Tour Duration : - 05 Nights / 06 DaysDay 01:- Arrive Srinagar - Mughal Garden Sightseeing
Destination Covered : Srinagar - Mughal Gardens - Pahalgam - Gulmarg - Sonamarg - Yusmarg
Winter In Valley
By December the winter season starts to fall and covers the valley to hibernate. But at the same time skiing at Gulmarg and the Himalayan chakore & Wild duck shooting season starts which tourists have been enjoying since the British Raj. Also if by any chance the Dal-lake freezes then one can enjoy the ice skating too. From 1987 heli-skiing has also started in certain new areas.
In the summer the melting snow of the mountains fill the brooks and rivers with gushing water. Only a touch of white peaks on the top most crags tells the tale of winter past. Characteristic of summer are the floating gardens on the Dal Lake, trout fishing, trekking in the Himalayas, golf, water sports and bird watching etc.
On Arrival in Srinagar airport meet and greets by our representative outside the airport hall and travels to your houseboat, tea will be served during checking. After fresh up visit the famous Mughal garden and its Bagh like Nishat Bagh built by nor jahan `s brother,asif khan in 1633 A.D Cheshma Shahi and Pari Mahal-built by shah jahan in 1632 ad and Shalimar Bagh built by Jahangir for his wife empress nur jahan .all these gardens are situated near the bank of Dal lake near the zabarwan hills in the back ground visit to world famous carpet weaving factory known for its export handicraft products. Evening boat ride will be providing for you enjoy the scenic view around the Dal lake visit famous Golden Lake. Open lake Nehru Park and see the lights of Dal Lake evening back to Houseboat. Dinner and overnight stay at Houseboat.
Day 02:- Srinagar - Pahalgam - Srinagar
After early breakfast, proceeds to Pahalgam the valley of shepherds. Enroute visit the vast fields of saffron field of Pampore, and enjoy the beautiful country side drive through the pine forest .On the way visit to ancient temple of Avantipur . Spend the evening at leisure exploring the streets of Pahalgam, the village of Shepherds! The Lidder River runs through Pahalgam in a rushing gray-green torrent, foam flecked, and breaking in curling waves against the boulders that lie in its path. Its sound is an eternal as the whisper of wind through pine and fir, it force primeval its untamed splendor later. In the evening return back to Srinagar. Dinner and Overnight stay at House Boat.
Day 03:- Srinagar -Gulmarg (56 Kms - 1:30 Hrs Drive)
Kms - 1:30 Hrs Drive) Morning early breakfast, proceed to Gulmarg which will take 1:30 Hrs Known as the meadows of flowers) 2730 mts above the sea level. The distance of 56kms, will be cover in one and half -hour .Gulmarg has one of the best ski slopes in the world and one of the highest golf courses in the world with 18 holes .you can enjoy a view of Nagaparbat if the weather permits .the view Enroute from Tangmarg to Gulmarg is fascinating. legendary beauty, its prime time location and country .Originally named gaurimarg mouth .A moat indicates the dividing it was emblazed Gulmarg in the 16th century was a favorite haunt of Empire Jahangir who once collected 21 different varieties of flowers .Today Gulmarg is not merely a mountain resort exceptional beauty it also has the highest green golf course in the world ,at an attitude of 2680 meters above the sea level, and its country`s prime ski resort in the winter .gondola cable car ride can be taken to the top. Stay overnight in Gulmarg at hotel.
Day 04:- In Gulmarg
Free At Liesure To Explore The Valley, Stay Overnight.
Day 05:- Gulmrag - Srinagar (56 Kms - 1:30 Hrs Drive)
Morning early breakfast, proceed to Srinagar which will take 1:30 Hrs, on arrival transfer to houseboat/hotel, thereafter boat ride will be given to visit the highlights of Dal lake, back to houseboat. Dinner and Overnight stay at houseboat
Day 06:- Deperture
After breakfast you will be transfer to airport for your onwards journey.
Tour Inclusion :-
05 nights accommodation in Super Deluxe Houseboat in Srinagar.
Meal Plan : MAPAI ( Breakfast And Dinner ).
All Transfers and Sightseeing by private vehicles as per tour program.
02 Hrs boat Ride in Dal lake to visit Highlights of Dal Lake.
Toll, parking, drive wages.
All Applicable Taxes.
All meeting and greetings Assistance by mantna tour and travel representative.
Place : Srinagar Stay at : Montana Group of Houseboats 03 Nights
Place : Gulmarg Stay at : Hotel Grand Mumtaz 02 Nights
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Facilities Provided In House :-
A fleet of service staff including one captain on the boat 24/7.
The food which is served in the house boat is brought and made fresh as per the choice and is served as an art.
Our cuisine includes Gujarati, Punjab, Kashmir and English varieties of foods.
Laundry and dry cleaning services.
Locker available on Request.
02 mineral water bottles in every room every day complimentary.
24 hrs.Power back up.
Special care for kid.
Doctor on call.
Rose garden next to the boat, where you can enjoy tea and coffee and feel relaxed during summer and can take best out of an evening.
Warm jacket and show shoes will be provided during winter season.
During the winter we provide warm bedding and oven which is filled with wood and that keeps room warm and cozy.
Tour Exclude :-
Monument entry fees.
Anything which is not mentioned above inclusions.
Aru & Chandanwari sightseeing in Pahalgam, horse ride & Gondola ride.