Srinagar is one of the beautiful and peaceful places you know and it’s also known as “Switzerland of India” “Land of Lakes and Gardens”. Srinagar is the summer capital of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar is, by far, one of the most beautiful cities to have experienced its journey through India. Houseboats on Dal Lake in Srinagar.
The city is located on both sides of the Jhelum River, known as Vyath in Kashmir. The river passes through the city and passes through the valley, advancing and deep into the Wullar Lake. The city is known for its nine old bridges, which connect the two parts of the city.
There are many lakes and marshes in and around the city. These include Dal, Nigeen, Anchar, and Khusal Sar.
Hoxie is a wetland located near Srinagar. Thousands of migratory birds come to Hokesar from Siberia and other regions during the winter season. Migratory birds from Siberia and Central Asia use wetlands in Kashmir as their transit camps between September and October and again around spring. These wetlands play an important role in maintaining, staging, and breeding a large population of birds in winter. You can go there with your family and friends and enjoy the real beauty of India.
Here are some tourist places you can visit while in Srinagar:-
- Dal Lake
- Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden
- Shankaracharya Hill
- Nishat Garden