Dal Lake is a lake in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. The urban lake, which is the second largest in the state, is integral to tourism and recreation in Kashmir and is named the "Jewel in the crown of Kashmir" or "Srinagar's Jewel". The lake is also an important source for commercial operations in fishing and water plant harvesting.
Pahalgam means “A Village of Shepherds“is situated on the banks of the Lidder River, Pahalgam at an altitude of 7,000 feet is a picturesque township. Pahalgam is also the staging point for one of Kashmir's oldest and most popular Kolahoi Glacier Trek.
|Duration||05 Nights / 06 Days|
|Routing||Arrive Srinagar – Pahalgam – Aru Valley – Lidderwat – Kolahoi – Peak – Aru – Srinagar Depart|
→ Day Highlights Trek to Lidderwat, Evergreen Pine and Maple Trees
→ Day Highlights : Trek to Kolahoi
→ Morning start the trek from Lidderwat to glacier: A gradual 28 km track makes you to return to the base of Kolahoi Glacier (11155 feet’s high) 3400m. Kolahoi peak is in a high of 17799 feet’s 5425 m.
Hereafter, the trek will undergo a steep descend and will lead you to a pictorial meadow of colorful flowers; while on this trek, you can also catch glimpses of a cascade that finally joins a river. Here onwards, continue with the hike and upon arriving a flat valley, continue towards its end and arrive at the campsite.
Gazing on the left of this trail, you can also behold captivating views of the Himalayan Range and also the Vishansar Lake.
→ Overnight Camp- Lidderwat Base camp Ask Expert
→ Day Highlights : Trek Ends Houseboat stay
→ Morning trek from Lidderwat to Aru. Way down from Lidderwat to Pahalgam (by Jeep) and then, way back to Srinagar.
Upon arrival check-in at the houseboat.
Evening is free at leisure. You can visit the markets for last minute souvenir shopping.
→ Overnight Houseboat- Srinagar Ask Expert
→ Day Highlights: Airport drop
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to airport to board the flight back home taking back Wonderful Holiday Memories. Ask Expert