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Resident Special EA Citizen Special


From USD   1110* | from £ 0 810.3*

per person sharing

Day 1: Arrive Srinagar
On arrival at Srinagar airport, meet & assist and later drive to hotel. Late afternoon Shikara ride on Dal Lake visiting floating gardens & drive back to hotel for Dinner. Overnight in Srinagar. 

Day 2: Excursion to Gulmarg
Drive to Gulmarg. The distance of 58 kms will be covered in about 1 ½ hrs. The view enroute from Tangmarg to Gulmarg is fascinating. One can also have a short trek upto Khilanmarg which can be covered in about 3 to 4 hrs or enjoy a cable car ride which takes to the highest point. Overnight in Srinagar.

Day 3: Excursion to Pahalgam
After early breakfast and drive to Pahalgam (Valley of Shepherds) via old part of Srinagar. Drive through Saffron fields, visit Awantipura ruins, pine forest and along Lidder River. One can enjoy a pony ride through thick pine forest. Overrnight in Srinagar.

Day 4: Excursion to Sonamarg
Full day excursion to Sonamarg. The distance of about 83 kms will be covered about 2-½ hrs. Sonamarg is also the base for some interesting treks to the high altitude of Himalayan Lake. The everlasting Thajiwas glacier, 3 Km from Sonamarg, provides a chance to enjoy sledge ride on Snow even in mid – summer.  Overnight in Srinagar

Day 5: Srinagar City Tour
Morning after breakfast proceed to visit Mughal Gardens, Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh, Pari Mahal, post lunch visit Jamia Masjid, Shah Hamdan Mosque, Naqashband Sahib Mosque  - the Wooden Mosque. Overnight in Srinagar.

Day 6: Srinagar Airport (Departure)
After breakfast check out from hotel and drive to airport to board flight for onward journey.

Includes:

  • Accommodation in well-appointed room.
  • Daily buffet breakfast at hotel coffee shop.
  • Transfers and tours with surface transportation using air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Entrance to the monuments (Nishat,  Shalimar & Pari Mahal, Awantipura Ruins)
  • Gondola ride in Gulmarg.
  • Local English speaking guide for sightseeing as per program. 
  • All current applicable taxes

Excludes:

  • Items of personal nature. 
  • Alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages.
  • Government Service taxes.
  • Pony ride/Sledge.


NOTES: 

  • At Pahalgam the outside vehicles are not allowed to do the local Sightseeing of Aru, Chandenwari & Betaab valley, hence we have to hire a union cab from Taxi Union 
  • At Sonamarg, the vehicle is allowed to go up to parking place. To reach snow glacier, one has to hire pony / horse on direct payment basis. 
  • At Gulmarg the vehicle is allowed to go up to parking place. To reach Gondola (ropeway) ride, one has to hire pony / horse on direct payment basis or walk approx half a kilometer.
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