Kashmir, the northernmost state in India is the most preferred and the heavily visited tourist destination in the country. Its colorful valleys, sky-touching mountains, alluring beauty, and the snow-capped mountain peaks are the key elements which allure the tourists from all across the globe. This beautiful city is home to numerous scenic vistas and is so holding a high tourism rate in the country.
On this amazing Kashmir family tour, you will be getting the chance to visit and explore some of the really unexplainable and unforgettable moments in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.
- Fun shikara ride in Srinagar
- Complete Sonmarg exploration
- Snowy explorations in pahalgam
- Interesting and fun sightseeing in Gulmarg
- Stay in houseboat and experience traditional culture of Kashmir
Tour Itinerary - Kashmir Family Tour Package
Day 1 :Arrival in Srinagar
Upon your arrival in this beautiful hill city, our tour representative will greet you and assist you to the pre-booked hotel. Check-in at the hotel, unwind yourself and then take rest for a few hours. After a few hours of rest, set out of the hotel to stroll around the admiring Dal Lake where you can get a unique experience by enjoying Shikara Ride. After spending 2-3 hours around the placid lake return to the hotel for dinner and then overnight stay.
Day 2 :Exploring Sonmarg
Today you will be exploring the sightseeing place which is almost 100 km away from the capital city of Kashmir. This beautiful spot is adorned with colorful, scented, and flowery meadows and is located in the majestic Sindh Valley. Lofty mountain peaks and the cascading water streams are the additional charms of this place.
On reaching Sonmarg, drive towards exploring some really amazing beauties and the landmarks of the state. Enjoy the admiring pony ride to access the majestic Thajiwas Glacier and enjoy the stunning beauty of the entire valley. By the evening, you will be filled with plenty of beautiful memories. Return to the hotel in Srinagar for dinner and then overnight stay.
Day 3 :Drive Towards Pahalgam from Srinagar
Start your day little early in the morning as the day is designed to explore the second most visited tourist destination in the state, Pahalgam which is renowned as the place from where the divine Amarnath Yatra originates. Also called as “Valley of Shepherds”, Pahalgam is believed to be one of the most admiring and appealing destinations in the state. You will be visiting the ruins of the historical site, Avantipura and also the natural thermal springs. After completing the visit, check-in at the hotel to spend your leisure day in the hotel room and then overnight stay.
Day 4 :Pahalgam
Post a hearty breakfast set out for an enthralling drive towards the gorgeous landscapes and the rocky Chandanwadi Valleys. Also, explore the snow view point and enjoy the pony ride for which you need to pay an additional cost. Spend your daytime in strolling down the streets of Pahalgam. Spend your afternoon or by early evening, reach the rustic countryside to explore its culture, art, and history. Later in the evening, return to the hotel for dinner and then overnight stay.
Day 5 :Drive Towards Gulmarg from Pahalgam
This will be the final day in Pahalgam where post breakfast at the hotel, check-out and proceed towards Gulmarg also known as “Meadows of flowers”. Renowned for housing the highest altitude golf course of 18 holes, Gulmarg is called as the most ideal skiing destination in the world which offers the astounding views of the majestic Nanda Parvat. Spends your entire day in exploring the untouched and the unexplainable beauties of the hill city and spends some really memorable quality time with your family members.
Day 6 :Gulmarg – Srinagar and then Departure from Srinagar
On the last day of your trip, check-out from the hotel in Gulmarg and then start driving towards Srinagar. Upon arrival in the capital city of Kashmir, drive towards the airport or the railway station to board the transport towards home.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.How much does a shikara ride cost in Srinagar?
A. One hour of shikara ride in Dal lake can cost up to 400 rupees.
Q.What are the top attractions to visit in Sonmarg?
A. The top attractions to visit in Gulmarg are: Zojila pass, Thajiwas glacier, Gangabal lake, Gadsar lake etc.
Q.When can I experience snowfall in Pahalgam?
A. Pahalgam receives heavy snowfall during the peak winter months of December to January.
Q.What is the best time to visit Gulmarg?
A. For snow and skiing, October to February is the best time to visit Gulmarg and March to june is the best time to experience pleasant weather.
Q.What is unique about Kashmir?
A. The shikara ride, houseboat stays, handicrafts items, pheran and the traditional food are some of the most unique aspects about Kashmiri culture.