Family vacation to Kashmir for 7 days: A Complete Guide

An unforgettable 7 day trip to heaven.

Blog Home | Mujtaba Hussain | 08-11-2023

Kashmir is a stunning location for families seeking adventure, relaxation, and cultural immersion. It is the ideal destination for a family holiday because of its breathtaking natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and kind people. The unique accommodations, activities, and attractions for families of all ages will be covered in this article’s discussion of the top 7-day Kashmir family vacation packages.

Summary of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Arrival in Srinagar on Day 1
  • Sightseeing in Gulmarg on Day 2
  • Day 3: Another Day in Gulmarg
  • Day 4: Another Day in Gulmarg
  • Excursion to Pahalgam on Day 5
  • Trip to Sonamarg on Day 6
  • Leaving Srinagar on Day 7
  • Conclusion
  •  FAQs

Day 1: Srinagar- Arrive at Srinagar

Shalimar Bagh in Kashmir has flowers in full bloom. Source: Kashmir Online

Arrive at Srinagar Airport

Greet and Pickup by Kashmir Online Representative

Private transfer to Hotel/Houseboat

Explore Srinagar – Dal Lake, Char Chinar, Pari Mahal, and Shankaracharya temple.

Things to Do – Floating Post Office, Walk down the boulevard road, Taste local cuisine* Relaxing Shikara Ride, Shop at the Floating Market,

Overnight stay in a Hotel or Houseboat (as per choice)

Day 2: Srinagar To Gulmarg

Srinagar to Gulmarg (51 km / Approx. 1 hr 20 min drive)

Explore Gulmarg– Kungdoor Peak, Apharwat Peak, Saint Mary’s Church, Strawberry Valley, and Drung Waterfall.

Things to Do – Gondola Ride, Skiing, Ice Skating, Pony Rides, Snow Bikes and ATV Bikes *

Overnight stay in Gulmarg Hotel

Day 3: Another Day in Gulmarg

Explore Gulmarg– Drung Waterfall, Gulmarg Biosphere, Strawberry Valley

Things to Do-Trekking, Golfing, Horse Riding, Snow Sledding *

Overnight stay in Gulmarg Hotel

Day 4: Gulmarg To Pahalgam

Gulmarg cable car is one of Asia’s highest cable cars. Source: Kashmir Online

Gulmarg to Pahalgam (98 km / Approx 3 hr drive away)

Private transfer to Pahalgam Hotel

Explore Pahalgam – Aru Valley, Betaab Valley, Chandanwadi

Things to Do -Horse & Pony Riding, Amusement park

Overnight stay in Pahalgam Hotel

Day 5:  Pahalgam To Srinagar

Pahalgam to Srinagar (90 km / Approx 2.5 hr drive away)

Explore Srinagar -Mughal Gardens, Temples Tour

Things to Do -Long Shikara Ride*, Shop at Floating Market,

Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary, Paper Mache Factory, Govt Arts Emporium Overnight stay in a Houseboat or Hotel ( as per choice)

Day 6: Day Trip to Sonamarg

Captured is the soul-touching beauty of Sonamarg. Source: Plan My Package

Srinagar to Sonamarg (80 km / Approx 2 hr 30 mins drive)

Explore Sonamarg– Thajiwas Glacier, Zoji-la Pass (depending on weather), Fish Point

Things to Do– Pony Rides, Boating, Water Zorbing.

Overnight stay at Srinagar Houseboat or Hotel (As per choice)

Day 7: Shopping and Departure

Relaxation Local Shopping -Pashmina, Dry fruits, Gifts etc

Private transfer to Srinagar Airport

See off by Kashmir Online Representative


The ideal way to experience Kashmir’s natural splendour and cultural legacy with your family is on a 7-day vacation there, thanks to its breathtaking landscapes, extensive history, and friendly people. Whether you’re looking for adventure, relaxation, or cultural immersion, Kashmir is the best option.

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  • Is Kashmir safe for family tours? 

Yes, Kashmir is generally safe for family tours. However, staying updated on the current situation and following safety guidelines are essential.

  • What is the best time to visit Kashmir with family? 

The best time to visit Kashmir with family is from April to October when the weather is pleasant and the flowers bloom.

  • What are the famous tourist destinations in Kashmir for families?

Some famous tourist destinations in Kashmir for families include Srinagar, Gulmarg, Pahalgam, Sonmarg, and the Mughal Gardens.

  • What are some kid-friendly activities to do in Kashmir?

Some kid-friendly activities in Kashmir include horse riding, boating on Dal Lake, visiting amusement parks, and enjoying the region’s natural beauty.

  • What are some popular family-friendly hotels in Kashmir?

Some popular family-friendly hotels in Kashmir include Hotel Pine Spring, Hotel Heevan, The Lalit Grand Palace, and Vivanta by Taj.

Author Profile

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.