Group departures on : 19th Feb – 26th Feb
Group departures on : 17th Mar – 24th Mar
Group departures on : 14th Apr – 21st Apr
Group departures on : 12th May – 19th May
Heard about Kashmir winter backpacking?
No doubt that Kashmir is heaven on earth for its obvious reasons. That’s why we are seeing travelers flooding to this place each year.
Marchoi Vale is a unique Kashmiri journey that can also be taken during layoffs. Kashmir does not require an introduction for its unequaled beauty, wide denes, lush green meadows, a shower of wildflowers and rushing aqueducts in summers, afterlife floras, or its snow-covered geographies and woods throughout layoffs. Each season has at least one unique and stunning commodity. This beautiful location offers travelers an individual stay experience in houseboats, five-star hotels, and resorts, giving them a reason to return to Kashmir again and again.
Hikers and nature lovers can explore Kashmir hiking in the winter with the Kashmir-Snow-Trek adventure. The first hike is a steep climb through Butsheri’s pine forest, followed by a slow walk through snow-covered meadows, all of which combine to make a hard trip in one of Kashmir’s most beautiful and quiet Himalayas. Naranag-Trunkhol-Gangabal was the route taken, and the snow depth varies from 1 to 3 feet in Naranag and Trunkhol. Despite the fact that walking in Kashmir is not new, the freezing temperatures make this journey no walk in the park.
Enjoy the Wonderful Climate
This is the right time you can plan your travel to Kashmir during the hot summer months when temperatures can reach 40 degrees. Even in the summer months, Kashmir remains cool, and between March and May, you can visit this valley to observe the blooming flowers, green meadows, and Chinar trees. Overall, the valley of Kashmir is experiencing a new phase of spring. If you travel during the winter, you will be treated to beautiful snowfall, which will be an unforgettable experience. The place is covered by beautiful scenery, and the snow-capped trees appear amazing and provide you with a relaxing atmosphere. In addition, the sunrise and sunset views of Dal Lake in Srinagar are beautiful to look at.
Gorgeously Adventurous Trekking Points
Kashmir is one of the top trekking destinations globally, with many opportunities for adventure. Kashmir Valley is the best destination for camping and trekking because it is covered by the Great Himalayas and the Pir Panjal mountain ranges. You will see the most beautiful views of mountains, lakes, and meadows while traveling to this beautiful land. The Kashmir Great Lakes Trek is the best tourist attraction that takes you through the foothills to the lakes of Gangabal and Kishansar, and all of these are near the Harnukh Peak. Trekkers point to take on the Aru-Valley, Kolahoi Glacier Trek, and Yousmarg Trek.
In our Kashmir Backpacking trip, we also set out to cut across South Kashmir. The list surely includes Saffron fields of Pampore along with meadows of Aru & Betab Valley in Pahalgam. And commodity no rambler can forget to explore-Gulmarg. All time round, Gulmarg is in its full glory. A gondola lift & visit to Affarwat Peak is a must!
Join us on the adventure to backpack in this heaven on earth to enjoy the warm hospitality of people and the astonishing gems of nature.
On Arrival in Srinagar airport meet and greets by our representative outside the airport hall and transfer to the houseboat. After Check-in Day free for personal activities. Evening boat ride will be providing for you enjoy the scenic view around the dal lake visit famous Golden Lake. Open lake Nehru Park and see the lights of Dal Lake evening back to houseboat
After early breakfast, proceeds to Pahalgam the valley of shepherds. Enroute visit the vast fields of saffron field of pampore, and enjoy the beautiful country side drive through the pine forest. On the way visit to ancient temple Avantipur temple on arrival check into your hotel. spend the evening at leisure exploring the streets of Pahalgam. Visit Baisaran, Badyan Valley, Waterall(on your own cost).
Overnight stay at Pahalgam
PAHALGAM, the village of Shepherds! the lidder river runs through Pahalgam in a rushing gray –green torrent, foam flecked, and breaking in curling waves against the boulders that lie in its path. Its sound is an eternal as the whisper of wind through pine and fir, it forces primeval its untamed splendor later, have a comfortable overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Gulmarg via Tangmarg, Enroute Apple Orchards, Cherry Orchards and Strawberry fields. In Gulmarg visit Khilanmarg and take a ride in world’s highest cable car “Gondola” or enjoy your day by playing golf in the world’s highest golf course.
Overnight stay at Srinagar.
Morning sightseeing of the Mughal Gardens, visiting Nishat Bagh built by Asaf Khan, the brother -in -law of Jehangir in 1632 AD, and Shalimar Bagh built by Jehangir for his wife empress Nur Jahan. All the gardens are situated on the banks of the Dal Lake with the Zabarwan hills in the background. Afternoon will be at your leisure for individual activities.
Dinner and overnight in deluxe houseboat.
After breakfast, proceed for Sonmarg which will Take 2 ½ hrs. Enjoy Sonmarg, which means ‘ meadow of gold ‘ has, as its backdrop, snowy mountains against a cerulean sky. The Sindh meanders along here and abounds with trout and masher, snow trout can be caught in the main river. In late April when Sonmarg is open for road transport, a close by excursion is to Baltal, 15 km north of Sonmarg. This little valley lies at the foot of the Zojila, only a day’s journey away from the sacred cave of Amaranath is a base camp for Amaranth Yatra. Trekkers can also reach the starkly splendid roof-top of the world Leh, by crossing over the Zoji La pass. Enjoy a fun filled Pony ride (on directly payment) SONMARG had historical significance and was a gateway on ancient Silk Road along with Gilgit connecting Kashmir with China and other Gulf countries. The Zojila pass lies 15 kilometers east and is one of the highest passes for road transport. It still is a base camp for Ladakh on NH 1D, and is strategically important.
Overnight stay at Naranag In Home Stay.
After breakfast, you will be going for craziest experience that too in snow. Marchoi is one of the famous adventure bases in Kashmir. From this point people go to Great Lakes , Greater Lakes and many more locations for real adventure. In the morning we will start trek to Dumail-Marchoi. You will witness the stunning view of dense forests with Green Pine & Fir covered with snow. Priceless sound from the flowing streams are going to welcome the positive vibes. On reaching the Final Phase you will get a “Pahadon Ki Maggie” & Kehwa as your success gift.
Enjoy your campfire with slow music and head back to Naranag where your driver will be waiting to pick you up and head towards Srinagar just for the stay.
After breakfast, transfer to Srinagar International Airport with never ending memories.
Kashmir is known for its beauty. The beautiful houseboats, Exciting snow treks, deep valleys, holy places, soothing climate, lakes, etc.
Kashmir winter backpacking trip is going to be an awesome journey in your life with a peaceful and less chaotic atmosphere, soulful natural sceneries, and good romantic and leisure moments.
8 Day and 7 Nights
7 days night stay will be provided by us in hotels and homestays on a shared bed basis. Male will share rooms with another Male. Female with another female. Couples will get a separate room.
The age limit is 18-40
Yes. Kashmir winter backpacking trip is completely safe for female solo travelers. Liveb4youdie representative will be assisting you throughout the trip
Yes. You will get ATM facilities in Kashmir. All major places of Kashmir like Srinagar, Pahalgam, and Gulmarg is having several operating ATMs.
A rucksack bag and a day pack | 3-liter water bladder or water bottle.
Cash: Have some amount of cash where many of local shops will only accept cash