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Srinagar Destination Guide

Delve into Srinagar in India!

Srinagar in the region of Jammu and Kashmir with it's 975,857 residents is a city in India - some 403 mi (or 649 km) North of New Delhi, the country's capital.

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Current time in Srinagar is now 06:39 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kolkata" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Rawlakot, Skardu, Peshawar, Lahore, Kotli or Soyibug. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Pari Mahal - Fairy Palace in Kashmir By ...

01:52 min ( October 28, 2012 by Homestay Kashmir)
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Nestled in the bosom of a mountain and majestically over looking the Dal Lake this beautiful Fairy Palace of Kashmir in Srinagar is a palace worth enjoying and experiencing By Srinagar Holiday Homes V...

Holiday Home Stay in Srinagar - Kashmir ...

01:24 min ( November 11, 2012 by Homestay Kashmir)
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This beautiful little holiday home in true countryside Kashmir is located at the foothills of the Prang area in Kangan near Srinagar, Kashmir Video Courtesy: http

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01:00 min ( July 28, 2012 by Rajsekhar Sarkar)
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On a Shikara in Dal Lake Srinagar

02:14 min ( May 20, 2012 by namandsri)
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Jammu and Kashmir is India's most beautiful state. It's a pity that the political situation there is so unstable. This video was taken on a boat ride on the world famous Dal Lake in Srinagar

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Interesting facts about this location


Nowhatta or Nohatta is a town of historical importance situated at a distance of 5 km from Srinagar in Jammu & Kashmir. Nowhatta is famous because of Historical Mosque known as Jamma Masjid. Nowhatta area has eighteen sub-communities Mohalla. Historically it has been centre of various Islamic Universities during the period of Sultans.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.09, 74.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Srinagar district

Srinagar district

For other uses, see Srinagar (disambiguation). Area141 km Population900,000 (1991) Population density6383/km (1991) Situated at the center of the Kashmir valley, Srinagar is the most populous district in the state of Jammu and Kashmir,Indian Administered Kashmir and is home to the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir (The capital moves to Jammu city in the winter). The largest city is Srinagar. It is also home to the scenic Dal Lake, a popular tourist destination.

More reading: Srinagar district homepage
Located at 34.09, 74.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Jammu and Kashmir, Minority Concentrated Districts in India, Srinagar district

National Institute of Technology, Srinagar

The National Institute of Technology, Srinagar, formerly Regional Engineering College, Srinagar, commonly known as NIT Srinagar or NIT-SRI, (An Institute of National Importance) is a public engineering college in Jammu and Kashmir. along with other NITs and IITs of India . It is recognized as one of the best institutes of the country for pursuing technological studies along with other NITs . It forms a part of the league along with other NITs in India.

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Located at 34.09, 74.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.

Dal Lake

Dal Lake is a lake in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. The urban lake, which is the second largest in the state, is integral to tourism and recreation in Kashmir and is nicknamed the "Jewel in the crown of Kashmir" or "Srinagar's Jewel". The lake is also an important source for commercial operations in fishing and water plant harvesting. The shore line of the lake, about 15.5 kilometres, is encompassed by a boulevard lined with Mughal era gardens, parks, houseboats and hotels.

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Located at 34.09, 74.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Jammu and Kashmir, Shrunken lakes, Visitor attractions in Srinagar

Shalimar Bagh, Srinagar

Shalimar Bagh,, is a Mughal garden linked through a channel to the northeast of Dal Lake, on its right bank located near Srinagar city in the Jammu and Kashmir. Its other names are Shalamar Garden, Shalamar Bagh, Farah Baksh and Faiz Baksh, and the other famous shore line garden in the vicinity is Nishat Bagh. The Bagh was built by Mughal Emperor Jahangir for his wife Nur Jahan, in 1619. The Bagh is considered the high point of Mughal horticulture. It is now a public park.

More reading: Shalimar Bagh, Srinagar homepage
Located at 34.09, 74.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Gardens in Jammu and Kashmir, Mughal architecture, Mughal gardens, Mughal gardens in India, Mughal terraced gardens in India, Persian gardens in India, Visitor attractions in Srinagar