Welcome to the Glorious Kashmir Summer tour! On arrival into Jammu airport/railway station, you will meet our warm and friendly representative, followed by a transfer to Katra. There, check into the hotel at Katra.
Meals: 1 Dinner
Accomodation: Overnight stay at hotel in Katra
Katra, a small town in Reasi district of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, is located approximately 42 km from the city of Jammu. Situated at the foothills of the Trikuta Mountains, it is the place where the holy shrine of Vaishno Devi is located. Many pilgrims visit the shrine every year. After breakfast, embark on a trek of 14km to reach Vaishno Devi Temple, enjoying the picturesque scenery along the way. Alternatively, auto-rickshaws are also available to make this journey a more pleasant one.
After breakfast, enjoy a scenic 2.5 hr drive to Patnitop. This hillstation, located in the Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, is on the National Highway, 44 km from Jammu. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the Himalayas and lakes enroute to Patnitop. On arrival, check into the hotel at Patnitop. The rest of the day will be spentat leisure.
Accomodation: Overnight stay at Patnitop Hotel
After breakfast, meet your travel director before embarking on a picturesque 5.5 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. On arrival, check into the hotel at Pahalgam.
Gulmarg After breakfast, enjoy yet another scenic drive to Gulmarg, also known in summer,
as the ‘Meadow of Flowers’. This idyllic flower-laden haven offers a spectacular view of the towering snow capped peaks covered with tall conifers, gigantic firs and pine trees. Walk through the endless stretches of meadows, with sheep and goats grazing on the lush green grass. On arrival into Gulmarg, proceed to the hotel for check in. Your visit to Kashmir is not complete without the unforgettable ride in the Gondola Cable Car. Enjoy the relaxing ride up to the meadows of Kongdori and beyond to the
top of the Apharwat range (14000ft), for viewing of the mersmerizing Himalayan Peaks in summer and for downhill skiing in winter.
Accomodation : Overnight stay at Gulmarg Hotel.
After breakfast, we commence our journey to Srinagar. This is one of the most
enjoyable rides you will experience on this tour. Be mesmerized by the magnificent
view of the snow capped mountains, enroute to Srinagar.
Pure beauty awaits you as you venture through Srinagar, the largest city of Jammu and Kashmir. It lies in the heart of the Kashmir valley, at an altitude of 1585 m (5200 feet) above sea level, on the banks of Jhelum River, the Dal and Nagin lakes. On arrival into Srinagar, proceed to the houseboat for check in.
A pleasurable Shikara Boat Ride on the famous Dal Lake awaits you in the evening Add in other things to do in Srinagar if any
Meals: 1 Dinner
Accomodation: Overnight stay at the Houseboat.
The next day, after breakfast, say farewell to beautiful Kashmir as you return home
with magical memories. We will assist in your transfer to Srinagar Airport. Nishat
Tours and Travels thanks you for your patronage and ensures a punctual transfer to
the Domestic Airport for your onward Destination.