8 days in Kashmir Itinerary

8 days in Kashmir Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kashmir route planner

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Fly to Sheikh ul Alam Airport, Drive to Pahalgam
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Pahalgam
— 1 night
Drive
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Gulmarg
— 2 nights
Drive
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Srinagar
— 4 nights
Fly

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Pahalgam

— 1 night
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 16th (Wed): admire the verdant scenery at Aru Valley, admire the verdant scenery at Betaab Valley, and then make a trip to Chandanwari.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Pahalgam road trip planning site.

Pantnagar to Pahalgam is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Pantnagar in December, you will find days in Pahalgam are colder (8°C), and nights are little chillier (-1°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Gulmarg.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Gulmarg

— 2 nights
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 (Thu), see Discover Gulmarg Adventures and then explore the activities along Ningle Nallah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): play a few rounds at Gulmarg Golf Course, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Apharwat Peak, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Gulmarg trip planner.

You can drive from Pahalgam to Gulmarg in 4 hours. In December, daytime highs in Gulmarg are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Srinagar.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Parks

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.
Srinagar is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Dal Lake, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and make a trip to Shankaracharya Hill.

Plan my day in Srinagar using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Gulmarg to Srinagar in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Srinagar sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks · Tours · Nature · Outdoors

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.