Day 1 – Arrival in Srinagar
Once you arrive at Srinagar airport, a representative will assist and transfer you to the deluxe houseboat. In the afternoon, enjoy a shikara ride on Dal Lake and visit the floating vegetable gardens. While riding the Shikara, you can spot various species of birds including Kingfisher, Common Pariah Kites, Little Bittern, Grebe etc. Later, head to the renowned Mughal gardens and visit Shalimar, Nishat, Tulip gardens, botanical gardens, Chesmashahi and Parimahal. Located on the banks of the Dal Lake with the Zabarwan hills in the backdrop, the gardens have a serene beauty. You can also opt for a pony ride to one of the glaciers and have fun in snow. Return to the hotel later and enjoy a comfortable stay and tasty dinner at the hotel.
Day 2 – Srinagar – Pahalgam – Srinagar (90 kms / approx. 2 hour drive)
After breakfast drive to Pahalgam (The valley of shepherds) which is about 96 km from Srinagar. Also visit the Saffron Fields of Pampore, Awantipura Ruins (1100 years old temple of Lord Vishnu built by the King Awantivarman).Arrive at Pahalgam and enjoy the magnificent view of the Lidder stream. Later, walk along pony trails with an alluring view of the mountains. Overnight Stay in Srinagar.
Day 3 – Srinagar – Gulmarg – Srinagar (56.9kms / approx. 1.5 hour drive)
After breakfast and proceed for a full excursion to Gulmarg which is one of the most beautiful summer resort in the Kashmir valley. Gulmarg has one of the best ski slopes in the world and highest golf course with 18 holes. Enjoy the splendor of nature and the snowy mountains. One can also enjoy the Gondola ride (cable car) from Gulmarg to Khalinmarg. Overnight in Srinagar.
Day 4 – Srinagar – Sonmarg – Srinagar (80 kms / approx. 1 hour drive)
After a hearty breakfast, proceed for a full day excursion to Sonmarg. Sonmarg, also known as the Meadow Gold is located at the height of 2692 meters. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year. Overnight in Srinagar
Day 5 – Departure from Srinagar
After breakfast, head to Srinagar airport to board your flight with extraordinary memories of your holiday.