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3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

 

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

When you visit to Srinagar, I am pretty sure that the beauty of this place will never disappoint you in exploring the stunning views, and must visit places in Srinagar. So, today I am sharing the 3 best attractive things to do in Srinagar.

Srinagar is situated in the Kashmir region in the state of Jammu & Kashmir on the banks of the Jhelum river. Also Srinagar is the summer capital of Jammu & Kashmir state in India.

 

Weather conditions of Srinagar: When you are planning to visit Srinagar the only thing need to be care of is it’s weather because Srinagar remains cool place throughout the year. Summers are generally warmer but nights in summer are cool too and in winter the temperature drops below freezing point at night because of heavy snowfall. But I need to suggest you snowfall and the mesmerising view of Srinagar is treat for every tourist to explore this beautiful paradise on Earth. So you must keep your woolen clothes in your itinerary even in summers too.

Ways to reach at Srinagar:

By Air: To reach at Srinagar, the nearest airport is at Srinagar which also operates international flights to Dubai and also regular domestic flights to Leh, Jammu, Chandigarh, Delhi and Mumbai.

By Road: The best way to reach at Srinagar by road from Jammu city is by taxi-car or by bus which is about 270 kms away. The total time  to reach to Srinagar from Jammu is 9 hours approximately. So, you need to start your journey early about 7 or 8 am. But if you are nature lover then try to reach Srinagar from Jammu by road.

 

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

These are the best attractive things to do in Srinagar:

1. Tourist places to visit in Srinagar: Srinagar is truly one of the most dazzling destinations for large number of globetrotters and families visit Srinagar from all over the world every year. So, let’s see the famous places to visit in Srinagar:

Dal lake: When ever  the tourist plans to visit Srinagar the one thing that comes in the mind is to experience shikara ride on Dal lake. Also the stay at Houseboats on Dal lake is must.

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

Nishat Bagh: Nishat Bagh is a famous Mughal garden built on the eastern side of the Dal Lake and is the largest Mughal garden in Kashmir valley. The 12-terraced garden has beautiful flowering trees and regal Chinars. You will also see that this garden has water canals flowing down the middle which really looks beautiful.

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

Shaimar Bagh: Shalimar Bagh is an another famous Mughal Garden in Srinagar built on the northeast side of Dal Lake and is also marked by the presence of terraces that are separated by water channels. Must visit place to explore in Srinagar.

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

2. Religious places to visit in Srinagar: If you are touring any place in India your trip is will not complete until you explore some famous religious places around that area. So Srinagar is to known for some popular religious places to explore the vibrant Indian culture.

Shankracharya Temple: Shankracharya temple is one of the most famous temple you will visit in Srinagar and  is built on Shankracharya hill at a height of approximately  1,000 feet. The view of Srinagar from the temple is treat to explore by everyone. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The tourists visiting Srinagar visit this  temple especially lot of pilgrims visit the temple during the Amarnath Yatra. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. To reach at temple complex you need  to cover 243 steps and another 8-10 steps from there to the temple hall.

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

Kheer Bhawani Temple: Kheer Bhawani temple is a temple dedicated to the Goddess Kheer Bhavani constructed over a sacred spring. The worship of Kheer Bhawani is universal among the Kashmiri Hindus. The term kheer refers to rice pudding that is offered in the spring to propitiate the Goddess, which became part of the name of the temple.

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

Amarnath Cave: Amaranth cave is the most popular Hindu shrine located in Kashmir region situated at an altitude of 3,888m where devotees reach by trekking. To reach at Amaranth cave  2 months annual Amaranth yatra took place in the month of July and August to get blessings from Lord Shiva.

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

3. Shopping at Srinagar : Srinagar is not only popular all over the world for its gardens, lakes, houseboats and shikaras but is also known for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts, particularly woolen shawls and carpets. Apart from these Saffron, apples and dry fruits are also commonly traded here in Srinagar.

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar
Kashmiri shawls

 

3 Best attractive things to do in Srinagar

In the end, I hope you like my blog and my tips will help you to explore Srinagar.

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