Srinagar - A wonderful Summer Destination

Srinagar a wonderful summer destination of India. The hills station of Srinagar is one of the best places to visit during summers. Drenched in history and crowned with snow-capped hills this city is a tourist's paradise.

Srinagar ? A wonderful Summer Destination

Srinagar the summer destination of India is a beautiful hill station in the state of Jammu and Kashmir and is known for its breathtaking beauty. The hill station houses the capital of state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is an admired tourist destination in its own right. Ideally snuggled in the Kashmir Valley on the banks of the Jhelum River the city is world renowned for its picturesque beauty that has earned many an admirers. Inextricably dotted with lakes and houseboats, the city offers a heavenly experience to tourists and visitors who come to the city to explore this captivating beauty.

Srinagar the summer destination of repute is well known for its handicrafts and tourists visiting this city often buy it as a souvenir. The literal meaning of the word Srinagar is place of wealth and abundance and the city well justifies its name. Tourism in Srinagar is a flourishing industry as it features pleasant climate, heart warming hospitality and plethora of tourist options that keeps tourists enthralled during their tour to Srinagar. The city features an alpine climate; the summers are pleasant while winters are extremely cold.

Srinagar is replete with numerous tourist attractions Dal Lake, Wular Lake, Hazratbal Shrine, Shankaracharya Temple, Khanqah-e-Molla and Jama Masjid. Besides, the city offers excellent opportunity for adventure sports.

The hill station of Srinagar is well connected by air and there are daily flights from Delhi. The city is also well connected by road networks. There is no rail connectivity to Srinagar and nearest railway station is Jammu Tavi. The people of Srinagar are considered well behaved. There are accommodations of every budget in city. However a stay in a houseboat in Srinagar could be best experience of your life.