Dal Lake in Srinagar is the most common and famous landmark of the city. Apart from its mesmerizing natural beauty, the lake is also famous for its unique age-old Houseboats which are anchored along the shoreline of Dal Lake. These house boats are an integral part of the tourism industry in the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
A trip to Kashmir is really incomplete without experiencing the enchanting stay in the Houseboats of Srinagar on Dal Lake. Beautifully built and designed, these houseboats are no less than best rated luxurious hotels or resorts. They have all the essential amenities like soothing bedrooms, electricity, attached washrooms, common rooms & living area, sundeck, shikara- boats for commuting through the lake and, above all, the captivating serene surroundings in form of Himalayas and lush green gardens.
They are also categorized from super deluxe to deluxe and simple houseboats basis the size and number of bedrooms. The categories thus range from A grade to D-the lowest grade. Some of them are located on the quieter sites while others on the coast which is situated along the main streets of Srinagar. Depending on your budget and requirement, you can choose from different available options.
So, whenever you plan an excursion to Jammu & Kashmir, make sure that you enjoy a completely rejuvenating and refreshing time at the houseboats on Dal Lake in Srinagar, which is connected well through road and air to all major cities of India. The nearest railway station is Jammu- 300 kms away from Srinagar.