9 days in Srinagar, Gulmarg & Leh Itinerary

9 days in Srinagar, Gulmarg & Leh Itinerary

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9 days in Srinagar, Gulmarg & Leh Itinerary

Start: Srinagar
1
Srinagar
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Gulmarg
— 2 nights
3
Gulmarg
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h
4
Leh
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
End: Srinagar

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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.
On the 8th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hazratbal and then take in the dramatic natural features at Sonamarg. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Shankaracharya Hill, contemplate the waterfront views at Dal Lake, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Nigeen Lake.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Srinagar trip maker site .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Srinagar. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Gulmarg.

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Dal Lake ©
Dal Lake
Shankaracharya Hill ©
Shankaracharya Hill
Sonamarg ©
Sonamarg

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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 10th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Apharwat Peak, tour the pleasant surroundings at Outer Circle Walk, and then make a trip to Rani Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: play a few rounds at Gulmarg Golf Course, then stroll around Children's Park, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baba Reshi Shrine.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Gulmarg trip website .

Drive from Srinagar to Gulmarg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Gulmarg can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gulmarg.

Things to do in Gulmarg

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

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Gulmarg

Gulmarg ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Alpather Lake and then head outdoors with Gulmarg Backcountry.

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Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Leh.

Things to do in Gulmarg

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Ningle Nallah ©
Ningle Nallah
Alpather Lake ©
Alpather Lake
St Mary's Church ©
St Mary's Church

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Leh

Leh ©
The former capital of the Kingdom of Ladakh, Leh possesses a historic old town area marked by stupas, monasteries, and traditional mud-brick houses.
On the 14th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Phyang Monastery, make a trip to Confluence of the Indus and Zanskar Rivers, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurdwara Pathar Sahib, then see the interesting displays at Hall of Fame, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiksey Monastery. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Likir Gompa, explore the striking landscape at Magnetic Hill, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shanti Stupa.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Leh trip itinerary website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Gulmarg to Leh takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Leh

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Thiksey Monastery ©
Thiksey Monastery
Hall of Fame ©
Hall of Fame

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