Imagine living in paradise – with mesmerising scenic beauty all around, while the aroma of the finest cuisine wafts into your nostrils. This is just what our exotic culinary trail of Kashmir promises you, as you plunge into the verdant valleys and serene lakes of Kashmir with the resplendent mountains in the backdrop. All this soothes your spirit, even as your senses come alive to the scintillating tastes of Kashmiri cuisine. You roast, spit, fry, simmer and flip over the widest variety of masterfully created delicacies you can conjure up. So get ready for a feast fit for a king as you begin the most amazing culinary trail of your life.
You begin your trail of temptations at the charming city of Srinagar – dotted with beautiful gardens and the shimmering Dal Lake. You are welcomed by the playing of lively Kashmiri music as you board the ‘Shikara’ or houseboat on Dal lake. As you relax on board, all your senses are satiated with the serene beauty of nature that surrounds you, even as your taste-buds tingle with the delectable Kashmiri lunch served to you. This is followed by a smooth ride over the lake as you enjoy the sights of various landmarks along the banks. The day ends with a most heavenly dinner at the famous Ahdoos restaurant.
Experience a unique breakfast at Apple Orchard this morning – to the sounds of chirping birds and swaying trees, amidst the beauty of nature. After breakfast enjoy the early sights and sounds of the city as it awakens to its daily routine. Lunch will be a tantalising spread of Dogra cuisine at Almond Villa. Allow Srinagar to entice you through the rest of the day, until you end the day with the savoury street food at Khyaam Chowk.
You get to enjoy another breakfast in the lap of nature, and today the setting of your appetising Kashmiri breakfast is the beautiful Botanical Garden. Lunch is a delectable affair at Ghulam Rasool Waza place. Continue your enthralling sightseeing tour of Srinagar today, until the night finds you relishing the scrumptious Kashmir Wazwan also famously known as Dastarkhan.
Today after enjoying your breakfast at the hotel leave for the scenic town of Gulmarg – famous for its ski-slopes and gondola rides. As you reach Gulmarg, you take on the fun of a Gondola Ride till its phase 1. Then it is time to enjoy a good lunch at the hotel. You will find yourself mesmerised as you explore the charms of this snow-covered town after lunch. At night savour the delicious dinner of Pandit Wazwan
Today after breakfast you begin the return journey to Srinagar. Relish a vegetarian lunch at Krishna Dhaba or Batra Hotel on reaching Srinagar. Then it’s time to move to the airport and depart for your onward journey home, revelling in the memories of the heavenly delights of the last five days.