Kashmir Houseboat Tour with Gulmarg
Srinagar and Gulmarg are two very popular tourist spots of Kashmir. Taking this into account, we have designed our Kashmir tour package in such a way that it covers both of these splendid destinations. First, we take you to Srinagar and make you stay in a luxurious-cum-comfortable houseboat. Visitors get ample time to unwind themselves in the convenience of houseboat, and if they wish, we can take them on a shikara ride later, for sightseeing. Besides the shikara ride, tourists can also enjoy the serenity of famous and beautiful gardens in Srinagar. Next destination of the itinerary is Gulmarg, which is famous for having some of the finest skiing slopes and world's highest green golf course. Tourists can enjoy skiing, trekking and golfing here. After enjoying all the adventure activities, visitors can come back and relax in the houseboat.
Day 01 : Arrive Srinagar Meet on arrival at Srinagar Airport and transfer to check-in at houseboat. Rest day free for your own activity. Overnight stay at houseboat. Day 02 : Srinagar After morning breakfast take a ride to Shikara (Optional) on the lake Its one of the most peaceful & relaxing aspects in Kashmir. Later visit Nishat Bagh or the Abode of pleasure, which was built by Asif Khan in 1632 AD. Asif Khan is the brother in law of the Mughal Emperor Jahangir. Also visit the delightful Shalimar Bagh or the Abode of love. Shalimar Bagh was built by Jahangir for his wife Empress Noor Jehan. This gardens situated on the bank of Dal Lake, have the Zabarwan Mountains in the background. The distance from Srinagar to the said gardens is near about 12 and 15 kms respectively. Later you can also visit the carpet-weaving factory on the way. Enjoy the dinner and spend the night in the Deluxe Houseboat. Day 03 : Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar After breakfast excursion to Gulmarg, it is also famous for world longest cable car. This distance of 60 kms will covered in approx 2 hrs. Gulmarg has one of the best Ski slopes in the world and highest golf course of the world with 18 holes. One can also have the view of Nanga Parbhat if weather permits. The view enroute from Tangmarg to Gulmarg is fascinating. One can also have a short trek upto Khilangmarg which can be covered in about 3 to 4 hrs or enjoy the scenic view of Kongdori on a Cable Car Known as (Gondola). Later visit a local Handicrafts Emporium for hand-knotted specialty silken carpets, shawls, jewelry ornaments. Later drive back to Srinagar. Overnight stay at Houseboat. Day 04 : Srinagar Departure After breakfast transfer to Srinagar airport with Sweet Memories for onward flight back to home.