June 10, 2022
CM Content Team
The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar is one of the most beautiful places in the country. With snow-covered peaks, beautiful meadows, apple orchards, colourful gardens, and glistening lakes, Srinagar is truly a heaven on earth. It is the perfect location for a romantic getaway with your partner.
So, if you’re planning to spend your honeymoon in Srinagar, here are some tips for you:
Srinagar has pleasant weather all year round. The area receives very little rain and each season in Srinagar offers a different kind of experience for the travellers. The spring season (March to June) is when you can witness tulips in full bloom and bright yellow mustard fields. The autumn season (July to September) is when the weather is pleasant. The leaves on the trees turn golden and every picture looks like a postcard! The winter season (October to February) is when you can witness the beauty of Srinagar covered in snow. The temperature dips to minus 15 degrees in the winters.
There are some beautiful places in Srinagar you can visit during your Honeymoon. Here are some of the most popular spots.
Made in the 17th century by the Mughals, this Mughal Garden is a must-visit spot on your honeymoon in Srinagar. The garden consists of Shalimar Nishat and Chashme-e-Sahi gardens, and the architecture is truly exquisite. The Mughal Garden is the perfect spot to spend a quiet and romantic evening with your partner.
Your honeymoon in Srinagar is incomplete without a Shikara ride in Dal Lake. Tourists flock to this spot to experience the wonders of this lake in person. The colourful shikaras, floating gardens, and houseboats on the lake make for an unforgettable experience. The lake is surrounded by snow-covered mountains making it seem even more unreal, magical, and romantic.
Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden in Srinagar is the largest tulip garden in Asia. Located on the foothills of the Zabarwan mountain range, it overlooks the beautiful Dal lake. There are many other species of flowers like daffodils, hyacinths, and ranunculus present in the garden with tulips. During the onset of Spring, an annual celebration is conducted to showcase the beautiful varieties of tulips and other flowers.
Jamia Masjid is one of the prime tourist attractions in Srinagar. The structure is influenced by Persian architecture and is quadrangular with four turrets with a small garden in the middle. If you are an architecture buff and want to spend a peaceful afternoon marvelling at the beautiful craftsmanship, Jamia Masjid is the place to go.
Also known as the Palace of Fairies, Pari Mahal is a gorgeous seven-terraced garden located on top of the Zabarwan mountain range. From the top, you can see the entire city of Srinagar and Dal Lake. The Islamic architecture of the structure showcases the styles popular during the times of Shah Jahan. The nurseries have many flowers that bloom, adding colour to the greenery. It is a peaceful and romantic spot for couples to visit during their honeymoon in Srinagar.
Being a popular tourist attraction, Srinagar has many hotels and resorts in Srinagar to suit every traveller’s needs. For a romantic honeymoon in Srinagar, you have to stay in a houseboat on Dal Lake. The experience is simply unreal! You can plan your stay at Kashmir House Boats–a Club Mahindra affiliate resort. Enjoy the fantastic view of the Dal Lake from the open balcony with a steaming hot cup of coffee!
After enjoying a day or two at the House Boat, you can plan a stay at RK Sarovar Portico–a Club Mahindra affiliate luxury resort. Located close to all the best spots in the city and furnished with the best amenities, this resort will truly make your honeymoon in Srinagar a memorable one.
With the picturesque beauty of the meadows, lakes, mountains, and colourful gardens, Srinagar is one of the best honeymoon locations. Plan your honeymoon in Srinagar, it will surely be a memorable one.
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.