Location: A visit to Kashmir will be incomplete until one indulges in a Shikara ride, renowned in all parts of the world. Though you can try Shikara ride on any lake but Dal Lake is an extra-ordinary water body, especially known for its fine blend of unforgettable ferry rides and natural beauty.
Description: You might have tried ferry rides on many lakes and rivers, but Shikara ride in Dal Lake is an unmatched experience. Shikara is a special, usually 115 feet long, ferry designed with exclusive deodar wood. You may see marvelous Shikaras of different colors on lakesides. Chose the color you like and take a soothing sightseeing tour. Shikara rides provide an inexpensive alternative to admire the charm of the world’s one of the most beautiful sites, Dal Lake. Here you have the glorious lake looming ahead and panoramic vistas all around. While enjoying the ferry ride, you will also come across a florist’s Shikara on Lake, in which a florist carries colorful flowers for sale. Shikara ride in Kashmir is the only option, through which you can access the most spectacular Mughal gardens, like Nishat Bagh and Shalimar Bagh and that is what makes it one of its kinds on earth.
Activities: To make your ride more exciting and tremendous, take Shikara ride on the well-known Nagin Lake and Anchar Lake.