Guide

Kashmir Travel Information

Everything you need to know before coming here!

Reaching Kashmir
Srinagar is connected by daily flights operated by government as well as the private sector airlines with Delhi, Mumbai and Jammu. Srinagar airport is located at the distance of 14 km from the city centre. Jammu Tawi is the nearest railhead from Srinagar which is about 305 km away. Srinagar is connected with Jammu by the national highway 1 - A which is a good road that can be used in every weather.

Staying in Kashmir
The fact that Kashmir attracts tourists in hordes is old news. Tourism is a thriving industry here and the people of the region are extremely warm and hospitable. Hotels of Kashmir go all out to provide you a comfortable stay and a whole new vacation experience of a lifetime. The place abounds in quality hotels which can easily cater to most of the tourists visiting the valley.


Shopping in Kashmir
You'll find that in Kashmir the streets are lined up with shops that are filled with the handicrafts to the brim. There is something for every pocket, for every need - all you need to do is to look for it properly. Those shopping for the first time need to understand that they might see negligible difference in two shawls, but the effort that might have gone into each of them might be hugely different and that will show into the price. The handicrafts of Kashmir are a prized possession everywhere and once you also have one or more in your possession, you'll know why it is so.