IRCTC to initiate a 6-Day tour package from Mumbai to Srinagar

IRCTC announced a tour package from Mumbai to Srinagar the tour package will be for six days and five nights.

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The Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation Ltd. (IRCTC) announced a tour package from Mumbai to Srinagar. The tour package will be for six days and five nights. The starting price for the tour is Rs. 27,300 per person. This tour by Indian Railways will cover various locations like Pahalgam, Gulmarg, and Sonmarg. 

According to the details mentioned on IRCT's tourism website, the journey from Mumbai to Srinagar is through an Indigo flight. This tour will commence from 25 and 26 September. As mentioned on the IRCTC's tourism website, they want the people to experience heaven on earth by visiting the beautiful hills and valleys of Jammu & Kashmir. 

The schedule for the Six-Day tour is as follows:

Day 1, Mumbai - Srinagar:

After you arrive at Srinagar, check-in at a houseboat. Next is visiting Shankaracharya temple. One can spend the afternoon at leisure. In the evening, the tourists can enjoy a Shikara Ride at Dal Lake. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the houseboat in Srinagar.

Day 2, Srinagar - Pahalgam:

After breakfast, you will go to Pahalgam. On the way to Pahalgam, you will see Betab Valley, Chandanwadi, Awantipura ruins, and Aru Valley. Dinner and overnight stay at Pahalgam.

Day 3, Gulmarg - Srinagar:

After taking breakfast, you will head to Gulmarg. In Gulmarg, there will be sightseeing by Gondola ride (at your own cost). You will be returning to Srinagar for, overnight stay and dinner at a hotel.

Day 4, Srinagar - Sonmarg - Srinagar:

After breakfast, your journey will move towards Sonmarg. The major attraction is Thajiwas Glacier, during summer you can hire ponies to go there. Dinner and overnight stay at a hotel in Srinagar.

Day 5, Srinagar:

The fifth day is entirely for visiting Srinagar. During the day, you will visit Nishat Bagh, Mughal Gardens, Shalimar Gardens, and other places. You will return to Srinagar in the evening for dinner and an overnight stay.

Day 6, Back to Mumbai:

Leisure in the morning and check-out timing is in the evening. Things covered in the tour package are Local travel costs, three meals of a day, and Hotel costs.