Luxury Srinagar Tour Package
Srinagar is the jewel to the paradise state of Jammu and Kashmir. Adorned with pristine lakes and magnificent gardens, this capital city enhances the beauty of the state. Another attraction of the city is the colourful houseboats and Shikara boats which gives a closure to the charm of Kashmir. Explore the best of this beautiful city with our Srinagar Tour Package. It will give a calm and peaceful feeling to stay amidst the water and waking up at the sight of gigantic mountains in the backdrop.
Sightseeing in Srinagar with Houseboat
Shikara ride in Dal Lake
At this part of Srinagar the travellers will be given a Shikara ride through the beautiful floating gardens and the floating markets. These markets may be the most interesting and fascinating place for you to buy fruits and vegetables from, and not just that, this market also sells gorgeous flowers to its visitors. The Shikara will also pass by the Char Chinar Island. The name of this place comes from the fact of presence of four Chinar trees in the island which is a beauty to watch in the autumn.
Tour to Mughal Garden
The tour will then move towards the Mughal gardens in Srinagar which is a home to exotic flowers and beautiful lawns. The Nishat Bagh which is also known as "the garden of bliss" lies in the bank of Dal Lake and is a part of the Mughal gardens. Viewing the stunning sunset from this place will make your day. Nishat Bagh has a building with 12 terraces which was built by Asif Khan in the 17th century. What attracts the tourists is that all the terraces are dedicated to all of the zodiac signs and each of them is filled with colourful roses and germaniums. The group will then head towards the Shalimar Bagh which is also a part of Mughal gardens and is known for its architectural excellence and also for over 400 water fountains inside the area itself which is a delight to watch. It was constructed on the demand of Emperor Jahangir in memory of his wife. It is a well maintained garden and provides a good scenery. The group will be accompanied by our knowledgeable tour guide who will let the visitors know about all the significant facts about Srinagar. This tour will also take the visitors to Chashme Shahi whose architecture is influenced from the Iranians and will attract your curious eyes. The water springs of the place are believed to have certain medicinal properties.
Shankracharya Temple (Lord Shiva dedicated temple)
The day tour will proceed tothe Shankracharya temple which is named after a great Hindu philosopher but is dedicated to Lord Shiva. This temple is situated on the Shankracharya hill and is set at 1100 ft. above the level of the city. The nearby shopping hub known as Lal Chowk which deals with a variety of signature Kashmiri articles like handicrafts, wood work and the enormously famous pashmina shawls.
Shikara Ride in Nigeen Lake
To end the tour the group will be taken in a Shikara through the Nagin Lake which will treat the tourists with its natural serenity. The Srinagar luxury houseboat tour package provides an adventurous experience as well as a lot of things to learn. Be sure that you visit the houseboat at Srinagar on your next vacation!
Luxury Houseboat Tour Package in Srinagar
Highlights of the Tour
- Fascinating ride on Shikara boat
- Exploring the Mughal Gardens in Srinagar
- Visit to Shankracharya temple
- Shikara ride on Dal lake and Nigeen lake
- Experience a stay on houseboat in Srinagar
Srinagar Tour Package
TOUR CODE :
SR – SHP / 0041
2 NIGHTS / 3 DAYS
BEST TIME :
April TO December
Detailed Itinerary of the Srinagar Luxury Houseboat Tour
DAY 1: Arrival at Srinagar
As you will reach Srinagar our representatives will accommodate you to the houseboat which is stationary on the Dal Lake. The Shikara ride in Dal Lake will take you around beautiful places like Char Chinar, floating gardens and floating market. Overnight stay in the houseboat.
DAY 2: Sightseeing in and around Srinagar
The next day we will visit the famous places in the vicinity of Srinagar. First we will begin our sightseeing tour with a visit to the Mughal Gardens settled around the Dal Lake. Next we will visit the Shankracharya temple situated atop the hill. Later in the evening you will enjoy the Shikara ride in Neegin Lake. Enjoy an overnight stay in the houseboat in leisure.
DAY 3: Departure from Srinagar
You will get the chance to spend some time roaming around Lal Chowk in the first half. Later in the day you will leave for the airport after lunch.