Remarkable Tourist Places in Kashmir Valley
Kashmir Valley or Vale of Kashmir is the most beautiful region in the northernmost Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. It is often called as the “Heaven on the Earth”. It is blessed with fantastic beauty of nature that is matchless. The beauty of this region cannot be perfectly described in words. But of course you can observe it by exploring its fascinating and beautiful places. The valley region of Kashmir has been internationally famous due to its exceptional beauty. Serene & cool atmosphere, delightful climate and lush greenery have made it indeed a paradise on the earth. When you will explore the vale of Kashmir you will enjoy lots and treasure a delightful experience that will last in your memory for lifetime.
Srinagar, Sonamarg, Pahalgam and Gulmarg are most sought after tourist places in the picturesque valley of Kashmir.
Srinagar is the main town in the valley and also the summer capital of the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Dal Lake, Mughal Gardens, Holy Shrines, Shikara Ride, Houseboat State, etc are attractions within this city that will fascinate you. Shikara Ride (decorate boat ride) on Dal Lake will give you a great way to explore the beauty of the city and its surroundings. Houseboat stay is a good and unique option for accommodation in this beautiful town.
There is Sonamarg situated at the distance of 87 kms from Srinagar. A drive to Sonamarg from Srinagar is itself a delightful experience as you will pass through scenic ways. Sonamarg is a prominent tourist destination with abundance in natural beauty. You will see here lovely lakes, beautiful meadows, flower-carpeted fields and postcard-perfect landscapes. You will have a wonderful opportunity to see the snowy mountains against an azure sky. You can also enjoy here some adventure sports and outdoor activities such as trekking, hiking and horse riding.
Pahalgam (the Village of Shepherds) is also a prominent tourist destination in the valley with tremendous natural beauty. It is visited by many tourists every year. This picturesque town offers spectacular views of mountains, lush green landscapes, gorgeous valleys, rolling hills, beautiful meadows, and Kolahoi glacier. Horse riding in the valley of Pahalgam is a unique way to explore the beauty of this place.
Gulmarg is another popular tourist place to visit on Kashmir tours in India. It is a town and beautiful hill station in the valley. It is hub for winter sports in India. It has been popular as one of the finest skiing resorts in the world. It has one of the longest and highest ski slopes in Asia. Magical meadows, spectacular snow-clad peaks and Gondola Cable car ride are attractions for tourists in this town.
Thus it is but obvious that Kashmir has lots to offers its visitors. You shall never forget the charm of tourism in Kashmir Valley in India.