Jammu and Kashmir is the 6th largest state of India with the inclusion of the region occupied by China and Pakistan. The Kashmir valley is truly the "City blessed by god". This state is completely surrounded by some of the extremely high mountains of the world. This place is the heaven on earth with beautiful lakes, and stunning mountain ranges. You will like you are in the lap of nature. Of course you will experience marvelous adventure here. This place is known for blue rivers, hill torrents, brooks, streams, plateaus, glaciers, and plains. The most significant rivers of these valleys are Ravi, Jhelum, Chenab, and Indus.

Tourist Attractions of Jammu & Kashmir

Srinagar - This place is best known for its amazing rows of floating houseboats and lakes. If you are visiting this city of Jammu and Kashmir, you must visit the Mughal Gardens, the Hari Parbat Fort and the Hazratbal mosque.

Jammu Kashmir Tourism

Gulmarg - People love to go to this hilly resort in Jammu state. You can not forget to visit the Alpather Lake and the Gulmarg biosphere reserves.

Dal Lake - Dal Lake is the major attraction of this Indian state and is one amongst the most charming lakes of India. It is surrounded by various orchards and gardens and you will see hundreds of houseboats floating on the lake.

Pahalgam - The Pahalgam valley is connected to Amarnath yatra that takes place every year. This is popular for the outdoor activities associated such as trekking, golf, horse riding, and fishing.

Nagin Lake - Yeah, this is an everlasting experience for tourists and is surely a paradise for those who want peace and calmness. At its bank, you can have fun in the lake club, a tea pavilion and a bar.

Sonamarg - Jammu and Kashmir is incomplete without visiting Sonamarg. This golden meadow is situated at an average altitude of 2740 meters. It is the real gateway for Ladakh.

Wullar Lake - We can not miss on Wullar lake which drives streams of water from Jhelum river and is situated 60 Km away from Srinagar. It is the fresh water lake of India.

Other places to surely visit when traveling to Jammu and Kashmir are Zanskar, Sanasar, Patnitop, Kargil, Leh, Krimchi, and Yusmarg. You must see these places and feel the paradise experience. You will just love it.

How to Reach

By Air: There are 3 airports in this state situated in Leh, Jammu and Srinagar. You will get flights from chief airlines of India such as Jet Airways and Indian Airlines.

By Train: The Railway services of Jammu and Kashmir are also appreciable. The major and highly preferred railway station of this state is Jammu Tawi. This railway station serves various important trains thus linked to other states and cities of Country very well.

By Road: The roads connected to this state are smooth and mind blowing. This state offers good road network with the significant neighbor cities such as Manali, Shimla, Pathankot, Delhi, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Chandigarh, Ambala and Amritsar.