The winter wonderland, Srinagar
Posted on May 22, 2017 by ghoomophirosisters
Kashmir is undoubtedly the most beautiful place in the world and the Capital city Srinagar vindicates the statement completely. The magnificent and alluring beauty of nature has been just breathtaking, you just can’t put your eyes off!!. The beautiful valley of the Srinagar, located in the northwest region of India and at the distance of 566 Km from New Delhi. The Snow covered mountains, dense forest, lakes, gently flowing Jhelum, and everything around is just mesmerizing, you will just fall in love with the magical landscape!! The beauty of the paradise is endless, let’s explore the few facet of this heavenly land.
Enjoy the Tranquility of Dal Lake!!
The alluring and calm mirror like a clear sheet of water “Dal Lake” is the heart of Srinagar valley. It is a real jewel of the region and most loved destinations among travelers. The tranquility of the lake expands over 15 km around, reflecting the clear image of Pir Panjal peak. The magical view of the lake is the eye delight for the travelers, the floating boats “Shikaras” on the lake carrying people from one shore to another is the best experience of visiting Srinagar for sure.The trip to Kashmir is incomplete if you have not been to the world famous floating market of Dal Lake. The floating Vegetable market is one of the significant attractions for tourist visiting Kashmir. The people board Shikaras to for shopping vegetables from vendors; it is unique in its own way. Travelers can hire the Shikaras to explore around the lake, visiting floating garden, floating flower, and vegetable market. The best view of the lake is witnessed during sunrise and sunset.
Mesmerizing Mughal Gardens!!
The Mughal gardens are the significant landmark of Srinagar. The alluring Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Gardens, and Chashm-e-Shahi arguably the best tourist attraction of the Valley. The perfect blend of architecture, Mughal design, can be witnessed in terraced lawns, fountain pools, marble pavilions and gorgeous flower beds. The Shalimar bagh is most famous for the three gardens, as it was constructed by Jehangir for his beloved wife Nur-Jahan. These gardens are an eye delight for every traveler coming to Srinagar. The colorful and vibrant flower beds, beautiful fountains, and flawless architecture just leave you lost in the magnificent scenic view.
Water skiing on Nagin Lake!!
The city with numerous beautiful rivers, landscape and lakes is the perfect holiday destination for all. The magical water of Nagin lake adds the charm to the gorgeous city of Srinagar. Located at the few distance from Dal Lake, the Nagin Lake is popular for water skiing, sparkling clear water and picturesque surrounding.
The Eye luring Pari Mahal!!
The Pari Mahal literal meaning “Palace of the Fairies” is one most significant tourist spot of Srinagar. It is located southwest of the Dal lake, right above the Chashm-e-Shahi bagh. The 7 level terraced garden has alluring picturesque surroundings, which was built by Shah Jahan’s son Dara in the 17th century.
“Kahwa” the traditional flavor of tea
Kahwa is a green tea, which is prepared in a unique way. The flavors of saffron, cardamom, and other exotic spices will just soothe your taste buds. If you’re planning to visit Srinagar don’t miss to taste this traditional green tea “Kahwa” tspecialtyity of alluring Srinagar valley.
Authentic Kashmiri Cuisine at “Ahdoos”
The food is just mouth-watering you would die for it for sure.Every dish is unique in taste and flavour. If you’re planning a tour to Srinagar, don’t miss to taste exotic Kashmiri Cuisine at Ahdoos
Enjoy the mouth-watering cuisine at “Mughal Darbar”
The delicious cuisine is yet another speciality of Srinagar. The finger licking traditional dish “Wazwan” of Mughal darbar, you definitely don’t want to miss.
It is said that tourist who travel to Kashmir and return back without tasting the traditional yet famous cuisine Wazwan has in fact missed the real essence of the beautiful land. Many Wazwan lovers also claims that the real taste of the dish Wazwan can be experienced at the Mughal Darbar.
Srinagar is the most loved travel destinations of all times as it offers a diverse experience to the travelers.The most popular time for tourists to visit this place is from April to June as the weather is cool and temperatures ranges between 10 degree Celsius and 30 degree Celsius.