Duration 6 Nights / 7 Days
2N Katra1N Pahalgam 1N Srinagar Houseboat 2N Srinagar
Srinager 6N/7D package from Katra…
Visit to the famous Mughal gardens of Nishat and Shalimar
City Jammu is also known as "City of Temples" as it has many temples and shrines, with glittering shikhars soaring into the sky, which dot the citys skyline, creating the ambiance of a holy and peaceful Hindu city.Katra (50 kms from Jammu) is visited for Vaishnodevi temple and the town is base camp for visiting the famous Ma Vaishnodevi Shrine (5,300 ft asl), which is 13 Km uphill walk from Katra.The Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine is linked to the Base Camp Katra with a 13 Kms track. The entire uphill Journey from Katra to Bhawan is on foot, however, one can hire ponies, palkies or pithoo for ease of journey. Pahalgam, located in the high Himalayas in the Lidder valley. Travel to Pahalgam is an ideal destination for hiking, trekking and fishing.Gulmarg literally means the meadow of flowers.It attracts various tourists due to its natural beauty. The snow-clad peaks and the lovely landscapes.The capital of Jammu and Kashmir and the largest city in the state, Srinagar (1,730m) is famous for its canals,Srinager6N/7D package from Katra…
houseboats and Mughal gardens.One of the unique charm of Srinagar are the houseboats. The houseboats are the floating little hotels which can be seen on the edge of the Dal Lake or in the secluded areas of the Nagin Lake.
Day 01:- Arrive at Jammu & Drive to Katra (55 kms. / 2-3 hrs)
On your arrival in Jammu, you will be welcomed by our representative who will assist and escort you to your waiting vehicle. From the station / airport it is a minimum of 02 hrs drive to the holy town of Katra. We will drive on the outskirts of the Jammu city and traverse across the Trikuta hills to eventually arrive in Katra and check in at the hotel for our overnight stay. Rest of the day at leisure for individidual activities. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
Day 02:- Katra
After an early morning breakfast we will begin with a short drive to the base of the trek from where we will begin our trek. The ascent is good and you will be meeting a lot of co-pilgrims on thier way up. Sitauted at a distance of 12 kilometers, the pilgrimage will take a whole day coming and going which also includes brief stops for rest. A popular belief holds that anybody who walks this Himalayan trail to her abode to ask for a boon rarely go back dissapointed. After paying your obeisance in front of the deity, you will trek downhill and reach your hotel for a welcome period of rest and relaxation. Overnight in hotel.
Day 03:- Katra - Pahalgam (250 kms. / 7-8 hrs)
After breakfast at the hotel, we will begin our day journey towards Pahalgam. The route traverses through the picturesque mountain resort of Patnitop where we stop for a brief rest over a cup of tea / coffee. From Patnitop we will drive to Ramban that also serves as our next stop for lunch. From Ramban we will drive to Banihal and enter the 2.5 kilometer long Jawahar tunnel that connects the valley of Kashmir with the rest of India. We will emerge from the other side to a warm sunny afternoon and continue our drive towards Pahalgam. On arrival in Pahalgam, Srinager6N/7D package from Katra…
we will check in at the hotel and stay there for the night. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
Day 04:- Local sightseeing in Pahalgam and drive to Srinagar (97 kms. / 3-4 hrs)
After breakfast at the hotel, you can opt to spend your half a day of sightseeing by driving to the picturesque Chandanwari and Betaab valley or ride by horseback across the wildlife sanctuary towards Baisaran meadows (Of Your Own Cost). After your return from the beautiful meadows, you will be driven back to Srinagar. In Srinagar you will check in at the houseboats for your overnight stay. Overnight in Deluxe houseboats.
Day 05:- Local sightseeing at Srinagar
Today we will do some half a day of local sightseeing that includes a visit to the famous Mughal gardens of Nishat and Shalimar. Built in between a period of 14 years the two gardens are a heritage left behind by the erstwhile Mughals, whose taste for laying exquisite gardens was fascinating. With a backdrop of the sprawling Zabarwan mountains, the gardens boast of green turfs, blooming flowers and cascading water fountains. We will explore the gardens and later drive back to the hotel for a Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 06:- Srinagar - Gulmarg - Srinagar (54.9 kms. / 2:20 mints)
After breakfast in the morning, we will begin our country side day trip towards Gulmarg. The drive past colorful villages and rice fields, gives you an insight of the rich cultural past of Kashmir. We arrive at a small picturesue market town of Tangmarg and drive ahead on a scenic drive of 14 kilometers to Gulmarg. We arrive in Gulmarg early in the afternoon and begin a short tour around the meadow familarising ourselves with the beauty. In Gulmarg we will board the Gondola cable car system, and ascend towards the Afarwatt Mountain range. The 08 minutes of ropeway will take you past colorful shepherd hutments to the lower ridge of the Afarwatt peak. From here you can click lots of photos of the nearby mountain ranges that stand tall like sentinels guarding the rich natural beauty of Kashmir valley. We descend back to Gulmarg base after an hour or so and later do some horse-riding to the strawberry valley. Srinager6N/7D package from Katra… In the evening we will drive back to Srinagar where we can take a walk along the banks of the Dal Lake or simply rest in the cosy rooms of our hotel. Dinner and Overnight in hotel.
Day 07:- Departure transfer to Airport
After a late morning breakfast, we will drive to the airport for your flight home. On your way to the airport you can make a brief stopover for some last minute shopping in the city center. Srinager6N/7D package from Katra… At the airport the driver will assist you with your luggage screening and drop you at outside the terminal gate.
Hotel to be used
Hotel City Grace / Deluxe Houseboat
Hotel Bhargav /
Hotel Kaisar /
Holiday Plaza /
Hotel Fifth Season / Aksa Resort
3 Star Package
Hotel Regal Palace /
Hotel Jai Maa Inn / Hotel Bali Resort
Hotel Abshar / Hotel Forest Hill Resorts
Hotel Royal Batoo /
Hotel Devi Grand
Paradise Inn / Baisaran
4 Star Package
Hotel CH2 /
Solar Residency /
Super Deluxe Houseboat
The White Hotel
Hotel Hill Top
Terms & Conditions
Approvied By Govt. of Himachal Tourisam