DURATION: 9 Nights / 10 Days
DESTINATION COVERED: DELHI – AGRA – SHRINAGAR – GULMARG – DELHI
Our handcrafted 9 nights 10 days Taj Mahal and Gulmarg Skiing Tour offers not only the best skiing experience in India but also an opportunity to sight the famed Symbol of Love, Taj Mahal along with Agra Fort, the erstwhile ruling seat of Mughals.
Our well-designed tour package offers you, one day sightseeing in Delhi, the capital city of India, one day excursion tour to Agra from Delhi where you will explore the popular heritage monuments like Taj Mahal & Agra fort, and rest for a full day before embarking on a skiing adventure on the finest slopes of Gulmarg in Kashmir Valley.
We arrange the best skiing gears, professional guide/instructors, rides on Gulmarg Gondola and chair lift and take good care of your accommodation so that after every eventful day, you have a peaceful and comfortable stay. With our package the best skiing experience and sightseeing tour in Kashmir is guaranteed.
DAY 1 -
Delhi: Arrival and day at leisure
Upong arrival in Delhi, you will be welcomed by Leelatours’s representative/driver who’ll assist you to the pre-booked hotel in the city. Spend your time at leisure gearing up for the start of an exciting tour from the next day.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Delhi.
DAY 2 - Delhi City tour
Start your day with a delicious breakfast, after which, you will head for a sightseeing tour of Delhi. Today, cover places such as India Gate War Memorial, Parliament House, President’s House, Secretariat Building, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, and Qutab Minar. You will also drive past Red Fort and will enjoy a Rickshaw Ride at the famous Chandni Chowk Market. You will also pay visit at Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi and Shanti Vana, the cremation site of Jawahar Lal Nehru.
After an eventful day of sightseeing, return to the hotel for an overnight stay in Delhi.
DAY 3 - Delhi – Agra – Delhi (250 Km One Way) Approx 04 Hrs. Drive
Early morning, we’ll start our trip to Agra where we’ll first visit Taj Mahal, the symbol of eternal love standing on the bank of River Yamuna. The 5th Mughal Emperor – Shah Jahan built Taj Mahal in the year 1631 in the memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. It took 22 years to complete the structure.
After witnessing Taj Mahal, we will visit Agra Fort (Lal Qila or Fort Rouge or Red Fort of Agra). It is the most important fort in India as it was once the ruling seat of Mughals. The fort comprises of gardens, palaces, halls and mosques.
In the evening, drive back to Delhi. Overnight stay at a hotel in Delhi.
DAY 4 - Delhi -Srinagar – Gulmarg (60 km / Approx 2-3 Hours Drive)
In the morning, after the breakfast check out from the hotel and head to Delhi Airport to board a flight to Srinagar. Upon arrival at Srinagar Airport our representative / driver will pick you and drive you to Gulmarg. Our regular vehicle will drop you at Tangmarg, from there, a jeep will transfer you to the hotel. Upon arrival in Gulmarg, check in to the hotel and take some rest. In the afternoon, you can enjoy skiing for which an instructor has been hired for your guidance with skiing equipment (skis, sticks, gloves & goggles).
Overnight stay at the hotel in Gulmarg.
Gulmarg is the most beautiful winter resort in the valley. It is popular for its highest golf course and skiing opportunity in winters.
DAY 5 - Gulmarg Skiing
From Day 04 to day 09, enjoy six full days of guided adventure skiing in the extensive backcountry, covering 4 different ski areas.
DAY 10 - Gulmarg to Srinagar Airport Drop (60 km / Approx 2-3 Hours Drive) - Delhi Airport
Today, after the breakfast, you will be transferred to Srinagar Airport to catch a flight for Delhi. Upon arrival at Delhi Airport, you will be transferred to Delhi International Airport to catch a flight to your destination.
Important Information : Due to strict security, you are requested to leave from the hotel at least 4 hours before the departure time. You will have to pass 4 security barriers before reaching the airport. This often leads to long traffic jams right outside the airport.