Kukernag is a town and a notified area committee in Anantnag district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Koker means 'fowl' and nag means 'serpent'. The spring gushes out of the base of a thickly wooded hill from where it divides into channels, which resembles to the claw-foot of a hen, hence its name. Kokernag is at the height of(approx.)2000 mts from sea level. Place is famous for gardens, largest fresh water springs in Kashmir and for its trout streams. Towns and village situated around Kokernag are Wangam, Hangalgund, Sagam, Zalergam, Dacksum, etc. Kokernag has been mentioned in Ain Akbari, where in it has been mentioned that the water of Kokernag satisfies both hunger and thirst and its is also a remedy for indigestion.
- 02 Nights stay in Hotel in Srinagar
- 02 Night stay in Hotel in Gulmarg
- 02 Night stay in Houseboat in Srinagar
Welcome to the Srinagar, The Lake City. On arrival at Srinagar Airport, being your tour of Zest in the Paradise You will be transferred to Houseboat. After lunch enjoy a romantic 'shikara ride on the Dal Lake. Overnight stay at the Houseboat.
Srinagar | Day Excursion to Pahalgam (102 kms / approx. 3 hour drive)
Early in the morning leave for Pahalgam the 'valley of shepherds' which is situated at the confluence of the streams flowing from river Lidder and Sheeshnag lake. En route visit the Awantipura ruins, an 1100 year old temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and built by King Awantivarman. On arrival into Pahalgam enjoy the surrounding beauty or walk to Baisaren, which is about 2 km from Pahalgam. A small village, set in pine and fir forest is pleasing and offers good view. In the evening back to Srinagar. Night halt at Hotel in Srinagar.
Return home with happy memories
After breakfast transfer to Srinagar Airport to board your flight with memorable experience of Etrip Advisors."Tour Ends but sweet memories remain."