Kashmir is one of the most beautiful spots in India, known as Heaven on Earth. It is known for its picturesque valleys, pristine lakes, pleasant weather, and majestic mountains. The travellers who are looking for a break from daily chaotic routine life, Kashmir is the best destination that soothes human senses with its tranquillity and breathtaking natural beauty. Kashmir is multi year, round vacation destination, however the best time to visit Kashmir is March to October, amid this period weather is simply great. In addition to this, to experience fresh snowfall, December to February is the period when you can indulge in many snow activities in Gulmarg. Gulmarg is skiing destination, ski lovers book their stay for weeks in Gulmarg. Kashmir “Heaven on Earth” offers the best holiday packages throughout the year. Visiting Kashmir in winters a pony ride up to Thajiwas Glacier is just the perfect idea for snow lovers, step inside the Mughal Gardens and enjoy other activities like Shikara ride, cable car Gulmarg, all adds memorable moments during your holiday in Kashmir.
We just listed out some top places of Kashmir, which are frequently visited by tourist all over the world. They all are picturesque places so do carry a camera with you while travelling in this beautiful region.
Srinagar: This the most beautiful city adorned naturally by gardens, waterfronts and houseboats. Kashmir was conquered by the 3rd Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1586CE, since then he ruled over Srinagar and Kashmir Valley. There are a number of lakes and swamps in and around the city. The valley is surrounded by the Himalayas on all sides. One can also get the traditional Kashmiri handicrafts & dried fruits here, which are very popular.
Gulmarg: Is also known as "Meadow of Flowers" and is a famous Golf Course during summer (which is one of the highest 18-hole golf course in the world). It is the scenic tour destination in Kashmir, primarily famous for ski slopes and natural 18 holes golf course, which is also the highest golf course in the World. Enjoy the splendor of nature and the snowy mountains. One can go for Gondola ride (Cable Car), from Gulmarg to Kongdoori & Marry Shoulder.
Pahalgam: A lovely tourist spot in Kashmir also address as Valley of Shepherds. On the way visit Saffron fields, Avantipur ruins & Anantnag sulphur spring. Pahalgam is the most famous place for Indian Film Industry. Enjoy the nature charm of the valley. It is also famous for its alpine treks, nature walk.
Sonmarg: The town is located at an altitude of 2800 meters and overlooks the famous peaks & glaciers. One of the popular Glaciers is Thajjwas Glacier round the year captured by snow. It is popular for its mesmerizing scenery & the best places for photography as well. You can have fun here by indulging yourself with many activities. Enjoy a Horse or pony ride here to reach the Glacier, it would be fun.