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Jammu and Kashmir is the northern most Himalayan state in the country of India.This is the only state in India which has two capitals. Jammu serves as the capital in winter and Srinagar serves as the capital in summer. House boating is the main tourist activity in Srinagar. The beautiful house boats of Srinagar floats in the enchanting Dal Lake. Jammu and Kashmir also contains one of the most visited temples in India such as the Vaishno Devi temple at Amarnath. It is estimated that over half million people visit this temple during the festive season. The important places to visit in Jammu and Kashmir are Jammu, Kashmir, Leh, Ladakh, Katra, and Srinagar. The Kashmir valley stretches over a distance of 84 miles from south-east to north-west.
The climate in this valley is cooler than Jammu. In October the temperature falls below 10 degree Celsius and it is the time when the tourism cease. Leh is situated at a height of 3500m above the sea level. The Leh palace is the prime attraction here which was erected by a king named Sengge Namgyal in the 17th centaury. Katra is situated at the baseof the Trikuta Mountains. The Vaishno Devi temple is located in the Trikuta Mountains. This makes the city of Katra also a busy place. Katra is at a distance of 42km from Jammu. Ladakh is famous for its provisions for trekking. During winter the temperature here may drop below -20 degree Celsius. Jammu is the winter capital and it is a home for lot of temples, hence the name City of Temples. All the requirements needed to visit all these places are provided in our tour packages in Kashmir ensuring safe and enjoyable stay in Kashmir.
The prime attraction in Srinagar is the beautiful Dal Lake houseboats. Dal Lake has a length of 8km and it is the second largest lake in the state spread over an area of 26sq km. There are some small islands towards the western part of the lake. Flower plants are cultivated on boats known as floating gardens. It is truly a mesmerizing view to watch these gardens float in the lake. You won’t ever forget the time you spent on these house boats and the magical attraction that the Dal Lake offers. The history of houseboats dates back to the time of British rule in India. When land grants are taken away from the people of Jammu they made these house boats their home.
Our tour packages provide you with all the requirements necessary for making your stay in Jammu enjoyable. You can get the best of the house boats that can take you to see all the beautiful locations in the Dal Lake. These house boats are very spacious and are decorated well. It will grant you a luxurious and cozy ride through the Dal Lake. There will be a cook and a caretaker for you in every house boats. Never miss an opportunity to enjoy this delightful ride in the house boats
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Bountifully blessed by nature, Kashmir is a home of majestic mountains, romantic rivers, snow covered valley and lovable Mughal gardens. The paradise look of nature along with the salubrious climate makes the valley of Kashmir and its surrounding natural landscape a suitable site for ideal holiday and honeymoon escape.
The well descript Kashmir is a part of the one of the most attractive state of Jammu and Kashmir which lies on the northwestern region of the Indian subcontinent. It is one of the only valleys in the state that serves as the resting site for all travelers. It is also an important center for all religious community that are found in the state and among which Hinduism and Buddhism are the main religion practice within the state.
As the valley lies just right in between the Great Himalayas and the Pir Panjal mountain ranges, its scenery is extremely awesome and as the area serves as a suitable trading route it has a great neighboring countries influences and thus you will find some of parts of the valley are of Indian-administered state of Jammu and Kashmir which means most of the parts of Jammu and Ladakh while some other part of it belongs to Pakistani-administered area like Gilgit and Baltistan and the Azad Kashmir provinces all belongs to them and the rest few areas are occupied and are under Chinese-administered regions of Aksai Chin and Trans-karakoram tract and so if you planing a trip to kashmiryou will come across varieties of attractions of the mix culture and others.
If you travel with vacation tour packages in Kashmir, its packages will take you to different places and different attraction area and also give you variety of activities and excitement options and most of the packages tours includes visit and excursion to many places and most probably the places such as Srinagar, Pahalgam, Ladakh and Jammu are sure to come across if you travel trip with such type of packages. The above mention sites along with some areas like Sonamarg and Gulmarg are most frequented area and are well sought after by almost every tourist visitors.
For honeymoon in Kashmir, the places such as Srinagar, Gulmarg, Sonmarg and Pahalgam are some of the beautiful nature adorned area where you can be all alone with your beloved spouse and enjoy peace, serenity and tranquility of nature and take pleasure in the amusing the beautiful enthralling attractive picturesque scenery. If you go to places like Srinagar, what you can do is to take up houseboat ride, get lose for sometime in the charming lake of Kashmir totally away from the noise of the busy city live. For those romantic escape like honeymoon for couples houseboat cruise is one of the best way to enjoy privacy, comfort, peace, serenity and enjoyment of adventure dating.
But for those coming for travel to kashmir besides houseboat cruise there are lots of adventure thrilling activities in Gulmarg and Ladakh, it will be much exciting to take up such places for holiday escape. Thus Kashmir is a home of nature and has something for all types’ travelers.
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