Exotic Kashmir

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 9 days
  • Starting Price: ₹ 12,199

Kashmir is a land of myriad seasons and it changes the hues of landscape with the seasons. Burgeoning with magnificent scenery, unique experience in Houseboat staying, Shikara riding, Mughal Gardens, floating vegetable Gardens and host of adventure activities, this enchanting valley is always lavishly beautiful and a favored destination for tourists from all walks of life. Incredible beauty of nature, innate appeal, blissful ambiance and misty cool air of Kashmir satiate inner soul of every traveler and persuade them to visit this land again and again.

Day 1
ARRIVE – JAMMU – KATRA
Arrive Jammu by Train OR by Air. Meet and assist on arrival at Railway Station or at Airport and proceed straight to Katra by Car .Arrive Katra and check in at Hotel.
Day 2
IN KATRA
Early morning after breakfast, proceed for visit to “Mata Vaishnodevi” Darshan Onward to Bhawan by foot or Ponies (to be arranged directly) OR by Chopper. After darshan, leave by Chopper / Ponies for Katra back. After Darshan, Check in at Hotel for Rest. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 3
KATRA – SRINAGAR
After breakfast leave for Srinagar. Enjoy the nature’s beauty of the summer capital of Jammu & Kashmir. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 4
SRINAGAR + LOCAL SIGHTSEEING
After breakfast, visit Mughal gardens “Nishat” (The Garden of Pleasure) and “Shalimar” (Abode of All). Drive along the Lake side on Boulevard On return visit a local Handicrafts Emporium for hand-knotted specialty silken carpets, shawls, jewellery ornaments. Also visit Shankaracharya Temple. Overnight at the Hotel
Day 5
SRINAGAR – SONMARG – SRINAGAR
After breakfast leave with full day excursion for Sonamarg. Situated at an altitude of 9000 Ft. Sonamarg – 84 Kms is also called as “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. Evening, enjoy 01 Hour Boat Ride on Dal Lake by a gondola Boat called ”SHIKARA” witness the ride on lake, called Venice of India & experience the aquatic life of Srinagar. Also see the scenic extravaganza of the Kashmir and enjoy the profusion of colors in the Paradise on Earth. While returning visit to the local crafts market and see the fine carved hand-made articles from Paper Machie & wood of a walnut. Overnight at the Deluxe Houseboat.

Day 6
SRINAGAR – GULMARG
After breakfast, transfer towards Gulmarg, called as “Meadow of Flowers” Gulmarg is 150 Kms from Pahalgam at an altitude of 8700-ft. Gulmarg also referred as Meadow of Flowers is a famous Ski Resort & the world’s highest 18 hole Golf Course. The place was prominent during the British time. Enjoy the scenic view of Kongdori on a Cable Car Ride – OPTIONAL (Gondola) Dinner & Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 7
GULMARG – PAHALGAM
Transfers from Gulmarg to Pahalgam called as “Valley of Shepherds. Enroute visiting the Awantipura Ruins of 9th Century & Mattan Temple Complex. On arrival check in at Hotel. In Pahalgam, Enjoy the nature & walk around the banks of River Lidder. Pahalgam is famous for some trekking routes also & is the base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 8
PAHALGAM – JAMMU
After breakfast, check out from hotel & transfer from Pahalgam to Jammu. Overnight at the Hotel

Day 9
DEPARTURE
In time transfer to Jammu Airport / Railway station to connect for onwards destination.

