The garden of
is situated 19 km away from Srinagar. In the outskirts of the city Srinagar, this beautiful tourist destination is situated. This is of course a manicured garden but the natural beauty around it is astounding.
The Harwan garden is surrounded by huge and magnificent
mountains of Mahadev
. It is also the gateway for
Dachigam National Park
. The garden entry starts with a beautiful canal, lined with a lot of Chinar Trees. After that many flowerbeds add astonishing beauty to the garden. The water channels flowing in the middle of the garden are so peaceful, to put your feet inside it. All of your anxiety and tiredness will get removed by the cool breeze and the cold water flowing through the streams.
Visitors usually visit in the evening, as the place is so calm at this time. The woods on the hilltops and the snow-clad mountains add charm to this place, as it presents it as a perfect blend of summer and winter. Harwan is also a gateway to reach the Dachigam National Park
This place is easily accessible by cab. Many people use it as a base-point for trekking up to the mountains of Harmukh and Mahadev. The package booked under
Duke Kashmir Travels
will include your visit to this place as well.
How to reach:-
From the International Airport of Srinagar, a distance of almost 30 km will get covered, to reach here that will take you almost an hour.
From Jammu, this will take you 8 hours, which is a distance of almost 271 km.