Kashmir is a state of India.
It is the northern most state of India and it is bordered
by Pakistan. It is known for its stunning landscapes of snow
capped mountains and beautiful valleys and plains. If you
are considering visiting Kashmir on vacation, there are multiple
ways to get into Kashmir. Here is a look at the ways to travel
into Kashmir and once you get there some of the most popular
forms of transportation around Kashmir.
There are half a dozen ways to get into the state
of Kashmir. The first and most direct way is to fly. There are flights
that fly directly into the cities of Sringar and Leh that will get
you into the state of Kashmir. These flights are operated under
the airlines Jet Airways, Indian Airlines and Air Deccan.
The second way to get into Kashmir is via train.
The Kashmir Railways is a railway that designed exclusively to get
Kashmir connected with the rest of the country of India. So you
could fly into another section of India and take a train into Kashmir
if you so choose.
The last way to get into Kashmir is via roadways.
Travelers can either choose to take a taxi cab into Kashmir or to
take a bus service. Many taxis and bus services will make a stop
into the cities of Sringar and Leh, which will allow you to transfer
from one bus to another local bus service that will take you around
Once inside Kashmir you will need to know how to
travel around the state. There are two types of transportation that
are commonly used in the Kashmir area. The first is the public bus
service which has a route that goes all around the state of Kashmir.
The second is a 4 wheel jeep. Jeeps allow travelers to get to areas
not serviced by buses and can be rented privately or you can hire
someone to drive you around.