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Pari Mahal, Srinagar

Categories: Ruins, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web
Take an autorickshaw ride up to Pari Mahal, a walled set of gardens providing a notable view of the surrounding area. Built during the 17th century as a library and residence for Mughal Prince Dara Shikoh, the arches and stone walls of the seven-terraced garden represent fine examples of contemporary Islamic architecture and design. Overlooking the nearby city and lake, the gardens offer extensive views of the surrounding area, with its uninterrupted vistas chief among the reasons so many take the trip up here. Use our Srinagar trip generator to visit Pari Mahal on your trip to Srinagar, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The mahal is atop a hill..nothing much to say abt this ordinary-rundown mahal but the views from here are surely breathtaking..the dal presents itself in all its glory from here. the golf course, tuli...  read more »
  • It is basically a seven terraced garden on top of mountain overlooking the Dal lake. It was built during the ruling period of the Mughals , when Shah Jahan was in ruling. It may be of some interest to...  read more »
  • The history and architecture, along with the views, make this site worth visiting. Look for the pigeon holes on the lowest terrace 
  • This place is one of the most attraction for tourists because here you can see whole srinagar city with naked eye.this place was constructed by price Dara sikoh he made this place a school. School of astrology
  • Palace overlooking the main dal lake area and other important landmarks of the city. Very good sceneries available from the top. Recommended !!!
  • Nice place having a history of many years, besides that bird eye view of Srinagar city
  • Its a beautiful view overlooking dal lake from this place
  • Pure delight watching sunset from there and in winter when it's snow it's like fairy in white... Really Kashmir is heaven come and see your self
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