On arrival at Srinagar, you will meet and assisted by our representative. As you will land in Kashmir
you the vast, seemingly empty sky stretched out for infinity, smattering of low level flat clouds preadout
to the horizon; the milky cotton ball clouds obstructed potions of the endless sky that showed off
its infinite beauty; the skys hue brightness as the sun rising in a magnificent flourish of ribbon-like
fire; the brilliant sun rays gleam outlined the cotton-ball clouds in a blazing glow that signified the
beginning of the day. On a bright day, the green grass glistened in the sun which was blazing in the
cloudless sky. Continue drive to an-other most pleasing place Pahalgam, via Pampore, Avantipura and the village of
Bijbehara which remains famous as the bread basket of Kashmir. Pahalgam, the ‘Valley of Shepherds’
which is situated at the confluence of the streams flowing from the River Lidder and Sheshnag Lake,
en route visit the Awantipura Ruins. The ancient township of Awantipura founded by King Awantiwarman (855-883 AD) is renowned for
the impressive ruins of the two temple complexes he built here in the 9th century namely
Awantisvamin, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, and Avantisvara, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Both the temples
reflect Greek style of architecture. From here the road turns scenic as we drive parallel on the Lidder
river flowing from the opposite direction. Overnight will be at the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Gulmarg, arrive in Gulmarg early in the afternoon, check into the hotel.Got the wind blowing and can hear the leaves rustling on the giant chinar trees. The crunch of the
autumn coloured leaves on the ground. The sun drooping over the horizon yawning out its
spectacular yellows and fiery oranges, hints of blue and purple creeping in. That one star that is
always the first one out is shining.
Relax at the hotel and overnight will be at the hotel.
After breakfast, enjoy the Gondola cable car system (the 08 minutes ropeway, at your own cost). Descend back to Gulmarg after an hour and later indulge in some horse-riding. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast, proceed towards Srinagar. En-route you get to see the beautiful Tangmarg town and
drive ahead on a drive of 14 kilometres off Gulmarg. You can enjoy panoramic, peaceful blue sky,
freshness in the air, surrounding fauna and flora will take you to the lap of nature with the feel of
cold breeze and aroma of high vegetation. Reach Srinagar and check into the hotel and relax, post lunch proceed for half day tour of Srinagar,
visit Shankaracharya Temple, Chashme Shahi gardens. Shankaracharya Temple, situated at a height of about 1,100 ft. on a hilltop on the southeast of the
city, offers splendid views of the valley and the snow-capped mountains of the Pir Panjal range.
Dedicated to Lord Shiva, it is believed that this Hindu temple was built in 371 BC, making it one of the
oldest in the valley of Kashmir. Chashme Shahi, an ancient garden established in 1632 by Emperor Shah Jahan, is considered to be
one of the smallest Mughal gardens in Srinagar. Divided into three different sections with an
aqueduct, waterfalls and fountains, it provides magnificent views of the Himalayas and the Dal Lake.
Shalimar Gardens (also known as garden of love), situated 15 km from Srinagar, is one of the most
popular Mughal gardens in the city. It has four terraces, rising one above the other, fitted with
fountains and chinar (sycamore) trees. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast proceed on a sightseeing tour of Srinagar visiting places like the, Shalimar Gardens
and Nishat Bagh and enjoy most beautiful Dal Lake Shikara ride. Nishat Garden is situated on the banks of the picturesque Dal Lake, with the Zabarwan Mountains
forming its backdrop. Also known as the garden of bliss, it was laid out in 1633 by Asaf Khan, the
elder brother of Nur Jahan. Designed in Persian style, this is a 12-terrace garden interspersed with
fountains, colourful flowerbeds and lush green lawns. Later, enjoy a tranquil ride on the Shikara at Dal lake. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast, check out from hotel and departure transfer will be at the Srinagar Airport to board
the flight for onward destination.