10 days in Kashmir Itinerary

10 days in Kashmir Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kashmir holiday planner

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Gulmarg
— 1 night
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Srinagar
— 4 nights
Drive
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Pahalgam
— 4 nights
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Gulmarg

— 1 night
A popular skiing destination and a hill station in Jammu and Kashmir, Gulmarg features one of the highest gondolas in the world, reaching 3,979 m (13,054 ft) and offering fantastic scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): head off-road at Gulmarg Expedition and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Apharwat Peak. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see Discover Gulmarg Adventures and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ningle Nallah.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Gulmarg online tour itinerary builder.

Guwahati to Gulmarg is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Guwahati in December: high temperatures in Gulmarg hover around 8°C and lows are around -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Srinagar.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Srinagar

— 4 nights

Kashmiri Venice

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Nishat Garden and Pari Mahal. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Dal Lake, look for gifts at Saklain's Coterie, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Durga Nag Temple.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Srinagar driving holiday planner.

Getting from Gulmarg to Srinagar by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December in Srinagar, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks · Tours · Nature · Wildlife

Pahalgam

— 4 nights
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Betaab Valley and Chandanwari. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the views at Aru Valley, take in the pleasant sights at Baisaran, glide through the air with Kashmir Travel Express, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mamal Temple.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Pahalgam online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Srinagar to Pahalgam takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Pahalgam can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kashmir travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Gardens · Landmarks
Blessed with natural beauty, Kashmir offers a wide variety of outdoor activities, with trekking and skiing top of the agenda. Spectacular mountainous scenery and high-altitude ski resorts with some of the highest gondolas in the world provide unforgettable experience. Attractions in Kashmir include an abundance of religious sites known for their syncretism between Buddhism and Hindu religions, as well as a large number of Muslim religious sites. Ethnic villages, nomadic encampments, and raft rides down gorgeous river valleys are among the area's other highlights, with numerous urban gardens and wild flowering meadows providing great relaxations spots. Fascinating animals, such as ibexes, blue sheep, snow leopards, Tibetan wolves, and Eurasian lynxes all call Kashmir home.