Lidder Valley 5N6D

Srinagar – Aru – Lidderwat – Satlanjan – Kolahoi – Lidderwat – Aru – Srinagar

Day 01: Srinagar: On arrival to Srinagar meet our representative at Srinagar Airport Night stay Houseboat. In the afternoon go for Shikara cruise see how the life goes on in Dal Lake, Floating Gardens, Kabutar Khana, Floating market.

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. Lidkolahoi base camp Kashmir Pahalgam trekking tarsarderwat is a plateau where 2 rivers meet. Camp overnight at Lidderwat.

Day 03. Lidderwat to Satlanjan: From Lidderwat, the trail follows the west bank of the Lidder river towards Satlanjan (2 – 3hrs trek). Satlanjan is the largest Gujjar village in the Lidder Valley. Camp overnight at Satlanjan.

Day 04. Satlanjan to Kolahoi Glacier to Lidderwat: After early breakfast and packing of the camp we will proceed to the day trek towards Kolahoi Mountain base (5734 Mtrs) which looms above the upper valley. The peak tends to cloud over by mid-morning, so an early start is essential. Return to Lidderwat after enjoying your trek for the day (6-7hrs Return). Camp overnight at Lidderwat.

Day 05. 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 06. 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)

Inclusions:
Srinagar Stay in Houseboats with Breakfast & Dinner
Transfers from Srinagar to Trekking Start Point and return
Guide Services
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner while on the trek
Evening snack if time permits
Ponies for the trek
Tents
First Aid
Cookware & Serve-ware