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Srinagar Gulmarg Sonmarg Tour With Pahalgam Highlights

  • Experience the perfect blend of adventure and nature's beauty as you enjoy a Shikara Ride on the famous Dal Lake.
  • Enjoy the Gondola cable car ride and capture the breathtaking view of Affarwat Mountain range from the sky
  • Grab the chance to enjoy horse riding in the Strawberry valley and explore the green meadows
  • Explore the ancient Mughal gardens such as Nishat Bagh, Chashma Shahi, etc that were built back in 1632

Srinagar Gulmarg Sonmarg Tour With Pahalgam Overview

Start Point: Srinagar

End Point: Srinagar


Route: Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar - Pahalgam - Srinagar


About the destination:

The summer capital of Kashmir, Srinagar is situated at a height of 1730 meters above sea level. Famously known as, “Heaven on Earth”, Srinagar is located on the banks of river Jhelum and serves as the home to the most exquisite Mughal-age gardens of India. Srinagar is praised for its natural environment, waterfronts, gardens, houseboats, and Kashmiri handicrafts. Come and explore the best of Srinagar with your friends and loved ones. 

About the tour:

  • Drive past the colorful villages and rice fields that will give you an insight into the rich cultural past of Kashmir.
  • Visit the Ski destination of India, Gulmarg that has some of the best ski slopes in the world.
  • View the colorful shepherd hutments as you enjoy the Gondola Ride to Affarwat Mountain Peak.
  •  Drive to Sonamarg which is the last stop of Kashmir District as from here starts the territory of Ladakh. Situated at an altitude of 2743 m above sea level, Sonamarg is absolutely true to its name, which means Meadow of Gold.
  • Drive through the Avantipura Ruins, 1100 years old temple of Lord Vishnu built by King Awantivarman.
  • Pass through the scenic roads parallel to the Lidder river flowing in the opposite direction.
  • Visit the town of Pahalgam (Village of Shepherds) that offers breathtaking views of the Himalayas, and pine forests.
  • Take a visit to Shalimar Bagh that Jehangir built for his wife Nur Jahan and the gardens are situated on the banks of Dal Lake with the majestic Zabarwan hills in the background.

Srinagar Gulmarg Sonmarg Tour With Pahalgam Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival at Srinagar; Enjoy a Shikara Ride in Dal Lake
  • On arrival at the Srinagar Airport, you will be welcomed by a representative who will assist and escort you to your waiting vehicle.
  • From the airport, it is a 35 minutes drive through the heart of New Srinagar city.
  • The drive takes you past the Abdullah bridge which connects the banks of the Jehlum river, snaking its way towards the North-Western frontier of Kashmir.
  • Arrive and check-in at Houseboat.
  • In the evening enjoy a Shikara Ride on the famous Dal Lake.
  • Dinner and overnight stay in the Houseboat.
Day 2
Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar (52 KM; 2 hrs)
  • In the morning after breakfast proceed for a full-day trip to Gulmarg(Meadow of Flowers) that lies 2730 meters above sea level.
  • Reach a small picturesque market town of Tangmarg and drive ahead on a scenic drive of 14 kilometers to Gulmarg. Gulmarg has one of the best ski slopes in the world and the highest golf course with 18 holes.
  • Take the Gondola cable car ride and ascend towards the Affarwat Mountain range. The 8-minutes of ropeway will take you past colorful shepherd hutments to the lower ridge of the Afarwat peak.
  • From here you can click lots of photos of the nearby mountain ranges that stand tall like sentinels guarding the rich natural beauty of Kashmir valley.
  • After taking in the enchanting views of the mountains for an hour or so, descend back to Gulmarg base.
  • Experience some horse-riding to the strawberry valley.
  • In the evening drive back to Srinagar.
  • Overnight stay at Srinagar.
Day 3
Srinagar - Sonamarg - Srinagar
  • After breakfast, proceed for a full-day excursion to Sonmarg which is one of the most beautiful drives from Srinagar.
  • Sonmarg is at 98kms from Srinagar and it will take about 3 hours to reach Sonmarg.
  • The moment you enter Sonmarg, the first thing that you notice will be the snow-covered mountains that form the backdrop of the town.
  • Covered with alpine trees from all sides, Sonmarg has a few of the loveliest flower collections in Jammu and Kashmir.
  • You may take a pony ride (at your own expense) to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year.
  • Return to your hotel in Srinagar by the evening.
  • Overnight stay in Srinagar.
Day 4
Srinagar - Pahalgam (96 KM; 3 hrs)
  • After breakfast, you will check out from the Deluxe Houseboat and proceed to Pahalgam (The Valley of Shepherds) on the National Highway 1A. This road connects the Valley to the rest of the country.
  • You will drive past the Saffron Fields of Pampore, the marvelous Avantipura Ruins, and the village of Bijbehara which remains famous as the breadbasket of Kashmir.
  • You can even sample a few exotic loaves of bread sold by vendors near the road.
  • You will then switch to the national highway at Khanabal and drive through the second largest city of Anantnag.
  • Drive through the pine forests to arrive at Pahalgam which is unarguably one of the most beautiful places on earth.
  • On arrival check in to the hotel in Pahalgam.
  • After reaching Pahalgam you can visit Kashmir Valley, Debian, Baisaran by pony, or can also visit Aru/Betab Valley in Chandanwari by Private Jeep (at your own expense).
  • Stay overnight at a hotel.
Day 5
Pahalgam - Srinagar (96 KM; 3 hrs); Marvel at the beauty of the Mughal Gardens
  • After breakfast transfer to Srinagar.
  • On arrival check in to the hotel.
  • Later some half a day of local sightseeing of Srinagar which includes the Mughal Gardens, visiting Chashma Shahi.
  • The garden was developed on the orders of Emperor Shah Jahan in 1632 by Ali Mardan Khan around an abundant spring emerging from the slopes of the Zabarwan Mountains.
  • The waters of the spring are renowned for their cool and rejuvenating qualities; Nishat Bagh was built by Asaf Khan, the brother-in-law of Jehangir in 1632 AD, and Shalimar Bagh was built by Jehangir for his wife empress Nur Jahan.
  • Built between a period of 14 years the two gardens are a heritage left behind by the erstwhile Mughals, whose taste for laying exquisite gardens was fascinating.
  • In the evening enjoy shopping at the Local Market.
  • Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 6
Transfer to Srinagar Airport
  • After breakfast, you can proceed for checkout from the hotel.
  • Transfer by car to Srinagar Airport for departure to the next destination.

