A dream-like honeymoon in Kashmir
A land blessed with natural beauty in abundance, no wonder Kashmir is one of the most visited honeymoon destinations in the country.
The snow clad mountains and the beautiful valleys carpeted by exotic flowers make Kashmir literally a paradise on the earth. The rivers, mountains and the gardens of Kashmir are dream destinations that you could explore with the love of your life.
This land will definitely make you fall in love it forever. Here are some places in Kashmir that you could explore with your partner.
A shikar or houseboat ride on the Dal Lake will be a great experience for the couple. It is a great way to explore this exotic land. It is one of the most iconic attractions of Kashmir. The city is surrounded by Dal, Nagin Lake and Anchar Lake.
Visit Srinagar anytime other than the winter to have this surreal experience as the Dal Lake will be frozen during the winter. Other activities you should explore here include water rafting and kayaking.
While you are in Srinagar don't forget to go for shopping the Pashmina shawls and the handicraft products available there are great and you will sure treasure them forever.
Gulmarg is the perfect place you to have some adventure. The literal meaning of Gulmarg means the meadow of flowers. Like the name suggests it is blessed with beautiful gardens and the valley of flowers. The place has an enchanting beauty that would make you spellbound. It is a popular skiing destination.
The Gulmarg Gondola is one of the highest in the world and ferries about 600 people per hour. Other important destinations are Frozen Lake, Khilanmarg, from where you could enjoy the panoramic views of the Nanga Parbat, the Himalayas, and the twin peaks of Nun and Kun), and Bota Pathri (Nagin Valley).
Pahalgam is another popular hill station in Kashmir. The hanging glacier Kolohoi Glacier is a great attraction here. The places of interest include Aru, meadows of Baisaran and white rafting on the river Lidder.
You shouldn't also miss the enchanting beauty of Kokernag. It has got great landscapes and the waterfall that gushes through the thickly wooded hills at Kokerang is a major attraction. The alluring beauty of botanical and rose gardens also attracts a lot of honeymooners. The place also has a pleasant and fragrant air due to the flowers.
Sonmarg is a popular honeymoon destination that is also famous for trout fishing. Vishansar Lake that is at an elevation of 3710 meters is visually stunning as it is surrounded by lush green meadows and alpine flowers. The lake freezes during the winter season and is a great place to visit with your spouse.
Other places of interest in Kashmir are Udhampur, Badgam, Gurez and Pulwama.