TOUR PRICE DOUBLE SHARING PER PERSON
[Cost Valid From 01 Mar’17 To 30 Sept’17]

Cost Per Person Economy Hotels Standard Hotels Deluxe Hotels Premium Hotels
02 Adults 19499 20999 24499 30899
04 Adults 15099 16499 20099 26399
06 Adults 13299 14799 18299 24699
08 Adults 13399 14899 18399 24699
10 Adults 12599 13999 17499 23899
12 Adults 12199 13599 17099 23499
Extra Bed 5999 6699 9099 12599
Child without Bed 4099 4799 5999 6699

Stay

Category Hotel
ECONOMY: 02 Nights at Hotel MahaLaxmi- Katra 02 Nights at Hotel Luxury Inn- Srinagar 01 Night at Deluxe Houseboat 01 Night at Apple Tree Resort-Gulmarg 01 Night at Hotel Pine Cliff- Pahalgam 01 Night at Hotel Raghunath- Jammu.
STANDARD: 02 Nights at Hotel Devi Mahal-Katra 02 Nights at Triden ResortS-Srinagar 01 Night at Deluxe Houseboat-Srinagar 01 Night at Apple Tree Resort-Gulmarg 01 Night at Hotel Golden Residency-Pahalgam 01 Night at Hotel Royal Placid-Jammu.
DELUXE: 02 Night at Hotel JMK International-Katra 02 Nights at Hotel Shefaf / Regal Palace-Srinagar 01 Night at Deluxe Houseboat-Srinagar 01 Night at Hotel Alpine Ridge-Pahalgam 01 Night at Hotel Fifth Season / Palestine Pahalgam | 01 Night at Hotel Swastik- Jammu.
PREMIUM: 02 Nights at Hotel Atrium-Katra 02 Nights at Hotel Mannat Resort / Hotel Royal Batoo-Srinagar 01 Night at Deluxe Houseboat-Srinagar 01 Night at Hotel Pine Spring -Gulmarg 01 Night at Hotel Pine Spring- Pahalgam 01 Night at Hotel Meridian Palace- Jammu.
  • 08 Nights accommodation on Twin Sharing / MAP Basis on the above mentioned Hotels / HB.
  • 01 NAC Indica (02 Pax) NAC Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for Arrival & Departure from Srinagar
  • International Airport to Hotel / HB & vice versa
  • 01 NAC Indica (02 Pax) NAC Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for transfers from Srinagar – Pahalgam – Gulmarg & back
  • 01 NAC Indica (02 Pax) NAC Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for Full day trip to Mughal Gardens & Shankaracharya temple
  • 01 NAC Indica (02 Pax) NAC Xylo / Tavera (02-06 Pax) & 01 TT / Winger (08-12 Pax) for Full day excursion trip to Sonamarg
  • 01 Hour Boat (Shikara) Ride on Dal Lake – Srinagar (04 Person to 01 Boat)
  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • All applicable taxes
  • Any Air or Rail fare.
  • Any other meal not mentioned in price includes.
  • Any other destination not mentioned in itinerary.
  • Any local transport in Gulmarg and Pahalgam.
  • Any Pony / Doli Charges in Pahalgam and Gulmarg
  • Any monument entrance fees, camera fees, guide charges.
  • Any expenses of personal nature.
  • GST @ 9%
  • Please note rooms are subject to availability. We are not holding any rooms.
  • All snow sports activity, Gondola ride, rental for warm clothes, pony hiring charges etc on direct payment.
  • It is mandatory to carry photo ID card while you are on tour. Some hotels DON’T accept PAN card as valid photo ID document.
  • No refund for non utilisation of any rides / services.
  • All outdoor activities are subject to weather conditions and at the sole discretion of the resort / hotel / service provider.
  • Maximum passengers allowed per vehicle is 6 for Tavera / Innova & 11 for Tata Winger / Tempo Traveler (including adults, children & infants). If the total number of guest exceeds the prescribed limit, kindly check with us for the vehicle type & package price.
  • The flow of the itinerary and hotels envisaged is subject to change depending upon the availability. In case the hotel mentioned are not available alternate hotels will be used.
  • The vehicle is not at disposal basis in Gulmarg & Pahalgam. Only if your
  • package has overnight stay in these destinations, the vehicle will drop you in your hotels and will be available only at the time for next transfers to next destination.
  • Early check in / late checkout request is subject to availability and at the sole discretion of the resort / hotel.
  • The travel time mentioned is the normal time taken to travel between each destination. It may vary upon the traffic and road conditions.

 

 

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