Shalimar Bagh, Srinagar

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Walk to relax at Shalimar Bagh, a Persian-style garden that dates back to the 17th century. Filled with ornate terraces and fountains, the spacious public park allows you to enjoy a picnic or rest in the thick shade of old sycamore trees. Strolling along the flowered garden and elaborate structures you can revel in the peaceful ambience, take some picturesque shots, and admire the view of mountains and the Dal Lake in the background. See Shalimar Bagh and all Srinagar has to offer by arranging your trip with our Srinagar online trip planner .
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  • This Shalimar Bagh is very big and it has a beautiful fountain and a variety of flowers which you can not see in normal city life. So you must visit to see different types of flowers.  more »
  • Very Nice Garden. There are variety of flowers. Very nicely built must visit during your stay at Srinagar.  more »
  • Another one of the Mughal gardens of Srinagar built by emperor Jahangir. A little smaller compared to Nishat gardens, but is still worth a visit. The gardens are maintained quite well and one can spen...  more »
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  • A beautiful garden with thousands of roses. Ancient place. Everyone must visit the place to see the natural beauty of the flowers. The view was too good too see. A lots of variety of the flowers are available here. Different colours and different design butterflies. It is fascinate any one very easily. One can go with their family to pass a very good evening over here. It’s a very good place to have some fresh air and see the green in the eyes also enjoy a beautiful sunset.
  • A kind of historic garden set up during the Mughal Era this place is very beautiful and has many flowering plants and fountains as the main attractions. There are many chinar trees which are very huge in said to be very old. Chinar in the local language is a kind of Oriental plane tree with leaves like that of Maple tree. The place is very beautiful and is a scenic beauty and attracts many tourists as well. In the background you can see Snow fed mountains
  • The garden is beautiful and located about .5 km from Dal Lake. The garden is divided into 3 parts and the absolute beauty lies at the last part where we can see the art of ancient India. There is also toilets and wheel chair entrance in the garden. The garden is filled with the 400 years old chinars. The garden is filled beautiful flowers and fountains lined up from entrance to last part of garden. There is also a archaeological site inside the garden.
  • Best place to visit with family and friends. This place is eternal and one can enjoy the beautiful landscapes, the serene Dal lake at sunset, the majestic Chinar trees, the multitude of flowers and the love blooming from their petals, the pleasant breeze carrying the scent of flowers and overall the history which this garden is wittness of. It is great to visit mughal gardens in spring, summer and autumn.
  • A true heaven. Came during Winters, snow covered garden had it's own charm. This place definitely deserves multiple visits.
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