Tulip E Kashmir | Event in Kashmir | Townscript
Tulip E Kashmir | Event in Kashmir | Townscript

Tulip E Kashmir

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ABOUT:

The Kashmir Tulip Festival is a must-attend event for nature and flower enthusiasts. Held in the picturesque valley of Kashmir in India, the festival takes place during the first two weeks of April when the tulips are in full bloom. The itinerary includes visits to the famous Mughal gardens, the ski resort in Gulmarg, and the scenic valley of Pahalgam. The festival's main highlight is the Tulip Garden, a feast for the eyes with over 1.5 million tulips in different colors and varieties. The festival is a celebration of the region's rich cultural heritage, and it offers a chance to experience the beauty of nature and the warmth of hospitality.


DURATION: 6 Nights, 7 Days


DATE:

  • 02nd April 2023
  • 09th April 2023


PRICE:

For Triple Sharing: 2̶4̶0̶0̶0̶/̶-̶ 22,999/- per person

For Dual Sharing: a 2̶7̶0̶0̶0̶/̶-̶ 24,999/-per person

NOTE: Block your seat at just ₹5000/- and pay the rest 25 days before the trip date.


ITINERARY

DAY 01: ARRIVAL AT SRINAGAR & SIGHTSEEING OF SRINAGAR

On arrival, meet for assistance by our representative at Srinagar airport and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, visit Shankaracharya Temple or Takht-e-Suleiman about 1,000 feet from Srinagar. Enjoy the panoramic view of the valley. Dinner and overnight stay at Srinagar.

DAY 02: TULIP GARDEN VISIT

After breakfast, proceed to visit the famous Mughal Gardens which are The Cheshma Shahi (By Shah Jehan in 1632 AD.), Nishat Bagh (By Asaf Khan in 1633 AD.), Shalimar Bagh (By Jehangir in 1616 AD).

Tulip Garden can be visited (tickets to be purchased directly at the gate) as well as at Hazratbal shrine and parts of the old city of Srinagar.

Visit the Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden which has over 60 varieties of tulips with an overview of Dal Lake. It is the largest tulip garden in Asia. Dinner & overnight stay at Srinagar.

DAY 03: SRINAGAR – GULMARG (56 KM, 1.5 HOURS APPROXIMATELY)

After an early breakfast, leave for Gulmarg. Gulmarg (The Meadow of Flowers) has one of the most beautiful summer or winter Ski resorts in the valley. World’s Highest 18 Hole Golf Course, Gulmarg was discovered in the 16th Century by Sultan Yusuf Shah. Proceed for a gondola ride (Tickets excluded) from Gulmarg to Khilanmarg (Altitude 3,100 Meters) to have a real view of the natural beauty of the summer and winter. Late afternoon, drive back to Srinagar. Dinner and overnight stay at Srinagar.

DAY 04: SRINAGAR - PAHALGAM (96 KM, 2 - 3 HOURS)

After breakfast, leave for Pahalgam (The Valley of Shepherds), one of the most beautiful and fascinating ideal resorts all year. It is the base for several treks in the region & for the annual pilgrimages to the cave shrine of Amarnath. It is surrounded by 12 high snow-capped peaks. Enjoy the beautiful countryside life. Drive through the pine valley forest. On arrival at Pahalgam, explore the scenic valley and one can visit Aru Valley, Beytab valley, and Chandanwari by local jeeps to be hired directly. Check in to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay at Pahalgam.

DAY 05: PAHALGAM – SRINAGAR (96 KM, 2 - 3 HOURS)

After breakfast, drive back to Srinagar and on arrival check – into the Houseboat. In the afternoon, proceed for a one-hour lake ride by Shikara (Small Cruise Boat) to visit floating gardens, pass through the beautiful narrow canals of the lake, and witness the life of local people living in the lake, dinner, and overnight stay at Srinagar.

DAY 06: SRINAGAR – SONMARG – SRINAGAR

After breakfast, we do a day excursion to Sonmarg. Sonmarg is true to its name, which means ‘Meadow of Gold. The moment you enter Sonmarg, the first thing that you will notice will be the snow-covered mountain that forms the backdrop of the town. Covered with alpine trees from all sides, Sonmarg has a few of the loveliest flower collections. You may take a pony ride (at your own cost) to Thajiwas Glacier where snow remains around the year. Later we return to Srinagar by evening for an overnight stay. Dinner & Overnight in Srinagar.

DAY 07: DEPARTURE FROM SRINAGAR

After breakfast, meet for assistance and transfer to the airport and board the flight for the onward destination.


INCLUSIONS

  • Accommodation on a multiple-sharing basis.
  • All internal transfers by Tempo Traveller
  • All Sightseeing
  • 6 Breakfast
  • 6 Dinner
  • Basic First Aid
  • Government taxes and service charges
  • All permits
  • HikerWolf Expertise


EXCLUSIONS:

  • 5% GST.
  • Any applicable admit tickets
  • Any meals not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Insurance
  • Heaters
  • Anything not included in inclusions


THINGS TO CARRY:

  • Must carry heavy woolens, sweaters, Jackets, Coats, and scarves, especially if traveling during winter
  • Shoes are needed if you plan to indulge in adventure activities
  • Essential medicine like Vicks, tablets like Avomine, Metacin, Saridon, etc.
  • Thermals
  • Torch
  • Light snacks
  • Personal Medicines
  • Cold creams/Lip Guard
  • Identity Proof

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dal lake, kashmir, Kashmir, India
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