Srinagar located in the Kashmir valley, surrounded by Himalayas on all sides and on the banks of River Jhelum with deep and mesmerizing valleys cascaded in sky scraping mountains and evergreen beauty, Srinagar blends together the tints of nature, beauty, harmony and romance. Dal Lake in the heart of the city is its major landmark and a top tourist attraction, famous for its house-boats. Srinagar has a number of gardens and tourist spots near the Dal Lake. The gardens are those historically laid down by the Mughal emperors. Srinagar is also important as a base location to reach to various other areas of Jammu & Kashmir including Ladakhregion, Kargil, Dras, Dachigam National Park and Baramulla.
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