Kashmir Houseboat Tour with Pahalgam
Kashmir, "heaven on earth" is a must visit tourist destination. The exquisite land boasts of a lot of natural marvels that allure travelers from different nooks and corners of the world. If you really wish to soak in the true essence of Kashmir, you must visit Srinagar and Pahalgam. Further, to enjoy Srinagar at its best, you must stay in a houseboat. For the same, our Kashmir holiday tour package is the best option offering you an opportunity to spend some memorable time in houseboat in Srinagar. Later, it also takes you on a sightseeing tour, wherein you can discover as to why this is fondly called as paradise. Along with this, it lets you wander amid the saffron fields that fall on the way to Pahalgam. When back from sightseeing, you are free to enjoy a peaceful walk on the banks of the Lidder River in Pahalgam. Then, return back to Srinagar, relax at the houseboat and depart back with lots of memories.
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.