Kashmir Valley is a beautiful location for any tourist to visit upon and it is part of Jammu and Kashmir State, the northern most part of India, closer to other countries like China, Afghanistan and Pakistan
Kashmir tourism and Travel Agents of repute have constructed wonderful tour packages; some of which are covering even Kargil and Ladakh nearby and one such tours has the following itinerary:
€Day 01 the tourists arrive at Srinagar Airport and they are taken on conducted tour to Mughal Gardens, Chasma Sahahi the Natural Royal Spring and Pari Mahal.
€Day 02 the travel group is taken to the famous Sankaracharya Temple, Lord Shiva temple, Dal Lake, Jama Masjid, Carpet Factories and other places of interest in Srinagar City
€Day 03 the Kashmir tour group goes to Pahalgam, the Valley or Kashmir also called the Valley of Shepherds and it is situated 7000 ft above the sea level. As the group travels, it visits famous saffron growing fields, Awantipur ruins, etc
€Day 04 the Kashmir tour party visits Chandanwari Temple and they proceed to Gulmarg, the Meadow of Flowers, and they go for a cable car ride on Gondala reaching a mighty height of 13000 ft above sea level.
€Day 05 the Kashmir tour group drives back to Srinagar and after local shopping there they check in at a Boat house in Dal Lake, where they enjoy the shikara ride. Instead of local shopping the group is also offered an option for an excursion to Yusmarg which lies 47 km away reachable in 2 hours
€Day 06 the Kashmir tour group proceeds to Kargil which involves 9 to 10 hours drive, while en route they visit Sonmarg, the meadow of gold also known as Gateway of Ladakh
€Day 07 another long drive for 235 km involving 10 to 11 hours travel, visiting en route Mulbek, the Buddhist village also crossing the highest pass Fotula on Srinagar €”Leh.
€Day 08 local tour at Leh, visiting Sindhu Ghat, Spituk Monastery, Kali Mata temple, Pather Sahib Gurudhwara, Magnetic Hill, Confluence of Zanskar-Indus river and Hall of fame.
€Day 09 Pangoog Lake drive for 154 km through Changla Pass in one of the highest motor-able road in the world and return to Hotel at Leh
€Day 10 Again 39 km drive in the highest motor-able road passing Khardungla Pass, just to enoy the beauty of the snow capped mountain.
€Day 11 leaving Leh, with sweet memories of Ladakh, taking flight to respective destinations after their Kashmir tour.
There are similar Kashmir Tourism packages giving the traveler enormous pleasure which will be one’s life time experience.