Kashmir is one of the most beautiful places situated in the extreme north of the country India.  It is divided into 3 regions mainly Jammu, Kashmir, and Ladakh. Its natural is beauty is what attracts the tourist the most.

India and Pakistan have been fighting ever since to get hold of Kashmir and make it a part of their country. It has its own unique culture, food, and lifestyle. It is guarded and covered by the great Himalayan ranges and the Pir Panjal ranges.

Due to its extreme beauty and snow, it is also referred to as the mini Switzerland of India. Kashmir is considered to be an important region of Hinduism earlier and Buddhism later.

Tourists from all around the world visit Kashmir to admire its natural mountains, lakes, snow, and mesmerizing landscape. Not only this many travel channels like Travelxp have been featuring its beauty and culture to attract tourists.

There are numerous places to admire the scenic beauty of Kashmir. Some of the best places include-

  • Dal lake– An explicit source for fishing, food, and plant harvesting and boating. It is also known as the “jewel of Srinagar”. Its natural beauty, boating, water sports, etc makes it a major spot of tourist attraction. In winters, frozen Dal lake is a sight to behold.
  • Gulmarg gondola– It is famous for its second-largest and highest cable car rides. The ride is to make the tourists admire the beauty of the place from above
  • Nubra valley– Called Dumra is especially known for its orchards, Bactrian camels, and its scenic beauty.
  • Indira Gandhi Tulip garden– It is the largest tulip garden in Asia and is known for its variety of tulips, cherry blossoms, and natural flora.
  • Sonmarg– Sonmarg was historically significant as a crossing point on the ancient Silk Road, which connected Kashmir and China. It serves as a base camp for Ladakh and is strategically vital to India.
  • Shankaracharya temple– A Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Other than this it gives a beautiful view of Srinagar city.
  • Amarnath cave– Amarnath, one of the holiest Hindu pilgrimages, is known around the world for the natural production of Shiva Linga from snow. This celestial Yatra to the holy cave is only open during the months of Shravan.
  • Aru valley– It is best known for its landscape and is also considered a base camp for trekking. Also, horse riding activity adds to another fun factor. You can experience the greatness of nature here.

Nevertheless, Kashmir is still considered the pride of India. The calm, peace, and natural beauty are what make the place worth the visit.

The chills of the snowy mountains, the calmness of the water, fun, and adventure with the rides and water sports, religious places and temples, gardens, and its peaceful fragrances add up to make Kashmir worth fighting for.

People from all over the world come to enjoy the scenic natural beauty of this heavenly place to mesmerize their hearts and soul. So why think of any other place when you can have it all in Kashmir.


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