Day 01: Arrival Srinagar (35 Min)
On your arrival at the Srinagar International Airport, you will be welcomed by our representative who will assist and escort you to your waiting vehicle. From the airport it is a 35 minutes drive through the heart of New Srinagar city. The drive takes you past the Abdullah Bridge which connects the banks of the Jhelum River, snaking its way towards the North-Western frontier of Kashmir. We arrive at the houseboat/hotel and check in. Later we will take a 01 hrs Shikara ride in the Dal Lake. This boat ride glides you past some wonderful Floating vegetable gardens, Handicrafts Centre & inherited lifestyle of people living inside the Lake since decades. Dinner and Overnight in Houseboat/Hotel.
Day 02: Srinagar-Local Sightseeing (27 Kms).
Today we will proceed for a local sightseeing that includes a visit to the famous Mughal gardens , Cheshma Shahi(Royal Spring), Nishat(Garden of Pleasure), Shalimar ( Abode of Love) Mughal laid Out in the 16th century & these fall along the bank of Dal-Lake in the heart of Srinagar City & Shankaracharya Temple located on a hillock, thus providing panoramic view of entire City, along with famous Dal-Lake & River Jhelum, Enroute visiting handloom centre famous for production of Pashmina/Shahtoos shawls & world over reckoned Carpets, evening return back to Dlx. Houseboat/Hotel for dinner & overnight stay.
Day 03: Srinagar-Pahalgam -Srinagar (97 Kms /03 hrs one way)
Leave after breakfast & proceed to Pahalgam, we drive to Pahalgam via Pampore where you can visit famous saffron fields , Awantipora and the village of Bijbehara which remains famous as the bread basket of Kashmir. We switch from the national highway 1A at Khanabal and drive through the second largest city of Anantnag. Pahalgam is a picturesque valley around 97 kilometers South of Kashmir. Known as Pahalgam (which means The Shepherds Village), the valley is renowned the world over for its exotic forests, pretty water streams and imposing snow peaks. In Pahalgam you can visit Aru valley, Beetab Valley and Chandanwari (on direct payment basis) as well as take a horse riding trip to Baisaran meadows. After sightseeing around the mountain valley for most of the day, we will drive back to Srinagar and transfer to the Houseboat/Hotel for our overnight stay.
Day 03: Srinagar-Sonmarg-Srinagar (87 Kms/2hr 30min one way)
After breakfast we will drive to the majestic mountain resort of Sonamarg. The route towards Sonamarg takes us on a picturesque country side drive where we will come across rolling hills, green forests, clear water streams and blooming rice fields. We will zoom past the town of Kangan which handles all the local needs of this region. From Kangan, we will drive towards Mammar, famous for its trout farm before we head towards Sonamarg. We will once again alight from our vehicles at the tourist spot of Gagangir. The spot is built in the middle of the river Sindh and looks like an island with snow glaciers covering one or the other spot. In Sonamarg we will take a 3 hour walk or horseback trip/local Union cab to the Thajwas glacier (on direct payment Basis). After our return we will visit the small town market for some snacks or just pay a visit observing the local people going with their daily routine. We will drive back to Srinagar in the evening and transfer to the Houseboat/Hotel for our overnight stay.
Day 04: Srinagar-Gulmarg-Srinagar (56 Kms/ 2hrs 30min one way).
After breakfast in the morning, we will begin our country side day trip towards Gulmarg. Gulmarg (2440 Meters above Sea level). It is one of the most beautiful hill stations and also called “Meadows of Flower”. The drive past colorful villages and rice fields, gives you an insight of the rich cultural past of Kashmir. We arrive at a small picturesque market town of Tangmarg and drive ahead on a scenic drive of 14 kilometers to Gulmarg. Gulmarg has one of the best ski slopes in the world and highest golf course with 18 holes. We arrive in Gulmarg early in the afternoon and begin a short tour around the meadow familiarizing ourselves with the beauty. In Gulmarg we will board the Gondola cable car system (on direct payment Basis), and ascend towards the Afarwatt Mountain range. The 08 minutes of rope-way will take you past colorful shepherd huntsmen to the lower ridge of the Afarwatt peak. From here you can click lots of photos of the nearby mountain ranges that stand tall like sentinels guarding the rich natural beauty of Kashmir valley. In the evening we will drive back to Srinagar, Dinner and Overnight in Houseboat/Hotel.
Day 05: Srinagar-Departure.
After a late morning breakfast, we will drive to the airport for your flight home. At the airport the driver will assist you with the luggage and will later drop you at the terminal.
