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Shalimar Bagh

Srinagar, India
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5-Day Kashmir Valley Tour from Srinagar
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Srinagar, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My children enjoy it. I wish i had brought along my picnic basket, a mat, a good book and my children's wet clothes. If you study gardens, the history of the Mughal empire or the Koran, you will love the details they put it in...More

Thank AdriKartini
Reviewed 6 days ago

A huge old Mughal garden against the backdrop of Himalayas. It must be very beautiful in winters. I visited this place in October 2017. Due to renovation work, many sites of garden and fountains were closed.

Thank singh_jagtar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful mughal garden of Srinagar.....surrounded by mountains which are snow capped during winters...

Thank reesha a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Shalimar Bagh Gardens in September and the range of flowers is limited. Only roses were in full bloom. Nevertheless, the beauty of the garden is still evident. The sight of the Himalaya in the background adds colour to the gardens. There are a...More

Thank 77ismaili
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a beautiful garden with amazing flowers and trees. One must visit it during Srinagar stay. You can just sit and relax there for sometime. It is surronded by mountains, increasing its beauty manifold.

Thank reshma r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this garden few days back it is well maintained with old chinar trees all around the garden . Worth a visit!

Thank Zubair F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

kashmir gardens are beautifully maintained.. especially roses..if u r on family trip then like to get wet in fountains..better carry cloths. Location of films n old rangoli songs. Best Shopping for wooden shikara can be done here. Its cheap and variety is available.

Thank Neelam M
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Compare all other gardens in Srinagar, and this one stands out.Why? because of it's palacial look that makes it feel grand and royal. This separates it from others and hence is worth it!

Thank Harsh K
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Srinagar with its gardens, lakes, mountains around, beautiful people, shopping, drinking hot kahwa, apple orchards, mustard fields... is heaven on Earth !!

Thank bloretravelbug
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Loved all the 3 main gardens as there aren't any just garden in mumbai which is maintained like this by the government, the pvt builders like Hiranandani have huge maintained gardens but then those are joggers park and here you will find amazing flowers and...More

Thank Mahesh0508
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Response from Globetrotter1101 | Reviewed this property |
The history of Shalimar Gardens can be traced back to the 2nd century. King Pravarsena II from Vataka dynasty who ruled Kashmir from 79 AD till 139 AD was the founder of Srinagar. He built a cottage surrounded by a park... More