Srinagar – Gulmarg – Pahalgam – Srinagar
Srinagar, Gulmarg, and Pahalgam are three popular destinations in the Indian-administered region of Jammu and Kashmir. Each of these places offers unique experiences and attractions, making it a popular itinerary for travelers looking to explore the natural beauty and culture of the region.
- Enjoy an evening Shikara ride at Nehru Park, Srinagar
- Enjoy a houseboat stay, Srinagar
- Explore well-known Mughal Gardens, Srinagar
- Capture beautiful sceneries of Gulmarg
- Visit Avantipura Ruins and Anantnag Sulphur Springs
Welcome to the largest city of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar! Our representative will pick you up from the airport/railway station and transfer you to the stay. On arrival, complete the check-in formalities and unwind. Then, spend the day at the houseboat or go for a Shikara ride at Nehru Park. Overnight stay in Srinagar.
Begin day 2 of your Kashmir tour with a hearty breakfast. Then, proceed to explore the famous attractions of Srinagar. Visit Mughal Gardens, commissioned by Emperor Jehangir. Spend the day enjoying the natural beauty of this place, and later, come back to the stay for a comfy sleep
Post breakfast, check out and transfer from Srinagar to Gulmarg (2 hours drive). Enjoy the stunning views of the snow-clad peaks on your way. Once reached, check in to the hotel and rest for a while. The rest of the day is free for leisure activities. Overnight stay in Gulmarg
After a healthy breakfast at the hotel, check out. Then, start your drive to the next destination on your Kashmir trip, Pahalgam. Halt at Awantipura Ruins and Anantnag Sulfur Springs. On reaching Pahalgam, complete the check-in formalities and rest. Spend a comfortable night at the hotel.
Wake up to the fresh air and natural sounds. Savor a delicious breakfast and then proceed for an excursion to Chandanwadi. Enjoy a pony ride here, take a walk, and relax on the banks of the Lidder River. After the tour ends, return to the hotel and retire for the day
Post breakfast, start your journey back to Srinagar from Pahalgam today. On arrival, check in and rest for a while. Then, explore the city of Srinagar however you like. Go shopping or experience the floating markets on the Shikara ride. Overnight stay in Srinagar.
Your Splendors of Kashmir tour ends today. First, relish a fulfilling breakfast and then get dropped at Srinagar airport to board the flight back home with unforgettable memories of beautiful Kashmir.
- • Assistance on Arrival.
- • Breakfast
- • Experience Of Shikara ride on Dal Lake , Srinagar
- • One photography during Shikara Ride
- • Entry Ticket for Shalimar Bagh
- • Entry Ticket for Nishant Bagh
- • Experience Of Gondola ride (Phase - 1) At Gulmarg (Tickets are subject to availability)
- • Enjoy Betab & Aru Valley , Pahalgam
- • Private Chauffeur Driven Vehicle
- • Travel Insurance (for age below 69yrs)
- • All transfers and sightseeing by AC Vehicle. (Please note that AC will be switched off during hills )
- • All currently applicable hotel taxes except GST @ Current Rate
- • Any Air or Rail fare.
- • Any other meal not mentioned in price includes.
- • Any other destination not mentioned in itinerary.
- • Any monument entrance fees, camera fees, guide charges.
- • Any expenses of personal nature.
- • GST @ Current Rate
The best time to visit these places is during the summer months, from April to June, when the weather is pleasant and the landscapes are lush and green. Another popular time is during autumn (September to November) when the leaves change colors, creating a picturesque view. Winters are also famous for snowfall and winter sports in Gulmarg.
Srinagar is well-connected by air, road, and, to some extent, by rail. The nearest airport is Srinagar International Airport. You can also reach Srinagar by road from Jammu (approximately 270 km away). The nearest railway station is Jammu Tawi, from where you can hire a taxi or take a bus to Srinagar.
Some of the must-visit places in Srinagar include Dal Lake, Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh, Jama Masjid, and the Mughal Gardens. Houseboats on Dal Lake are also a unique experience.
Gulmarg is approximately 50 km from Srinagar and can be reached by road. You can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Gulmarg. It takes about 1.5 to 2 hours to travel between the two places.
Gulmarg is famous for its stunning landscapes, the Gulmarg Gondola, Gulmarg Golf Course, St. Mary’s Church, and the beautiful meadows. It’s also a popular destination for skiing and snowboarding in the winter.
Pahalgam is approximately 90 km from Srinagar, and you can reach it by road. It takes around 2.5 to 3 hours by car. You can hire a taxi or take a bus to Pahalgam
Pahalgam is known for its scenic beauty and is a base for the Amarnath Yatra. Top attractions include Betaab Valley, Aru Valley, Chandanwari, Lidder River, and the Pahalgam Golf Course. It’s also a great place for trekking and horse riding.
Yes, you can enjoy various adventure activities in these areas, such as trekking, horse riding, golfing, and in Gulmarg, winter sports like skiing and snowboarding.
It’s essential to stay updated on the current situation and follow travel advisories from the government. While these areas have experienced periods of unrest, they have also been safe for tourists during other times. Make sure to check the latest information before planning your trip.
As of my last knowledge update in September 2021, tourists visiting Srinagar, Gulmarg, and Pahalgam didn’t require any special permits. However, it’s always a good idea to verify this information with the local authorities or a travel agency, as permit requirements can change.