Celebrate your romantic milestones with your soulmate in the captivating Kashmir Valley from admiring the crisscrossed chinar tree-lined roads to spending romantic time in the glittering Dal Lake surrounded by houseboats. Take long strolls with your partner through colorful Mughal gardens (symbol of love) and the old part of the city for shopping distinctively-patterned handicrafts, colourful Pashmina shawls and beautiful Kashmiri outfits (Pherans).
From lush green plains to the snow covered mountains, drive through the most captivating roads from Srinagar to Gulmarg which will refuse your eyes to blink while marking your way to the heartland of winter sports. Sit back and watch the shepherd boys wave as they cross the banks of the foaming and gurgling Lidder River which curves its way around the mountains to nearby spots like Aru Valley or Betaab Valley. Live a Bollywood dream by getting a postcard perfect photograph against the flower laden meadows of Sonmarg with your soulmate and make your honeymoon a memorable one.
Route: Srinagar – Sonmarg – Gulmarg – Pahalgam – Srinagar
Duration: 7 Days and 6 Nights
Start Point: Srinagar
End Point: Srinagar
➔ Taste the local cuisines Rogan Josh, Matschgand, Yakhni and Kashmiri Muji Gaad
➔ Try out Cafes such as Winterfell, and Chai Jaai Tea Roo
➔ Visit the Floating Vegetable Market early in the morning and witness the culture of Mir Bahris
➔ Shop Pashmina Shawls and handmade crafts and décor
➔ Visit the shooting spot at Betaab Valley of Bollywood movies like Betaab, Kashmir ki Kali, Highway and much more
➔ Apharwat Hills is yet another charming tourist attraction to visit.
➔ Enjoy horse riding at Alpather Lake
➔ Drop by the Muslim shrine of Baba Reshi to pay a holy tribute.
How to Reach:
By Air: Srinagar International Airport is the nearest airport in Srinagar which has flight connectivity to major cities of India.
By Rail: The closest railway station to Srinagar is in Jammu Tawi which also has trains connectivity all over India.
By Road: Board buses from Chandigarh, Gulmarg, Jammu, Sonamarg, Delhi and Pahalgam to reach Srinagar.
Meet a representative at a pre-decided pickup point in Srinagar and get transferred to a beautiful houseboat at Dal Lake.
Complete the check-in formalities, rest for some time in your houseboat.
Enjoy a leisure day in the houseboat witnessing the alluring beauty around and the silent waves of Dal lake.
Overnight stay in Houseboat.
Wake up in the morning, have your breakfast and checkout from the houseboat.
Complete the check-in formalities at a pre-booked luxury hotel in Srinagar.
Visit the world-famous Mughal Baghs including the Nishant Bagh (The garden of Pleasure) and Shalimar Garden (Abode of love) and also visit Chashma Shahi, Indira Gandhi Memorial, Tulip Garden and Shankaracharya Temple.
In the evening, you can go on a shopping spree at the busting Lal Chowk to buy products such as leather goods, embroidered mats and carpets, antique jewellery and the highly demanded Pashmina shawl.
Overnight stay in Srinagar.
Wake up in the morning, have a scrumptious breakfast at the hotel with a beautiful view of the Dal Lake.
Post breakfast, embark on a full-day excursion to the picturesque 'Meadow of Gold’, Sonmarg.
En route to Sonamarg, take a halt at various beautiful spots and enjoy the scenic views and natural beauty.
On arrival at Sonamarg, you can ride on a horse to visit Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year.
You can also enjoy the most popular sports activities like white water rafting here in Sonamarg.
Once done exploring Sonamarg drive back to Srinagar to your hotel.
Overnight stay in Srinagar.
Wake up to a fabulous view of the snow-capped mountains, enjoy a hearty breakfast and complete the check-out formalities from the hotel.
Post the breakfast, start your drive towards Pahalgam that is also known as the Valley of Shepherds.
On arrival at Pahalgam, complete the check-in formalities and rest for some time.
Visit the Aru Valley, a small village located 11km from Pahalgam, which is famous for its scenic beauty and various adventure activities.
Visit Betaab Valley and Lidder River, the most popular tourist destination and enjoy their natural charm.
Further, you will be taken to Chandanwari, which is near Betaab Valley and is surrounded by stunning snow-capped mountains.
After a beautiful sightseeing tour, return back to the hotel in Pahalgam for an overnight stay.
Wake up in the morning, have a hearty breakfast, complete the check out formalities at the hotel and get ready to explore Gulmarg.
You will come across the paddy fields and rice fields on the way to Gulmarg.
On arrival at Gulmarg, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel and take some rest.
The rest of the day is at leisure and you can head out to explore the beautiful surroundings of the hotel.
Later in the evening return back to your hotel for dinner.
Overnight stay in Gulmarg.
Wake up in the morning to the alluring snow-capped mountains, have breakfast and head out to explore Gulmarg.
Visit Gulmarg Gondola, which is the prime attraction over here and enjoy a cable car ride that offers panoramic views of high mountains covered in snow.
Gulmarg is a famous ski resort as well and you too can proceed to learn skiing.
Enjoy activities such as golf, nature walks, bird watching and pony rides and visit the Maharani Temple and Ziarat of Baba Reshi or try zorbing at the Children’s Park.
Overnight stay in Gulmarg.
Wake up in the morning to a beautiful view of the mountains, enjoy a wholesome breakfast and check out from the hotel.
Start your drive from Gulmarg to Srinagar.
Conclude the tour with beautiful memories on reaching your desired destination in Srinagar.