Package ID : Madurai Travels – North Tour – 06

Package Type : Only Dedicated Private (Cabs) Package. No Group (Bus) Package

Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days

Destination Covered : Srinagar – Sonmarg – Gulmarg – Pahalgam

Day 1 – Arrive Srinagar :

Transfer to houseboat. PM walk around the Famous Boulevard Road Over Night & Dinner at Hotel .Today we after breakfast Sightseeing World Famous Mughul Gardens PM return back to Hotel overnight & dinner at Hotel ( Hotel Accommodation)

Mughal GardensNishat Bagh :

The Garden of bliss laid down by Asif Khan father of Empress Noorjahan in 1633AD on the bank of Dal Lake with Zabarvan Massif at the back. In Nishat commands magnificent view of the Lake and the Snow capped Pir Panchal Range to the west of the valley.

Shalamir Bagh :

The Abode Of Love.’ Is said to have been a village, built by Paravarassna II. He used to stay here when on a visit to Sukhswami a saint living near Harwan. In 1619 Jehangir ordered a garden to be laid out this spot, calling it, Ferrah Bakkash (Delightful). In 1727 A.D Zaffar-Khan. A governor during the reign of Shah Jahan made an extension of it and called it ‘Faiz Baksh’ ( Bountiful ). The garden is laid down in four terraces, rising one above the other. A canal runs through the garden lined with polished stones and supplies with water from HarwanCheshma – Shahi : East of Srinagar. Bulit in 1634 A.D by Shah- Jahan. It commands a superb view of the Dal Lake it has the advantage of having a natural spring of Pure, Cool and Sparking water known as Cheshma- Shahi (Royal Spring)

Shankaracharya Temple:

This Temple is situated at the height of 1000ft above the plain. The earliest of all the Temples built in 200 BC,. By Jalaka the son of the Great Buddhist convert Ashoka. The temple was subsequently rebuilt and dedicated by Raja Gopadittya in 6th Century. It is said to be that “ the Takhut-I-Sulaiman (throne one of the Solomon). Panoramic view of whole Srinagar City . ( Hotel Accommodation)

Day 2 – Srinagar- Sonmarg- Srinagar:

Early drive to Sonmarg 85 Kms 2 ½ hrs drive from Srinagar Pm Return Back to Srinagar . Sonmarg : 87 kms from srinagar , 3 hours journey, 2800mts above sea level. It is called:Golden meadow” at the head of the river sind with beautiful mountains and glaciers.Base for the treks to Harmukh range via Nichnai, Vishensar Lake, gangabal and to Nara Nag . Also the Pilgrim route to Amarnath Cave , which can be done in one day from here. Famous for Trout fishing. ( Hotel Accommodation)

Day 3 – Srinagar to Gulmarg 56 kms 1 ½ hrs drive check in Hotel overnight in Gulmarg :

In summer best for trekking, golfing and pony rides . One can have beautiful walk around and can see in good weather the high mountains like Naga Parbat(In Gilgit) 7650mts high, Kolohi and Harmukh which are 5425 and 5124 mts high. Gulmarg has the world’s highest green golf course in the world.

Ski in the winter. There are cable cons that ferry the tourists upto the Aparwat top height of 4,142 mts(Gondola). ( Hotel Accommodation)

Day 4 – Gulmarg – Pahalgam:

Drive to Pahalgam 154 Kms 4 hrs drive Overnight & Relax in Pahalgam. ( Hotel Accommodation)

Day 5 – Pahalgam Sightseeing Places:

2400 mts above sea level. Popular holiday resort. It is called “Shepherds village” at the head of the Lidder valley.Best place for trout fishing. Apart from angling , Pahalgam is also known as the starting point for trekking. Pilgrims route to Amaranth Cave . ( Hotel Accommodation)

Day 6 – Pahalgam- Srinagar:

Early drive to back to Srinagar Pm Check in Srinagar Houseboat. Rest Day free for Personal activities. (DLX HOUSE BOATS)

Day 7 – Srinagar Airport:

Transfer to Srinagar Airport our services ends