6 days in Kashmir Itinerary

6 days in Kashmir Itinerary

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Srinagar
— 3 nights
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Pahalgam
— 2 nights
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Srinagar

— 3 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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Gardens and Badamwari Garden. Kids will appreciate attractions like Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden and Khir Bhawani Temple. Next up on the itinerary: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Durga Nag Temple, take in nature's colorful creations at Shalimar Bagh Mughal Garden, and contemplate the waterfront views at Nigeen Lake.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Srinagar travel route planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Srinagar is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in May, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in Srinagar: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Tours

Pahalgam

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): appreciate the views at Aru Valley, admire the verdant scenery at Betaab Valley, and then play a few rounds at Pahalgam Golf Course. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Chandanwari and then take in the pleasant sights at Baisaran.

To see ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Pahalgam tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Srinagar to Pahalgam takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Pahalgam, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Nature · Parks · Golf · 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.