Kashmir Gardens – The Realm of Beauty, Treasures and Creativity
'I am on cloud nine'. This was the heavenly feeling that embroidered my heart when I stepped into the land of Kashmir. This tourist destination warmly greets you with a dream-like environment that exists only in dreams, and gently puts you in the lap of Mother Nature. Come to this paradisaical place to catch up with your dream and transform it into reality. Spend your holidays amidst one of the world's most beautiful mountain range, the mighty Himalayas, in this arresting North Indian state. Flooded with beautiful and colorful flowers, the gardens ohere are both fascinating and overwhelming attraction.
Complimenting the surrounding snow-capped mountains, romantic lakes and gorgeous landscape, the gardens of Kashmir drag you into a hypnotic state. Capturing the attention of almost all tourists, some of the famous gardens in Kashmir are:
It is one of the most beautiful and oldest gardens of the state. Laid out around four hundred years ago, the garden teems with colorful flowers and wonderful fountains providing a great ambiance. Visitors can also treat their senses to the light show in the evening.
Known for its beautiful chinar trees, flowers and the twelve terraces representing twelve zodiac signs, Nishant Bagh is truly worth a visit.
Gardens of Chashma Shahi
Steeped in royalty, this garden was laid out by the famous Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. The most striking feature of it is the fresh water spring, which is believed to have medicinal properties.
Once a Buddhist Monastery, this park boasts of well manicured terraced gardens, observatory and a school of astrology.
The beauty of the Kashmir gardens seems to be eternal, the beauty, which never fades away from memory.