Jammu & Kashmir
JANNAT -E- KASHMIR- 32 Years of ExplorationVisit the most exotic of the states in India to truely experience paradise on earth. Every city of Kashmir will overwhelm you with its many vistas! CareHoliday’s Kashmir Tours take you to Srinagar, Pahalgam, Gulmarg, Sonmarg, Katra, Khilanmarg, vaishnodevi and more. Juicy fruits like apples and cherries, beautiful flowers like tulips and saffron, snowcapped alpines will all make your photographs even more lively ! To make your stay even more comfortable we offer you the company of friendly and caring Tour Leaders and accomodation in the best hotel properties in Kashmir. You will never be famished, for we delight you with the most deliciously cooked fares! So why wait, Book Immediately to make the most on our Kashmir Tours !
Jammu – Katra (50 kms / 1 hour)
On arrival at Jammu airport / station (on your own), you will be received by CareHoliday’s representative / driver. Once you board your vehicle, you will proceed to the holy city of Katra. Check into the hotel. Overnight stay will in Katra. You can also proceed to Mata Vaishnodevi shrine in the night.
Morning proceed for Vaishnodevi shrine. Later return back to the hotel in Katra for overnight stay.
Katra – Patnitop (60 kms / 2 ½ hours)
After breakfast check out from Katra and drive to Patnitop, the only hill station of Jammu district. On arrival, check into your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure to explore the nearby areas on foot or pony back (on direct payment). Dinner & overnight stay will be in the hotel.
Patnitop – Pahalgam (285 kms / 7 ½ hours)
Today after breakfast, check out from Patnitop and proceed for Pahalgam. On arrival at Pahalgam, check in to your hotel. Evening is free for leisure activities. Dinner & overnight stay will be at hotel in Pahalgam.
Pahalgam – Gulmarg (140 kms / 5 ½ hours)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed for Gulmarg. En route visit Awantipura Ruins. On arrival, check into your hotel. Afternoon proceed for gondola ride up to first phase. Please note that no outside vehicle is allowed in Gulmarg. You need to take local vehicle / Ponies on direct payment basis as local taxi union does not allow outside vehicle to do sightseeing. Driver will help you in booking local taxi / Pony. Evening is free for leisure activities. Dinner & overnight stay will be at hotel in Gulmarg.
Gulmarg – Srinagar (90 kms / 3 ½ hours one way)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed for Srinagar. On arrival, check into your houseboat. Later in the evening proceed for shikara ride in Dal Lake. Dinner & overnight stay will be at the houseboat in Srinagar.
Srinagar – Excursion to Sonmarg (90 kms / 4 hours one way)
After breakfast, depart for full day excursion to Sonmarg. Enjoy beautiful snow capped peaks and glaciers. Return to the hotel in Srinagar by evening. Dinner & overnight stay will be at the hotel in Srinagar.
Today enjoy local sightseeing of Srinagar covering Shankaracharya Temple, Mughal gardens, Carpet Weaving Factories. Evening is free for shopping. Dinner & overnight stay will be at the hotel in Srinagar.
Srinagar – Departure
Today after breakfast, check out from your hotel and proceed to Srinagar airport.