Kashmir is a beautiful valley region located in northernmost Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir (J & K). It is famous for its extraordinary natural beauty and often called the Heaven on the Earth. It is gifted by all the impressions of natural beauty and never fails to lure its visitors coming from different parts of the world. The valley region is dotted with picturesque hill stations, eye-catching lush meadows with colorful flowers, fruit laden orchards, lovely lakes, natural spring, rolling hills, mountain streams, wondrous waterfalls, verdant deep valleys, rich flora & fauna and gorgeous gardens. It is not only famous for its natural beauty and attractions but also for heritage and cultural attractions. There are many religious sites, temples and mosques in this region that can be visited during the trip.
Along with natural beauty, cultural heritage attractions cool & delightful climate and heavenly ambiance, the vale of Kashmir has been very popular among tourists from all over the world. It has bee a right destination for nature lovers, paradise for honeymooning couples, perfect destination for families and just right gateway for adventure enthusiasts. Srinagar, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Sonamarg are prominent tourist destinations in the valley which play a big role in the popularly of Kashmir tourism all over the world. Exploring these fascinating destinations will provide you a brilliant opportunity to explore the best attractions of the valley and the charm of tourism will never let you down. You will treasure lots of fascinating things to cherish for lifetime.
Srinagar, the Summer Capital of Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir, is the most popular tourist destination in the vale of Kashmir. It is famous for lakes, religious shrines, moored houseboats, narrow canals and lovely lakes. Dal Lake, Wular Lake, Shankaracharya Temple, Hazratbal Shrine, Khanqah-e-Molla, Jama Masjid, Kheer Bhawani, Tulip Garden, Shalimar Bagh, Nishat Bagh, etc are prominent tourist attractions for tourism in this beautiful city. You can also enjoy here different fun activities such as golfing, long leisure walk, photography at scenic places and handicrafts shopping. Shikara ride on the lake is a popular way to beauty of the city. Houseboats moored at the picturesque Dal Lake provide tourists excellent accommodation facilities for tourists.
Gulmarg, Sonamarg and Pahalgam are three other most important tourist destinations in Kashmir valley that can be easily reached from Srinagar. Gulmarg is an internationally famous hill resort. It is famous for winter sports. It is considered to be one of the finest skiing resorts in the world. Ski Resort, Alpather Lake, Highest Golf Course, Gondola, etc are famous places to visit in Gulmarg.
Thus, it is but obvious that Kashmir tourism will never let you down. Kashmir tour packages can make you travel to this beautiful Indian place enjoyable and comfortable.
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