Srinagar is the capital of Jammu and Kashmir and is located on the banks of Jhelum river. It is known as the ‘Venice of the East’ for its lakes,houseboats and amazing gardens which add to the scenic beauty of Kashmir. It is well known for dry fruits and handicrafts. Srinigar has two lakes- Dal Lake and Nagin Lake. Dal lake is known for houseboats.
Gulmarg and Pahalgam are located near to Srinagar at a distance of 60 kms and 95 kms respectively. Gulmarg is known for the snow blankets and Pahalgam for the valleys.