The Stunning Beauty of Kashmir
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 one must visit 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.