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16th May to 22nd May, 2024Budget Friendly Train
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Things to do in Jammu and Kashmir in May

Day 1 - Thursday 16th, May
afternoon -

Arrive in Jammu and check-in to the hotel

evening -

Explore local markets and enjoy a traditional Kashmiri dinner at Khayam Chowk

Day 2 - Friday 17th, May
morning -

Visit Shankaracharya Temple for panoramic views of the city

afternoon -

Enjoy a Shikara ride on Dal Lake and visit the floating vegetable market

evening -

Stroll through the Badshah Chowk and try street food at Khayam Chowk

Day 3 - Saturday 18th, May
morning -

Take the Gulmarg Gondola to enjoy stunning views of the Himalayas

afternoon -

Visit the Maharani Temple and enjoy a picnic in the Gulmarg Valley

evening -

Try authentic Kashmiri cuisine at Nedous Dining Room

Day 4 - Sunday 19th, May
morning -

Visit Betaab Valley for lush landscapes and serene surroundings

afternoon -

Explore the Aru Valley and take a pony ride along the Lidder River

evening -

Relax and enjoy a traditional Wazwan meal at Dana Pani restaurant

Day 5 - Monday 20th, May
morning -

Visit the Mughal Gardens including Shalimar Bagh and Nishat Bagh

afternoon -

Explore local handicrafts and souvenir shopping at Polo View Market

evening -

Dine at the picturesque Mughal Darbar for authentic Kashmiri Wazwan

Day 6 - Tuesday 21st, May
morning -

Visit the Thajiwas Glacier for a scenic hike and pony rides

afternoon -

Enjoy a local trout meal at the Glacier Heights Restaurant

evening -

Visit the local Sonamarg market for handicraft shopping

Day 7 - Wednesday 22nd, May
morning -

Take a nature walk in the pine forest of Patnitop

afternoon -

Visit the Nag Temple and enjoy a picnic at the Sanasar Lake

evening -

Relish a traditional Dogra meal at The Patio Restaurant

Day 8 - Thursday 23rd, May
morning -

Check-out from the hotel and depart from Jammu

Weather in Jammu and Kashmir in Invalid date
Avg Temp15°C to 28°C
Chance of Rain30%

The weather in Jammu and Kashmir in May is generally pleasant, with warm days and cool nights. Expect some rain, so come prepared. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

Things to Carry on your trip to Jammu and Kashmir

Clothing & Apparel

Comfortable walking shoes -

For exploring the beautiful landscapes and villages.

Light and breathable clothing -

Layers are recommended as temperatures can vary.

Warm jacket -

For cooler evenings and higher altitudes.

Rain jacket -

In case of unexpected showers.


Sunglasses -

For protection from the sun's glare.

Hat -

For sun protection and warmth.

Scarf -

For warmth and as a barrier against dust.

Gloves -

For warmth in higher altitudes.

Essentials & Must Haves

First-aid kit -

For minor injuries and emergencies.

Medications -

Any necessary prescription or over-the-counter medications.

Toiletries -

Essentials like toothpaste, shampoo, soap, and deodorant.

Passport and visa (if required) -

For identification and entry purposes.

Cash and cards -

For expenses and purchases.

Good to Have

Travel towel -

Quick-drying and compact for use in guesthouses or homestays.

Camera -

To capture the stunning scenery.

Journal or sketchbook -

To document your experiences and impressions.

Travel pillow -

For comfort during long train journeys.


Smartphone -

For communication, navigation, and photography.

Power bank -

To keep your devices charged on the go.

Headphones -

For entertainment and noise cancellation.

Travel adapter -

For charging electronics with different socket types.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash and cards are commonly accepted in major cities and tourist areas. It's advisable to carry a mix of both.

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