Day 01 : Arrive Srinagar.....(Local Srinagar)
You will be met by our HOLIDAY TRAVEL ZONE representative at the Srinagar airport. He will assist and transfer you to the deluxe houseboat. In the afternoon you take A Shikara ride on Dal Lake (optional) where you visit the floating vegetable gardens. While riding the Shikara's there are plenty of opportunities for bird watching with plentiful species including Kingfisher, Little Bittern, Common Pariah Kites, Grebe etc. Dinner and Overnight in dlx Houseboat / Hotel.
Day 02 : In Srinagar | Day Excursion to Sonmarg (80 kms / approx. 1 hour drive)
Today you embark on a full day excursion to the picturesque 'meadow of gold’ Sonmarg. The fast flowing Sindh river makes it popular for trout and mahseer fishing in summer. You can opt for a pony ride to one of the glaciers for some fun in snow and ice (by your own payment). Return back to the Hotel in Srinagar enjoy comfortable and Dinner at Hotel.
Day 03 : In Srinagar To Pahalgam (90 kms / approx. 2 hour drive)
After breakfast proceed to Pahalgam (The valley of shepherds).The total distance is about 96 kms, will be covered in about 3 hours. En-route, visiting the saffron fields of pampore, Awantipura Ruins (1100 years old temple of Lord Vishnu built by the King Awantivarman ), and enjoy the beautiful countryside. Drive throught the pine forests. Arrive at Pahalgam and enjoy Lidder stream. Later walk along pony trails with a magnificent view of the mountains. Overnight Stay in Pahalgam Hotel.
Day 04 : In Pahalgam To Gulmarg (135kms / approx. 2½ hour drive)
After breakfast, transfer towards Gulmarg - "Meadow of Flowers" 2730 mts. above the sea level. The distance of 135 kms will be covered in about 2½ hours. Gulmarg has one of the best ski slopes in the world and highest golf course with 18 holes. If weather permits one can also have the view of Nanga Parbat, the naked mountain that is over 26,000 feets and dominates the entire region, also enjoy cable car (Gondola) for mountain ride upto khilangmarg. Overnight Stay in Gulmarg hotel.
Day 05 : In Gulmarg To Srinagar - (50kms / approx. 45min. drive)
After early breakfast, Transfers from Gulmarg to Srinagar By Road. Sightseeing Tour to world famous mughal gardens including : Shalimar, Nishat, Tulip gardens,(Asia’s biggest tulip garden) botanical gardens, Chesmashahi and Parimahal. All the gardens are situated on the banks of the Dal Lake with the Zabarwan hills in the background. Also visit Shankaracharya Temple. Dinner and Overnight Stay in hotel / Dlx. Houseboat.
Day 06 : Srinagar Airport
Return Home With Happy Memories………..
After breakfast, transfer to Srinagar Airport to board your flight with memorable experiences of Holiday travel Zone.