Kashmir Package-Jammu-Katra-Patnitop-Pahalgam-Gulmarg-Srinagar

Package Name:        Best of Jammu & Kashmir
Package:                    Jammu, Katra, Patnitop, Pahalgam, Gulmarg & Srinagar
Duration:                  09 Nights/10 Days

Starting from:          Jammu

Day 01:                      Arrive Jammu – Katra (50 km / 1hr drive)

Our services will start with your arrival at Jammu Railway Station / airport, you will be met by our representative and proceed to Katra. Check into the hotel & relax. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay at Katra.  

Day 02:                       Katra – Vaisnodevi Darshan – Katra
After breakfast, start your Holy Journey to Mata Vaisnodevi Darshan. Mata Vaishno Devi temple is one of the holiest Hindu temples dedicated to Shakti and is the second most visited religious shrine in India after Tirupati Balaji Temple. Trek to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine (14 km), ponies can also be arranged by self (at your own cost) for the trek, return back to Katra late in evening/night. Overnight stay at hotel in Katra. 

Day 03:                       Katra – Patnitop (80 km / 3 hrs drive)
After Breakfast, proceed to Patnitop from Katra. Patnitop is a hill top tourist location in Udhampur district on the National Highway 1A, on the way from Udhampur to Srinagar. Patnitop is a distortion of the original name of "Patan Da Talab" meaning "Pond of the Princess". In olden times a pond existed in the meadows and the king’s princess often used to have her bath there. Proceed for local sightseeing which includes Nag Temple and excursion to Nathatop and Sanasar, Overnight stay at hotel in Patnitop.  

Day 04:                       Patnitop – Pahalgam (140 km / 4 hrs)
After breakfast, depart for Pahalgam. (2440 Meters above Sea level). Drive through the green pine forest and along the Lidder River. On arrival at Pahalgam, check into your Hotel. Enjoy local sightseeing of Pahalgam. Overnight stay at Pahalgam. (Chandanwari sightseeing will be not included) 

Day 05:                       Pahalgam
After having your breakfast the rest day is free at leisure. Dinner & overnight stay at Hotel.  

Day 06:                       Pahalgam – Gulmarg (140 km / 4 hours)
After breakfast check out from the hotel & drive to Gulmarg (2440 Meters above Sea level). It is one of the most beautiful hill stations and also called “Meadows of Flower”. It has world’s highest golf course and Gulmarg is also famous for winter sports like skiing. On arrival at Gulmarg, check into your Hotel. Afternoon enjoy guided sightseeing of Gulmarg also enjoy Gondola ride (Cable car, own cost) from Gulmarg to Khilan. Overnight stay at Gulmarg.  

Day 07:                      Gulmarg – Srinagar (60 km / 2 hrs drive)
After breakfast check out from the hotel & drive to Srinagar. Arrive at Srinagar & check into your hotel / houseboat. Evening enjoy Shikara Ride which covers Charchinar, Floating Gardens, Canals etc. Dinner & Overnight Srinagar   

Day 08:                       Srinagar sightseeing
After breakfast leave for local sightseeing tour to famous Nishat Garden known as 'Garden of pleasure' built in 16th century (1633) by Mughal Emperor Asif Khan. Then visiting Shalimar Garden known as 'Garden of love' built in 16th century (1619) by Mughal Emperor Jahangir for his beloved wife Noor Jehan or (Mehr-un-Nissa) also visit Chashme Shahi Later visit to famous Pari Mahal, Shankaracharya temple situated on top of a hill where you can have a view of whole Srinagar City. Later you can visit the world famous Tulip garden in Srinagar. Enjoy shopping at Kashmiri craft & art stores. Dinner & overnight at Srinagar. 

Day 09:                       Srinagar – Sonamarg – Srinagar (170 km) Optional
After breakfast, full day tour of Sonamarg (meadow of gold), it has sheer scenic splendor. The very way-a metalled road - snakes through massive mountains laden with forests and firs. After a breath taking journey from Srinagar you come across Sindh meanders that are abounded with trout & Mahseer. Onwards the valley opens up to a meadow. Ponies can be hired for a trip up to Thajiwas glacier - a major attraction during the summer months. Sonmarg's importance lies in the fact that it is the last halt on the Kashmir side for the drive from Srinagar to Leh. You will be fascinated to see snowy mountains against a cerulean sky against its backdrop. Evening return back to Srinagar. Dinner & Overnight stay at Srinagar.  

Day 10:                       Srinagar Departure
After breakfast, free time till departure. Check out from the hotel and transfer to Srinagar airport to connect onwards destination flight. 

End of the Tour 

TENTATIVE Package cost per person on Twin sharing basis (rates are subject to change)
Category Hotels used 2 PAX 4 PAX 6 PAX
Standard Katra : Hotel Varun (CP)
Patnitop: Hotel Jaishree (CP)
Pahalgam: Mantoo Resort/Hill View
Gulmarg: Gulmarg Sahara / Poshwan Srinagar : Hotel Burj/ Milad (02 nights hotel + 01 night houseboat)
26200 20500 18600
Semi Deluxe Katra : Hotel Vishal (CP)
Patnitop: Hotel Jaishree (CP)
Pahalgam: Mantoo Resort/Hill View
Gulmarg: Gulmarg Sahara / Poshwan Srinagar : Deluxe Houseboat (03 nights)
27400 21600 19700
Deluxe Katra: Devi Grand (CP)
Patnitop: Forest View (CP)
Pahalgam:  Forest Hill / Baisaran
Gulmarg:  Royal Park/Gulmarg Resort
Srinagar: Duke / Grand Habib / Sterling (02 nights hotel + 01 night houseboat)
31900 26200 24300
Super Deluxe Katra: Devi Grand (CP)
Patnitop: Hotel Subhash Palace (CP)Pahalgam:  Pine Spring/ Heevan/Hilltop
Gulmarg:  Hilltop/Heevan/Pine SpringSrinagar: Seasons by Broadway/Khazir(02 nights hotel + 01 night houseboat)
38500 32700 30900
Luxury Katra: Hotel White (CP)
Patnitop: Green Top resort (CP)
Pahalgam:  Grand Mumtaz
Gulmarg:  Grand Mumtaz
Srinagar:  Comrade Inn/Residency/Heaven(02 nights hotel + 01 night houseboat)
44000 38200 36300
Package Includes:
·             Jammu – Katra – Patnitop – Pahalgam – Gulmarg – Srinagar transfers by Non AC Car.
·             02 nights accommodation on twin sharing basis at Katra with breakfast.
·             01 night accommodation on twin sharing basis at Patnitop with breakfast.
·             02 nights accommodation on twin sharing basis at Pahalgam with breakfast & dinner.
·             01 night accommodation on twin sharing basis at Gulmarg with breakfast & dinner.
·             03 nights accommodation on twin sharing basis at Srinagar with breakfast & dinner.
·             Half day tour of Mughal Garden, Srinagar by Non AC Car.
·             Shikara Ride on Dal Lake, (Once during the stay).
·             All applicable hotel taxes. 

Cost does not include:
·             Any air or train fare
·             Any camera fees, entrance & monuments fees.
·             Cable car ride at Gulmarg.
·             Meals other than specified
·             Guide charges.
·             Anything which is not mentioned "cost includes"  

Note: GST @ 5% extra on the above rates.