Kashmir Tour

Kashmir is a state which is equally rich in cultural and natural wonders along with the myriad of history and political past that this state is home to. This state provides unique experiences to its tourists in the form of spicy native food along with a variety of teas, long walks or a jagged trekking experience on the many mountains in the region, marvelling at the cozy houseboats on the lakes of Srinagar and visiting the many pilgrimage sites, temples and religious and spiritual centres that are present throughout the state. If you love collecting souvenirs from the places you visit, then you can pick up the beautiful Pashmina silks, carpets and other textiles handcrafted by the native craftsmen in Kashmir. These are some of the unique experiences you can face all in the same state! With our Happy Paradise Travels, tourism will not only be about touring a destination but it more of exploring hidden treasures of the city, learning about their culture and traditions, and being one with the locals. On these terms, Kashmir does have a lot to offer for tourists holidaying here! Check out our best tour packages for Kashmir.

Best time to visit Kashmir

Kashmir experiences four distinct seasons. Spring is between March to early May, Summers are from late May to August, September to November is Autumn season and December to February are the chilly winters. In our opinion, we would be suggesting holidaying here between July to November as then the weather will be pleasant and you can enjoy many adventure sports which may not be available in unfavourable conditions. Check out our various Happy Paradise Travels to know which suits you and your family better.

Best places to visit in Kashmir

There is no one single place which we can pin-point that is a must visit as Kashmir is filled with such serene and beautiful locations. Let us have a brief look into each of the main cities in the Kashmir.

Nishat Garden:-

Located on the bank of the Dal Lake, with the Zaberwan Mountains as its backdrop, Nishat Bagh is a garden of bliss that commands a magnificent view of the lake beneath the snow capped Pir Panjal mountain range that stands far away to the west of the valley. The Bagh was designed and built in 1633 by Asif Khan, elder brother of Nur Jehan.

Shalimar Garden:-

The Shalimar Bagh is the celebrated royal garden of Kashmir. The Emperor Jahangir was so fascinated with the garden that he called it "one of the sights of Kashmir." Shalimar Bagh is located on the northeast side of Lake Dal, approximately fifteen kilometers away from the center of Srinagar. It was laid out by Jahangir as Farah Baksh ("the delightful") in 1619, while he was founding the city of Srinagar

Cheshma Shahi

Cheshma Shahi ( the royal spring), also called Cheshma Shahi, is one of the Mughal gardens built around a spring by Ali Mardan, a governor of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, in 1632. The garden is located in the Zaberwan Range, near Rajbhawan (Governor‘s house) overlooking Dal Lake in Srinagar, Kashmir.

Gulmarg

Are you an avid golfer and looking for an amazing golfing experience? Gulmarg is the place to visit as this city has the highest golf course in the world which is situated at an altitude of about 2650 metres above ground level! True to its, which means “Meadow of Flowers”, Gulmarg is filled with grassy hills with a lot of flowers. Winters in Gulmarg are the perfect season of skiing on the snowy mountains. Flowers such as bluebells, buttercups, daisies and forget me nots attract tourists from all over the world. this is a beautiful place to be spending with your loved one. So, check out the amazing Kashmir packages for honeymoon that we have to offer.

pahalgam

Devotees on a pilgrim trip to the holy Amarnath caves (Lord Shiva’s abode) halt in Pahalgam as the base camp before continuing their journey to the shrine. Pahalgam is an ideal spot for activities such as fishing, trekking and hiking and the city also attracts a lot of tourists for its picturesque beauty of the Liddar valley.

Sonmarg

Sonmarg is the perfect destination to enjoy the snow peaked mountains from the various hill resorts in this region. Sonmarg is known to be the gateway to Ladakh and the beautiful flora here is fostered by the river Sindh which flows through the region. The pristine blue lakes and the grasslands filled with flowers is what majorly attracts the tourists to this place. The best time to visit Sonmarg is during the summers as then you can enjoy the exotic flora and grasslands while also being able to see the snow-clad mountain peaks.

Patnitop

Another hill station away from the bustling cities is more like a dream come true with its Alps like snowy mountains ranges. This quaint little city is located near River Chenab which is the nurturing source of the grasslands and fields nearby. Here, you can undertake sport activities such trekking, camping, walking, paragliding and skiing. There is also a huge 9-hole golf course here which attracts golf lovers during the summers. When you visit Patnitop you can also visit the nearby religious places such as Vaishno Devi temple, Nag temple, Buddha Amarnath temple and the Bahu fort and temple.

Sanasar

Sanasar is known as the mini Gulmarg and is remote hill station in Jammu & Kashmir region. Due to this the tourist crowd, will also be less so that you can enjoy some peaceful time away from people and amidst nature. The town is constructed in such a way that it looks like a cup and is surrounded by large coniferous trees. Some activities that are available here are parasailing, paragliding and horse riding. There is also a newly constructed Gold course here. The major tourist attractions here are the Nag temple, waterfalls and the Hidden creek.

Zanskar

Zanskar is the trans-Himalayan valley which experiences winters. This region is fostered by the popular Zanskar river and has a diverse topography. The population here majorly follow Buddhism. During the summers, Zanskar is the perfect spot for river rafting, and during the winters, as the rivers freeze you can shift over to activities such as skiing. The flora here is majorly thick vegetation encompassing the Tundra, Alpines and the blue poppies.


In short, Kashmir can undoubtedly be termed as “Paradise on Earth” with its breath-taking valleys and scenic landscapes with snow-capped mountains which this region is famous for all through the world. what better when the local people here are so hospitable too making your vacation a beautiful experience. While you are, do not forget to purchase some of the world-famous souvenirs made by local craftsman as their livelihoods depend on that. Have a look at our various Kashmir tour Packages which is suitable for vacation as per your needs.

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