Arrival at Srinagar airport and transfer to Houseboat in Dal Lake, Afternoon tour of famous Mughal Gardens, The Nishat Bagh (The Garden of Pleasure) Shalimar Bagh (Abode of Love) and Chashmashahi (The Royal Spring). Dinner and overnight stay at Houseboat. Note: - Afternoon tour of gardens only possible if the flight arrival timings are before noon.
After breakfast check out from Hotel, during the day you will visit famous old city of Srinagar which includes Old Markets, Habba Kadal, Fateh Kadal, Zaina Kadal, Aali Kadal, Nawa Kadal and Safa Kadal, 'Kadal' being the Kashmiri word for bridge. The old city also boasts of Kashmirs many ancient shrines,Hindu Temples,mosques and the biggest Sikh Temple in the region, among which the shrine of Shah-i-Hamdan, situated between Habba Kadal and Fateh Kadal, is probably the most important. Khanqah-i-Maulla, on the banks of the Jhelum a shrine, Makhdoom Sahib,Jama Masjid, Dargah Hazratbal which is also known as white mosque,Shankar Acharya Temple, Chati Padshahi,are the major Mosques and Shrines in the old city. All the Tourists are welcome to visit the mosques, shrines, Temples and Gurdwara's in the old city. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.
After breakfast check out from Hotel and proceed to Gulmarg, on arrival in Gulmarg check-in to the Hotel. Gulmarg is also known as 'Meadow of Flowers' and has a famous Golf course during summer (which is one of the highest 18-holes golf course in the world) and Ski Resort during winter. You can have a Gondola (cable car) ride which the first stage transfers from the Gulmarg resort at 2,600 meters (8,530 ft.) to Kongdoori Station in the bowl-shaped Kongdoori valley. The second stage of the ropeway, which has 36 cabins and 18 towers, takes you to a height of 3,747 meters (12,293 ft.) on Kongdoori Mountain, a shoulder of nearby Affarwat Peak (4,200 meters (13,780 ft.) to have a real view in natural beauty of the summer and full snow view in winter. You can have a pony ride in the open fields to seven springs and to the lake which remains frozen until June. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Gulmarg.
After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed to Pahalgam. 'THE VILLAGE OF SHEPHERDS ' enroute visiting the world famous Saffron growing fields, after having some rest you can go to Chandanwari, Betab Valley, Aru Valley which has a fine Meadows of Picturesque scenery and starting point of trekking of (Liddarwat, Kolahai Glacier, Tarsar Lake), Pahalgam is famous for Indian film industry, some trekking routes and also base camp for Amarnath pilgrimage. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel. Note:- If you are not able to complete the full tour of Pahalgam due to time we will continue on next morning.
After you finish your activity in Pahalgam check out from hotel and proceed to Srinagar, ?enroute visiting the Martand Temple (sun temple), Awantipora ruins (9th century). after arriving on the Houseboat you can have a cup of Kashmiri Kahwa and get ready to have a Shikara Ride. A Shikara ride is one of the most soothing, relaxing aspects of a holiday in Kashmir. Shikara is a long boat covered with beautiful wooden roof along with bright coloured cloth on it. They are used for getting back and forth from the houseboats or for longer tours. It is worth to take a pleasure ride around the lake in Shikara. The two-hour boat ride takes tourists on a relaxing sightseeing tour of interior parts of the calm and placid waters of Dal Lake, and be part of shopping by Shikara expeditions. Because the Dal is so central to the landscape of Srinagar, many places of tourist interest have, over the ages, been built in its vicinity. Nishat and Shalimar gardens as well as Hazratbal Mosque are directly accessible by Shikara. Mostly crowded, the Shikara boat rides in Kashmir are also used to transport you from land to your houseboat and vice versa. It is worth your time and money to take that joyride ride around the lakes of Kashmir in a Shikara. Dinner and overnight stay at house boat.
