About Kashmir Tourism

With apple orchards, saffron fields, glittering lakes & breathtaking meadows, Kashmir, in the union territory of Jammu & Kashmir, draws the attention of tourists from across the globe. With tranquil settings, magnificent views, and pristine nature, Kashmir is a perfect holiday destination that should be visited once in a lifetime.

Kashmir is an ideal destination to plan a family tour and honeymoon holiday in India. The picturesque Gulmarg, Srinagar, Pahalgam or Sonmarg, make a holiday with family, or honeymoon in Kashmir a wonderful experience. Kashmir is even home to the popular Amarnath Cave which calls the ardent devotees Lord Shiva from across the world.

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Best Time to Visit Kashmir


Summer Season in Kashmir (March till June, Temperature 15°C to 30°C)

Summer Season in Kashmir is the most popular season, the climate is ideal for tourist, morning and evening are pleasant. You can enjoy shikara ride at Dal Lake and Nigeen Lake. Hotel and resorts of Kashmir are usually packed during this period thus it is advisable to book your tour well in advance


Monsoon Season in Kashmir (July to September, Temperature 13°C to 17°C)

Monsoon in Kashmir begins from July to August when the region receives rainfall. During monsoon everything in Kashmir becomes beautiful and lush green. August is the perfect time to witness apple picking in Kashmir. People usually prefer this time as you usually tends to get good flight and hotel deals during this time. Amarnath yatra also happens during this period of time.


Winter Season in Kashmir (October to February, Temperature -2°C to 12°C)

Winter season from November to February is the best time to witness snowfall in Kashmir, during this period honeymooners usually prefer to come and you can also enjoy skiing in Gulmrg.

Best Places to Visit in Kashmir Valley



Home to the popular Dal and Nigeen Lake where one can enjoy Shikara ride or stay at a houseboat.



A dreamlike winter wonderland where adventure enthusiasts can get the best skiing experience in India.



Boasting scenic beauty, Pahalgam is the base for the religious trek to Amarnath- the abode of Lord Shiva.



Sonmarg is an ideal holiday destination for nature & adventure lovers.



A perfect holiday destination in Kashmir valley for all those looking for a solace and piece of mind.



The unexplored, charming & historical town of Achabal in Kashmir Valley is a great delight for photographers which gives a chance to...

Top Things to Do in Kashmir Valley


Gondola Ride

One of the world’s highest operating cable cars in Gulmarg that offers awe-inspiring views of nature.


Horse Riding

The best adventure activity to explore the breathtaking beauty of the countryside.


Shikara Riding

One of the best rides which take place on Dal Lake and Nigeen Lake in Srinagar


Skiing in Gulmarg

Gulmarg, which is home to some of the best slopes in the world, is the best place for skiing adventure lovers during the...


Mountain Biking in Kashmir

Explore the gorgeous view of exotic landscapes & breathtaking mountains of Kashmir valley with the most thrilling & adventours...


Trekking in Kashmir

Enjoy spectacular and enchanting views of mountains, pristine lakes, lush-green meadows & get unlimited adventure with....

How to Reach Kashmir?


By Air

Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport in Srinagar offers regular flights that connect Kashmir to other major cities of India. It is also the most preferred way to reach Kashmir by travellers.


By Train

At this moment there is no railway station in Srinagar, the railway station from Srinagar is Jammu Tawi, which is around 300 kms away from Srinagar. Work on Kashmir railways is under progress and soon we will have direct railway connectivity to Kashmir also.


By Bus

NH 1 and NH 44 connect Kashmir to the major cities of India.


Encompassing serenity, Kashmir has outstanding accommodation options offering commendable hospitality to the tourists. The hotels and resorts in Kashmir, ranging from budget to luxury, offer top-notch services and promise to make your stay a pleasant and memorable one. Whether you are looking for a heritage experience, mountain retreat, or rendezvous with nature, the hotels and resorts in every tourist destinations of Kashmir Valley promise to offer you complete relaxation.

Top Things to Do in Kashmir

The unparalleled beauty of Kashmir offers the travellers a number of things to do. From a Shikara ride in Srinagar to trekking to the alpine lakes; from skiing in Gulmarg during the winter season to river rafting in Pahalgam; Kashmir has numerous activities for tourists that makes Kashmir tour an exciting one.

The wildlife lovers can visit Dachigam National Park to catch the sight of the Himalayan animals and birds. Being home to the popular Amarnath Cave and the gleaming Hazratbal Shrine, Kashmir offers pilgrimage opportunities to the devotees.

A trip to Kashmir is incomplete without savouring the delectable food and shopping from a wide variety of handicrafts. Apart from this, there are many activities for kids too to enjoy when holidaying in Kashmir.

Cuisine of Kashmir

Kashmir is not only pleasing to the eyes but does wonders to the taste buds with lip-smacking delicacies. Although rice has been the staple food of Kashmir since ancient times, the region has a wide array of food items that are mild in taste, rich in flavour and are particularly seasoned with saffron. The cuisine of Kashmir is strongly influenced by the Mughals and so the food here is predominantly non-vegetarian, with chicken, mutton and fish, being the prime ingredients.

Tourist Attractions in Kashmir

Dolled up with pristine nature, Kashmir has many popular tourist attractions that are perfect for those planning a family vacation, holiday with friends, pilgrimage tour, adventure, and a honeymoon. In the most popular attractions of Kashmir Tourism, Dal and Nigeen Lake in Srinagar, one can enjoy a unique stay at the houseboat or enjoy a Shikara ride. The beautiful alpine lakes like Tarsar Marsar, Gadsar, Vishnasar lakes, offer adventure lovers the best trekking experience.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the best time to explore Kashmir Valley?

The winter season, from October to February, is the best time to explore Kashmir. During this time, you can enjoy the snowfall, skiing, Gondola riding and other adventure activities. For family and honeymoon vacationers, this is the best time to plan a visit to Kashmir Valley. However, summer and monsoon seasons are also great for visiting the Kashmir Valley.

Q. What is the best way to reach Kashmir?

The best way to reach Kashmir is by air, with the major airport of Kashmir Valley being Srinagar Airport, or Sheikh-Ul-Alam International Airport. It operates flights to the major cities of India like Delhi, Goa, Mumbai, Jammu and Bangalore. Some of the flights which operate from this airport are Air India, IndiGo, GoAir and Jet Airways.

Q. What are the best places in Kashmir for tourists?

The best places for sightseeing and exploration for tourists in Kashmir Valley are Srinagar, Gulmarg, Sonmarg, Yusmarg, Pahalgam and Gurez Valley.

Q. What kind of activities one can do in Kashmir?

The various kinds of activities that can do in Kashmir Valley are Shikara ride on Dal Lake, Skiing in Gulmarg, Horse Riding in Gulmarg and Pahalgam, Mountain Biking in Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Sonmarg, Trekking and Golfing in Gulmarg.

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