Best Places to Visit in Kashmir - "Where the mountains kiss the sky?” Yes, you think rights it “Kashmir” often called “Paradise on earth’’.  Kashmir has it all! It is renowned for its stunning natural beauty, lakes, snow-capped mountains, lush green forest, cultural and amazing local sightseeing. Kashmir has everything to offer to all kinds of travelers. Here are the top 5 Best Places to Visit in Kashmir, this sightseeing in Kashmir  is truly "heaven on earth."



The perfect location to explore Kashmir's beauty, Srinagar (the Summer capital of Jammu and  Kashmir)  is a synonym for majestic views. The Himalayas surround the place and are famous for their unique blend of natural beauty and historic charm. It is located in the heart of Kashmir Valley and is one of the top destinations for travelers due to beautiful local sightseeing. Besides this, if you enjoy garden views, April to October is the best time to visit Srinagar, and for snow activities, December to February is suitable for travelers.

  • Dal Lake is known for its houseboats and shikaras
  • Nishat Bagh
  • Shalimar Bagh
  • Shankaracharya Temple
  • Tulip Garden
  • Pari Mahal
  • Nigeen Lake
  • Local market 



Want to explore winter wonderland? Gulmarg (a popular honeymoon destination)  is one of the Best Places to Visit in Kashmir. A cup-shaped hill station famous among travelers for skiing destinations located in the Pir Prajal range of the Himalayas. In addition, here tourists can explore picturesque landscapes, lush green meadows, and snow-clad moutain, plethora. If you are a trekking and golf lover, visit Gulmarg from April to June, and for skiing and snowboarding Winter (December to February) is best for you.

  • Gulmarg Gondola(higest and logenst cable car in the world)
  • Apharwat Peak(4,200 meters)
  • Gulmarg Golf Course
  • Alpather Lake
  • Baba Reshi Shrine
  • St. Mary's Church



Nicknamed "Meadow of Gold, Sonamarg (nature of masterpiece) is about 2,740 meters above sea level and offers various treks and adventure activities to nature lovers and, adventure enthusiasts. The top destination in Kashmir is also popular for its stunning glaciers and pristine landscapes. Apart from this in the summer month, the place is ideal for trekking, Fishing, pony rides, and camping, the autumn season offers clear skies, and in winter you experience snowfall and the snow-covered landscape

  • Thajiwas Glacier
  • Vishansar Lake
  • Krishansar Lake
  • Zojila Pass
  • Baltal Valley
  • Gadsar Lake



Finding peace in the Pahalgam “Valley of Shepherds”, a charming hill station of Kashmir valley renowned for sparkling rivers, dense forest, soaring pines, apple orchards, majestic mountains, and verdant forests It serves as a base for numerous treks and adventure activities(river rafting, fishing at Lidder River), making it a favorite destination for nature lovers and thrill-seekers. Besides this, many Bollywood movies are shot here such as Haidar, Raazi, Highway, Jab Tak hai Jaan etc.

  • Betaab Valley
  • Aru Valley
  • Lidder River
  • Baisaran
  • Sheshnag Lake
  • Kolhoi Glacier
  • Tulian Lake

Tips For Visiting Kashmir 

Here are the 10 tips you must consider when you visit Kashmir trip. It helps you make plans better, avoid common pitfalls, and make the most of your trip.


  • Pack for all weather conditions.
  • Don’t miss out on Kashmiri traditional cuisines.
  • Respect the local culture and dress modestly
  • Carry a First aid kit with you. 
  • Check the weather forecast
  • Look for authentic Kashmiri handicrafts, pashmina shawls, and saffron.
  • Wear the proper clothes and footwork
  • Take the time to navigate
  • Don't take unnecessary risks
  • Pack your backpack clever
  • Book your accommodation and transportation in advance.
  • Make a list of emergency contacts to avoid any negative situations.