After breakfast checkout from houseboat and proceed to Sonamarg (Meadows of Gold), The drive to Sonamarg is through the Sindh Valley which presents yet another spectacular facet of countryside in Kashmir. Situated at an altitude of 2730 meters, Sonamarg ('The meadow of gold') has, as its backdrop, snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. The Sindh River that meanders through the valley abounds with trout and mahaseer. Ponies can be hired for the trip up to Thajiwas glacier, which is a major local attraction during the summer months. Sonamarg is the base of a major trek that passes along several mountain lakes ;Vishansar, Kishansar, Gadsar, Satsar and Gangabal. Sonamarg is also the take-off station for the drive to Ladakh across the Zojila Pass, a major pass in the Great Himalayan Range, through which the Srinagar Leh road passes. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in sonmarg.
After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed to Kargil. Notice the gradual change in the colors of the mountains as you travel to Kargil. Cross the Zojila pass situated at an altitude of 3550 meters (11649 ft.) and Dras town often called 'The Gateway to Ladakh' Drass is the worlds second coldest inhabited place, Visit the Zojila War memorial and Kargil War memorial on the way. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Kargil.
AAfter breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed to Leh, enroute visit Mulbek (known for its huge Buddha Statue) and Lamayuru monastery (The oldest monastery in Ladakh). Admire the Sangam (confluence), of Indus and Zanskar Rivers and the effects of Magnetic Hill (Defiance of the law of gravity), visit Gurudwara Patthar Sahib and Kali Mata temple and reach Leh in the evening. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Leh.
After breakfast we drive to visit Hemis Monastery situated 45 km?s west of Leh; Hemis is the largest and the wealthiest Monastery in Ladakh. Thiksey Monastery, located on a hill lock with formidable views of the Indus valley. Thiksey is especially noteworthy for its gigantic seated statue of the Maitreya (regarded as a future Buddha of this world in Buddhist eschatology), it?s also known for its (Dukhang) assembly hall which houses hundreds of rectangular prayer books, stacked between wooden covers and bound in silk. After that we continue to drive through series of Chortens to visit Shey Palace the former summer palace of the King of Ladakh. After returning from your day trip you can take an evening visit to Leh market. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed to Pangong Lake situated at a height 4350m (14,240 ft.), through Changla Pass 5360m (17,590 ft.), it is the third highest motor able road in the world. Arrive Pangong Lake it is the highest salt water Lake in the World, shared by two countries India and China. Enjoy the beauty of the lake on its while appreciating the changing colors and fascinating high altitude of the Lake. Dinner and overnight stay in the camp.
After checkout from the camp we drive back to Leh, and in the evening time visit Shanti Stupa. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Leh.
After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed to Nubra Valley via Khardungla Pass situated at a height 5602m (18379 ft.), and it is the world's highest motor-able pass. Our next stop is Hunder, after having lunch you can explore the Hunder Village and also you can ride camel Safari at Sand Dunes between Diskit and Hunder Village. Dinner and overnight stay in the camp.
After breakfast checkout from Camp and proceed to Turtuk. It is predominantly a Muslim village, and residents speak languages including Balti, Ladakhi and Urdu, Turtuk is the last outpost in India after which the Pakistan controlled Gilgit Baltistan begins. Turtuk is one of the gateways to the Siachen Glacier, It can be extremely pleasurable to stroll around this picturesque village. The village is traditionally divided into three areas Chutang (river plain) the lower portion of the village, located along the bank of the Shyok river Yul (village) the oldest area of the village, Farol (the other side of the river) the area where most guesthouses and the old monastery are located. Turtuk is the largest apricot producing village in the ladakh region. After completing our visit, we will drive back to Nubra Valley. Dinner and overnight stay in the camp.
After breakfast checkout from camp and drive back to Leh, after reaching your hotel you can prepare for your departure on the next day. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
After breakfast checkout from hotel and proceed to Leh Airport for your onward destination.
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|2 Star||Rs. 00000.00||Rs. 00000.00||Rs. 00000.00||Rs.00000.00||Rs 00000.00||Rs. 00000.00||Rs. 1350.00|
|3* STD||Rs. 00000.00||Rs. 00000.00||Rs. 00000.00||Rs. 00000.00||Rs. 00000.00||Rs.00000.00||Rs. 1750.00|
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