This capital city is situated on the bank of river Jhelum and is known as the summer capital. The city is surrounded by the magnificent snow-capped Himalayan mountain ranges which gives its tourists a calm and relaxed holiday away from the pollution and noise of the cities.
The Dal lake is the most famous tourist attraction here and is surrounded by beautiful gardens, mountains and orchards. If you are a nature lover, don’t forget to visit the many gardens in the city such as Chashmashahi Gardens, Mughal Gardens, Nishat Gardens and the Shalimar Garden. The neighbouring regions provides scope for activities such as golfing, fishing, skiing, trekking, paragliding, river rafting, Kayaking and camping.