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Pari Mahal, Srinagar

4.2
#1 of 19 in Historic Sites in Srinagar
Ruin · Tourist Spot
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. Plan trip to Srinagar with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • The gardens at Pari Mahal compliment the stepped Moghul structure with arches that has formed the backdrop of many Bollywood films. The views from here of the Srinagar valley are stunning and...  more »
  • It’s beautiful place very well maintained. Nice for taking beautiful photograph covering the dal lake and city view.  more »
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  • One of the most beautiful place I have ever been too. From the top you get to see clear view of the Srinagar town (according to locals) though due to snow and intense fog I missed that view.
  • Nothing great other than a broken little fort like structure, one can just climb over to the top and enjoy the surrounding scenic beauty of this place. You may like to click some pics here.if this review has helped you in any way pl encourage by hitting that like button

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