Duration : 06 Night / 07 Days
Package Costing (Off Season) on Per person basis
Destination Covered : Srinagar | Sonmarg | Gulmarg | Pahalgam
Price Start : 16,499 Per Person
Detailed Itinerary :
Arrive Srinagar, pride of the beautiful valley of Kashmir famous for its lakes dotted with Shikaras and the Mughal Gardens.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL AT SRINAGAR
Upon arrival at Srinagar Airport. Met representative and transfer to Hotel for Check in. In the afternoon, we take a visit to Mughal Gardens, Nishat Garden known as ‘Garden of pleasure’ built in 16th century (1633) by Mughal King Asif Khan. Then visit to Shalimar Garden known as ‘Garden of love’ built in 16th century (1619) by Mughal King Jahangir for his beloved wife Noor Jahan or (Mehr-un-Nissa & Chashmashahi (The Royal Spring). The Chashmashahi Mughal garden in Srinagar had been loved by emperors and picnickers alike.
In the evening you take a shikara ride on world famous Dal Lake, where you visit the floating vegetable gardens & Open Dal Lake. While riding the Shikara’s there are plenty of opportunities for bird watching with plentiful species including Kingfisher, Little Bittern, Common Pariah Kites, Grebe etc. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 02: IN SRINAGAR ( DAY EXCURSION TO SONMARG
After breakfast we depart on an excursion to Sonmarg. Sonmarg, which means Meadow of Gold, has its backdrop of snowy mountains against the blue sky. The drive offers incredible scenic beauty, dense pine forests and gigantics mountains.The place provides an ideal base for various trekking routes, high mountain lakes, glaciers, and Sri Amarnath Holy cave. The river meanders along here & abounds with Trout & Mahseer. Sonamarg’s importance lies in the fact that it is the last halt on the Kashmir side for the drive from Srinagar to Leh. Later we drive back and reach Srinagar by evening for dinner & overnight stay in Hotel.
DAY 03 : SRINAGAR TO GULMARG
After an early breakfast, we check out from Hotel & drive to Gulmarg via Bye-Pass. Gulmarg, called as “Meadow of Flowers”. Gulmarg is at an altitude of 8700 – ft. Gulmarg also referred as Meadow of Flowers is a famous Ski Resort & the world’s highest 18 hole Golf Course. On Arrival in Gulmarg, check in to the pre-arranged Hotel. One Can go for the Gondola Ride up to 1st or 2nd Phase. The Gulmarg Gondola is a tourist attraction in itself. It is one of the highest cable cars in the world, reaching 3,979 metres. The two-stage ropeway ferries about 600 people per hour to and from the gondola main station in Gulmarg to a shoulder of nearby Mt. Affarwat Summit (4,200 m (13,780 ft)). There are also countless off-piste possibilities through the beautiful Khilanmarg meadows on the foot of Mount Affarwat, which offer a scenic view of Nanga Parbat. The Affarwat ridge at 3850+ metres offers an avalanche controlled ski area that offers a wide field of snow to descend 800 m in approximately 3 km of skiing, and is for advanced skiers only. Due to Gulmarg's steep terrain, the region is popular amongst advanced and extreme skiers from around the world and has been visited by a number of ski professionals and featured in a number of ski films also. Return by the evening for Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 04 : GULMARG TO PAHALGAM
After a leisurely breakfast, we check out from Hotel & leave for overnight stay at “Pahalgam” called as “Valley of Shepherds”. Pahalgam is situated at the confluence of the streams flowing from Sheshnag Lake and the Lidder River, Pahalgam (2,130 m) was once a humble shepherd's village with breathtaking views. Enroute visit saffron Fields&19th Century Awantipura Ruins. Upon arrival, check in to the pre-arranged Hotel. Rest of the day at leisure , Enjoy the nature & walk around the bank of river Lidder. Pahalgam is famous for some trekking routes also & is the base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Pahalgam is also famous for Indian film Industry (Bollywood). Now it is Kashmir's premier resort, cool even during the height of summer when the maximum temperature does not exceeds 25 Degree C. Upon arrival, check in to the pre-arranged Hotel. Rest of the day is free. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 05 : IN PAHALGAM ( LOCAL SIGHTSEEING )
After a leisurely breakfast, full day free to enjoy and explore the Beauty of “Pahalgam”( ON OWN ). One can go to Aru (10 kms from Pahalgam) which is a fine meadow of picturesque scenery and starting point of trekking of (Liddarwat, Kolahoi Glacier & Trsar Lake) & Betaab Valley.
ARU VALLEY It is located around 12 km 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 The Aru valley is noted for its scenic meadows. It is popular among the tourists for its peaceful environment and scenic beauty. Other popular tourist activities include fishing of trout in the Lidder river, trekking, hiking, horse riding, sightseeing and photography.
