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Why You Should Honeymoon in Kashmir

Honeymoon is that special time for couples which if not fancy but should be romantic enough to give you memories for your entire life. And for living such special moments, you need to find a destination which can live up to your excitement level and should offer you the best in class experience for the first outing with your better-half. Here we give you few reasons why it is extremely intelligent to celebrate your honeymoon in Kashmir-

Where else you get to live in Houseboats

Houseboats have fancy rooms with exquisite interiors. Spend overnight over the water and live the once in a lifetime experience. You can order cake for yourself or can get the bed decorated.

Its snow-snow-snow everywhere

If you are visiting the place between December to April, you are surely going to see snow all around. Throw ball, snow man or even skiing, do everything that you can enjoy or even imagine.

Don’t miss the Beautiful backdrop in pictures

Get clicked at Dal Lake, in Shikhara, in Gulmarg, in Gondola, in Sonamarg, at glacier, at Shalimar Garden, at Tulip Garden and everywhere

Get adventurous in the valley

Skiing, paragliding, mountaineering, trekking and fishing are some of the most popular adventure sports that you can experience with your better half.

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It is just affordable

Honeymoon packages for Kashmir are available in various budget ranges . These may start from Rs 10,000 and can range up to Rs 21,000 for a 4 night stay. Choose, compare and select the packages as per your requirement or you can also create a customised package.

Things You Should Not Miss at Dal Lake

There is no doubt in the fact that Dal Lake is one of most romantic landmarks in Kashmir Valley. But don’t just sit into Shikhara and get bored while boatmen sail it for you. Here is the list of some of the most amazing things to do in Dal Lake, not them or pin it to your FB profile so that you don’t forget it-

Get Dressed and Clicked

So what you are with your family, get a landscape sized portrait clicked with your parents and decorate your living room.

Check out some authentic Kashmiri handicraft

Meera Bazaar has some government sponsored handicraft outlets. Don’t worry, you need not carry it with you, they can get it deliver for free. Just pay a part of the package upfront and rest of the on delivery.

Admire the beautiful Sunset at Dal Lake

The best time to visit Dal Lake is towards late noon. When you will be heading back to your starting point, you would experience the most beautiful sunset-orange, yellow, red and what not.

Dal Lake

Enjoy overnight stay at Houseboat

How about spending a night on a houseboat, floating over water. With exquisite Mughalic interiors and beautiful view of valleys from the portico, select the best houseboat but don’t forget to negotiate as these are very expensive during peak season.

Watch Floating Fields and get amazed

Yes, Dal Lake has several muddy puddle but they have vegetation which you can see. You can just it with your boat and can float it anywhere.

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Destination Srinagar

Srinagar is also known as the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. The city is situated on the banks of Jhelum River and is approximately 294 km from Jammu. Tourism is a high point of the city as there are many beautiful parks, gardens and lake which attracts foreign as well as domestic tourists. Some of the famous sightseeing points are Dal Lake, Chashma Shahi, Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh, Shankracharya Temple etc. The best time to visit Srinagar is between March to August as the weather remains moderate. Srinagar witnesses snow fall in the month of January and February. Usually the temperature on a very cold night ranges between -6 degree Celsius and zero degree Celsius while the day’s temperature renders from 3 degree Celsius to 10 degree Celsius.

There are several tours packages available for Srinagar under different budget range. If you are visiting during off season, it would be as less as Rs 5,000 per person while during peak season, it can go up to Rs 20,000 per person. There are no direct trains to Srinagar but direct flights from Delhi to Srinagar are available. Alternatively, cabs and taxis are also available from Jammu to Srinagar that charges Rs 200- 500 per person. These are available just outside Jammutawi railway station.

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