Kashmir is an extravagantly
beautiful area and one that is becoming a popular tourist
destination. From the stunning beauty of its countryside to
its many rich culturally attractions, more and more visitors
are coming to understand why Kashmir has long been called
“Heaven on Earth. Anyone who is planning a visit to
this simply stunning area must be sure to include several
important attractions on their itinerary.
Gardens of Kashmir: Born during the rule of the
Mughals, these gardens are world-renowned for their stunning and
colorful displays. Fountains, trees and flowers dot the area and
many visitors quickly realize that it isn’t enough to visit
just once. To truly appreciate the overwhelming beauty of the gardens
must visit places them during each season to see the changes.
Dal Lake: While Kashmir is home to many bountiful
rivers and deep lakes, perhaps none is as beautiful as Dal Lake.
Visitors to the lake are treated to stunning views of the mountains
which boarder the lake on three sides. Throughout the area there
are several stunning gardens, each beautifully groomed. The area
is very popular with tourists who enjoy hiking, mountain biking
or bird watching. Water sports such as angling, water surfing, kayaking
and canoeing are popular activities as Dal Lake. One interesting
fact to note about the lake is that it has been subdivided into
different parts. Visitors must take the time to see Gagribal, Lokut,
Nagin and Bod Dal. All four areas are unique and offer the visitor
a different experience.
While all of the world offers unique naturally,
attractions to visitors, not many placed can boast of the heavenly
attractions of Kashmir. Whether you are interested in the history
of the gardens or wish to engage in some of the fun activities at
Dal Lake, Kashmir offers its tourists a wide range of natural attractions
guaranteed to make each and every visit fun and unique.