Srinagar and Kashmir Tour Package Tour = 4N/5Days
Normal Package with Breakfast and Dinner = 12,000/- PP
Deluxe Package with Breakfast and Dinner = 16,000/- PP
Premium Package with Breakfast and Dinner = 20,000/- PP
Luxury Package with Breakfast and Dinner = 24,000/- PP
Welcome Drink on Arrival (Non-alcoholic)
Accommodations will Provide Well Appoint Double Sharing Room
03N stay in Hotel in Srinagar + 01N stay in Srinagar Houseboat
Meal will Provide 04Breakfast and 04Dinner Vegetarian Only
To and Fro Shikara crossings while staying on House Boat
Boat Ride by Shikara on Lake Dal for 01 Hour (1- 4 Pax in 01 Shikara Ride)
Transfer Srinagar Airport – Arrival & Departure
All Applicable Hotel, Transport Taxes except GST
Normal Hotel Envisaged
Srinagar = Hotel Hyde Park Inn/ Grand Habib/ Similar
Houseboat = A Class Houseboat
Deluxe Hotel Envisaged
Srinagar = Hotel Royal Batoo/ Hotel Mannat Resorts/ Similar
Houseboat = Deluxe Houseboat
Premium Hotel Envisaged
Srinagar = Hotel Pine Spring/ Solar Residency / similar
Houseboat = Premium Houseboat
Luxury Hotel Envisaged
Srinagar = Hotel Grand Mumtaz/ similar
Houseboat = Luxury Houseboat
Transportation = Vehicles to Be Used
02 Adults/ Guest = Non-AC Indica/ Indgo/ Dzire/ Itious/ Similar
04 Adults/ Guest = Non-AC Indica/ Indgo/ Dzire/ Itious/ Similar
06 Adults/ Guest = Non-AC Tavera/ Qualis/ Innova/ Eeco/ Similar
08 Adults/ Guest = Non-AC 09 Seater Tempo Traveler/ Sumo/ Similar
10 Adults/ Guest = Non-AC 12 Seater Tempo Traveler/ Sumo/ Similar
All kind of personal expenses such as like portages, tips, Porterage, laundry, mineral water, telephone bills and beverages etc.
Hi Tea, alcoholic beverages, starters and meals other than those specified above & any activity not mentioned in the inclusions
Unforeseen Eventualities Like Land Slides, Route Map, Avalanche, Road Closure, Political Unrest, Flight, Train, Bus Cancellation, Optional, suggested or unspecified activities.
Flights, Train, Volvo Bus, Long Route Car, Bus, other than those specified above.
The above rates are subject to change during the long weekend, festival period, International airport parking fee (Please check the date before booking).
Rates are subject to change as per the management discretion without notice.
Check in & Check Out time will applicable to Hotel Policy. As well early check-in and late check-out will be charged on case to case basis with prior approval of the hotel.
Monument entrances, Camera fee (still or videos), Batry Car, Ghore, Pithu, Palki, Mughal Garden, Temple, Natha Temple, Sanasar Lake, Chaupar, Museum, Park, Jeep Safari, Elephant Safari, Bungee jumping, Flying Fox, Giant Swing, Lake tour, Thajwas Glacier, Any Horse Riding, Site Scenes of Aru, Chandanwari & Beetab Valley, Cable Car Ride at Gulmarg and anything else Fee Pay Guest Separately.
GST 5 % and any changes in current rates of taxes will be applicable.
Medical and Travel Insurance
Note: Aru , Chandanwari and Beetab Valley at Pahalgam is not part of our given costs, Supplement cost of same for your reference is as under :
Aru Valley : Rs. 800/- PP Net Per Sumo/Eeco [06–07 Pax in Each cab and 01 Hr. time will be given to visit each Valley]
Chandanwari : Rs. 900/-PP Net Per Sumo/Eeco
Beetab Valley : Rs. 650/-PP Net Per Sumo/Eeco
Boat Ride : Rs. 700/-PP Net Per Hour Shikara [ 04 – 05 Pax in Each Shikara ]
Cable Car ride : Rs. 800/-PP Net and upto Phase – 1
Cable Car ride : Rs. 975/-PP Net per Pax upto Phase – II
English Guide : Rs: 1200/- Net Per Day
Mughal Garden : Rs: 80/= PP Net Per Person
Monument Fee : Rs: 100/= Net Per Person
Fire Stove : Rs: 500/-PP Net Per Room Houseboats Per Night/ Period (15 Nov – 15th March 2018)
valley Pahalgam : Rs: 2500/-Per cab/ Sumo/ [ Eeco Aru, Chandanwari & beetab ]
Thajwas Glacier : Rs: 2500/-Per cab/ Sumo/ [ Eeco Thajwas Glacier Sonmarg ]
It may be closed at times due to bad weather or maintenance issues
AC will not be functional on Hills, Terrains and Slopes / Extra KMs and Extra Hours to be paid as applicable /
Leh Part: Monastery Entrance / Inner Line Permit / Guide / Wild life Entrance / Environmental Fee Not Included / Srinagar based car is not allowed to visit Alchi Gonpa/Monastery
Important Point : In case of road closure from Tangmarg - Gulmarg - Tangmarg / Gagangir To Sonmarg and Vice versa due to snow our vehicle as per govt. orders/administration will not be allowed to ply as precautionary measures only Snow Jeeps / Chained vehicles are allowed to ply that can be hired on direct payment basis or same can be arranged by us on additional cost / In case of stay at Gulmarg is for 02 Nights then we will be providing chained vehicle at our end without any additional cost/ During winters Sonmarg remains closed and vehicles can only go upto Gagangir / Due to Heavy Snow falls Road from Jammu – Srinagar/Patnitop – Jammu is open for traffic alternatively or vehicular movement may remain suspended for traffic, depending on weather conditions. Jammu/Katra to Pahalgam/Srinagar takes approx 12 Hrs One way. You are requested to bear this in mind while making train or air plane reservations.
During summer / spring / autumn
Important Point: Thajwas Glacier, Zero Point at Sonmarg Not Included / In Gulmarg horseman union is not allowing any vehicle to drop or pickup guests at/from Gondola nor horseman union allow any S.S tours at Gulmarg.