The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar lies at an altitude of 1730 meters in the picturesque valley. The attractions in Srinagar comprise lovely rivers and lakes, with charming rows of houseboats floating on them, beautiful blossoming gardens, and verdant woods. The Land of Lakes and Gardens - Srinagar is blessed with several enchanting tourist places that can attract even the most discerning traveler to this magical land. No destination is quite as romantic as Srinagar, no setting as enchanting as Srinagar - rightly termed the "Pride of Kashmir valley". Although the beautiful lakes, wonderful gardens,Temples and Mosques, enchanting waterways, colorful Houseboats are the major tourist attractions in Srinagar.
This beautiful city is also known for its traditional Kashmiri handicrafts items and dry fruits, and even the exciting water sports activities offered here form part of the numerous attractions in Srinagar. Srinagar's allure changes with the passing of each season as every season lends new vistas to the tourist attractions, mesmerizing every one with the splendid beauty. One of the most cherished tourist destinations among those looking for a memorable holiday, Srinagar is a must-visit place on any tour to Jammu and Kashmir.