8 days in Gulmarg, Pahalgam & Srinagar Itinerary

8 days in Gulmarg, Pahalgam & Srinagar Itinerary

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8 days in Gulmarg, Pahalgam & Srinagar Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly + taxi:  7​h 30​min
1
Gulmarg
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Pahalgam
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
3
Srinagar
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

3
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.
On the 17th (Tue), stroll through Outer Circle Walk, take in the awesome beauty at Apharwat Peak, and then stroll around Children's Park. Keep things going the next day: play a few rounds at Gulmarg Golf Course, then don't miss a visit to Rani Temple, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Baba Reshi Shrine.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Gulmarg trip itinerary planning app .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Gulmarg is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. In March, Gulmarg is colder than Kolkata (Calcutta) - with highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Parks Outdoors Golf
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Apharwat Peak ©
Apharwat Peak
Gulmarg Golf Course ©
Gulmarg Golf Course
Outer Circle Walk ©
Outer Circle Walk

2
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.
Family-friendly places like Betaab Valley and Chandanwari will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: admire the verdant scenery at Aru Valley, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mamal Temple, delve into the lush surroundings at Kashmir Valley, and tee off at Pahalgam Golf Course.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Pahalgam trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Gulmarg to Pahalgam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Pahalgam, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can take a bus to Srinagar.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Baisaran
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Betaab Valley ©
Betaab Valley
Aru Valley ©
Aru Valley
Chandanwari ©
Chandanwari

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hazratbal, take in nature's colorful creations at Nishat Garden, then take in nature's colorful creations at Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden, and finally don't miss a visit to Shankaracharya Hill.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Srinagar holiday site .

Take a bus from Pahalgam to Srinagar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in March, and nighttime lows around 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks Historic Sites
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Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden ©
Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden
Shankaracharya Hill ©
Shankaracharya Hill
Nishat Garden ©
Nishat Garden

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