On your holidays in Jammu and Kashmir, discover why its impressive Himalayan Mountains, its lush meadows and its luxurious architecture of the Mughal era have earned this state the nickname of "paradise on Earth".
It is not surprising that the ancient Mughal people put this nickname on it, given the steep peaks of its mountains, the calm waters of the lake and its meadows that bloom in spring. Explore our selection of cheap trips to Jammu and Kashmir to visit this place during the hot summers or during the snowy winters. You have infinite opportunities to enjoy your beauty.
A few hours’ drive from Srinagar, you will find mountain villages from which you can access the natural beauty of the Himalayas. Head to Sonamarg, a paradise for all self-respecting hikers, where several paths lead through rugged gorges.
Pahalgam, located only about two hours by car from Srinagar, is a picturesque hill station in a valley surrounded by majestic, spruce-covered mountains. The Lidder River flows into another river in Pahalgam. You can camp on the river bank, go fishing or rafting.
Experience the Indian winter in Gulmarg, a world-famous ski resort. Climb aboard one of the longest cable cars in the world until you reach Mount Apharwat and practice skiing or descend with giant floats. Not far from the city, golf lovers can enjoy a game of golf in an exceptional course several meters above sea level.
Further south, the city of Jammu houses impressive temples and art museums. Go sailing through the beautiful Lake Mansar, which is a journey by car about an hour and a half to the east.
Explore with the mountain bike Kokernag, a city built on top of the largest spring in the region. Adventurous travelers flying to Leh, a remote city in the far east of the state, will be rewarded by the incredible views of the Leh Palace. Take advantage of our selection of trips to Jammu and Kashmir and arrive through the international airports of Srinagar or the city of Jammu. The state has a good public transport system in cities, but we recommend renting a car if you want to expand the offer of adventures.