Pick up from Jammu station and start our journey towards Srinagar. Distance from Jammu station to Srinagar is 266Kms approx. Travel time from Jammu to Srinagar by road is near about 5.11 hours. After few hours of driving we will explore the Beauty of Kashmir. On our way we visit Pantitop. And after reach to Srinagar , overnight stay at Srinagar Hotel.
Srinagar to Sonamarg to Srinagar (90 kms approx 3 hour drive) :
After breakfast, drive to Sonamarg. Cross the town of Kangan, Mammar, Gagangir.
Once you reach Sonamarg, take a 3-hour walk or horseback trip to the Thajwass glacier. You can opt for a pony ride to one of the glaciers for some fun in snow and ice (by your own
payment). Return to the Hotel in Srinagar in the evening and enjoy comfortable night Stay .
Srinagar to Yusmarg and return to Srinagar Hotel (50 approx) :
This is a beautiful green valley with tall trees and surrounded by snow capped mountains.
This place is located at a distance of 50 KM south from Srinagar. The road passes through different villages and apple gardens and it will take 2 hours to reach Yousmarg from
Srinagar.Yousmarg provides space for beautiful landscapes, young pine nurseries, green
pastures and heart touching lotic and lentic water bodiess. Return to the Hotel in Srinagar
and Overnight stay at Srinagar Hotel .
Srinagar to Gulmarg to Srinagar (60 kms approx 3 hour drive) :
After breakfast in the morning, proceed towards Gulmarg. Enroute you get to see the
beautiful Tangmarg town and drive ahead on a scenic drive of 14 kilometers to Gulmarg,
primarily famous for ski slopes and natural 18 holes golf course, which is also the highest golf course in the world. Enjoy the splendor of nature and the snowy mountains. Later, begin a short tour, boarding the Gondola cable car system (the 08 minutes ropeway). Descend back to Gulmarg after an hour and later indulge in some horse-riding. Drive back to Srinagar in the
Srinagar to Pahalgam (102 kms approx 31/2 hour drive) :
After breakfast, we drive to Pahalgam via Pampore, Avantipura and the village of Bijbehara which remains famous as the bread basket of Kashmir. Pahalgam 2440 Mtrs (vale of
Kashmir) on the way visit Saffron fields, Avantipur ruins and Anantnag sulphur spring.
Pahalgam is the most famous place for Indian Film Industry. We switch from the national
highway 1A at Khanabal and drive through the second largest city of Anantnag. From here the road turns scenic as we drive parallel on the Lidder river flowing from the opposite
direction. Enjoy the nature charm of the valley. Pahalgam is also famous for its alpine treks, nature walk and is also the central point of Amaranth Yatra. In Pahalgam, check-in at the
hotel and after lunch visit to Lidder River and go to the Pahalgam Market . LIDDER RIVER-
Flowing through the valleys of Pahalgam, this mighty river is a sight to behold and is a popular tourist attraction. The peaceful aura combined with its scenic beauty makes the Lidder River a quaint picnic spot. Shopping At Pahalgam- While in Pahalgam do shop for woolens, carpets, kaftans, Namaz prayer rugs, Kashmiri handicrafts and tea cozies. Zamindar-Home of Handicrafts, is a shop in Pahalgam where one can not only get carpets and Gabbas but also fantastic shawls and dress materials with some lovely Kashmiri embroidery.
In Pahalgam for Local Sightseeing :
Morning after Breakfast Check out from Pahalgam Hotel and drive to Pahelgam for Local Sightseeing like - Aru Valley, Betaab Valley, Chandanwari, Boisaran Valley- Mini Swizerland. ARU VALLEY Located around 11 km from Pahalgam, Aru Valley is the base camp for trekking to the Kolhoi Glacier and the Tarsar-Marsar Lake. Aru lies beside the Aru river and is known for its scenic meadows and activities like horse riding, hiking and trekking. BETAAB VALLEY- Betaab Valley is a breathtaking combination of picturesque surroundings encircled by tall deodar trees and pine forests, with the Lidder River flowing right through it. It got its name from the Bollywood movie Betaab starring Sunny Deol and Amrita Singh shot here. CHANDANWARI- Chandanwari, located 15 km from Pahalgam, is the starting point of the famous Amarnath Yatra. It is also famous for the snow sledging on a snow bridge. It is also famous to enjoy a picnic and enjoy the natural beauty. BAISARAN VALLEY- Mini Swizerland : Baisaran is a beautiful destination 6 kms away from Pahalgam in Jammu & Kashmir. With tranquil meadows, pristine lakes and picturesque setting, you can just stroll down the area or sit down to have a picnic. The place also has very many options of fun games and rides, pony rides, zorbing etc.(at your own cost) The place is a popular tourist attraction in the area and you should definitely stop by if you are visiting here. Dinner and overnight stay at Pahelgam .
Pahalgam to Srinagar Houseboat :
Morning after Breakfast Check out from Pahalgam Hotel and drive to Srinagar (95.kms 03:30.hrs). After lunch we drive to visit the famous Mughal gardens in Srinagar which are Nishat Bagh (the garden of Pleasure), Shankarcharya Temple, Hazratbal Shrine and Shalimar Bagh (abode of love). These gardens are situated on the banks of Dal lake. Check into House boat. Do some Shikara ride in the Famous Dal Lake and in the evening do some shopping in handicraft Market. Dinner and overnight stay at house boat
After breakfast check out from Pahelgam hotel & driving from Pahelgam , the distance of 261 Kms and well linked with most of the Indian cities. Now we reach at Jammu Station to take our return train .