Day 1: Srinagar
Afternoon: Arrive Srinagar, and transfer to your deluxe houseboat. Afternoon enjoy Shikara Ride on Dal Lake visiting/viewing Char Chinar, Floating, Vegetable gardens. Also witness walnut woodcarving demonstration. Evening: Free for shopping. Dinner & Overnight at Deluxe houseboat.
Day 2: Srinagar - Sonamarg
Morning: After breakfast proceed for full day excursion to Sonamarg with packed lunch. Distance of about 83 kms will be covered about 2.5hrs. Sonamarg lies in Sindh Valley surrounded by mountains and meadows full of Flowers. It is also the base for some interesting treks to the high altitude of Himalayan Lake. Evening: Return to Srinagar in the evening. Dinner & Overnight at Deluxe houseboat.
Day 3: Srinagar - Gulmarg
Morning: After breakfast drive to Gulmarg, the Meadow of Flowers, 2730 mts. above sea level. The distance of 60 kms will be covered in about 2 hrs. Afternoon: Arrive Gulmarg & check-in at the hotel Later explore Gulmarg, Gulmarg has delightful ski slopes and the highest 18 hole golf course of the world. If weather permits, you can also have a breathtaking view of Nanga Parbat. The view enroute from Tangmarg to Gulmarg is magnificent. Enjoy Gandola Ride. You can also take an (optional) Sledge ride on the snow - covered slopes. Evening: Relax at the hotel. Dinner & Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Gulmarg - Pahalgam
Morning: After an early breakfast leave for Pahalgam, the Valley of Shepherds via Srinagar. Drive through Saffron fields, Visit Awantipura ruins of 1100 yrs old temple of Lord Vishnu built by King Awantiwareman. Drive through the Pine forest and along Lidder River. The total distance of About 140 kms will be covered in about 4 hrs. Afternoon: Arrive Pahalgam and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure to enjoy natural beauty. Evening: Dinner & Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Pahalgam
Morning: After breakfast full day free for individual activities. Optional : Visit Chandanwari by Jeep. Chandanwari is the last motorable point / starting point of the Amarnath yatra. Visit Aru Valley. Afternoon: Return back to hotel for lunch (Optional). Evening: Free for shopping or relaxation. You may enjoy natural beauty of Pahalgam on the Horseback (Optional).
Day 6: Pahalgam - Srinagar
Morning: After breakfast, proceed to Srinagar Approximately 3 hrs, 110 kms. Afternoon: Arrive and check in at your houseboat. After lunch, visit the Mughal Gardens: Nishat Bagh (Abode Of pleasure), built by Asif Khan brother-in-law of Jehangir in 1632 AD, Shalimar Garden Bagh (Abode of Love) built by Jehangir for his wife Empress Noor Jehan. Chesmashahi Bagh (Royal Spring) These beautiful mountains are situated on the bank of Dal Lake with the Zabarwan Mountains in the background. Distance from Srinagar is about 12 and 15 kms respectively. Enroute visit a carpet weaving factory and Shankracharya Temple. Dinner & Overnight at Deluxe houseboat.
Day 7: Srinagar
Morning: After breakfast transfer to the airport for onward journey.