Located between India and Pakistan, the state of Jammu and Kashmir is the one that is known for being the most beautiful. This state, as Jahangir, the Mughal emperor of the seventeenth century had once said is paradise on earth.
Among the important tourist spots in this state are the Mughal Gardens, Pahalgam, Gulmarg, Ladakh and also Jammu. The one place that you must visit if you are in Kashmir is the Lake Dal. This is a beautiful, urban lake and you can see it in Srinagar. It is known as the 'Jewel in The Crown of Kashmir'. In the whole state of Jammu and Kashmir, Lake Dal is the second largest lake and undoubtedly the most beautiful place to be. The tourism of Kashmir owes a lot of its profits to this beautiful lake. Within the periphery of this lake are some of the other notable tourist spots that you will enjoy seeing. There are three gardens here that you would love to view and these are the Nishat Bagh, Shalimar Bagh and Mughal Gardens. In this lake there's a lot of effort being made to encourage fishing and harvesting water plants. The returns of these commercial endeavors are highly profitable.
There are several important regions in Kashmir that you must visit. Jammu is one such place and it is the winter capital of this state. Jammu is famous for the several temples, especially The Vaishno Devi Temple which is situated in Katra and every year more than 10 million people visit it. Also there is Kashmir Valley, which is a favorite place for tourists because there are lovely garden, peaceful landscapes, pure and clear lakes and streams in this valley.