14 days in Kashmir & Patnitop Itinerary

14 days in Kashmir & Patnitop Itinerary

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14 days in Kashmir & Patnitop Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Srinagar
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Sonmarg
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
3
Kupwara
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Gulmarg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Pahalgam
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Anantnag
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
7
Patnitop
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

3
nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Avantiswami Temple and Shah-e-Hamdan. Get in touch with nature at Doodhpathri and Doodhpathri. And it doesn't end there: get a taste of the local shopping with Floating Vegetable Market, take in the spiritual surroundings of Khir Bhawani Temple, take an in-depth tour of Sri Pratap Singh Museum, and explore the ancient world of Pari Mahal.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Srinagar trip planning website .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Srinagar is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta), expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Srinagar, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Sonmarg.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Doodhpathri, Avantiswami Temple
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Avantiswami Temple ©
Avantiswami Temple
Khir Bhawani Temple ©
Khir Bhawani Temple
Chatti Padshahi Gurudwara ©
Chatti Padshahi Gurudwara

1
night
Sonmarg

Sonmarg
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): hit the slopes at Zero point.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Sonmarg vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Srinagar to Sonmarg in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kupwara.

Things to do in Sonmarg

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

1
night
Kupwara

Kupwara
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Lolab Valley.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Kupwara journey maker tool .

Drive from Sonmarg to Kupwara in 4.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Gulmarg.

Things to do in Kupwara

Parks Wildlife

2
nights
Gulmarg

Gulmarg ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): get outside with Gulmarg Backcountry, then look for all kinds of wild species at Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baba Reshi Shrine. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Imambara Goom and then play a few rounds at Gulmarg Golf Course.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Gulmarg road trip planning app .

You can drive from Kupwara to Gulmarg in 3.5 hours. In October in Gulmarg, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Outdoors Golf Parks
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Gulmarg Golf Course ©
Gulmarg Golf Course

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): tee off at Pahalgam Golf Course and then appreciate the views at Betaab Valley. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Tulian Lake, then don't miss a visit to Chandanwari, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mamal Temple.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Pahalgam trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Gulmarg to Pahalgam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Anantnag.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Betaab Valley ©
Betaab Valley
Pahalgam Golf Course ©
Pahalgam Golf Course
Kashmir Valley ©
Kashmir Valley

1
night
Anantnag

Anantnag ©
Anantnag /ə'nʌntna:g/ or /-nɑːg/ ; ''; "Countless springs") is a city and a municipality, capital of the Anantnag district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.EtymologyThe name Anantnag is derived from the Sanskrit term NH 44 (former name NH 1A before renumbering of all national highways)(India)|NH 44renumbering]] (former name NH 1A before renumbering of all national highways). On the 24th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Martand Sun Temple.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Anantnag trip planner .

You can drive from Pahalgam to Anantnag in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Patnitop.

Things to do in Anantnag

Historic Sites
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Martand Sun Temple ©
Martand Sun Temple

1
night
Patnitop

Patnitop ©
Once a vacation destination of royalty, Patnitop remains a popular holiday spot thanks to its cool weather, especially appreciated during hot summers.
On the 25th (Fri), make a trip to Naag Mandir.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Patnitop online holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Anantnag to Patnitop takes 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Patnitop

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Nathatop ©
Nathatop
Naag Mandir ©
Naag Mandir

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