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  • Lakes
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Dal Lake, Srinagar
Dal Lake, Srinagar
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 36
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  • Type: Lake
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 causeways and can be... Read More »
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  • Caves
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Amarnath Cave, Srinagar
Amarnath Cave, Srinagar
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Ranked 2 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Cave
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 feet in length, 15 ft... Read More »
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Jama Masjid, Srinagar
Jama Masjid, Srinagar
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Mosque
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 tower, prayer halls, 370... Read More »
Shupiyan, Srinagar
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Village
Shupiyan is one of the beautiful places located in the vicinity of Srinagar and is known as the ‘Apple Town of Kashmir’. The site is popular for supplying apples to the markets all across India. Apart from this, Aharbal Waterfall, Rambi Ara, Jama Masjid, Kungwatan, Kowsernag,... Read More »
Burzahom, Srinagar
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Historic Place
Burzahom holds archaeological importance and is situated to the north-west of Shalimar Gardens. It is the first Neolithic site that was exposed in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The word Burzahom means 'place of birth' in the local language and is known to have ancient artefacts dating... Read More »
Dachigam Wildlife Sanctuary, Srinagar
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Ranked 6 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
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. Situated at an average... Read More »
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  • Gurudwara
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Rainwari, Srinagar
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Gurudwara
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 Padshahi Gurudwara. Chatti... Read More »
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  • Gardens
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Mughal Gardens, Srinagar
Mughal Gardens, Srinagar
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
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 Bagh, Shalimar Bagh,... Read More »
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Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden, Srinagar
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Ranked 9 of 36
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  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
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 known to have more... Read More »
Nishat Bagh, Srinagar
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Ranked 10 of 36
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  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
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 with Zabarwan Hills... Read More »
Nagin Lake, Srinagar
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Lake
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 to Dal Lake, which... Read More »
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Manasbal Lake, Srinagar
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 36
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  • Type: Lake
  • Entry: Paid
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 lakes, which is full of... Read More »
Shalimar Gardens, Srinagar
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Ranked 13 of 36
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  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
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 'Abode of... Read More »
Hazratbal Mosque, Srinagar
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Mosque
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 with a fusion of... Read More »
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Shankaracharya Temple, Srinagar
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Temple
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 beautiful view of... Read More »
Rozabal shrine, Srinagar
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Place of Worship
Roza Bal Shrine is situated in Khanyar District in Srinagar, which is being claimed by both Muslims and Christians. Muslims believe that this shrine is a tomb of a saint named Yuz Asaf, whereas several researchers believe that this Shrine has the holy body of Jesus Christ. This shrine is also... Read More »
Sri Pratap Singh Museum, Srinagar
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Sri Pratap Singh Museum holds historical importance, as it was the erstwhile summer place of the kings of the princely state of Kashmir. The museum was established in 1898, which houses some of the rare terracotta heads of 3rd century that were collected from the Buddhist site in Ushkur. It also... Read More »
Wullar Lake, Srinagar
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Lake
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 king Zain-ul-abidin... Read More »
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Hari Parbat Fort, Srinagar
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Fort
  • Entry: Paid
Hari Parbat Fort is situated to the western side of the Dal Lake, which is an ancient Mughal Fort. This fort was built in 18th century by Atta Muhammad Khan, an Afghan governor. The surrounding walls of this fort were constructed by the Mughal Emperor Akbar in 1590. This place is currently... Read More »
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Chinar Bagh, Srinagar
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 36
Places to Visit in Srinagar
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
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 idea to present... Read More »
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