“Kashmir Tour” Experience the Heaven on Earth. Kashmir is extremely beautiful place, the hills, waterfalls, snow etc all things are beautiful here. People those visited this place fall in love with this place and keep visiting again and again. Tour and travel service providers offer special Kashmir Tour Packages in which they provides extremely outstanding services to tourist.
Srinagar, Amarnath temple, Manasbal Lake, Shalimar Gardens, Nishant, Chashme Shahi-Mughal Garden etc are the most important places to Visit in Kashmir. Throughout the year all times are best to Visit Kashmir but during summer its more preferable, throughout the globe from all countries tourist Travel to Kashmir with the purpose to explore the Kashmir and experience the heaven on earth.
Duration: 14 Nights / 15 Days
Destinations: Delhi – Agra – Jaipur – Delhi – Srinagar – Gulmarg – Kargil – Lamayuru – Leh – Delhi
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Arrive at Delhi airport. Meet and assist by our representative and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
Morning city tour of Old Delhi covering Raj Ghat – the memorial at the site where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated, Jama Mosque – the largest Mosque in India and the Red Fort – Once the most opulent fort and palace of the Mughal Empire. Afternoon tour of New Delhi covering Humayun’s Tomb, Lotus Temple, the Qutab Minar, drive along the ceremonial avenue – Rajpath, past the imposing India Gate, Parliament House and President’s Residence and end the tour with a drive through Diplomatic Enclave. Evening free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Delhi – Agra
Drive from Delhi to Agra (203 Kms / 4.5 hours). Visit Sikandra . On arrival check in at the hotel. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Agra city visiting the impressive Agra Fort, the local bazaar and of course, the most perfect architectural monument in the world – The Taj Mahal – one of the seven wonders of the world, this beautiful mausoleum in pure white marble, took 22 years and 22,000 craftsmen to build it. This monument was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his beloved consort Mumtaz Mahal. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04: Agra – Fatehpur sikri – Jaipur
Morning drive to Jaipur enroute visiting Fatehpur Sikri and Samode (235 Kms / 5 hours) the deserted, sandstone city that was built by Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the 16th century. Also visit the Bulund Darwaza the largest gateway in the world. Contiue the drive to Jaipur and on arrival check in to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Jaipur
Morning visit Amber Fort, is one that cannot be easily described. Ride up on Elephants to the former capital of the royals set against the backdrop of the wooded hills. Afternoon visit the Palace of Winds also known as Hawa Mahal, this elaborate building, now little more than a façade, is encrusted with delicate screens and carved balconies from which the royal ladies, confined to their quarters, could sneak views of the outside world. Past, present and future merge at Jai Singh’s observatory, where time has been accurately measured since the 17th century. Evening visit Chokhi Dhani for Rajasthani Theme evening including VEGETARIAN SIT DOWN (ON THE FLOOR) DINNER. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Jaipur – Samode – Delhi
Morning drive to Delhi via Samode (25 kms).
Samode is a place which will be an experience by itself. Your Samode travel will be made exciting by exploring places like Samode Palace. The comfortable palace is today full of architectural delights with stately corridors, frescoed walls ethereal audience halls, harmoniously reflecting the skill of master craftsmen.Have your lunch in Samode bagh. Spend the time in Samode Village or the ‘Dhanis’. Wandering through the village streets will give you a wonderful insight to traditional Rajasthan. Interact with the local farmers and village folks. It will be total fun. Later drive back to Delhi for overnight stay.
Day 07: Delhi – Srinagar by flight
Morning after an leisurely breakfast transfer to domestic airport to board the flight for Srinagar. Upon arrival transfer deluxe houseboat on Dal Lake (known as Shikara in local language). Afternoon at leisure for personal activities. Boat ride on Dal lake return to your respective accommodation for overnight.
Kashmir’s handicraft has been famous for the time memorable and is famous for its Carpets, less formal purposes gabbas, namdas, Chain stitch, papier machie, wood carving on walnut wood, embroidered shawls, Kurtas, Silverware, jewellery, silk, fine leatherwork, walnuts, almonds, saffron, souvenirs like Kangri etc. Overnight in houseboat.
Day 08: Srinagar
Morning depart for sightseeing tour of Shankracharya a hill in the heart of Srinagar boast of one of the most famous Temple of Shiva approximately 2000 years old. Later visit famous Mughal gardens of Kashmir laid on foot hill of Zabarvan range overlooking Dal and Nazeem lake visiting Chashma-I Shahi (the royal spring) Nishat garden & Shalimar garden (abode of love) was reserved for the court ladies during Mughal time, in case one is interested can also visit (Optional) the marble mosque Hazratbal & Shah-I-Hamadan. Afternoon Shikara ride for two hours on the Dal Lake a real romantic experience. Overnight.
Day 09: Srinagar – Gulmarg
Morning drive to Gulmarg the (meadow of flowers) 52 kms/ 2 hrs from Srinagar it lies at the altitude of 9500 feet above sea level, it boast of one of the highest natural golf course in the world, though not in a very nice condition even though its worth while to have a practice round of golf .Non golfers can take a walk, pony ride or go up to Khilanmarg at the altitude of 10500 feet above sea level in a Gondola (cable car). After visit return to Srinagar for overnight.
Day 10: Srinagar – Kargil
Early in the morning depart for Kargil (220 ksm/ 9 hrs) a small sleepy Shia Muslim town driving via Sonmarg (meadow of gold) & over Zojila pass at the altitude of 3800 meters or 12500 feet above sea level drive to the pass one gets a beautiful view of lush green meadows of Baltal and Sind valley, from the pass it is good three to four hours drive to Kargil Via Drass the second coldest Village in the world after Siberia. Upon arrival check into hotel for overnight.
Day 11: Kargil – Leh
Morning depart for Leh (230 kms/ 10 hrs) enroute visit Mulbekh here lies a beautiful statue of future Buddha known as Chamba was built by Kushans the rulers of central Asia who traveled extensively in this part of the world, after visiting continue drive to Leh driving over two passes Namika-la 3800 meters and Fatu-la at 4000 meters this is the highest pass between Kargil-Leh route drive down to visit Lamayuru Monastery one of the most pictures monastery in Ladakh region after visit continue drive another 80 Kms to Leh. Upon arrive check into hotel overnight.
Day 12: Leh
Morning visit SOS children’s’ village, Sabu monastery, & Stok palace after visit. Return to hotel. Afternoon visit Spituk, Phyang & Sankar monastery. Return to hotel for overnight.
Day 13: Leh
After breakfast full day tour of Shey, Thiksey & Hemis monasteries. Return late afternoon back to Leh for Overnight at hotel.
Day 14: Leh
Day at leisure to walk around in Leh town and for shopping meals & overnight in Hotel.
Day 15: Leh – Delhi by flight
Morning after beakfast transfer to airport to board the flight for Delhi. Upon arrival check into your prebooked hotel.. After the farewell dinner transfer to International Airport to connect flight for onward journey.