There are countless sites to discover in Srinagar. With everything from mountains for thrill seekers and tranquil lakes for photographers to shopping lanes for spendthrifts, Srinagar has something for everyone. There is a distinct area with activities for adventure seekers, such as camping, biking, and trekking. The best riding excursions in Srinagar revolve around controlling a peak through challenging terrain.
Bikers adore trails, and the more challenging the road better the adventure. And the primary criteria for navigating those routes are physical strength and stamina. Generally, bike lanes are not designated. It entirely depends on tourists and would-be riders! However, the trail from Jammu to Srinagar is one of the most popular.
As you drive through these lanes, you will see the gorgeous terrains and seductive pinnacles of the Himalayas. This adventurous sport has gained popularity among the young at heart. This section of the country welcomes adventurers from all over the nation. Throughout the excursion, you will have the opportunity to feed your spirit with multiple picture-perfect landscapes via the best riding routes in Kashmir.
Day wise Itinerary
Day 1: Delhi to Ludhiana (315 km)
Arrive and assemble at the venue no later than 6:00 AM. Participants must arrive and gather there in the morning. Following a briefing and any necessary formalities regarding the journey, the tour will begin. Ride on as you set off for Ludhiana. Arrive in the afternoon in Ludhiana. The day is free. Gather for an evening force-breaking session. Only then will registration and other processes be completed. The evening is free. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Ludhiana to Patnitop via Jammu (340 km)
From Ludhiana, the journey begins after breakfast. In the afternoon, get to Patnitop. One of the lovely hill towns, Patnitop is well known for its picturesque surroundings and walking clouds. The first day is for warming up and honing your hill-riding techniques (around a 50 km ride in the mountains.) In the late afternoon, reach Patnitop. Enjoy Patnitop’s breathtaking scenery. Enjoy your meal and your hotel stay.
Day 3: Patnitop to Srinagar (185 KM)
After breakfast at 6:00 AM, get up early and begin your adventure. We’ll be riding through the mountains today. The vista and roads in Patnitop are breathtaking. We’ll traverse Aisa’s longest tunnel today and be in Srinagar by dusk. Explore the magnificent gardens and floating market in Srinagar (Dal lake). Spend the evening near Dal Lake. Dinner and an overnight stay are included.
Day 4: Srinagar to Gulmarg (52 KM)
From Srinagar, your journey will start towards Gulmarg. After breakfast in Srinagar, ride towards the world-famous Gulmarg. Riding through the breathtaking landscape and hilly terrain, you will find yourself in heaven. Enjoy the whole day in Gulmarg. Stay for a night there and feel the serenity of the landscape.
Day 5: Gulmarg to Sonamarg (125KM)
From Gulmarg, start your journey towards Sonamarg after having breakfast. You will reach Sonamarg in the afternoon. Enjoy the meadow of gold with a beautiful and heavenly look. Sonamarg is the perfect synthesis of nature, grace, harmony, and affection. Stay at Sonamarg for a night and enjoy the most beautiful scenery.
Day 6: Sonamarg to Pahalgam (167 KM)
From Sonamarg, start your journey to Pahalgam via Srinagar. In the afternoon, you will reach Pahalgam, the land of shepherds. Explore the Pahalgam from Baisaram, Betaab valley, to Baltal. You will find yourself in Switzerland, enjoy the day and stay comfortably at the designated hotel.
Day 7: Pahalgam to Jammu to Delhi
Conclude your tour by getting back to Delhi via Jammu. Keep the beautiful memories of the Kashmir trip with you forever.
Mujtaba Hussain is a poet, writer and analyst. He loves to research different things. Travelling is his passion, and he is in quest of learning something about everything.