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ITINERARY IN DETAIL Day01

Arrive Srinagar Welcome to your 'Best of Kashmir' tour! On arrival at the airport in Srinagar, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure for independent activities.

Day02

In Srinagar * Excursion to Sonmarg (82 km / approx. 3 hours drive) Embark on a full day excursion to Sonmarg (Private). Today, embark on a full day excursion tour to Sonmarg; admirably known as the 'meadow of gold'. It is an alpine valley situated on the bank of Nallah Sindh River at an elevation of 2,800 metres above sea level. Sindh River indulges you in an activity of fishing especially during summers. This river bed is a popular breeding ground for trout and mahseer fishes. An optional ride on a pony (on direct payment basis) is sure to delight you as you are carried around the snow. Transfer back to the hotel in Srinagar. Pickup

Duration

From Time

Hotel

09:00 hrs

8:00 AM

The evening is at leisure. Day03

Srinagar * Excursion to Gulmarg (52 km / approx. 2 hours drive) Enjoy a full day excursion to Gulmarg (Private) This morning, proceed to Gulmarg. The beautiful town of Gulmarg is bordered by picturesque villages, willow trees, fast flowing streams and lush green meadows. Gulmarg - 'Meadow of Flowers' offers a spectacular view of towering snow capped peaks, covered with dense forests of tall conifers, gigantic firs and pine trees. Pickup

Duration

From Time

Hotel

07:00 hrs

8:00 AM

The rest of the day is at leisure. Day04

On to Pahalgam (97 km / approx. 3 hours drive) Transfer from hotel in Srinagar to hotel in Pahalgam, en route visit the Awantipura Ruins (Private). Today, proceed towards Pahalgam, the 'Valley of Shepherds' which is situated at the confluence of the streams flowing from the River Lidder and Sheshnag Lake, en route visit the Awantipura Ruins. The ancient township of Awantipura founded by King Awantiwarman (855-883 AD) is renowned for the impressive ruins of the two temple complexes he built here in the 9th century namely Awantisvamin, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, and Avantisvara, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Both the temples reflect Greek style of architecture. On arrival, check in to the hotel. Pickup

Duration

From Time

Hotel

NA

9:00 AM

The rest of the day is at leisure to explore this popular tourist destination. Day05

On to Srinagar (97 km / approx. 3 hours drive)

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This morning, after breakfast drive to Srinagar. On arrival, check in to thehouseboat. Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Srinagar followed by Shikara ride on Dal lake (Private). In the afternoon, proceed on a sightseeing tour of Srinagar visiting places like the Shankaracharya Temple, Chashme Shahi gardens, Shalimar Gardens and Nishat Bagh. Shankaracharya Temple, situated at a height of about 1,100 ft. on a hilltop on the southeast of the city, offers splendid views of the valley and the snow-capped mountains of the Pir Panjal range. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, it is believed that this Hindu temple was built in 371 BC, making it one of the oldest in the valley of Kashmir. Chashme Shahi, an ancient garden established in 1632 by Emperor Shah Jahan, is considered to be one of the smallest Mughal gardens in Srinagar. Divided into three different sections with an aqueduct, waterfalls and fountains, it provides magnificent views of the Himalayas and the Dal Lake. Shalimar Gardens (also known as garden of love), situated 15 km from Srinagar, is one of the most popular Mughal gardens in the city. It has four terraces, rising one above the other, fitted with fountains and chinar (sycamore) trees. Nishat Garden is situated on the banks of the picturesque Dal Lake, with the Zabarwan Mountains forming its backdrop. Also known as the garden of bliss, it was laid out in 1633 by Asaf Khan, the elder brother of Nur Jahan. Designed in Persian style, this is a 12-terrace garden interspersed with fountains, colourful flowerbeds and lush green lawns. Later, enjoy a tranquil ride on the Shikara at Dal lake.

