North Indian destinations
Flowering plants are set amidst rocks presenting a unique dimension of beauty. Tourists like to be photographed in these rocky surroundings.
Himachal Pradesh has lovely scenic beauty and is an ideal tourist destination for family and individuals on their annual holiday trip. Chamba, Shimla, Dharmashala, Manali, Mandi and Dalhousie top the list of desirable places for tourists to visit.
2. Kashmir: Srinagar is the winter capital of Kashmir. Typical family tourists enjoy a shikara ride (boat ride) on Dal Lake before taking in the natural splendor of the valley. Romantic couples relive their love in these cushioned interiors. Houseboats serve fragrant Kashmiri cuisine before visiting the Mughal Gardens,
resplendent with flowers of various colors, fountains and lush green grass underfoot. River Jhelum flows through the old city that has shrines, fortresses and mosques from its glorious past. You can partake on a visit to Gulmarg a short distance from Srinagar. Here you can indulge in horse riding. You can also fish in River Lidder.
Apart from all this, Kashmir is famous for it mouthwatering gastronomical delights such as gushtaba and tarts. Locals are very skilled in weaving and so you get world famous pashmina shawls and carpets that are hand woven. Here are some places of notable tourist interest.