Visit and Do
You will have endless options to see and do if you are in Srinagar. The place is popular for tits scenic places, temples, mosque, lakes, mountains and much more.
The most famous Dal Lake is the first thing to see. The lake is having dazzling water in sunlight and at night in moon light with beautiful backdrop of majestic Himalayas. Full of colourful houseboats and Shikaras the place looks like heaven especially as romantic destination. Other famous lakes are Nagin lake Wular lake etc.Another thing to see here is the rayal gardens of Srinagar. Most famous is Mughla garden. The garden is full of colourful flowers and very well-manicured. Lush green surroundings of the garden will mesmerise you and you can spend hours here. Other popular gardens are Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh and Chashme Shahi garden etc. and all are really worth to see.Pari mahal(house of fairies) is a beautiful historical monument which is situated near Chashme Shahi garden. The place is very beautiful and a proud witness of rich culture of Mughals. Sri pratap Singh museum is also good to see and you can get all the information about history and culture of Srinagar. Lots of religious places are also here to visit if you are interested. You can get the impressions of Mughal culture all over and the things will amazed you. You can start from Jama masjid and Hajrat bal Majid. Both mosques are very old and example of unique Mughal architecture. Both places are important shrine of Muslim community even now and lots of devotees come here all the time. Dastgir shahi shrine is also equally popular. Shakracharya temple is another popular religiou place to visit.If you are shopaholic then lots of things are here to buy so you can shop till drop in real sense. Go for world famous Pashmina shawls and Kashmiri carpets. You can buy local made wooden handicrafts, paper mashie items and local funky trinkets. Dry fruits and saffron are also must pick. Trekking and hiking are most popular outdoor activities here. Try it.