Destination covered: Srinagar - Gulmarg - Sonmarg - Pahalgam - Srinagar.
Day 1: Srinagar. On arrival at Srinagar, you will meet our representative at the airport and transfer to Deluxe houseboat. Evening lake trip to Char Chinar - four big chinar trees standing in middle of the whole lake, Floating Gardens and interesting canals by a luxurious shikara. Overnight stay at houseboat.
Day 2: Srinagar local sightseeing (50 km). Half day tour of world famous Mughal Gardens visiting the Nishat bagh (the garden of pleasure) built by Asif Jha in 1636 and Shalimar Bagh (abode of love) built by Jehangir for his beloved wife Nur Jahan in 1619. Overnight stay at houseboat.
Day 3: Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar (112 km). Full day tour of Gulmarg which is one of the most beautiful summer resorts in the valley. Enjoy the splendor of nature and snowy mountain. One can have gondola ride (cable car) from Gulmarg to Kangdori. In the evening return to Srinagar. Overnight stay at houseboat.
Day 4: Srinagar - Sonmarg - Srinagar (196 km). Full day excursion trip to Sonmarg which is the most beautiful drive from Srinagar. Sonmarg (2690 meters) known as the gateway to Ladakh. One can ride on horse to Thajiwas glacier where you can have snow sledge rides round the year. Evening return back to Srinagar. Overnight stay at houseboat.
Day 5: Srinagar - Pahalgam - Srinagar (186 km). Full day excursion to Pahalgam (2440 meters). On the way visit saffron fields, Avantipura ruins and Anantnag sulphur springs. Enjoy the nature and the roaring rivers. Evening return back to Srinagar. Overnight stay at houseboat.
Day 6: Srinagar. Morning visit to Shankaracharya Temple (Shiva Temple), from where you can view the magnificent beauty of Srinagar city and lakes. Evening free for personal activities. Overnight stay at houseboat.
Day 7: Srinagar. Afternoon transfer to the airport for onward destination.
Price: INR 12999 per person.
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