BETAAB VALLEY 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 surrounded by lush green meadows, snow clad mountains and covered with dense vegetation. Betaab Valley is a very popular touristic destination. Betaab Valley is also a favorite campsite of travellers as it also serves as a base camp for trekking and further exploration of the mountains. The valley is a walk-able distance from Pahalgam. The crystal clear & chilly water of the stream bubbling down from the snowy hills is a delight; locals here drink this water too. Baisaran and Tulian Lake are few nearby attractions that can be visited.
CHANDANWARI Situated 16 km from Pahalgam, 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. Taxi cabs can be hired from Pahalgam for a roundtrip. Snow fights" is what people generally indulge in here before they sledge back down. Many prefer to sip a cup of tea of snack at the nearby dhabas. Hajan, on the way to Chandanwari is an idyllic spot for a picnic. Filmgoers will recognize it instantly as it has been the location of several movie scenes Return by the evening for Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 06: PAHALGAM
In Pahalgam you will have an rare opportunity to visit the Saffron fields. Also visit Avantipura Ruins & Anantnag Sulpher Springs enroute, enjoy the bounty of Nature at Pahalgam, located on the bank of beautiful Lidder River, in evening back to hotel.
DAY 06 : PAHALGAM TO SRINAGAR
After a leisurely breakfast, we check out from Hotel & transfer to Srinagar .On Arrival at srinagar we check in at our pre – arranged House Boat. In the afternoon you take a shikara ride on world famous Dal Lake, where you visit the floating vegetable gardens & Open Dal Lake. While riding the Shikara’s there are plenty of opportunities for bird watching with plentiful species including Kingfisher, Little Bittern, Common Pariah Kites, Grebe etc. Evening time you can stroll around the market place for some last minute souvenir shopping. Dinner & Overnight Dinner & overnight at Houseboat.
Day 07: Tour Conclude: DEPARTURE
After breakfast departure from Srinagar to Jammu Railway Station or Airport for your onward flight back home.
!!! Tour Conclude... But Sweet Memories Always Remain !!!
THE ABOVE PACKAGE TOUR COST INCLUDES:-
- Assistance upon arrival at Srinagar Sheikh Ul Alam Int’l Airport by Mountain Trails Kashmir Rep.
- 3N Srinagar | 2N Pahalgam |1N Gulmarg.
- 06 Breakfast & 06 Dinners
- Return airport and round trip transfers along with all sightseeing tours by Non AC Vehicle Toyota Innova as per the itinerary.
- 01 Hour Boat Ride ( Shikara ) on World famous Dal Lake – Srinagar.
- All toll Taxes & Parking Charges.
THE ABOVE PACKAGE COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:-
- Any Airfare / 5% GST.
- Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered.
- Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices included”.
- Pony Ride at Gulmarg, Sonmarg, Yusmarg & Pahalgam.
- Medical & Travel insurance | Gondola (Cable Car ) | Pahalgam Sightseeing.
- Guide fee, Camera fee, any monument or Garden Entrances.
- The Services of Vehicle is not included on leisure days & after finishing the sightseeing tour as per the Itinerary.
- Any changes you may choose to make during your tour.
- Additional costs due to flight cancellation, road blocks etc.
OTHER SUPPLEMENT COSTS :-
- Gondola 1st Phase Per Ticket : Rs. 900.
- Pahalgam Sightseeing Per Vehicle : Rs. 2500.
- English Speaking Guide : Rs. 1200 .00 Per Day.
TERMS & CONDITIONS:
Package includes Food, Accommodation, Sightseeing, vehicle for transfers. Package excludes-laundry, mineral water, boating, joy rides, Shikara ride etc and Entry fees, Room heater each family will get one separate room.
Vehicle: Non A C (SUMO QUALIS OR TAVERA)
All members have to carry photo ID cards. One night house boat accommodation. Unused services are non-refundable/non-exchangeable under any circumstances once confirmed. Incase Natural calamities, strike etc, our traveling members are requested to bear all expenses on their own. (Due to the rescheduling of flight transportation extra days stay etc.)
Rates subject to availability.
- Cancellation Before 20 Days 50% Of Package Charges.
- Cancellation Before 15 Days 75% Of Package Charges.
- Cancellation Within 07 Days 100 % Of Package Charges.
Package Costing (Season) on Per person basis
|Semi - Dlx Package
||Sup. Deluxe Package
|16,500 /- INR
|Semi - Dlx Package
||Sup. Deluxe Package
|20,500 /- INR
The Demand Draft will be drawn in favor of “Travels Moon” payable New Delhi.
The second option is to can Transfer Money in our Company Account.
||Punjab National Bank
|RTGS/NEFT IFS Code
||Asaf Ali Road New Delhi -110002