Kashmir a Gateway to Heaven
A gem of a tourist destination, Kashmir is one of the most incredible vacation spots in India. If you plan to go on a honeymoon and are on the lookout for a peaceful serene destination, this 'Paradise on Earth' is certain to open your doors to post marriage bliss. Gifted with unparalleled natural splendor, this part of the North has everything to offer to make your honeymoon a delightful experience. The best time to visit Kashmir is between the months of March and October.
Srinagar, the summer capital of the state of Jammu and Kashmir form's the lion's share of all Kashmir tour packages and honeymoon packages Kashmir. The city is especially popular among couples due to the wide assortment of romantic and gorgeous lakes and exquisite gardens. Gulmarg and Pahalgam form significant parts of Kashmir tour packages as well. These towns of Kashmir region are a must visit if you wish To cuddle with your love at a fireplace and experience the pure pallid valleys. It is said that the best time to visit Kashmir is not only determined by the met department, you must just get there when you wish to celebrate your love in the midst of serene natural surroundings. This fact makes it a popular honeymoon destination and is the reason for the increasing number of honeymoon packages Kashmir these days.
Visitors and non residents of Jammu and Kashmir are not allowed to build and own houses in the state and this has given rise to the dawn of houseboats or floating houses. These days houseboats come with every comfort of a well-built house like attached baths, drawing rooms, kitchen, dining rooms, sun deck etc. Besides even for tourists, living on water is a completely different experience altogether. Houseboats are thus a particular tourist attraction for every person who visits Kashmir. These houseboats have their own customary plea, are typically fastened on the banks of the Dal Lake.
The main thought behind the idea of a houseboat is the verity it provides a refuge for those who like to spend some time in a quiet and peaceful place, away from the hustle bustle of the cities. The British started the custom of houseboats. Almost all Kashmir tour packages and honeymoon packages Kashmir include at least one night's stay at a houseboat. Most of these houseboats in Kashmir have all the facilities of a deluxe luxurious hotel. Most of these houseboats are also completely furnished and have a helper boy. Popular short tours are also arranged on small boats called shikaras which take visitors to the flower markets. These days Kashmir houseboats are decorated in a majestic style, with engraved furniture and woolen rugs with elaborate hand embroidery and work on them.
Aboard a houseboat, one feels like he is in fact taken to a special world altogether while shopping from the floating flower markets and handicraft markets, while living in houseboats in Kashmir. If serenity, peace and romance is what you are looking for, Kashmir is the place to be.