Day 01- Arrive Jammu – Srinagar
On arrival at (Jammu/Udhampur Railway Station) our Chauffer heartily greets you and assists you to transfer you to Srinagar. Check in at Super Deluxe houseboat, freshen up and relax at the luxury of the royal hospitality. In the evening enjoy Shikara ride on Dal Lake and witness the marvel of the nature that is beyond visual and verbal descriptions. The Sun-set view from the Shikara will engulf your heart and leave your spell bound. Overnight stay in the Houseboat.
Day 02- Srinagar – Local Sightseeing
Today we will do full day of local sightseeing that includes a visit to the famous Mughal gardens of Nishat and Shalimar. Built in between a period of 14 years the two gardens are a heritage left behind by the erstwhile Mughal, whose taste for laying exquisite gardens was fascinating. With a backdrop of the sprawling Zabarwan Mountains, the gardens boast of green turfs, blooming flowers and cascading water fountains. We will explore the gardens and later drive back to the hotel for a dinner and overnight stay.
Day 03- Srinagar – Sonamarg – Kargil – Leh
Leave early morning and drive through the thickly forested Sonamarg and onwards to cross Zoji la Pass (3529 meters / 11645 feet). Travel across Drass (supposedly the second coldest inhabited place in the world). Visit the Kargil War Memorial at Drass. You can also view the infamous war peaks of Tiger Hill, situated on the banks of river Suru at a height of 9,000 feet, midway between Srinagar and Leh. Overnight at hotel in Leh.
Day 04- Leh Local Sightseeing
A Complete day of visit to the monasteries (104 Kms). After breakfast, drive to visit the Shey Palace, Thiksey, Hemis monasteries and Stok Palace Museum. Packed or Hot Lunch will be provided. Return to Leh in the evening. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 05- Leh Pangong – Leh
After breakfast leave for Pangong Lake 14,500 ft, through Changla Pass 17,350 ft. (third Highest Motor-able road in the world.) The drive takes about 3-4 hours to reach. The lake is situated on the borders of India and Tibet. The lake is around 120 kms long and 50 kms in width. The lake is home to a large number of migratory and resident birds. In evening return back to Leh. Overnight Stay Hotel.
Day 06- Leh – Nubra Valley
After breakfast drive to Nubra Valley via Khardongla pass (Highest Motorable road in the World, 18,380 ft.)We will stop at the pass to admire and click some photographs of the fantastic view, before driving down in the Nubra valley. Arrive at Deskit-the tiny capital of Nubra by afternoon. Rest of the day free to explore Deskit, Hunder Villages and camel Safari in Sand Dunes( at your own cost) between Deskit and Hunder Village. Dinner and overnight in camp
Day 07- Nubra Valley – Leh
After Breakfast drive back to Leh. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
Day 08- Leh – Kargil – Sonamarg- Srinagar
Early departure for Srinagar driving through Drass (famous as the second coldest inhabited place in the world) and crossing the Zoji-la Pass (11,500-ft. / 3,505 m) to reach Sonamarg from where it’s a smooth 2-hour drive to Srinagar through the beautiful Kashmir countryside. Arrive hotel in Srinagar for dinner and overnight .
Day 09 – Srinagar – Katra
After breakfast you will be transferred to Katra via Patnitop. Check In Hotel Overnight stay at Hotel in Katra.
Day 10 – Katra Darshan
After breakfast transfer to Helipad to catch the chopper for Shanjichat. From here will start our trek to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine, you have to show here your return boarding pass gets priority Darshan at the Shrine. After Darshan back to Shanjichat to catch the chopper for Katra. Overnight at hotel in Katra.
Day 11- Katra – Jammu Drop
After breakfast transfer to Jammu Station/Airport to board you’re Train/flight with memorable experiences