Lidder Valley 4N5D

Srinagar – Aru – Lidderwat – Tarsar Lake – Lidderwat – Aru – Srinagar. 4N5D

Day 01: Srinagar: On arrival to Srinagar meet our representative at Srinagar Airport. In the afternoon enjoy a complimentary Shikara cruise see how the life goes on in Dal Lake which is the only lake in the world that is inhabited by people. Visit  Floating gardens, Kabutar Khana, Nehru Park Island & Floating market. Night stay Houseboat.

Day 02: Srinagar to Aru to Lidderwat (2730 Mtrs). After early breakfast transfer from Srinagar to Aru by car (2 ½ – 3 hrs). After reaching Aru start the trek towards Lidderwat (2 – 3hrs trek). The main trail is through the Pine trees for two to three kilometers. The trail opens onto a veritable Arcadian setting with Gujar Shepherds tending their buffalo and local Kashmiri shepherds grazing their flocks of sheep on the undulating meadows. Lidderwat is a plateau where 2 rivers meet.  Camp overnight at Lidderwat.

Day 03: Lidderwat to Sekiwas to Tarsar Lake to Lidderwat: From Lidderwat, the trail follows the east bank of the Lidder River towards Sekiwas. From Lidderwat you have to climb a steep slope to descend towards Sekiwas, in Sekiwas the river flowing from Tarsar is divided into 7 small streams. From Sekiwas the trek towards Tarsar starts with a gradual steep climb. After reaching Tarsar return back to the base camp in Lidderwat for an overnight stay (8 – 9hrs Return).

Day 04: Lidderwat to Aru to Srinagar: After breakfast pack up the camp and prepare for a 2 hrs trek till Aru through the pine forests and the beautiful meadows. After reaching Aru you will be transferred to Srinagar by Car (2 ½ – 3hrs). Night stay at Srinagar in

Houseboat / Hotel.

Day 05: Departure: After breakfast, you will be transferred to Srinagar Airport for onwards journey. (You can extend one more day in Srinagar for local sightseeing/rest)

Package Inclusions:

Airport Transfers
Transfer from Srinagar to base camp and return
02 Nights accommodation in Houseboat.
Daily breakfast & dinner in the houseboat.
Complimentary Shikara Ride
Services of a trek leader
Trek Fee
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Evening Tea on the Trek.
Camping charges
Trek permits
Tents
Sleeping bags
Safety equipment
Kitchen & Dining
Guides
Cooks
Pony Charges carrying equipment