Jammu and Kashmir Tourism

Few places in the subcontinent come close to the tummy-flipping beauty of the Himalayan mountain system. Like a pretty young girl, magnanimously voted by all as the beauty of her family, Jammu and Kashmir (often referred to simply, as J&K) has always been enveloped in an aura of mystery and elusiveness. J&K consist of 3 main regions: religiously oriented Jammu (the winter capital of the state), the pretty, flowery valleys of Kashmir and the cold, ruggedly handsome desert land of Leh-Ladakh.
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Magnetic Hill at 14,000 feet above sea level is located about 30 kilometres off the gorgeous town of Leh, India. It is said to have magnetic properties strong enough to pull stationary cars uphill at a speed of around 20 km/hr.  Know more places to visit in Ladakh. #JammuAndKashmir | #India | #Ladakh

Magnetic Hill at 14,000 feet above sea level is located about 30 kilometres off the gorgeous town of Leh, India. It is said to have magnetic properties strong enough to pull stationary cars uphill at a speed of around 20 km/hr. Know more places to visit in Ladakh. #JammuAndKashmir | #India | #Ladakh

Kashmiri girl. #India | #Travel | #Photography   (Pic by http://www.flickr.com/photos/abhishekshirali/8952292533)

Kashmiri girl. #India | #Travel | #Photography (Pic by http://www.flickr.com/photos/abhishekshirali/8952292533)

#Fact: Khardunga La pass located in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir (India) is the highest motorable pass in the world. It was built in the year 1976, at an elevation of 5,602 m (18,379 ft).  #JammuAndKashmir | #India | #Ladakh

#Fact: Khardunga La pass located in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir (India) is the highest motorable pass in the world. It was built in the year 1976, at an elevation of 5,602 m (18,379 ft). #JammuAndKashmir | #India | #Ladakh

The inauguration ceremony of the Ladakh Festival (Sep 1 - 15) takes place in Leh on large scale with dancing, singing, traditional music, and troupes in colorful traditional Ladakhi dresses. The festival finishes with a a traditional Polo match. #Ladakh | #India | #JammuandKashmir

The inauguration ceremony of the Ladakh Festival (Sep 1 - 15) takes place in Leh on large scale with dancing, singing, traditional music, and troupes in colorful traditional Ladakhi dresses. The festival finishes with a a traditional Polo match. #Ladakh | #India | #JammuandKashmir

Drass in Ladakh, India is not only the coldest place in India but also the second coldest inhabited place in the world. Temperatures in Drass drop as low -40 degrees Celsius. #India | #Drass | #JammuAndKashmir

Drass in Ladakh, India is not only the coldest place in India but also the second coldest inhabited place in the world. Temperatures in Drass drop as low -40 degrees Celsius. #India | #Drass | #JammuAndKashmir

A honeymoon in Kashmir gives you an opportunity to start your new life with an ecstatic experience of “paradise on earth” and create delightful memories for the life ahead. This place lets you discover each other while exploring the nature’s grandeur at its best. There cannot be a more perfect honeymoon place in India than Kashmir.

A honeymoon in Kashmir gives you an opportunity to start your new life with an ecstatic experience of “paradise on earth” and create delightful memories for the life ahead. This place lets you discover each other while exploring the nature’s grandeur at its best. There cannot be a more perfect honeymoon place in India than Kashmir.

Ladakh, a land of mountains, ice and spirituality is bound on all sides by peaks as high as the heavens and interspersed by divine lakes that change colour by the hour! #Ladakh | #TravelToIndia | #JammuAndKashmir

Ladakh, a land of mountains, ice and spirituality is bound on all sides by peaks as high as the heavens and interspersed by divine lakes that change colour by the hour! #Ladakh | #TravelToIndia | #JammuAndKashmir

The not so touristy step sister of the Dal lake, Nagin lake offers great views, serene waters, sweet bird songs and good opportunities for angling. This lake is considered more charming than the Dal lake by many, because it is less crowded.  #JammuAndKashmir | #India | #Travel

The not so touristy step sister of the Dal lake, Nagin lake offers great views, serene waters, sweet bird songs and good opportunities for angling. This lake is considered more charming than the Dal lake by many, because it is less crowded. #JammuAndKashmir | #India | #Travel

I need to visit India - Dal Lake, Jhammu & Kashmir  OMG traveling to India is  definitely on my bucket list  I just want to travel all over the world

I need to visit India - Dal Lake, Jhammu & Kashmir OMG traveling to India is definitely on my bucket list I just want to travel all over the world

The Ladakh Festival is held every year from 1 to 15 September. The program includes Archery, Polo, and Mask Dances from the monasteries, traditional dances by cultural troupes from many different villages. #Ladakh | #India | #Festival

The Ladakh Festival is held every year from 1 to 15 September. The program includes Archery, Polo, and Mask Dances from the monasteries, traditional dances by cultural troupes from many different villages. #Ladakh | #India | #Festival

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