Kashmir valley is famous for its Beautiful dazzling lakes. it really justifies the statement that Kashmir is Paradise on Earth. The city of Srinagar has famous Dal Lake and Nageen Lakes which has stunning view. You can lost in the beautiful view towards the towering mountains on the lakes. Kashmir is surrounded by Mountain peaks Lush green valleys, glistening lakes, Temples and spectacular Mughal Era Gardens. you can take leisure of living in Houseboats, Five star hotels and resorts. Let’s discuss one of the favourite locations to visit in Kashmir.
1. Srinagar- Srinagar is the largest city and summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. It lies in Kashmir valley on the banks of Jhelum river. It has many lakes Indus,Dal and Anchar Lakes this city is most famous for its natural environment gardens and waterfronts and houseboats. There are 6 Unesco World Heritage sites in and around Srinagar. Shalimar bagh and nishant bagh are showing beautiful Mughal Archietecture and well maintained. Cahsme sahi and pari mahal is also worth watching srinagar. You can do shikara ride which is relaxing and memorable. Hot air balloon is now available in Srinagar at the Zabarwan Park. It provides Breathtaking view of dal lake zabarwan Park and Srinagar city. You can stay in a houseboat amidist Pristine waters of Dal lake. It is made up of wood and adorned in a typical kashmiri style decor you can live the local life of in the lauxurious way. You can Visit Wular Lake, Hazratbal shrine which is the holiest shrine and mosque in Kashmir. Srinagar is famous for shopping of cashmere shawls , leather products , carpets,, rugs , mats dry fruits and more. Jama masjid, salim ali national park Dachigam national park there are so many places you can visit in Srinagar. Paragliding is one of the most exciting activities you can experience in Srinagar. If you like to do adventure you can try this one
2. Sonmarg- Sonmarg is beautiful and quiet place with roads full of walnut and apricot trees. Sonmarg provides trekking routes to vishansar lake, krishansagar Lake, Gangabal lake and Gadsar lake in Himalayas.you can hire ponies for the trip up to Thajiwas Glacier is Major attraction during the months. Baltal is 15Km east of Sonmarg is a valley that lies at the foot of Zojila Pass. Trekkers can also treach the city of leh which is also known as the rooftop of the world by crossing the Zoji la
3. PahalGam-Pahalgam is known as the village of shepherds . Pahalgam is associated with the annual pilgrimage to the shrine Amarnath yatra. Chandanwari located 16 km from Pahalgam. You can do river rafting near pahalgam post nunwan. You can visit baisaran valley which is known as the mini Switzerland of India according to local people. You can also visit Aru valley and Betaab Valley. Aru is almost 12 km away from pahalgam. You can see a thick belt of pine trees in aru valley the surrounding village is well known spot for trekkers who want to go Kolhoi glacier and tarsar Marsar lakes. The scenic beauty is just memorable
4. Gulmarg- Gulmarg is again 3.5 km away from Pahalgam Gulmarg is known as meadow of flowers and this destination is quite dreamy. Gulmarg is ideal holiday destination. You can do Gandola ride here which is quite famous it ia an ariel cable car that provides the Panoramic view of snow covered valleys . You can visit apharwat peak which has a huge landscape topped with snow . Alpather lake is also a stunning place to visit . it is a beautiful trek of 16000Ft if you can walk you can experience the majestic views from here. Other places where you can go are Rani Temple , Baba Reshi Shrine, Strawberry valley, Drung valley and St Mary Chruch
Kashmir is a paradise in true sense where you can enjoy each and every moment of your life.