bagh is a garden of bliss that commands a magnificent view of the lake beneath the snowcapped Pir Panjal mountain range that stands far away to the west of the valley. The Bagh was designed and built in 1633 by Asif Khan, elder brother of Nur Jehan.

Shalimar Garden:-

  • The Shalimar Bagh is the celebrated royal garden of Kashmir. The Emperor Jahangir was so fascinated with the garden that he called it “one of the sights of Kashmir.”
    Shalimar Bagh is located on the northeast side of Lake Dal, approximately fifteen kilometers away from the center of Srinagar. It was laid out by Jahangir as Farah Baksh (“the delightful”) in 1619, while he was founding the city of Srinagar.

Cheshma Shahi

  • Cheshma Shahi ( the royal spring), also called Cheshma Shahi, is one of the Mughal gardens built around a spring by Ali Mardan, a governor of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan,  in 1632. The garden is located in the Zaberwan Range, near Rajbhawan (Governor‘s house) overlooking Dal Lake in Srinagar, Kashmir.

Betaab Valley:-

  • Betaab Valley is a very famous tourist spot situated at a distance of 15 kilometers from Pahalgam. The valley got its name from the Sunny Deol-Amrita Singh hit debut film Betaab. The Valley is towards northeast of Pahalgam and falls between Pahalgam and Chandanwari and is en route Amarnath Temple Yatra. The valley surrounded by lush green meadows, snow clad mountains and covered with dense vegetation.

Aru Valley:-

  • Aru is located around 12 from Pahalgam, 11 km upstream from the Lidder River. Noted for its scenic meadows, lakes and mountains, it is a base camp for trekking to the Kolhoi Glacier and Tarsar Lake. The village lies of the left bank of the Aru River, which is a tributary of the Lidder River.

Chandanwari:-

  • Chandanwari is situated 16-km from Pahalgam; Chandanwari is the starting point of the Amarnath Yatra, which takes place every year in the month of Sawan (Rain). It is famous for snow sledging on a snow bridge.

MORE DETAILS

  • All transfers and sightseeing’s.
  • 02 nights in Srinagar at Hotel as per category.
  • 01 night in Srinagar at Shalimar Group of Houseboats.
  • Sightseeing’s of Mughal Gardens.
  • Full day excursion to Gulmarg.
  • Full day excursion to Pahalgam.
  • Shikara ride upto 01 hour in Dal Lake.
  • Accommodation on CPAI basis.(Room + Breakfast)
  • Pick up and drop at Srinagar Airport.
  • Welcome drinks on arrival.
  • Typical souvenir.
  • Service Tax extra 9.0%.
  • Any additional meal / snacks.
  • The package does not include guide services. These can be availed at an additional cost.
  • The package cannot be combined with any other offer.
  • Any tipping for guide / driver.
  • Camera fee (still / video).
  • Items of personal nature such as table drinks, telephone calls, laundry, tips, portage, mineral water at restaurant & hotel.
  • Whatever not mentioned in inclusions.

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