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Alluring Attractions of Kashmir Tourism

April 04, 2012 | Comments: 0 | Views: 129

Kashmir is an alluring and wonderland in the northernmost Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is perhaps the most beautiful region in the country. It is a valley region endowed with superb natural beauty, sunning landscapes, gorgeous valleys, beautiful gardens, rolling hills, and cheerful climate. The beauty of this place is beyond description. No one can describe its beauty perfectly in words. Due to superb beauty the region is often referred to as the Heaven on the Earth. Srinagar, Sonamarg, Gulmarg and Pahalgam are alluring attractions of Kashmir tourism. These places are visited by a number of domestic and international tourists each year. The charm of these alluring places will never fail to lure you. You will see many interesting sites and savor in peaceful climate.

Srinagar is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir state. It is gateway for tourism in the picturesque vale of Kashmir. It is famous for beautiful lakes, gorgeous gardens, deluxe houseboats, shikara rides, stunning landscapes, and religious shrines. Major attractions to see in the city include Dal Lake, Nagin Lake, Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh, Tulip Gardens, Hazratbal Shrine, Shankaracharya Temple, Khanqah-e-Molla, Jama Masjid, Khir Bhawani Temple, Pari Mahal, Chashma Shahi Garden, Chatti Padshahi, etc.

Sonamarg town is located at a distance of 81 km from Srinagar. It is a prominent tourist destination. It is famous for gorgeous valleys, natural beauty and mountains which are covered with snows during winter. You can also find here many lovely lakes. Nilgrad, Krishnasar Lake, Baltal, Thajiwas, etc are prominent tourist places in and around the town. Sonamarg is also famous for exciting activities such as trekking, hiking, horse riding, skiing, fishing, angling, river rafting, sledging, etc.

Gulmarg (Meadow of Flowers) is a prominent summer and winter resort. Situated at a distance of 52 km from Srinagar, it is a place which can provide you some best charm of Kashmir Tourism. It is a place where you can spend your holidays in delightful climate during summer. Golfing, trekking, mountain biking, horse riding, water skiing, and fishing can be enjoyed during summer. It is a place where you spend your holidays in most enjoyable way during winter as you will enjoy various winter sports and exciting activities. According to CNN, it is the "heartland of winter sports in India." It is also one of the finest skiing resorts in the world. It is also famous for Gulmarg Gondola - one of the highest cable cars in the world.

Pahalgam is a valley town. It offers spectacular views. It is famous for stunning landscapes, beautiful meadows, scenic valleys, delightful climate and peaceful environment. It is also associated with the annual Amarnath Yatra. Fishing, horse riding, trekking, hiking, etc are activities you can enjoy during Pahalgam trip.

Good Kashmir Tour Packages might cover all the aforementioned tourist places. With a suitable package you will enjoy the best charm of tourism in the valley and treasure a unique experience of lifetime.

Gaurav is an expert writer primarily focusing on travel and tourism related topics. He has written many articles for Goa, Rajasthan, Kerala and Kashmir Tourism. Currently he is rendering his services to

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