10 Days - Kashmir and Ladakh Tour including Srinagar - Gulmarg
Reach Srinagar. You will be accosted by our team representatives and transferred to the Dal Lake / Nagin Lake, at the pre booked houseboat (deluxe). Here you will be served lavish lunch, after which you can enjoy riding on a shikara. Next you will be visiting Mughal Garden, Shalimar Garden and the beautiful Nishat Bagh.
You will be having a gala of a time in Gulmarg. It is about, 45 kilometers from Srinagar, and will captivate you with its mountains enwrapped with snow. For those of you who are adventure enthusiast, snow skiing and Gondola cable car ride is just the perfect snow platter. You will be served lunch at already booked accommodation in Gulmarg. You can spend the evening, walking around and savoring the scenery here.
By night recline at your accommodation.
Once you are done with your breakfast, you need to depart to visit the Pahalgam gorge, located perfectly across the River Lidder. You will be delighted to see the Cricket bat factory and the reminiscence of Avantipur. You will be arriving at Pahalgam by noon. After taking some rest you can expedite the panoramic natural beauty of the place.
Recline at the pre booked hotel by night.
A stroll along the gorge of the River Lidder will freshen and relax you. By noon you need to depart for Srinagar. At Srinagar you will need to check in at your pre booked accommodation. Evening is to be spent leisurely and it will be worthwhile to go on shopping at the local markets. By night you can recline at your room.
At the cockcrow you will need to depart for Kargil. It is located at a distance of 205 kilometers form the charismatic city of Srinagar. On the way you will enjoy lunch at the beautiful Sonmarg, and later cross the Zojila pass, situated at 3900 meter, above the level of sea. Later you will reach Drass village, which is acclaimed for being the second coldest place on the planet, preceded only by Siberia. You will arrive at Kargil by dusk. Here you will stay at the pre booked accommodation or deluxe camp, for the night.
Once you are done with your breakfast, you are driven to Leh. The distance between Kargil and Leh is 230 kilometers. On the way you will be visiting Maitreya Buddha sculpture, which has an ancient significance. And then you will be amazed to witness the photographic view of the lunar valley near Lumayuru Monastery. At the meeting point of the river Indus and Zanskar, you will be halting for pictures and lip smacking lunch. Reach Leh by dawn, and accommodate the pre booked hotel room.
Once you are done with your breakfast you need to leave for a trip to Monasteries located in the Indus Valley. You will also be delighted to visit Stanga, Stok castle, Changchubling Hemis monastery and Thiksey. You will be savoring an outing excursion lunch as well. By night recline at your hotel room in Leh.
Once you are done with your breakfast you will be visiting the Khardungla Pass. It is renowned for being the highest travelable road in the world. It is located 18360 feet, above the level of sea. You can also shop for souvenirs along the shops in here. By noon you will reach back to Leh and welcomed with a delicious lunch. After lunch you will be visiting the Shanti Stupa. Later you can go on a shopping spree or relax. By night recline in your room.
Once you are done with your breakfast, you will depart for Pangong Lake to enjoy a day of expedition. It is acclaimed to be one of the largest natural lagoons in the lap of Himalayas. In order to add to the excitement of the day, you will be served lunch at Pangong. By dawn reach Leh. By night you can recline in your room.