The time has come for you to experience staying on Movieland Houseboat
and enjoying the beauty of Kashmir in different ways -
- Sightseeing from the Houseboat,
- Mountain Trekking or
- Water Trekking.
Scroll down for detailed itineraries.
"Come to the mountains and see Paradise!
Hi, my name is Javeed. Welcome to Kashmir.
My family and I will be your hosts in this
unforgettable part of India.
Contact me HERE for all your inquiries
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I am looking forward to your visit!"
Dal Lake is one of the most beautiful lakes of India and the second largest in the state. It's three sides are surrounded by majestic mountains and a large number of gardens and orchards have been laid along the shores.. Dal Lake is unique in having hundreds of houseboats, which afford an opportunity for tourists to reside on the lake in an atmosphere of peace and tranquility.
Day 01: Srinagar – Sonmarg – Thajiwas Glacier 95 Kms
Leave Srinagar by cars and drive through picturesque village and arrive Sonmarg. Three Kilometers' walk to Glacier. Camp at the foot of the Glacier which is 3000 Mtrs. Overnight in Alpine Tents.
Day 02: Thajiwas Glacier – Nichnai 13 Kms
Start trekking steep ascending up to Shokhdari where from you can enjoy the beautiful view of the Glaciers and Sonmarg descend towards Nichnai (Shepherds Valley). Overnight in Tents.
Day 03: Nichnai – Vishnasar – Krishansar Lake 15 Kms
Leaving in the morning and immediately start ascending to Nichnai pass (13579 Ft) then descend towards Vishnasar and Krishnasar Lake 5/6 hours walking through the beautiful natural garden with many different wild flowers and crossing a stream at the end. Overnight in Tents.
Day 04: Krishansar – Gadsar 16 Kms.
Full day trek 6/7 hours walk towards Gadsar known as Botanist paradise steep ascending up to Krishansar pass which is 4080 Mtrs. Overnight in tents.
Day 05: Gadsar – Gangabal Lake 19 Kms.
Leaving Gadsar and easy ascending up to Poshpatri (The valley of flowers) than a gradual walking up to Megandub. From here steep and difficult trek to Zagibal peak 4180 Mtrs. This is the highest and tiring pass on this trek where you can see beautiful view of the Gangabal lakes and Harmukh peak. Overnight in tents.
Day 06: Gangabal
Day for leisure or Rainbow Trout Fishing at Gangabal lakes or full day visit to Lul Gul pass where from you can see beautiful view of Nanga Parbat. Overnight in Tents.
Day 07: Gangabal Naranag - Srinagar
Leaving Gangabal on the way see Trunkol and Nunkol two small Gypsies villages than a steep descend towards Naranag. At Naranag visit Buddhist monastery. It is said that 3rd world Conference of Buddhist was held some where around this place. Leave by car to Srinagar 2 hours drive. Tour ends here.
KASHMIR WATER TREK
Day 01: Srinagar – Manasbal Lake 5/6 Hrs
Water Safari starts from Dal Lake to Manasbal Lake. Drive in a special “SHIKARA” with two oars driving through the famous river Jhelum visiting ancient part of Hagen. And enter Mansbal Lake which is famous for water Lillies and Lotus flowers. Tonight we will be in the garden of Manasbal lake. Overnight in tents.
Day 02: Manasbal Lake – Wular Lake 9/10 Hrs
This is the second largest Lake in Asia which is (19x22 Kms) and drive through ancient and picturesque Bandipur known as Fish Market. It is very important to cross the Lake when it is quite and calm. Arrive Watlab visit to the famous Muslim Shrine of Baba Shukar Din from where one can see the most magnificent view of the Lake. Camp at the bank of Wular lake. Overnight in tents.
Day 03: Wular Lake – Nageen lake - Srinagar
Depart after breakfast to Dal Lake via River Jhelum which is one of the biggest river in the valley Valley and on the way one can see wild birds at Anchar Lake which is known as “Birds watcher’s Paradise”. At the end of the tour cross Amarkhan Nallah and reach Nageen Lake and arrive Dal Lake in the evening.
For all information on bookings and rates for
- Houseboat Rooms,
- Mountain trekking,
- Water-trekking and
Contact Javeed HERE