Paradise on Earth – Kashmir Tour
Delhi – Srinagar – Gulmarg – Pahalgam – Delhi
Paradise on Earth - Kashmir Tour Itinerary
- Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Meeting assistance on arrival & transfer to hotel.Overnight Stay in Hotel.
- Day 02: Delhi Srinagar
After breakfast transfer to airport to board the flight for Srinagar. On arrival at Airport you shall be met by our representative, after meet and greet transfer to Houseboat, followed by boat ride at Lake. Stayovernight at Houseboat.
- Day 03: Srinagar
Tour of Srinagar city visit the famous Mughal Gardens visiting:
NISHAT BAGH: "Garden of pleasure" designed in 1633 A.D by Noor Jehan's brother Asif Khan on the slopes of Zabarwan mountain as its backdrop. Then proceed to visit
SHALIMAR BAGH: "Garden of love" built in 1616 A.D for Queen Noor Jehan "Light of the World" by Emperor Jehangir and was extended in 1727 A.D by Shah Jehan. It later became the inspiration for the famous song ("Pale hands I Loved..") During the Mughal period the top most of the four terraces was reserved for the emperor and the court maidens. A canal, lined with polished stones and supplied with water from Harwan runs through the middle of the garden resplendent with fountains and falls. At night the romantic days when little lights glimmered in the garden and languid ladies lounged by the pools are recalled in a Son-et-Lumiere performance, also tracing the history of the Mughals. The garden in 539x182 Mts. Lunch at houseboats. Afternoon Shikara trip to lakes visiting the interior of the Dal Lake . To see the life of people in the lake and floating gardens. Evening return back to the houseboats.Dinner and Overnight stay in houseboats.
- Day 04: Srinagar - Gulmarg Srinagar (56 KMS One way)
After early breakfast depart by cars / coach to Gulmarg with pack lunch. Upon arrival take lunch that is carried from the boats. GULMARG, also known as " Meadow of Flowers" This charming hill resort is 56 kms. from Srinagar at an altitude of 8,700 ft.( 2700 m). The route from Srinagar to Gulmarg is lined with towering popular trees and the distance is covered in 02 hours approx. Gulmarg was once called Gauri marg in honor of Gauri, Lord Shiva's wife. Its name changed in 1581 A.D by king Yussuf Shah, a regular summer visitor. The Mughal Emperor Jehangir once collected 21 different kinds of flowers here. Gulmarg offers a magnificent view of Nanga Parbat, one of the highest mountains in the world and is an excellent winter sports center. It also is the highest green golf course in the world. Evening return back to the boats.Dinner and Overnight stay in houseboats.
- Day 05: Srinagar - Pahalgam Srinagar (97 KMS One way)
After early breakfast transfer from houseboats to hotel at Boulevard road. (Imperial Lake View / ShahAbbas / Akbar Hotel or similar ) and then depart by cars / coach to Pahalgam with pack lunch. "Valley of Shepherds" second only to Gulmarg in its beauty and landscape and invigorating climate. Pahalgam is situated in the picturesque Lidder Valley and lies 97 kms. from Srinagar by road. 7,200 ft. (2,134 m.) above sea level, it is famous for its beautiful scenery, flora and fauna, springs and streams. It is also the base for treks to the higher mountains. Evening return back to the hotel.Dinner and Overnight stay at hotel.
- Day 06: Srinagar - Delhi
Morning free, afternoon transfer to airport for flight to Delhi. On arrival meeting assistance & transfer to hotel for overnight.
- Day 07: Depart Delhi
In time transfer to airport to board the flight for onwards journey.