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Colombo – Delhi (by Flight)

 Delhi – Srinagar (by Domestic Flight)  

Arrive Srinagar Airport, you will be met our representative at the Srinagar Airport and transfers you to Srinagar Houseboat (Srinagar is also known as “PARADISE ON EARTH”). You can go to see vegetable and floating market in Dal Lake known for its beautiful Kashmir Handicrafts, unique in the World. Overnight stay in Deluxe House Boat.  

 

 

Srinagar- Pahalgam – Srinagar 

After Breakfast, drive to Pahalgam, Pahalgam Situated at the confluence of the streams flowing from Sheshnag Lake and the Lidder River, Pahalgam (2,130 

m) was once a humble shepherd’s village with breathtaking views. Enroute visiting Saffron fields, Awantipur ruins (1100 yrs old temple of Lord Vishnu built by King Awantiverma), see the beautiful countryside on the way and lot of rice fields. Drive through pine forests. Now it is Kashmir’s premier resort, cool even during the height of summer when the maximum temperature does not exceed 25°C. Arrive Pahalgam and transfer to hotel. After lunch have bridle walks and feed your cameras with the picture of magnificent view of mountains. Dinner and Overnight stay in srinagar Hotel.

 

Srinagar – Gulmarg – Srinagar 

After Breakfast. Check out from Hotel and Transfer to Gulmarg. Gulmarg -At an amazing altitude of 2730 meters above sea level the hill resort has a gently sloping topography. Gulmarg is 57 km southwest from the capital city of Srinagar. The gorgeous hill resort of Gulmarg is dotted with sites of interest for the tourists. Khilanmarg is the spot for skiing in winters. You must enjoy the views of the Kashmir valley and the Himalayan range from Khilanmarg. It takes a couple of hours by pony, to reach Khilanmarg as it is slightly longer on foot. Dinner and overnight stay in Srinagar Hotel.

 

 

Srinagar – Sonamarg – Srinagar 

After Breakfast, Full day Excursion tour to Sonamarg, which means ‘Meadow of Gold’, has, as its backdrop snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. According to the legend, somewhere in the valley, there is a well whose water turns any substance into gold. This is something means “Meadow of Gold’’. Sonamarg lies in Sindh valley stream with flowers and surrounded by mountains. Sonamarg is also the base for some interesting treks to the high altitude of Himalayan lakes. Enjoy horse riding up to Thajiwas glacier and sledge riding on snow. Laterreturn to Srinagar. Dinner and overnight stay in Srinagar Hotel.

 

Srinagar – Delhi (by Domestic Flight)

Delhi – Colombo (by Flight) 

After breakfast, check out from Hotel and take a transfer to your onward journey with sweet and unforgettable memories. 

 

Minimum Nos. of Pax       Package Per Person (3*)       Package Per Person (4*)

09 - 10 Adult Pax Paying  LKR 38500 Per Person         LKR 43500 Per Person

07 - 08 Adult Pax Paying  LKR 39900 Per Person         LKR 45400 Per Person

05 - 06 Adult Pax Paying  LKR 42500 Per Person         LKR 47800 Per Person

03 - 04 Adult Pax Paying  LKR 44500 Per Person         LKR 49600 Per Person

 

Above given rate is not valid from 20th December 2019 to 10th January 2020 as all the hotels charge supplement on this period.

Inclusions

1. 01 Night accommodation on Houseboat with full board basis.

2. 03 Nights Hotel accommodations based on BB basis. 

3. All transfers and sightseeing by vehicle as per number of pax travelling as per itinerary. 

4. Pick up and drop from Srinagar airport.   

5. Houseboat accommodation on Full Board (FB) basis and Hotel accommodation on BB basis. 

6. Local sightseeing of Mughal Gardens.

7. Full day excursion of Pahalgam, Gulmarg and Sonmarg. 

8. Hot lunch at Local restaurants in Pahalgam, Gulmarg and Sonmarg. 

9. Shikara ride on Dal Lake to visit floating Market.

10. All Entrances and Monument Entrance fee. 

11. Complimentary services of English speaking guide. 

12. Currently applicable Government taxes

 

Exclusions

Airport  Tax, Any Air Fare (Domestic or International),  Liquor, Laundry,  room service, Phone call,  Any increase in Govt. Taxes, camera (still / video) entry fee, Horse or Pony Ride. Cable Car ride, Tips to driver and guide. Any extra expanses occurring due to delay / cancellation of flight or any other change which is beyond our control. 

