The northernmost Indian state Kashmir is really a paradise on earth, it offers most attractive landscape in the world. Two major mountain ranges, the Great Himalayan Range and the Pir Panjal, surround the landscape from the north and south respectively. They are the starting place of many rivers, which flow down into the valleys. Gifted with outstanding natural beauty, this Heaven on Earth attracts thousands of tourist from all over the world.kashmir is surrounded with beauty of the snow-clad mountain , green hills, flowery valleys and its fragrant, charming landscapes and cool and enjoyable climate. There are various trekking routes available across whole of Kashmir. Adventure sports in the form of water rafting available at various tourist locations. Kashmir is one of the most distinguished tourist spots in the world. The most famous places to visit in Kashmir are Srinagar, Pahalgam and Gulmarg.
Srinagar is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir and it is located in the bank of the great river Jhelum. The city is well known for its traditional handicrafts, lakes, houseboats, green gardens. The gorgeous snow capped mountains and greenery of summers makes this place worth visiting many times. Every year many tourists around the world visit Srinagar to witness its beauty. Beautiful places to visit in Srinagar are Dal & Nageen Lakes, Mughal Gardens, Shankaracharya Hill. When you visit Srinagar you must stay in houseboat and experience a evening shikara ride to get the true experience of Srinagar.
Pahalgam is located in the bank of Lidder River and the Sheshnag Lake .this region is famous for its rich vegetation and fertail.The valley offers eye catching view of Himalaya range, adventurous activities like golf, horse riding, excellent trekking opportunities and verity of water sports.pahalgam is well-known shopping place for woolen products.
Gulmarg means ‘Meadow of Flowers’,its natural beauty brought this name to Gulmarg .it is surrounded by hill station with lively flowers ,snow-capped mountain peaks. A popular tourist spot, popular for highest and longest cable car system in the entire Asian.gulmarg tourism offers rides up the mountain, relaxation walks through the meadows and skiing.