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Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

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Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

We - 3 middleaged couples are visiting Srinagar this October. Our plan is as under.

3rd Oct-

Reach Srinagar by flight and check in a House Boat for one

night

4th Oct-

Check out and start at 9 am for Pahalgam. Sightseeing en route.Reach Phalgam in the afternoon and checkin.

5th Oct-

Pahalgam

6th Oct-

Checkout and start for Gulmarg. Reach in the afternoon and

Checkin

7th Oct-

Gondola in the morning. Start for Srinagar in the aft noon

Reach Srinagar and checkin a good Hotel

8th Oct to 11th Oct-

Srinagar.

Checkout early on 11th Oct to catch 11am flight.

We are planning to hire an Innova with carrier for 6 people for Pahalgam-gulmarg.

Following are my queries

1. Where to stay in a House Boat- Dal /Nagin or Jhelum.

2. How much time will be required to go from Srinagar to

Pahalgam, if we do sightseeing en route? and what are the

places to see.

3. How much time from Pahalgam to Gulmohor if we stop only for

Lunch( no sightseeng on the way)

4. What time in the morning should we reach Gondola to avoid

rush? what time will we be free after seeing both the stages?

5. How much time from Gulmarg to Srinagar with sightseeing

en route.

6. Considering October season, is it worth doing a day trip to

Sonmarg?

Please Help.

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161. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

Hi Nafisa,

Have a safe and nice trip.

Edited: 5:40 am, July 23, 2013
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162. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

You can contact my friends I have stayed there

In their houseboat in dal lake

wangnoo_amir@hotmail.com

They have a very good hospitality

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163. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

Can u please suggest the best accomodation option in pahalgam.

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164. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

Pahalgam Hotel / Pine-N-Peak / Heevan / Mount View.

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165. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

@Ashish Roy:

I am planning srinagar-pahalgam-gulmarg-sonamarg in 1st week of march 2014 and staying 2 nights in pahalgam....I decided to stay in brown palace. please suggest me which room is best in brown palace....as there is huge difference in price of diff category (budget room-800, deluxe room-2800, suite-4000 and 1 bedroom bunglow 4500 rs....Please suggest me which room is the best value for money...If it's possible, please provide me some good photographs of interior, exterior and bathroom of all the room (budget, deluxe, suite and bunglow).

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166. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

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First get ensured whether the hotel would be open in early March in Pahalgam. Then ask them about the rooms.

Edited: 6:16 am, August 12, 2013
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167. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

Hi,

I am planning a trip to Kashmir. The air tickets have already been booked. The dates are from 11th Oct'2013 to 16th Oct'2013. We are 2 people and want to cover Srinagar, Gulmarg,Sonmarg and Pahalgam. Pls guide with the remaining itinerary like hotel booking and local sightseeing and airport transfers.

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168. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

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Day1 Arr. Srinagar. Check-in houseboat. Afternoon - shikara ride on Dal lake.

Day2 After breakfast transfer to Gulmarg, check-in hotel. Gondola ride to Affarwat, snow activities. Afternoon - free at leisure.

Day3 Transfer to Pahalgam, enroute - Awantipura ruins. Check-in to hotel. Afternoon – strolling on the bank of river Lidder.

Day4 Pahalgam – Aru, Chandanbari and Betaab Valley. Evening – transfer to Srinagar. Check-in to hotel.

Day5 Srinagar - Mughal Gardens, Hazratbal, Sankaracharya Temple. Afternoon - shopping.

Day6 Transfer to Srinagar Airport, flyout.

Edited: 10:46 am, August 12, 2013
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169. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

Thanks Da,

Which all hotels will be preferable in Srinagar and Gulmarg?

for Pahalgam I am considering Hotel Baisaran.

Any help regarding taxis for the local sightseeing and airport transfers?

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170. Re: Srinagar-Pahalgam-Gulmarg itinerary

Hotels : Srinagar - Brown Palace, Pride Continental, Imperial Lake View. Gulmarg : Poshwan, Apharwat, Welcome.

Trnasport : Mr. Muzaffar Ahmed, mptravels16@yahoo.com 09419728489 / 09906686068

Mr Farooq : 9906508649, 9906521650 farooq@cometourandtravels.com

Srinagar Tourist Taxi Stand, Near TRC, Phone 019424525227

Snow Cab Radio taxi – 01942432432

Edited: 11:41 pm, August 12, 2013
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