Kashmir Tourism Offers Incredible Attractions

in Kashmir

Fondly called Switzerland of India, Kashmir is one of the most exciting tourist destinations in the world. The fragrant valleys of Kashmir, famed for their snowcapped mountains, fruits laden orchards, meandering rivers, peaceful lakes, perfumed gardens and varied ranges of flora and faunas that are worth visiting. The visitors here spoiled for choice. Many journalist, environmentalist, writers or nature-lovers has been inspired with its tranquility and sheer surroundings. The magnificence of this place is beyond the word and visual descriptions.

Whether you wish to explore the gorgeous view of snowcapped silver mountains or wish to float over the peaceful lakes, there are many things to explore that Kashmir Tourism offers to the visitors. Every year millions of tourists visit Jammu and Kashmir to its fascinating tourist attractions, exotic wildlife and heritage sites. Once a famous Mughal Emperor, Jahengir has said that, “If there is paradise any where, it is here, here and only here”. Apart from the attractions, the state has a lot to offer to its adventure loving visitors like mountaineering, trekking, paragliding, skiing, water sports, angling, hand gliding and many more. Though, Kashmir is the bucket of attraction places but it is however not possible to visit all these places in short duration thus we are presenting some of the attraction places where you can visit on your Kashmir Tours.


Gulmarg means the meadow of flowers is a world famous tourist spot located in Baramulla District of Kashmir valley. Surrounded by lush green forests, snow-covered mountains, picturesque vistas and diverse ranges of floras and faunas which will certainly leave you spell bind. The magnificence of this place is beyond the word and visual descriptions. Well if you are touring with your soul-mate then there wouldn’t be any other place than Gulmarg where you can spend some romantic moments together. It is also famous for Golf hikes and boasts of beautiful highland golf course.

Mughal Gardens

Encircled by panoramic lakes and majestic hills, Mughal Gardens are serving as major attractions in Jammu and Kashmir. Influenced by Persian and Timurid gardens, Shalimar Garden, Nishat Bagh, Chashmashahi are some of worth visiting gardens in Kashmir. Terraced lawns, cascading fountains, and bright flowerbeds give these gardens unique identity which is really worth to explore once in a lifetime.

Dal Lake

Dal Lake of Srinagar comes amongst top Tourist Places in Kashmir where one can explore the breathtaking vistas with well organized houseboats also known as Sikaras. Houseboats are the major attraction and playing a crucial role in Kashmir tourism. Houseboats are well furnished and offer all the contemporary facilities to the vacationers including living rooms, drawing and dining rooms, carved wooden furniture, beautifully embroidered rugs and fabrics. From the maddening and hustle bustle of the cities houseboats act as heaven for those who wish to spend a quality holiday. These houseboats are designed in such a way which offers all the five star facilities to their vacationers. You will find every thing in houseboats such as spacious bedrooms, sundecks washrooms, electricity and etc.

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Raj Mehta is an eminent analyst and writer in Travel & Tourism related topics. He has authored may books on tour guide Kashmir Tourism Map and Kashmir Tour Operators.

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This article was published on 2011/06/21