Kashmir has been regarded as the crown of India and it continues to live up to its name with its amazing scenic beauty, perfect weather and welcoming ambience. There was a time when no Bollywood movie was complete without at least a song shoot in Kashmir, and many of them were shot entirely in this place. In fact, this pristine state was like a second home to some popular movie stars of the yesteryears. However, there came a time when the state became disturbed and was considered unsafe for tourists. After battling with terrorism and internal conflict for decades, Kashmir has today emerged as the most important tourist hub of the country and Kashmir Tourism is back on track again. Today, Kashmir Tour Packages India are selling like hot cakes, with both Indian and international travelers vying to find the one which suits their budget and time constraints.
Amazing Cities of Jammu & Kashmir
The starting point of Kashmir Tours is the beautiful city of Jammu, which has countless attractions of its own. The rapidly developing city of Jammu is also the winter capital of the state and is flocked by tourists, whose final destinations may be the beautiful Kashmir Valley or the religious shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi. One can start the journey on a religious note, by trekking from the holy town of Katra to the famous Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine in the Trikuta Mountains. From Jammu, tourists can embark on an unforgettable journey to the marvelous city of Srinagar, which can be reached by road or air.
The biggest attraction of the city is the sparkling Dal Lake, which offers unforgettable experiences such as a shikara ride and a stay on the luxurious houseboats which glide amidst the lake. Some other places in the city which deserve a special mention are the alluring Mughal Gardens, Shankracharya Temple, Hazrat Bal and Pari Mahal. The treasures of Kashmir do not end here, tourists can visit the adventurous skiing spot called Gulmarg, which is also the home to the highest gondola in the world. Pahalgam is another must visit place, with tourist getaways such as Betab Valley, Aru Valley and Baisaran. Adventure lovers can also enjoy the trekking tours and horse riding in Pahalgam, which is also the starting point of the holy journey to Amarnath. Other places worth visiting in Kashmir include Patni Top, Udhampur, Sonmarg, Leh and Kargil.
Rich Culture of Kashmir
Kashmir is not only a paradise because of its natural beauty, but it is astonishingly rice in terms of culture and cuisine too. The food here is absolutely mouth watering and the music and dance is entertaining. Tourists can also carry home some beautiful memories in the form of famous handicrafts, pashmina shawls, saffron and dried fruits, which are found in abundance in this beautiful state. The people of Kashmir are warm and hospitable, which makes a tour of the state even more memorable for many persons who comes here. Kashmir is the state of endless romance too, which makes it an excellent honeymoon option for newlywed couples.
We have the most beautiful memories of your life with an exotic holiday in Kashmir !