:- The gateway of Kashmir
As you enter the Valley of Kashmir through the Jawahar Tunnel, there is one place known as the “Gateway of Kashmir”.
Jammu and Kashmir is known all across the globe for its amazing natural beauty.
The mesmerizing beauty of
village drives a majority towards its alluring views at the Mughal Garden in Verinag
, which is very popular among tourists for the beautifully manicured garden and the natural spring.
Mughal Garden in Verinag is the prime attraction for the visitors. This spring in Verinag is considered as the main source for the Jhelum River. It was originally an irregular shaped pond. Emperor Jehangir maintained the place, made it in octagonal shape. The spring water is as blue as the sky, in which various varieties of fishes live. The spring is surrounded by a beautifully manicured garden. The garden area is very vast yet beautiful. The snowy clad mountains surround the whole garden and the spring area. Artificially constructed streams are made through the garden, from where the spring water flows.
This place holds the significance of religious activities as well. There is a shivling in one of the arcs that are made around the spring. An ancient temple was also made inside the premises of the garden of Verinag.
The weather remains moderate in summers and the temperature does not rise as much as in the city. Winter could be a harsh time as far as temperature is concerned but that does not affect its beauty.
The garden is well polished, decorated with beautiful and colorful flowers. This place is perfect for nature lovers who love the scenic beauty and offers you picture-perfect views.
Duke Kashmir Travels provide the best
Kashmir tour packages, as per your tour plan and budget. The travel services provided by Duke Kashmir Travels will take you to this beautiful place comfortably.
Best time to visit:-
The best time to visit here is from April to September, as the weather remains moderate and the alluring views get better due to the greenery all around.
How to reach:-
From Srinagar International Airport, the cab booked under the package from Duke Kashmir Travels will take you there in just 2 hours that is around a distance of 85 km.
If traveling from Jammu, the measured time to reach Verinag is 6 hours, almost a distance of 183 km.
If you are planning your trip to Kashmir, then a visit to this place must be on your bucket list.