Tourist Places in Srinagar

Places to Visit in Srinagar

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Srinagar Average Rating - 5.9/7 1 based on 5820 Ratings

Srinagar is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Srinagar is, however, mostly preferred by Family, Couple. The best season or months to visit places in Srinagar are April, May, June, July, August, September, October. There are 52 tourist places in Srinagar, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Srinagar can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Srinagar for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Srinagar Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Srinagar, browse through photos & pictures, explore Srinagar using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Srinagar, which are great places to visit, are Betab Valley, Shankaracharya Hill, , Rainwari, Sonamarg. Srinagar can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Srinagar Tourist Places



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Dal Lake, Srinagar
  • Type: Lake
Dal Lake, Srinagar
Rank 1
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6.1/ 7 1
124 Ratings & 93 Reviews
Dal Lake remains crowded throughout the year and is popularly known for its houseboats and Shikaras. This lake covers an area of about 26 sq. km. and has a long shore line of approximately 15.5 km. It is divided intro four different sections that are connected through four... Read More »
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Mughal Gardens, Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Mughal Gardens, Srinagar
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 52
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Average Rating
5.6/ 7 1
34 Ratings & 27 Reviews
Mughal Gardens is constructed to the east of Dal Lake and is situated close to the Srinagar city. It is second in size to the Shalimar Bagh in the Kashmir Valley and is known for its terraced lawns, fountains and flowerbeds. This garden is situated near Pari Mahal, Nishat... Read More »
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Shankaracharya Temple, Srinagar
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6.4/ 7 1
25 Ratings & 21 Reviews
Shankaracharya Temple is said to be constructed around 200 BC by Jaluka, who was the son of Emperor Ashoka. It is located on the top of Shankaracharya Hill, known as Takht-e-Sulaiman, which is around 1,100 ft above the main city. From the top of this hill, visitors can have a... Read More »
Nishat Bagh, Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Nishat Bagh, Srinagar
Rank 4
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6/ 7 1
19 Ratings & 16 Reviews
Nishat Bagh was constructed in 1633 by Abdul Hasan Asaf Khan, brother of Nur Jahan and father of Mumtaz Mahal. It is among the largest Mughal Gardens built in the region, which has some of the rare species of flowers and artefacts. The bagh is located on the banks of Dal Lake... Read More »
"Nice place"4 weeks ago "The Royal Garden"1 month ago
Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden, Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden, Srinagar
Rank 5
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Average Rating
6/ 7 1
15 Ratings & 11 Reviews
Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden is situated at the foothills of Zabarwan Mountains, which is near the banks of Dal Lake. This garden is around 8 km from Srinagar and is known for annual Tulip Festival that continues for 7 days. It is one of the spacious gardens in Srinagar and is... Read More »
Chashm-e-Shahi Gardens, Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Chashm-e-Shahi Gardens, Srinagar
Rank 6
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6.1/ 7 1
16 Ratings & 10 Reviews
Chashm-e-Shahi Gardens was established in 1632, which extends with a length of 108 m and breadth of 38 m. This is the smallest among all the Mughal Gardens in Srinagar, which is also called as Royal Spring. It is situated close to the Nehru Memorial Park and has three... Read More »
Shalimar Gardens, Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Shalimar Gardens, Srinagar
Rank 7
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5.6/ 7 1
12 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Shalimar Bagh is one of the beautiful gardens in Srinagar, which is regarded as the monument of love. It was built in 1616 by Mughal Emperor Jahangir for his wife, Nur Jahan. This garden houses four terraces, fountains and a canal. The highest terrace at this site is known as... Read More »
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Amarnath Cave, Srinagar
  • Type: Cave
Amarnath Cave, Srinagar
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 52
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Average Rating
6.4/ 7 1
11 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Amarnath Cave, one of the prime attractions of the destination, is located at an average altitude of 3,888 m above sea level. Believed to be 5,000 years old, the cave is considered as an integral part of ancient Hindu mythology and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The cave is 60... Read More »
Hazratbal Mosque, Srinagar
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5.9/ 7 1
9 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Hazratbal Mosque is known by several names like Asar-e-Sharif, Dargah Sharif and Madinat-us-Sani. This shrine is situated on the banks of Dal Lake and is opposite to Nishat Bagh. It is a white marble mosque which has large mountains in the backdrop. The mosque has been built... Read More »
"Good religious experience"7 days ago "An unique shrine"2 months ago
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Nagin Lake, Srinagar
Rank 10
