Kashmir - Ladakh with Golden Triangle - PI-0317
Travel to the snow capped peaks of Kashmir where you get to visit the Himalayan paradise of Laddakh with its beautiful ochre colored landscape and orange robed monks in their ancient monasteries. Following this Buddhist haven, our trip proceeds to the Golden Triangle that trip of Delhi Agra and Jaipur where history mingles freely with nature making it the perfect trip for every type of traveler.
Day 1: Delhi
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Thursday, February 28, 2019
Arrival at Delhi.Our representative will welcome and transfer to the hotel.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2: Delhi - Srinagar
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - Friday, March 1, 2019
On time assistance and transfer to airport to board flight for Srinagar. Upon arrival assistance & transfer to Deluxe houseboat on Dal Lake (known as Shikara in local language). Afternoon at leisure for personal activities.Boat ride on Dal lake.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Srinagar
Friday, March 1, 2019 - Saturday, March 2, 2019
Morning depart for sightseeing tour of Shankracharya a hill in the heart of Srinagar.visit famous Mughal gardens of Kashmir laid on foot hill of Zabarvan range overlooking Dal and Nazeem lake visiting Chashma-I Shahi (the royal spring) Nishat garden & Shalimar garden (abode of love) was reserved for the court ladies during Mughal time, in case one is interested can also visit (Optional) the marble mosque Hazratbal & Shah-I-Hamadan.Afternoon Shikara ride for two hours on The Dal Lake
a real romantic experience.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4: Srinagar - Gulmarg
Saturday, March 2, 2019 - Sunday, March 3, 2019
Morning drive to Gulmarg the (meadow of flowers) 65 kms from Srinagar it lies at the altitude of 9500 feet above sea level, it boast of one of the highest natural golf course in the world, though not in a very nice condition even though its worth while to have a practice round of golf .Non golfers can take a walk, pony ride or go up o Khilanmarg at the altitude of 10500 feet above sea level in a Gondola (cable car). Ovrnight stay at houseboat.
Day 5: Srinagar - Kargil
Sunday, March 3, 2019 - Monday, March 4, 2019
Early in the morning depart for Kargil a small sleepy Shia Muslim town driving via Sonemarg (meadow of gold) & over Zojila pass at the altitude of 3800 meters or 12500 feet above sea level drive to the pass one gets a beautiful view of lush green meadows of Baltal and Sind valley, from the pass it is good three to four hours drive to Kargil Via Drass the second coldest Village in the world after Siberia.Overnight stay.
Day 6: Kargil - Leh
Monday, March 4, 2019 - Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Morning depart for Leh enroute visit Mulbekh here lies a beautiful statue of future Buddha known as Chamba was built by Kushans the rulers of central Asia who traveled extensively in this part of the world, after visiting continue drive to Leh driving over two passes Namika-la 3800 meters and Fatu-la at 4000 meters this is the highest pass between Kargil-Leh route drive down to visit Lamayuru Monastery one of the most pictures monastery in Ladakh region after visit continue drive another 80 Kms to Leh.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 7: Leh
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Morning visit SOS children's village,Sabu monastery, & Stok palace after visit. Return to hotel. Afternoon visit Spituk, Phiyang & Sankar monastery.Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 8: Leh
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - Thursday, March 7, 2019
After breakfast full day tour of Shey, Thiksey & Hemis monasteries.Afternoon return to leh for overnight stay at hotel.
Day 9: Leh
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - Friday, March 8, 2019
Full day at leisure to walk around in Leh town and for shopping meals & overnight in Hotel.
Day 10: Leh - Delhi
Friday, March 8, 2019 - Saturday, March 9, 2019
On time assistance & transfer to the airport to connect flight to Delhi. Upon arrival check into hotel.Evening at leisure for personal activities.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 11: Delhi - Agra
Saturday, March 9, 2019 - Sunday, March 10, 2019
After breakfast drive by surface to Agra enroute visiting Sikandra. Upon arrival check into the respective hotel. Afternoon visit Taj Mahal
(closed on Friday) & Agra Fort. After visit return to hotel for overnight.
Day 12: Agra - Jaipur
Sunday, March 10, 2019 - Monday, March 11, 2019
After breakfast drive to Jaipur enroute visit Fatehpur Sikri
. Upon arrival check-into hotel. Return hotel for overnight.
Day 13: Jaipur
Monday, March 11, 2019 - Tuesday, March 12, 2019
After breakfast full day city tour of Jaipur visiting Amber Fort
with elephant ride, City Palace
, Hawa Mahal
(wind palace) Jantar Mantar(Royal observatory).Evening return to the hotel.Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 14: Jaipur - Delhi
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Morning free for own Activities.Afternoon drive to Delhi, on arrival at Delhi, assistance and transfer to international flight to international airport for onward destinations.