Jun 28, 2020 15:57 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Jul 08, 2020 14:58 Asia/Tehran]
  • Dal Lake in Kashmir / Photo by Syed Sajid Hassan Rizvi
    Dal Lake in Kashmir / Photo by Syed Sajid Hassan Rizvi

Dal Lake is one of the most beautiful lakes in Asia located beneath the Zabarwan Range in Kashmir capital, Srinagar. It is known for its scenic beauty, large houseboats especially Shikaras, and tourist attractions.

Iran Press/Asia: Dal Lake is visited by a large number of tourists every year and is the most known tourist spot in Asia and Kashmir.

The crystal clear water of the lake and its beauty is known worldwide as the lake spreads more than 20 kilometers.

Dal Lake's greatest beauty is houseboats and Shikaras. In houseboats, there is a hotel-like service and for that reason, tourists spend most of their trip in them and enjoy the beauty of the lake.

Shikaras (the Kashmiri type of a special boat) is the most attraction for tourists who enjoy its ride around the Dal Lake. In the interiors of the lake, there is a special market for tourists opened mostly in the day time.


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