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4.6/ 7 1
7 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Nagin Lake is also called as the 'Jewel in the Ring', which is situated on the backdrop of the Dal Lake. There is a narrow causeway separating this Nagin Lake and the Dal Lake, where tourists can spot numerous houseboats and Shikaras. It is an isolated lake as compared... Read More »
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Pari Mahal or Quntilon, Srinagar
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 52
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5.6/ 7 1
7 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Pari Mahal refers to the 'House of Fairies', which is also popularly known as 'Quntilon'. This monument is located above the Chashm-e-Shahi Gardens and was once a Buddhist monastery. It later became a school of astrology that got huge promotion by Dara Shikoh,... Read More »
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Jama Masjid, Srinagar
  • Type: Mosque
Jama Masjid, Srinagar
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 52
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5.9/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Jama Masjid is one of the oldest mosques in Srinagar, which has been destroyed and restored several times. It is considered to be a monument of Islamic architecture and has a building that does not have any topped dome. This mosque was constructed in 1674 with four spires... Read More »
"Nice mosque"2 months ago "What a Great Mosque"Apr 3, 2014
Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary, Srinagar
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary, Srinagar
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 52
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Average Rating
6.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions renowned for offering natural habitat to rare Kashmir stag Hangul and black and brown bears. Surrounded by mountains and beautiful flora, the sanctuary sprawls across an area of around 141 sq. km.... Read More »
Wullar Lake, Srinagar
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 52
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Average Rating
5.7/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Wullar Lake is considered to be the largest fresh water lake in India, which also serves as a natural reservoir in the region. This lake draws water from Jhelum River and is home to different species of birds. Situated amidst this lake are the remains of an island built by the... Read More »
"Second to pangong lake"Oct 16, 2013 "Wullar Lake!"Sep 7, 2013
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Chinar Bagh, Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Chinar Bagh, Srinagar
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 52
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Average Rating
5.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Chinar Bagh, also known as Chinar Bagh Heritage Park or Boene Bagh, is a newly developed park in the destination. The park is constructed by Tourism Department at a cost of around 3 crore rupees. Being an abode of Britishers during their rule, the park is developed with an... Read More »
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Manasbal Lake, Srinagar
  • Type: Lake
  • Entry: Paid
Manasbal Lake, Srinagar
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 52
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Average Rating
6/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Manasbal Lake is situated at around 30 km north of the main city of Srinagar, which is the summer capital of the state of Jammu & Kashmir. This lake is surrounded by villages like Jarokbal, Gratbal and Kondabal. It is regarded as one of the supreme gems of all Kashmir... Read More »
Charar-i-Sharif, Srinagar
  • Type: Place of Worship
Charar-i-Sharif, Srinagar
Rank 17
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6.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Charar-i-Sharif is a holy shrine which is situated around 28 km from Srinagar. This shrine is more than 600 years old and is commonly known as Hazrat Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Wali. It was built for commemorating Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Noorani, who was a Sufi Muslim saint. The saint was... Read More »
"Excellent Experience"Sep 10, 2013
Jyeshtheswara temple, Srinagar
  • Type: Temple
Jyeshtheswara temple, Srinagar
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 52
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6.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Jyeshtheswara Temple holds various myths and beliefs as it is considered to be built by Pandavas during 5th century. Some other researchers believe that this temple was built in 6th century by king Gopaditya and others believe that it was constructed by Jaluka, son of Emperor... Read More »
"Nice Temple"Oct 23, 2013
  • Type: Valley
Sonamarg, Srinagar
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 52
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Average Rating
6.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
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  • Type: Gurudwara
Rainwari, Srinagar
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 52
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Average Rating
6/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Rainawari is a sacred site in Srinagar, which houses a gurudwara. It is surrounded by beautiful mountains and has cool and pleasant weather conditions. The gurudwara at this place was constructed by the sixth guru of Sikh, Guru Hargobind Sahib ji, who named it as Chatti... Read More »
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