Srinagar travel guide

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You're Going to Love Srinagar

Dal Lake, Mughal era gardens, majestic mosques nestled in the mountains, summer festivals and winter sports: this and more make up the region of Srinagar. Its proximity to Jammu and Leh make it the perfect place to venture for a few days and it's unique position as a melting pot between Hindu and Islamic cultures make it historically rich and ethnically diverse.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Srinagar

When to Visit Srinagar

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Though each season in Srinagar comes with its own charm, the most popular time for travelers' sojourns is from April to June. Temperatures at this point range from 50°F to 86°F.

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When the weather is nice in Srinagar

How to Get to Srinagar

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Where to Stay in Srinagar

If you want to stay in style while in Srinagar, rest up at The LaLit Grand Palace Srinagar, which is a heritage hotel. Or, for real novelty, try a houseboat like the House Boat Taj Mahal. Budget travelers will love Noor Guesthouse.

Popular Neighborhoods in Srinagar

Where to stay in popular areas of Srinagar

Most booked hotels in Srinagar

How to Get Around Srinagar

The Cost of Living in Srinagar

Shopping Streets

Those who love shopping will find plenty of smaller shops selling jewelry and clothing at Lal Chowk Ghantaghar.

Groceries and Other

A quart of milk costs ₹34 and dozen eggs costs around ₹57.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
S$ 3.19
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
S$ 42.53
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
S$ 0.24
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
S$ 1.77

Where to Eat in Srinagar

You don't want to miss sampling authentic Kashmiri cuisine at Mughal Darbar. Enjoy vegetarian and non-vegetarian mains for ₹105-₹340 or order wazwan, a multi-course Kashmiri dining experience, for 4 for ₹640-₹2875.

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