Places to Visit: Delhi Agra Jaipur Kashmir
Day 01: Delhi - Agra
Drive to Agra (203 kms / 4 hrs) visiting Sikandra - the beautiful tomb of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Afternoon visit Taj Mahal - the immortal poem in White marble, it is the finest expression of undying love. Continue visit of the red fort- a masterpiece of design and construction, housing a number of exquisite buildings including the Musamman Burji, where Emperor Shah Jahan had Spent his time looking at Taj Mahal his beloved queen's tomb and died in imprisonment.
Overnight stay at hotel.
NOTE: Taj Mahal is closed on Friday.
Day 02: Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Jaipur
Drive to Jaipur (232 kms / 5 hrs.) via Fathepur Sikri - the first planned city in Indo- Islamic architecture built in late 16th century by Emperor Akbar. Afternoon visit the City Place and Museum, The Observatory and Hawa Mahal - the Palace of Winds.
Overnight stay at hotel
Day 03 : Jaipur - Delhi / Back to home.
Morning visit Amber fort, riding elephants up the ramparts to the palace. Later drive back to Delhi airport (252 kms / 5 hrs) to connect flight for onward destination.
Day 04:- DELHI-SRINAGAR
After Breakfast at Hotel, Transfer to airport to Srinagar for flight. Afternoon arrive Srinagar airport, assistance on arrival and proceed to houseboat check-in. Srinagar is also known as Paradise on Earth and The Venice of Asia. Afternoon Sightseeing tour of Mughal Gardens visiting Cheshmashahi (The Royal Spring), Nishat (The Garden of Pleasure), Shalimar (The Abode of Love) and famous Shankracharya temple. Dinner and overnight at houseboat.
Day 5:SRINAGAR - GULMARG - SRINAGAR (58 KMS ONE WAY)
After breakfast leave houseboat and proceed for full day excursion trip of Gulmarg Meadow of Flowers. Gulmarg has a famous Golf Course during summer (which is one of the highest 18-hole golf courses in the world) and Ski Resort during winter. One can have Gondola ride (Cable car) (on self-expenses basis). Return back to Srinagar for dinner and overnight in houseboat with hotel.
Day 6: SRINAGAR - PAHALGAM - SRINAGAR (96 KMS ONE WAY)
After breakfast leave houseboat and proceed to Pahalgam "Village of Shepherds enroute visiting the world famous Saffron growing fields, Awantipura ruins (9th Century) and Martand Temple (Sun temple). Pahalgam is also famous for Indian film Industry (Bollywood). Pahalgam is also famous for some trekking routes & also base camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage. Enjoy the Natural beauty and river lidder. Return back to Srinagar for dinner and overnight in houseboat/hotel.
Day 7:SRINAGAR - SONMARG - SRINAGAR (85 KMS ONE WAY)
After breakfast leave for full day excursion tour of Sonmarg (9000 ftsa.s.l) the "The Golden Meadow". Sonmarg is the beginning of the enchanted journey into a natural wonderland. Surrounded by mountains upto 5300 meters high the valley is divided by a spur of the "Thajwas Range". Baltal (The Base Camp for Amarnath Pilgrimage) 15 Kms. North of Sonmarg. This little valley lies at the foot hill of Zojila. Return back to Srinagar for Dinner and overnight in houseboat/hotel.
Day 8:DEPARTURE - SRINAGAR - DELHI
After breakfast Shikara ride on the lake and latter leave houseboat and proceed to Srinagar to board the flight for onward destination.