Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Gardens, Srinagar

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Take a lazy day out amidst greenery at Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Gardens, a vast pleasure landscape garden complex at the foothill of Zabarwan mountain range, overlooking the scenic Dal Lake. Spanning 80 hectares (198 acres), the gardens feature over 300 species of ornamental plants, a huge variety of oaks, as well as Kashmiri tropical plants among others. Walk amidst wild orchids and roses, cedar and willow trees or take a joy ride with a boat on the lake and enjoy views of the forested mountain slopes. Established in 1969 in memory of the country’s first prime minister, the complex also features a children’s playground with merry go rounds and seesaws. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Srinagar holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Gardens and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This is also located near Dal lake near Chashme Shahi, with a variety of plants, trees and gaden with rare plant species. There is also a lake in the middle. Very good spot for picnic and for botanica...  more »
  • One of the best place vin Kashmir Srinagar it's near Tulip garden it's very old but we'll maintained  more »
  • This is before Chashme Shahi and made in 1969. Lot of variety of trees, plants on natural landscape on the backdrop of Himalayan range. Beautiful artificially created Lake, Good place for picnic.  more »
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