Gulmarg; the one destination that offers a tough competition to the fascinating Swiss Alps in the entire world, is one of the jewels of Jammu and Kashmir. Located at a fascinating height of 2,690m above the sea level, this picturesque hill station is popularly known as the ‘Meadow of Flowers’ and is further adorned by the magical beauty of the mighty Himalayan Range. A retreat since the Mughal Era, Gulamrg also allured the British officials during the Colonial Times. Its flamboyant beauty and exuberant charm still entices a large number of tourists from various corners of the world. Be it the usual travellers, nature lovers, adventure junkies or thrill seekers, this stunning hill station is a treat for all!
Acclaimed as the ‘Heartland of Winter Sports in India’, Gulmarg truly stands up to the expectation. Home to the most fascinating cable car ride in India and the second highest in the entire world, this scenic hill station is also considered as the ‘Mecca of Skiing in India’. Its captivating snow clad hills and mountains has given rise to the popularity of several other outdoor and adventurous sports in the country. Well, if you still think Gulmarg is a paradise for the thrill lovers, you will definitely be wrong as this gorgeous hill station is also the home to one of the highest golf courses in the world.
Day 01: Arrive in Jammu - Patnitop
On arrival at the Jammu airport or Jammu railway station, drive to Patnitop and enjoy the evening at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 02: Patnitop to Srinagar
Today, drive to Srinagar and check in at your hotel. Explore the city. In the evening, return back and stay overnight at the Houseboat.
Day 03: Srinagar – Sonamarg
After breakfast proceeds to full day excursion of Sonamarg which is one of the most beautiful drives from Srinagar. Sonamarg also called Meadows of Gold is located at a height of 2692 meters. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains round the year. Evening Back to Srinagar .Overnight Stay in the hotel.
Day 04: Sonamarg to Srinagar. (90 kilometers / 2 hrs drive)
After breakfast leave from Sonamarg. Drive towards Srinagar. Visit Srinagar half day tour of world famous Mughal Gardens visiting the Nishat Bagh (The garden of pleasure) and Shalimar Bagh (Adobe of love), Shankaracharya Temple, Pari Mahal , Hazratbal Shrine.
Overnight Stay in the hotel.
Day 05: Srinagar to Gulmarg (60 kilometers / 1.3 hrs drive)
After breakfast proceed towards Gulmarg. Enroute you get to see the beautiful Tangmarg town and drive ahead on a scenic drive of 14 kilometers to Gulmarg. Arrive in Gulmarg early in the afternoon and check in at the hotel. Later, begin a short tour, boarding the Gondola cable car system (the 08 minutes ropeway). Descend back to Gulmarg after an hour and later indulge in some horse-riding. Stay overnight at hotel in Gulmarg.
Day 06: Gulmarg to Pahalgam (135 kilometers / 2 .5 hrs drive)
After Breakfast, we drive to Pahalgam via Pampore, Avantipura and the village of Bijbehara which remains famous as the bread basket of Kashmir. We switch from the national highway 1A at Khanabal and drive through the second largest city of Anantnag. From here the road turns scenic as we drive parallel on the Lidder River flowing from the opposite direction. In Pahalgam, check-in at the hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel in Pahalgam
Day 07: Pahalgam to Jammu
After your breakfast, we will assist you with transfers to Jammu Airport/Station. However, on your way, you can make a brief stopover for Shopping and then for your onward flight/Train.
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The nearest airport to Gulmarg is in Srinagar which is 57 kilometres away.
Jammu is the nearest railway station, at a distance of 345 kilometres. Jammu railway station is well connected to the most of the railheads in major Indian cities.
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