Duration : 10 Days / 9 Nights
Route : Jammu – Katra (Vaishano Devi Darshan) – Patnitop – Srinagar – Sonmarg - Gulmarg
Category : Jammu & Kashmir Tours
Arrival at Jammu airport/railway sataion, Times India Travels representative meets you and transfers you to Katra (50kms/1hr drive). On arrival check in at pre-booked hotel, freshen up and enjoy the serenity of the place from your hotel room. Later set for a holy trek to Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine or else to make the trek more enjoyable ponies can be arranged by self to cover 12 kms journey. Mata Vaishno Devi Temple in Kashmir is the holy temple dedicated to Shakti and is the second most visited shrine in India by devotees and pilgrims. After the holy trek return back on time for dinner and overnight stay at Katra hotel.
After breakfast drive to Patnitop. Patnitop is a picturesque hill station located 112 kms away from Jammu. It is a scenic hill resort famous for its picturesque natural beauty, tranquility, serenity and more of all it is the best place if you want some time for yourself away from the chaos of the city life. The name of this place is derived from Patan Da Talab, which means Pond of Princess. Dinner and overnight stay at Patnitop hotel.
After breakfast, proceed for a local sightseeing tour which includes visit to Nag Temples and excursion to the scenic Nathatop and Sanasar. Dinner and overnight stay at Patnitop hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Srinagar the capital city of Jammu and Kashmir (200 Kms/7 hrs). On arrival our representatives greets you and assist you to transfer you to the houseboat. Check in at houseboat, relax and freshen up and in the evening enjoy the cruise over the Dal Lake. Dinner and overnight stay in the houseboat Srinagar.
After breakfast get ready for excursion to Sonmarg (85kms/3hrs drive). Sonmarg is very popular tourist spot in Kashmir and is famous for its natural beauty, alpine flowers, evergreen pine trees and silver birch. Here enjoy the lovely view of the nature which is simply mesmerizing and beyond words to describe. Return on time from excursion from Sonmarg and check in at houseboat in Srinagar for dinner and welcoming overnight stay.
After breakfast at Srinagar hotels, drive to Gulmarg (60kms/2hrs drive). Gulmarg is a scenic and beauty tourist spot in Kashmir popular for its natural beauty as well as it the place that has the world’s highest natural 18 holes golf courses and the ski slopes considered to be the best in the world. Dinner and overnight stay at Gulmarg hotel.
After breakfast, today enjoy the full day sightseeing tour of Gulmarg and visit to the Alpather Lake the alpine lake that is frozen even during the mid June, Gulmarg Gold Golf, Maharani Temple, St Marys Church, Skiing, Gondola Cabler Car to Kongdor and Khilanmarg. After the glorious tour return back on time for dinner and overnight stay at Gulmarg hotel.
Enjoy sumptuous breakfast the hotel and later transfer you to Srinagar (60 Kms/2.5 hrs). On arrival check in at pre-booked hotel, freshen up and enjoy welcome drinks at the comfort of your room. Later we go for sightseeing at Srinagar which include visit to Nishat Bagh, Mughal Gardens, Hazratbal Shrine, Shalimar Bagh and Shankarcharya Temple. After the glorious tour in the evening enjoy the Shiraka ride on Dal Lake and enjoy the lovely view of the nature as well as the mesmerizing sunset view. Dinner and overnight at Srinagar.
After breakfast at the hotel, we drive to Katra enjoying the scenic view of the nature and tranquil surrounding with the backdrop of snow covered mountains (200 Kms/7 hrs). On arrival check in at Katra hotel, relax and freshen up. Dinner and overnight stay at Katra hotel.
After breakfast at the Katra hotel we transfer you to Jammu (50 Kms/1 hr) to board flight for way back home or onward journey. In this way tour to Kashmir ends giving you wonderful memories to cherish and enjoy in for lifelong.
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