01 / Srinagar
On arrival at Srinagar, you will be met by our representative
at the airport and transfer you to Deluxe Houseboat.
Afternoon free for personal activities. In the evening
Shikara ride on Dal Lake to enjoy the sunset. Overnight
02 / Srinagar - Local Sightseeing - 50 Kms.
Half day tour of world famous Mughal Gardens visiting
the Nishat Bagh (The garden of pleasure) and Shalimar
Bagh (Adobe of love). Return to houseboat for hot lunch.
In the afternoon Shikara ride on The Dal Lake to enjoy
the beauty that God has graced this city with which
is often compared to Venice. You will get a view of
some very interesting places around the Lake. Overnight
Day 03 / Srinagar
- Gulmarg - Srinagar - 112 Kms.
Full day tour of Gulmarg which is one of the most beautiful
summer resort in the valley. It is also popular for
its golf course (in summer), the highest in the world
and skiing during the winter season, Enjoy the splendor
of nature and the snowy mountains. One can have Gondola
ride (cable car) from Gulmarg to Khalinmarg. In the
evening return to Houseboat. Overnight at Houseboat.
Day 04 / Srinagar
- Sonmarg - Kargil - 250 Kms.
Leave in the morning and drive to Kargil by car/coach
and road passes through the panoramic village reach
Sonmarg (2740 Mtrs). After Sonmarg most rough road and
wet Zojila pass 3527 Mtrs (Gateway of Ladakh). Continue
drive towards Dress (The second coldest inhibited place
in the world) we stop here for tea and passport check.
Another two and half hours drive will take us to Kargil
(2710 Mtrs) which has got its importance after opening
the Ladakh for tourists in 1974. Overnight at Hotel.
05 / Kargil - Leh - 235 Kms.
Leave in the morning full day drive to Leh today we
have to ascend three passes this day will be tiresome
but panoramic too. First Buddhist village will be Mulbek.
We have to cross the highest pass (Fotula 13749ft.)
on Srinagar Leh route. At lunch time we will be at Lamayuru
oldest Monastery. Continue drive to next village Nimu
a view of Zanskar river following into Indus. Finally
we reach Leh 3500 Mtrs. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06 / Leh
Morning free for personal activities and at Leisure.
Afternoon half day tour of Phyang, Spituk and Shanker
Gompa. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07 / Leh
- Khardongla Pass - Leh - 85 Kms.
Day excursion to Khardongla pass which is the highest
motorable pass in the world 5600 Mtrs and has been recorded
in the Gunnies Book of world records. At the top enjoy
the nature beauty of snow capped mountains. In the late
afternoon return back to the Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 08 / Leh
Transfer in the time to the airport to connect onwards