Day06

Pickup

Duration

From Time

PIR

04:00 hrs

4:00 PM

Depart Srinagar Today, bid farewell to your 'Best of Kashmir ' tour, as you are transferred from houseboat to the airport in Srinagar for your onward journey. Please do give us your valuable suggestions on feedback@coxandkings.com.

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INCLUSIONS / EXCLUSIONS Holiday Price Includes Accommodation In The Hotels Listed Or Similar. Transportation - Entire Round Trip Ex- Srinagar By A Non AC Indigo / Etios (Economy And Standard Category) And Non AC Innova (Deluxe Category) As Per The Itinerary. Vehicle Is As Per The Itinerary And Not At Disposal. Meals - Daily Buffet Breakfast At All Places. The Stay In Houseboat Includes All Meals - Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner As Per The Itinerary. One Shikara Ride On A Sharing Basis Once During The Stay. Sightseeing As Per The Itinerary. Travel Insurance. Free Installation Of AudioCompass App On Your Smart Phone. All currently applicable taxes i.e. Hotel tax & Transportation tax. Note Cox & Kings Terms And Conditions Apply. Shopping Would Be On Your Own Arrangements. Please Contact Our Sales Staff To Give You The Best Flight Deals. To Reach The Glaciers And The Gondola Station, You Can Hire Ponies / Horses On A Direct Payment Basis As Vehicles Are Not Allowed Beyond A Certain Point In Gulmarg And Sonmarg. In Sonamarg And Gulmarg The Vehicle Will Drop You At One Point And From There You Have To Go For Optional Activities On Your Own. In Pahalgam Sightseeing Is Done Only By Local Union Vehicles. You Can Hire Ponies / Horses In Gulmarg And Sonmarg On A Direct Payment Basis. The Gondola Ride Would Be On Direct Payment Basis. Sonmarg Excursion Is Subject To Weather And Road Conditions. The Mughal Gardens - Chashme Shahi, Nishat Bagh And Shalimar Gardens, Are Closed On Friday. Water Supply In The Hills During The Peak Season Is Restricted Due To Shortage And Water Is Supplied Area Wise At Specific Times. Please Co-Operate With The Hotel On Same. Travel Insurance, Included In Our Package Cost Is Valid For Age Group Upto 80 Years Only. For Age Group Beyond 80 Years, Rules, Terms And Conditions Of The Insurance Company Will Apply. The Same Needs To Be Checked On Case To Case Basis With The Insurance Company. The Vehicle Will Drop And Pick You Up From The Sonmarg And Gulmarg Car Stand. Do Carry Comfortable Walking Shoes. All Sightseeings Are Subject To Weather And Political Conditions At The Destination. All The Prices Are For Indian Nationals Only, Unless Specified. The Hotel Confirmed Will Be As Per The Brochure Or An Alternate Hotel Of Similar Category. It Is Mandatory To Carry A Valid Photo Identity Card (Passport / Aadhaar Card / Driving License / Voter ID Card).

Holiday Price Excludes Any Transport To / From Srinagar. Your Tour Price Starts Ex Srinagar. Air, Train Or Bus Fare From / To Your Originating City Of Stay, Unless Specified. Items Of Personal Nature Viz, Tips, Porterage, Room Service, Laundry, Mineral Water, Alcoholic Or Non Alcoholic Beverages, Phone Calls, Additional Sightseeing Tours And Excursions Not Included In The Itinerary, Still Or Video Camera Fees Etc. Any Increase In Fuel Cost, Government Taxes, Entrance Fees, Intra And Interstate Taxes Etc, The Tour Price Will Be Amended In Accordance. Entrance Fees And Guide Charges Wherever Applicable. Any items / services not specifically mentioned in the 'Tour Price Includes' column.

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Supplement Charges Applicable For Long Weekends And Festivals. Goods And Services Tax Of 5%.

