DAY 01 : WELCOME TO SRINAGAR
Welcome to the Srinagar, the Lake City. On arrival at Srinagar Airport Meeting as well as assistance with Viz Global Tours representative, You will be transferred to Houseboat/Hotel. Proceed on a city tour visiting the Shankracharya temple situated on the highest hill of Srinagar, the famous Mughal Gardens-Chashmashahi, Nishat & Shalimar. These gardens were Mughal Emperors concept of Paradise and today these are popular picnic spots. Also visit a handicraft shop where you can purchase local Hand Crafted items-Shawls, Jackets, Bed Covers, Paper Mache, Carpets & much more! In the evening leisurely stroll alongside the Dal Lake exploring the local markets. Overnight stay at the Houseboat/Hotel.
DAY 02 : SRINAGAR – GULMARG – SRINAGAR
In the morning drive to Gulmarg followed by a visit to Shankaracharya temple. Begin a full day excursion tour for Gulmarg, also famous as meadow of flowers in Kashmir. Gulmarg is located at an altitude of 2730 meters; full day leisure tour includes leisurely walks on the lush green meadows of flowers with snow capped mountains in the backdrop. Enjoy pony ride (rope way) to Khillanmarg at your own cost. Return back to the hotel in Srinagar for an evening dinner. Overnight stay will be at the Srinagar.
DAY 03 : SRINAGAR – PAHALGAM – SRINAGAR
Early in the morning leave for Pahalgam the ‘valley of shepherds’ which is situated at the confluence of the streams flowing from river Lidder and Sheeshnag Lake. En route visit the Awantipora ruins, an 1100 year old temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and built by King Awantivarman. On arrival into Pahalgam enjoy the surrounding beauty or walk to Baisaren, which is about 2 km from Pahalgam. A small village set in pine and fir forest is pleasing and offers good view. Return to the Hotel in Srinagar in the evening and enjoy comfortable overnight stay.
DAY 04 : SRINAGAR – SONMARG – SRINAGAR
After breakfast, transfer to Sonmarg for a daytrip. Enroute see Hazratbal Shrine, Gagangir Tourist Village. The drive from Srinagar to Sonmarg is very beautiful as you will pass through some towns and villages, at many places you can enjoy the view of paddy fields with rivers flowing on one side. In Sonmarg you can visit Thajwas Glacier which is around 4 Kms from Sonmarg, a local taxi has to be hired for it. The name Sonmarg is derived from two Kashmiri words “Son” & “Marg” which mean “Gold” & “Meadow”, when put together it means “Meadow of Gold”. Return to Srinagar in the evening after enjoying your day. Overnight stay at Srinagar.
DAY 05 : DEPARTURE
This is the final day of your amazing trip after breakfast, checkout from the hotel our cab will pick you up to Airport for your onward journey back to home.