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Nishat Garden, Srinagar

#3 of 20 in Parks in Srinagar
Must see · Garden · Nature / Park
The Zabarwan Mountains create a scenic backdrop for Nishat Garden, spread over 19 hectares (46 acres) and established in the 1630s. Observe the lush terraces lined with avenues of chinar and cypress trees, which represent twelve Zodiacal signs. You can also sit on a bench and relax to the sounds of fountains and the quiet murmur of the nearby Dal Lake. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Srinagar holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Nishat Garden and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Nishat Bagh, as known more popularly, is the biggest of all the gardens in Srinagar. True Mughal architecture is best displayed in its stepped manicured gardens and structures. Its proximity to one...  more »
  • This garden looks like people come here on sundays for picnic . The crowd was huge.The garden is itself huge but I didnt see any special in it.  more »
  • I visited Kashmir on a solo trip during first week of Nov 18, and luckily experienced heavy snowfall in Srinagar which usually doesn’t happen until Mid Dec. Next day of snowfall, this place literally resembled heaven as Spring was still retreating and Winter had come. No photo can justify the beauty which i witnesses that day and the peace and calmness of this place. If you are in Kashmir, do spend an evening with your loved ones here with mountains on one side and Dal lake on other.
  • Given that it was made by a Mughal emperor, is enough said about it.

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