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PRICE / DATES Ex - Srinagar

Valid From - 27 October, 2017

Valid To - 31 March, 2018

First Per Person on Twin Sharing Basis

15299.00

Per Person on Twin Sharing Basis (04 Pax)

12999.00

Per Person on Triple Sharing Basis

12498.00

Child 5 - 12 years with Extra Bed

6799.00

Child below 12 year without extra bed

4499.00

On Single Occupancy with family

29099.00

On Single Occupancy

16899.00

Economy Per Person on Twin Sharing Basis

13499.00

Per Person on Twin Sharing Basis (04 Pax)

11199.00

Per Person on Triple Sharing Basis

10799.00

Child 5 - 12 years with Extra Bed

5299.00

Child below 12 year without extra bed

4599.00

On Single Occupancy with family

25399.00

On Single Occupancy

13199.00

Deluxe Per Person on Twin Sharing Basis

21799.00

Per Person on Twin Sharing Basis (04 Pax)

17999.00

Per Person on Triple Sharing Basis

18099.00

Child 5 - 12 years with Extra Bed

10799.00

Child below 12 year without extra bed

7799.00

On Single Occupancy with family

42899.00

On Single Occupancy

27899.00

Notes : Cox & Kings Terms And Conditions Apply.

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Shopping Would Be On Your Own Arrangements. Please Contact Our Sales Staff To Give You The Best Flight Deals. To Reach The Glaciers And The Gondola Station, You Can Hire Ponies / Horses On A Direct Payment Basis As Vehicles Are Not Allowed Beyond A Certain Point In Gulmarg And Sonmarg. In Sonamarg And Gulmarg The Vehicle Will Drop You At One Point And From There You Have To Go For Optional Activities On Your Own. In Pahalgam Sightseeing Is Done Only By Local Union Vehicles. You Can Hire Ponies / Horses In Gulmarg And Sonmarg On A Direct Payment Basis. The Gondola Ride Would Be On Direct Payment Basis. Sonmarg Excursion Is Subject To Weather And Road Conditions. The Mughal Gardens - Chashme Shahi, Nishat Bagh And Shalimar Gardens, Are Closed On Friday. Water Supply In The Hills During The Peak Season Is Restricted Due To Shortage And Water Is Supplied Area Wise At Specific Times. Please Co-Operate With The Hotel On Same. Travel Insurance, Included In Our Package Cost Is Valid For Age Group Upto 80 Years Only. For Age Group Beyond 80 Years, Rules, Terms And Conditions Of The Insurance Company Will Apply. The Same Needs To Be Checked On Case To Case Basis With The Insurance Company. The Vehicle Will Drop And Pick You Up From The Sonmarg And Gulmarg Car Stand. Do Carry Comfortable Walking Shoes. All Sightseeings Are Subject To Weather And Political Conditions At The Destination. All The Prices Are For Indian Nationals Only, Unless Specified. The Hotel Confirmed Will Be As Per The Brochure Or An Alternate Hotel Of Similar Category. It Is Mandatory To Carry A Valid Photo Identity Card (Passport / Aadhaar Card / Driving License / Voter ID Card).

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DEPARTURE DATES Srinagar 15 Mar 2018

16 Mar 2018

17 Mar 2018

18 Mar 2018

19 Mar 2018

20 Mar 2018

21 Mar 2018

22 Mar 2018

23 Mar 2018

24 Mar 2018

25 Mar 2018

26 Mar 2018

27 Mar 2018

28 Mar 2018

29 Mar 2018

30 Mar 2018

31 Mar 2018

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HOTEL INFO ECONOMY City

Hotel Name

No of Nights

Srinagar

Hotel Pearl Continental

03

Pahalgam

Pahalgam Retreat

01

Srinagar

Deluxe Houseboat

01

City

Hotel Name

No of Nights

Srinagar

Hotel Pine Spring

04

Pahalgam

Hotel Pine Spring

04

Srinagar

Deluxe Houseboat

01

DELUXE

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