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Kashmir If You Can
Visit the far north of India, Kashmir, & spend time on Lake Dal aboard your own houseboat. Taking in the Mughal Gardens of Srinigar & the historic elderly city as well as the vibrant floating gardens surrounded by the distant mountains of the Himalayas.
Day 1: Welcome to Kashmir
Beautiful KashmirTransfer to Delhi airport and onward flight to Srinigar where you will be met at the airport on arrival and transferred to your house boat. The remainder of the evening is free for you to enjoy. Overnight - Onboard house boat





Day 2: Mughal Gardens of Srinagar

Mughal GardensLater they visit some of the stunning Mughal Gardens that Srinagar is famous for. They visit the terraced Nishat Bagh or Nishat Garden on the eastern side of the lake, Nishat Bagh translates in Hindustani as "Garden of Joy" which is entirely fitting. Later they visit Shalimar Garden, equally as stunning & located on the northeast side of the lake. The gardens are linked to Dal Lake by channel. They also visit the more modest Chesmashahi gardens en route to the Pari Mahal garden perched majestically atop the Zebanwan Mountain. After our tour the remainder of the afternoon is free.

This morning they board of the vibrant shikara to visit the floating gardens, known as "Rad" in Kashmiri, where mounds of earth make for a fascinating display as they protrude from the water topped with all sorts of growing local produce. Tomatoes, cucumbers & melons have been found to grow the best with the constant source of irrigation. Hawkers peddle thier products from boats & the whole spectacle has a vibrant charm.
Overnight - Onboard house boat

Day 3: Srinagar Old City
Srinagar old cityToday they visit the Elderly City of Srinigar, or as it is also known downtown Srinigar, with its winding streets & alleys lined with shops selling & making the finest Kashmari goods, they take a heritage walk through this part of the city along the River Jhelum.
We also visit Hari Parbat, often known as the Mughal fort, a hill fort, situated on Shakira Hill & providing panoramic views of Srinagar City & Dal Lake. They also visit the 700 yearold Jama Masjid mosque & the Shah Hamadan Mosque situated on the right bank of the Jhelum River.
We return to your houseboat for lunch before tour with a visit to the Tomb of Zain Ul Abideen, well hidden in the streets of the bazaar this mausoleum marks the final resting place of Sultan Sikander's favourite spouse. After a full day return to your house boat to enjoy an evening at leisure.
Overnight - Onboard house boat

Day 4: Relaxing on your houseboat
houseboat in dal lakeToday is entirely yours to do as you . Explore the local markets for some bargains or relax on your house boat with the stunning surrounds of Lake Dal. Overnight - Onboard house boat





Day 5: Back to Delhi
This morning after breakfast onward transfer to Srinagar airport and your onward flight to Delhi. On arrival in Delhi arrangements come to and finish.

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