Day 2: Srinagar – Pahalgam Excursion
After breakfast, meet your travel director before embarking on a picturesque 3 hour journey to Pahalgam, also known as the “Valley of Shepherds”. It is situated at an altitude of 2,130 m, at the confluence of the streams that flow from Sheshnag Lake and the Lidder River. Currently, Pahalgam is Kashmir’s premier resort, cool even during the height of summer, reaching a maximum temperature of 25C. Next, take a leisurely stroll or a pony ride across the beautiful pinewoods to Baisaran, a place known amongst tourists as Mini-Switzerland (Baisaran). Alternatively, proceed to Betaab valley, Chandanwari and Aru valley for breathtaking sightseeing. A stunning piece of earth amidst the scenic meadows, lakes and mountains, it is also a base camp for trekking to the Kolohoi Glacier and Tarsar Lake.
Meals: 1Dinner .
Accomodation: Overnight stay at Srinagar Hotel.