The mountains are covered with snow, the landscapes are plush green and the waving tall trees touching the clouds perfectly define the beauty of Jammu and Kashmir. The fourth Mughal emperor Jahangir was so impressed by the scenic beauty of this place that he called Kashmir, heaven on earth, in his words he said “Agar Firdaus Bar Ru-E-Zaminast, Hamiast O-Hamiast O-Hami-ast” which means if there is heaven on earth, it here, it is here, it is here.
And so it is indeed true, till date the place is featuring the same charm and same grandeur. All sightseers who Travel to India and visit Kashmir feel the same while watching the beauty of the place. But Jammu and Kashmir is not only about the beauty and nature; there are so many other things that you can do while you would be on your India Holiday Packages in Kashmir.
We Have Organized a Collective List of Things to Can Do in Jammu and Kashmir. Here We Start….
- Ride in Shikara
- Camel Safari
- Hot Air Balloon Ride
- Wildlife Tourism
1. Ride in Shikara
The beauty of Jammu and Kashmir is spectacular and what enhance the beauty is the beautifully carved wooden boats called Shikara and is featuring as the major tourist attractions of the state. Shikara ride is so much popular in the region that it has now become a captivating aspect of Jammu and Kashmir Tourism. For best Shikara rides, the Dal Lake and the Nagin Lake in the region are the best places where you can enjoy travelling through the lakes while watching the scenic surrounding of the city.
Amazing and beautiful, the state of Jammu and Kashmir is filled with white serene snow approx most of the time during the year. Thus it allows travellers to indulge themselves in some of the most adventurous winter sports activities. There are many places such as Sonamarg, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Yusmarg that welcomes you with all open arms spreading the white carpet for you. All these places are famous of winter sports activities like ice-skating. January and February are the best months for Ice-Skating in Kashmir. Every year, Srinagar organizes Ice-Skating Championship as annual sports fests.
3. Camel Safari
Yes… we are talking about the camel safari… and nope!! We are not going to tell you about Rajasthan. Generally the camel safari are famous in the hot region of Rajasthan but if you wish to experience this unique and amazing safari, you must visit Jammu and Kashmir during your India Tourism. Laddakh region, the cold and barren is famous for camel safari. Travellers during their camel safari will love to explore the silver sands of the region which is layered with the lsh green surrounding grassland. The magnificent mountains wrapped around with the snow and tall green alpine tree in the backdrop will be memorable. To be exact, Diskit in the Nubra Balley Region is the best place to enjoy the camel safari.
4. Hot Air Balloon Ride
Exploring the beauty of the Jammu and Kashmir is amazing, but what enhances your travel experience is the exploring of the beauty via air. For all adventure lovers who love to spend their holidays while doing vivid adventurous activities, this travelling through skies via Hot Air Balloon is something of worth experience and in demand. The ride of hot air balloon is actually a major centre of attraction among the travellers. Tourist from all around the world can cherish the beauty of the city from a bird eye view.
Well, well, well…. Here’s we have come up with the activity which is loved and cherish by everyone. Photography in this beautiful region will give you the most amazing shots that would ever capture. The plush meadows, the snowcapped mountains, white carpeted landscape and deep green valleys will make a perfect scene to capture in your camera roll. If you are travelling through the pleasing alley of Kashmir or if you are roaming across the vivid hues of Laddakh, each and every place will urge you capture the scenic beauty of this charismatic place.
6. Wildlife Tourism
Jammu and Kashmir is one of the best places which is not only blessed with some really exotic natural scenes but also blessed with a wide range of flora and fauna that will make your Wildlife Tourism exciting and memorable. While some want to spend their holidays doing adventurous activities and some want to spend their time with Mother Nature. For Latter, Kashmir house for over 7 National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries that is filled with an exciting panorama of fauna and flora that will excites every nature lovers. Presence of red fox, musk deer, golden eagles, marmot will make your North India Tours unforgettable.
Other Things to Do in Jammu and Kashmir
All these 6 activities are the one which are most famous among the travellers. While you would be travelling to Jammu and Kashmir, you can also indulge yourself with some of these other activities such as Monastery Tour, Water Skiing, Camping, Snow-boarding, rafting and dinning with some exotic Kashmiri delicacies that will linger in your memories for the rest of your life.