Kashmir- Heaven on earth,has always been more than a tourist place,it’s a lifetime experience to be in Kashmir.Kashmir is located mostly in the Himalayan Mountains,it’s location attracts thousands of tourists every year.It’s not just limited to sightseeing and beautiful places,there are many other things you can do in Kashmir,which will make your holidays mesmerized and unforgettable lifetime experience.
1. Shikara Ride-Live a beautiful dream
Shikara Ride,one of the most soothing and relaxing experience of a holiday in Kashmir Valley.The two hour Shikara ride will take you many beautiful sights,calm landscapes of Srinagar.Nishat and Shalimar gardens are accessible from Shikara.Shikara can also be used to transport from land to your houseboat.While riding on Shikara,you can get a sight of Halycons and many floating gardens.
2. Trekking-Trek to heaven
Kashmir Great Lakes Trek is a divine treat to eyes,Sights of valleys,mountains and lakes will take you to another world.If you ever wished to treat in lovely landscapes and through green trails,this trek is perfect for your exquisite experience of trekking .
3.Mountaineering- Romance with Adventure
Kashmir,Clear blue Sky and hulking high snow peaks attract mountaineers to accomplish their mountaineering expedition.The Sunset peak is a notable peak climbing expedition and more amateur mountain climbers there are many smaller peaks at an elevation of 5,000 meters in Sonmarg and Pehalgam.
4.Angling and Fishing
Pleasure of fishing and angling in the streams and lakes of Kashmir is immensely rejuvenating.Pehalgam region is called as a paradise for fishing lovers.Enjoy the thrill of angling in snow fed streams and lakes of Kashmir,but it is not allowed if you don’t have a license.You can obtain this license which is valid for a day from Directorate of Fisheries,Jawahar Nagar,Srinagar.
Make a list of must buys
Kashmir is world wide famous for it’s Pashmina Shawls and stoles but there are many other things which you can add to your shopping bag.Vintage maps of Kashmir for your drawing rooms,special green tea leaves,Kashmiri hand woven carpet,antique copper like trays and samovars,willow baskets,Kashmiri jewelry,Spices,bakery items and many more things are available to buy for you and your loved ones.
6. Tantalizing Cuisines and Lakes
Apart from above mentioned must do list in Kashmir,there are many others options to enjoy your stay in Kashmir.Kashmir is also famous for its delicious Kashmiri food,so don’t miss the chance to enjoy these delicacies. Feel your closeness to nature and its creature by having a tour to wildlife sanctuaries.Explore countryside and passes while riding on horse.Horse riding is the best way to enjoy the beauty of Kashmir.if you visit Kashmir in the month of May,June then it’s the most suitable weather to enjoy canoeing at Dal lake ,Nagin lake,Wular Lake. Last but not the least,don’t forget to capture the scenic beauty,amazing sights and lifetime moments in your camera