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Explore the beauty of Srinagar, and Gulmarg and enjoy the majestic view of verdant mountains, and discover the famous attractions of the town.

Price Includes
  • Stay

    Houseboat/Hotel.

  • Meals

    Breakfast.

  • Transfers

    Sightseeing and transfers in a Traveller/Sedan/SUV in Srinagar, Gulmarg, Sonamarg, and Pahalgam depending on the group size.

    Pick up and drop off at Srinagar Airport.

  • Activities

    Shikara ride in Dal Lake,

    Gondola cable car ride towards the Affarwat Mountain range,

    Horse riding to the strawberry valley, and

    Sightseeing.

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More Details about Srinagar Gulmarg Sonmarg Tour With Pahalgam

Know Before You Go for Srinagar Gulmarg Sonmarg Tour With Pahalgam

  • Minimum 2 persons are required to book this tour.
  • The display prices mentioned are for a minimum of 4 PAX for 2-star or 3-star properties.
  • Rates may fluctuate with any change in services/hotels. The difference in the cost shall be borne by the client in case of any amendment in the package due to an increase in the number of guests.
  • The hotels are subject to their availability. In case they are not available, the travelers will be accommodated in a property of similar standard.
  • Thrillophilia reserves the right to rearrange the itinerary due to any kind of disturbance that occurred (i.e weather condition, political condition, or any others) without changing the total number of days and without compromising any service.
  • Children above 8 years of age will be considered as adults only. There are no charges for children below 8 years of age.
  • All entry tickets for stupas, monasteries, sightseeing, state and entry fees, monument entrances, camera charges, etc. are not a part of the package.
  • Any personal expenses or items of personal nature will not be included in the package.
  • Any meals or transfers not mentioned in the itinerary are to be considered an exclusion in the deal.
  • Any kind of drink (alcoholic, aerated, or mineral water) is not included in the package cost.
  • Usage of the swimming pool is strictly according to government guidelines.
  • Guidelines issued by the State-Government is to be followed. Social distancing to be maintained. Frequent hand sanitization and use of mask recommended.
  • ID proof is mandatory for each individual guest at the time of booking, and also upon arrival. PAN card will not be considered as valid address proof.
  • Any breakage or damage of any items in the resort will be charged at actuals.

Things To Carry for Srinagar Gulmarg Sonmarg Tour With Pahalgam

  • Warm clothes
  • Caps
  • Mosquito & insect repellent

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Starting Point
Srinagar
Srinagar