You can book day trips to Yusmarg, Sonmarg, Pahalgam, Doodhpatri, and Pampore (saffron fields are in full bloom in November). All of these destinations are within 2-3 hours drive of spellbound beauty. By this time of November to December you will witness mild snowfall at most places at these altitudes.
Other places you can include in your day tours within Srinagar is Shankracharya Temple, Nigeen Lake, Pari Mahal, Khanqah-e-Moula, The Hazratbal Shrine and Jamia Masjid. Make sure to shop authentic Kehwa, Pherans, Saffron and definitely luscious apples from the vibrant uptown markets of Koker Bazar Lal Chowk and Pologround.
Visit now before it gets too cold!