9 days in Bengaluru & Kashmir Itinerary

9 days in Bengaluru & Kashmir Itinerary

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9 days in Bengaluru & Kashmir Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
1
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
2
Gulmarg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Srinagar
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
4
Pahalgam
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like ISKCON Temple Bangalore and Omkareshwarar Temple. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Commercial Street and Bangalore Palace. There's still lots to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take a stroll through Basavanagudi, take in nature's colorful creations at Lalbagh Botanical Garden, and identify plant and animal life at Bannerghatta National Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Bengaluru tour itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Bengaluru. In August, daytime highs in Bengaluru are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Gulmarg.

Things to do in Bengaluru

Neighborhoods Parks Wildlife
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ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore
Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park
Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street

1
night
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 12th (Mon): tee off at Gulmarg Golf Course, take in the awesome beauty at Apharwat Peak, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Church.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Gulmarg trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Bengaluru to Gulmarg in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Bengaluru in August: high temperatures in Gulmarg hover around 31°C and lows are around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Srinagar.

Things to do in Gulmarg

Golf Outdoors Parks
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Gulmarg Golf Course ©
Gulmarg Golf Course
Apharwat Peak ©
Apharwat Peak
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church

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 13th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Nigeen Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, and then make a trip to Shankaracharya Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jama Masjid Mosque and then take in the dramatic natural features at Sonamarg.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Srinagar trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Gulmarg to Srinagar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Srinagar can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Pahalgam.

Things to do in Srinagar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake
Sonamarg ©
Sonamarg
Jama Masjid Mosque ©
Jama Masjid Mosque

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.
Get some cultural insight at Amarnath Cave and Martand Sun Temple. Get in touch with nature at Betaab Valley and Pahalgam Golf Course. There's still lots to do: admire the verdant scenery at Aru Valley and delve into the lush surroundings at Kashmir Valley.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pahalgam trip itinerary site .

Take a bus from Srinagar to Pahalgam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Pahalgam can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pahalgam

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Anantnag
Highlights from your plan
Betaab Valley ©
Betaab Valley
Martand Sun Temple ©
Martand Sun Temple
Aru Valley ©
Aru Valley

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