Where To Visit In Jammu and Kashmir: Part I

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Jammu and Kashmir is a mountain retreat of Mughals and Buddhist lamas, and hence it is also known as Jahangir’s Valley of Paradise. Some of the terms used to describe beauty of Kashmir are:

  • One of India’s wildest and most controversial tourist destinations.
  • Heaven on Earth
  • A Magnificent Snow Capped Mountain

The state Jammu and Kashmir is divided into three regions viz foothills of Jammu, The Kashmir Valley and The mountainous Ladakh. All these three regions are remarkably different from one another in terms of their customs, natural features, climate and faith. This differentiation indicates that the tourist destinations in this state not only lie in the outstanding scenarios but also lie in the cultural distinction.

Some of the Tourist Destinations In Jammu and Kashmir:

Sanasar:

It is one of the most wonderful hill stations in Jammu region, whose name is derived from the small local lake ‘Sana’ and ‘Sar’. This town is surrounded by large number of trees, which offers a beautiful view of greenery. In the recent times this place has achieved lots of tourist attentions along with being an excellent spot for adventure sports.

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Srinagar:

Srinagr is a summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, which lies on the bank of Jhelum River. This town is famous for its Mughal Gardens, Lush Green Meadows, and Tranquil Lakes. Some of the famous tourist destinations in this city are Shikaras, Traditional Handicraft Markets and Shrines.

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Gulmarg:

This place is well known for its amazing natural beauty, due to which it is counted as one of the unique tourist destinations in world. This place is surrounded by a dense forest, which is famous for its golf hikes and beautiful highlands of golf course. This place is also known as ‘heartland of winter sports in India’, as it is surrounded by splendid snow covered mountains which are famous for skiing and trekking.

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All these beautiful features must attract lot number of travellers to make their vacations memorable with comfortable holiday packages. To enjoy all these tourist places in this state you must select one of the best Kashmir Packages available at various sites.

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