You will be met by our representative at the Srinagar airport. He will assist and transfer you to the hotel. Late afternoon you take a shikara ride on Dal Lake, where you visit the floating vegetable gardens. While riding the Shikara’s there are plenty of opportunities for bird watching with plentiful species including Kingfisher, Little Bittern, Common Pariah Kites, Grebe etc. Dinner and Overnight in hotel.
Morning sightseeing of the Mughal Gardens, visiting Nishat Bagh built by Asaf Khan, the brother -in- law of Jehangir in 1632 AD, and Shalimar Bagh built by Jehangir for his wife empress Nur Jahan. All the gardens are situated on the banks of the Dal Lake with the Zabarwan hills in the background. Afternoon will be at your leisure for individual activities. Overnight in hotel.
Checkout from Hotel and proceed to Sonamarg. The distance of about 80 kms will be covered in about 3 hrs. Enjoy sightseen of meadows of gold.In the evening check in the hotel take meals & stay for the night.
After early breakfast move to Amarnath Cave for darshan via Baltal(in chopper). The route is ascending right up to the cave. Have a dip in the ice-cold water of Amarnath Stream, which flows, outside the cave. Inside the cave there is scenery of calm tranquility of white and glistering three massive Lingmas stand erect symbol of Lord Shiva, Parvathi and Ganesh.In the evening check in the hotel take meals & stay for the night in Sonmarg.
Day 5 leave Sonmarg and proceed back to Srinagar Check in Houseboat refresh and be at leisure, enjoy the romantic evenings of Srinagar at Dal Lake.
Morning leave for Pahalgam (valley of shepherds) The distance of 90 kms will be covered in about 3 1/2 hours. Pahalgam .On the way visit famous saffron fields of Pampore town,awantipura ruins(temple)& wallnut orchids.Pahalgam is situated at the union of the streams flowing from Sheshnag Lake and the Lidder River in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Pahalgam is now Kashmir's premier resort; cool even during the height of summer when the maximum temperature does not exceed 25 degrees Celsius, upon arrival check into the hotel,take meals Overnight in hotel.
Checkout from Srinagar and proceed to Patnitop, There is no denial to the fact that Patnitop is the ideal place to have a pleasant walk in the verdant woods and hear the winds soughing through cedar woods. Heaven for trekkers, there are paths for long as well as short trek to the nearby mountains. If you are an ace trekker go to Kud or Batote otherwise you can have a shot trek to Shiv Garh that is 11 km away and Madha Top, the ridge opposite to Patnitop . Sansar also known as Mini Gulmarg is a grassy meadow fringed by fir trees and offer the adventurous Aerosports. The 9 hole golf course adds charm to this place. Evening leave for Katra overnight stay at Katra.
Early in Morning leave for Mata Vaishno Devi darshan Located at an altitude of 5200 feet above sea level and at a distance of approximately 14 kilometres from Katra. After Darshan come back to Katra overnight stay at Katra.
Checkout form the hotel at Katra and proceed with the memories of a life time to Jammu for onward flight or train. Happy Journey.