Kashmir Holidays with Vaishno Devi Trip
Day 01 / Arrival Srinagar
Arrive Srinagar, meet assist at the airport and transfer to Deluxe Houseboat. Afternoon free for leisure. In the evening Shikara ride on Dal Lake to enjoy the sunset. Night stay at Houseboat.
Day 2 Day 02 / Local Sightseeing - Srinagar - 50Kms.
After breakfast proceed for half day tour of world famous Mughal Gardens visiting the Nishat Bagh (The garden of pleasure) and Shalimar Bagh (Adobe of love). Return to houseboat for hot lunch. In the afternoon Shikara ride on The Dal Lake to enjoy the beauty that God has graced this city with which is often compared to Venice. Also get a view of some very interesting places around the Lake. Night stay at Houseboat.
Day 03 / Srinagar - Gulmarg – Srinagar:
After breakfast leave for Gulmarg which is one of the most most beautiful summer resort in the valley. It is also popular for its golf course (in summer), the highest in the world and skiing during the winter season. Enjoy the splendor of nature and the snowy mountains. One can have Gondola ride (cable car) from Gulmarg to Khalinmarg. Later back to Srinagar. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 04 / Srinagar - Pahalgam – Srinagar:
After breakfast, drive to Pahalgam 2440Mtrs (Vale of Kashmir) on the way visit Saffron fields and Avantipur ruins which is eleven hundred years old temple. By lunch time reach Pahalgam which is the most famous place for India Film Industry. After lunch enjoy the nature charm of the valley. Later back to Srinagar for overnight.
Day 05 / Srinagar – Katra:
Today you will proceed to Katra. Arrive katra and check in hotel. Overnight in hotel.
Day 06 / Katra – (Vaishno Devi Trip)
Today you will be proceed to Vaishnodevi Shrine (Approx.13 km Trek) One can trek up to the Shrine if fitness permits, otherwise Pony or Palanquins and helicopter (upto Shanjhi Chat) are also available at an extra cost. Arrive at Vaishnodevi Bhawan. Wash and change before Mata Darshan. After Mata Vaishnodevi Darshan, proceed for Bhaironji Darshan (Optional). Later back to katra and you will be transferred to hotel. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 07 / Katra – Departure:
Transfer to Jammu airport to board the onward flight.