 

Ask Locals

Ayubowan – aayu-bo-one – The iconic greeting in Sri Lanka, wishing long life

Gaana Keeyada – Gaa-nuh Ki-ya-da – How much is this?

Muhuda – mu-hu-da – Ocean.

Me Koheda – Meh Ko-he-da – Where is this?

Transportation

Travelling in Sri Lanka, is easy in almost all the tourist locations which has a relatively good interconnection in public transport. Within the commercial city Colombo – transport could be arranged by any type of vehicle and public transport services which are quite regular and same applies with Kandy, Galle, Anuradhapura and etc.

Trains are plenty – might not be quite punctual, main road bus services are active – always ask before you leap in. And the Tuk-Tuk (three-wheeler) culture is much famous among travelers and you can also travel around cities of Sri Lanka in a Tuk-Tuk.

Where to Go

Sigiriya – Named as a UNESCO world heritage site and with a uniqueness which you would not find on earth on construction, artistry and heritage Sigiriya holds the number 01 must visit of the country. The frescoes, ponds with water technology, a castle built on top of a rock, caves with thrones and fountains are only a few to amaze.

Kandy Perahera – This is a one of its kind pageant held in August every year with a number of cultural dances from different parts of the country, king’s men and elephants and tuskers parading on the streets of Kandy. Kandy Perahera is one single night of the cultural heritage of Sri Lanka.

Galle Dutch Fort–  Margined to the Indian Ocean from the southernmost coast, even after more than 450 years lies majestically with the remains of the Portuguese. The UNESCO had been able to recognize this marvelous construction as a World Heritage Site, rising strong for generations to explore Sri Lanka.

Activities

Watch a game of cricket – to be amazed by how people get boozed out with a International Cricket Match played at home – in one of the grounds around Colombo, Galle and Kandy. Wear a t-shirt with the name, have some face painting and cheer for a country other than yours.

Surfing – Arugam Bay and Hikkaduwa are named as world’s best surf spots and they are here in Sri Lanka. With all sorts of assistance for a beginner you can experience the rough and wild waves in a Best Surf Spot in the World.

White Water Rafting and other water sports– Kitulgala is the marked spot for white water rafting enthusiasts with a boulder-strewn grade 3–4 rapids. And also kayaking, canoeing, windsurfing, jet skiing are also available at various locations around.

Trekking – Spectacular scenery with modest climates captures the unexploited wildlife rich lowlands, rainforests, tea estates and paddy fields. While visiting some unique tourist locations of Sri Lanka, it is always advisable that you use trekking to travel for more experiences.

Diving and Snorkeling– The diving season on the west coast runs from November to April and in the east coast it is from May to October. Though the island is not much renowned for snorkeling you can dive to the Coral Sanctuary at Hikkaduwa, and also Pigeon Islands and Polhena.

Food & Accommodation

Ready to book a hotel in Sri Lanka, but has no idea which type to look for? Hotels in Sri Lanka has a vivid range on its room types may it be luxury or budget hotel rooms. Most importantly they change according to the location with its facilities and price. Almost every tourist hotspot in Sri Lanka has luxurious accommodation and also budget rooms which are safe and secure.

Food in Sri Lanka is a topic that is completely different. But in general, the native food is a little bit spicy – that even the mildest could be found with a curry or dish that is spicy. Still there are many places that you can find foods which would match your taste and many of the hotels provide Native Sri Lankan foods in their International buffet spread. When you are travelling out always make sure to experience some of the native foods with the help of our guides.