Kashmir – Not just a Fabric

Kashmir – Not just a Fabric

Th? beauty ?f Kashmir h?? b??n d???r?b?d ?n m?n? references t? b? th? “heaven ?n earth” b? numerous poets ?nd travelers. H?r? ?? ? list ?f th? “must visit” places ?n th? Kashmir valley.

Srinagar: Th? summer capital ?f Jammu ?nd Kashmir ?nd ?n international airport. W?ll connected b? land ?nd air t? th? country capital N?w Delhi. It h?? th? world famous Mughal gardens, Dal lake w?th houseboats ?nd markets f?r shopping fr?m wh?r? ??u ??n buy th? famous “pashmina shawls”, dry fruits ?nd kashmiri handicrafts. It ?h?uld b? th? base f?r th? rest ?f ??ur tour ??n?? ?t ?? th? biggest city ?f kashmir w?th maximum facilities. Y?u ??n find m?r? info ?n srinagar ?n Wikipedia.org.

Pahalgam: Called “the valley ?f shepherds”, ?? famous f?r ?t? cold climate, green meadows w?th stream ?f water flowing thr?ugh th? middle ?f th? valleys. It ?? anglers paradise wh?r? ?v?n amateurs ??n manage ? fair catch ?f rainbow trout fr?m silvery streams. W?th facilities l?k? trekking ?nd river water rafting, ?t ?? th? place t? b? ?n Kashmir. Y?u ??n g?t good Hotels ?t Pahalgam w?th ? variety ?f hotels ?nd lodges f?r ?ll budgets. It ?? b?tt?r t? g?t ? taxi fr?m Srinagar though.

Gulmarg: Gulmarg ?? th? world famous skiing resort wh??h ?? ?b?ut ?n? ?nd ? h?lf hour’s drive fr?m Srinagar. Gulmarg boasts ?f Asia’s highest ?nd longest cable car project – Th? Gulmarg Gondola. Gulmarg ?l?? h?? hotels ?f ?ll ranges ?nd f?r ?ll tastes. Th? skiing ??n b? d?n? fr?m mid december t? april ?r may.

Aharbal: A spectacular picnic spot w?th waterfall ?n th? background ?nd lush green valleys w?th conifers ?ll around. Th?? place ?? perfect f?r ?n “escape” fr?m th? hustle ?nd bustle ?f th? daily life. Ab?ut 2.5 hrs fr?m Srinagar b? road.

Oth?r delightful places t? visit ?r? Yusmarg, Kokernag, Verinag ?nd Sonamarg. It ?? b??t t? b? ?n Kashmir ?n summers i.e. M?? t? September. F?r th??? wh? love snow, mid December t? April ?? th? time t? b? here. S?n?? th? area w?? classified t? b? ?m?ng?t ? disturbed area, tourist inflow h?d declined ?n ???t 20 years – but w?th th? situation changing v?r? fast, th? tourism h?? gained momentum ?n th? r???nt years.