Winter Wonderland in Kashmir” Destinations with Rover Travels:
Srinagar: The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar is famous for its beautiful Dal Lake and houseboats and majestic Mughal Gardens. In winter, the srinagar city is covered in a blanket of snow, making it look like a white city wonderland.
Gulmarg: A popular skiing destination, Gulmarg is covered with thick snow in winter. Here, you can enjoy winter sports or take a adventure ride on the Gulmarg Gondola, one of the highest cable cars in the world, to see stunning Afarwat mountain peaks.
Pahalgham: Often referred to as the ‘Valley of Shepherds’, Pahalgham turns into a snowy wonderland in winter. With Pahalghams’s snow covered mountains and thick pine forests, it is a serene and calm place to relax and create some memories that will last for lifetime.
Sonamarg: Known as the ‘Meadow of Gold’, Sonamarg offers breathtaking views of snow capped mountains, blue glaciers and frozen lakes in winter. It is a charming spot to enjoy the tranquility and beauty of winter.
In this package, you will experience the magic of Kashmir and why it is called as winter wonderland or Indian Switzerland exploring its snow covered landscapes and enjoying thrilling winter Adventures.
What to Expect in “Winter Wonderland in Kashmir” with Rover Travels:
Stunning Snowscapes: Experience Kashmir draped in a pristine blanket of snow. Every location, be it Srinagar, Gulmarg, Pahalgam, or Sonamarg, will offer a mesmerizing view of snow-covered peaks, valleys, and forests.
Adventurous Activities: For those seeking thrills, Gulmarg offers snow skiing and snowboarding. The snowy slopes are perfect for some winter fun. And Gulmarg in snow gives such a vibe, it feels like your are in any movie.
Gulmarg Gondola Ride: Don’t miss the famous Gulmarg Gondola ride. Gulmarg gondola cable car is one of the highest cable cars in the world, giving breathtaking views of the Himalayan alpines.
Serene Boat Rides: In Srinagar even in the chill of winter, you can take a shikara ride on the partly frozen Dal Lake, surrounded by snow covered mountains which looks amazing on a sunny day.
Local Cuisine: Warm up with traditional Kashmiri winter delicacies. From hot ‘Kahwa’ tea to rich ‘Rogan Josh’, the local cuisine is a treat for the taste buds. And one should always try Harissa “local Delicacy” whenever visiting Kashmir in winter.
Cultural Insights: Kashmir isn’t just about scenic beauty. visit traditional markets, buy some pashmina shawl “world renowned artisans make pashmina shawls” and understand the rich culture and history of the region.
Cozy Accommodations: Stay in traditional houseboats in Srinagar and comfortable hotels in other locations, ensuring you have a warm and cozy stay amidst the chilly weather.
Guided Tours: Rover Travels ensures you have knowledgeable and professional local guides who will give insights, stories, and history of every place you visit.
Hassle free Travel: Expect smooth transfers, well planned itineraries, and dedicated customer support ensuring you have a memorable and trouble-free vacation.
Begin your winter adventure as you land in Srinagar. Check into your hotel and relax. In the evening, take a serene shikara ride on the Dal Lake, capturing the beauty of snow-covered surroundings. Overnight stay in Srinagar.
Post breakfast, set out to explore the snow-clad beauty of Srinagar. Visit the famous Mughal Gardens, and enjoy a peaceful walk along the banks of the Jhelum River. As the day ends, return to the hotel for a cozy night.
Travel to Gulmarg, a snowy paradise famous for skiing and snowboarding. Experience the thrill of these winter sports (suitable for both beginners and experts). Highlight of the day – an exhilarating ride on the Gulmarg Gondola, one of the highest in the world, offering panoramic views of snow-covered peaks. Overnight stay in Gulmarg.
Accommodation: Hotel In Gulmarg.
Head to Pahalgham. Revel in the picturesque views of snow-draped mountains and dense pine forests. Try out light winter activities or simply relish the serene beauty. Stay overnight in Pahalgham.
Accommodation: Hotel In Pahalgham
Embark on a journey to Sonamarg, known as the ‘Meadow of Gold’. Engage in snow activities or just enjoy the enchanting beauty of snow-capped peaks and frozen lakes. As the day concludes, head back to Srinagar for an overnight stay.
After a hearty breakfast, bid adieu to the winter wonderland of Kashmir and head to the airport for your Departure.