7 days in Jammu and Kashmir Itinerary

7 days in Jammu and Kashmir Itinerary

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7 days in Jammu and Kashmir Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
Pahalgam
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Srinagar
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h
Leh
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
New Delhi

1
day
Pahalgam

Pahalgam ©
Across the landscape of alpine peaks, conifer forests, and mountain lakes that surrounds Pahalgam lie a number of sites of spiritual importance, and a great biodiversity of wildlife.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Chandanwari and then admire the verdant scenery at Betaab Valley.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Pahalgam route planning website .

New Delhi to Pahalgam is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Srinagar.

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Betaab Valley ©
Betaab Valley
Chandanwari ©
Chandanwari

2
days
Srinagar

Srinagar ©
The focus lies mainly on the waters in Srinagar, with the river and lakes of the city dotted with colorful houseboats and making the relatively cool summer capital a popular tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Chashme Shahi Gardens, then contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, and then make a trip to Shankaracharya Hill. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chatti Padshahi Gurudwara, then contemplate the waterfront views at Nigeen Lake, then admire the natural beauty at Nishat Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Srinagar road trip website .

You can drive from Pahalgam to Srinagar in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Leh.

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Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake
Shankaracharya Hill ©
Shankaracharya Hill
Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden ©
Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden

4
days
Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
Discover out-of-the-way places like De Pashmina Emporium and Temple at Sumda Chun. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery, get outside with Khardung La, see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, and steep yourself in history at Riasi Fort or Zorawar Fort.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Leh sightseeing planner.

Getting from Srinagar to Leh by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

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Ladakh
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Gurdwara Pathar Sahib ©
Gurdwara Pathar Sahib
Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery

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