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Dal Lake

Boulevard Rd, Srinagar 190001, India
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  • Average11%
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“floating market” (388 reviews)
“shikara ride” (1,218 reviews)
“house boat” (239 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Boulevard Rd, Srinagar 190001, India
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"floating market"
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"shikara ride"
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"house boat"
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"post office"
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"per hour"
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"floating gardens"
in 58 reviews
"char chinar"
in 101 reviews
"hour ride"
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"nehru park"
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"unique experience"
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"boulevard road"
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"early morning"
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"heaven on earth"
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"visiting srinagar"
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"scenic beauty"
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"beautiful place"
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Reviewed yesterday

Hi All, This is Rafik and I am from Chennai. Most of the people would like to know how can you reach Srinagar by Train. You can find the below details: Reaching Srinagar by Train is possible if you include a small roadwise travel. Delhi...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Any trip to Srinagar is not complete without a Shikara ride in Dal Lake. We chose evening time for a 7 point trip showing best of Dal. You get hawkers pulling up to your boat selling handcrafted jewelry to food tea and snacks and all...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice place to move around... Too much lights and shikaras.... House boats and nice views...... Best for tourist..

Thank Daxay
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Beauty of Srinagar is nil without Dal Lake. The Sikara ride is a must when you visit Dal lake. Eating ice creams & other snacks which are sold by floating vendor boats is a must do thing. We spend almost 3 hours is the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

One can enjoy leisure evening at dal lake with family.. the ride will be very pleasant & you can enjoy the nature.. As these people are completely dependent on tourists , not bargain too much.. Enjoyy the nature...

Thank bhanuki123
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Children to school and travellers to delightful houseboats inspired by originals from the Raj era. If you get up early, you can paddle out to see the floating flower and vegetable market: a colourful spectacle, but one where you can expect plenty of attention from...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I really enjoyed staying on the lake. The morning flower market tour was a bit "put on" and didn't seem a genuine experience but relaxing on the barges watching sunset and the water reflections were an unforgettable memory

Thank troutbek101
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very beautifull place... I like this lake... If morning.. Many people selling vegetable.. Everyday also many people selling many things... And i remember best moment when im go almost night with " U " to buy calmais grill in dal lake.. And U paddling at...More

Thank Tatha T
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The shikara wala charge you over what rates are set. Government should take measures to keep this beautiful lake clean

Thank Rajat C
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed in a houseboat.It was amazing experience. Early morning shows beauty of dal lake. It was like a mirror. Shikara ride was amazing. Shopping in shikara is also a nice experience but go for hard bargain

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Response from dheeraj123 | Reviewed this property |
as their is lot of time in July would be difficult to judge in May. From our experience of April i will suggest if the situation is not good in July. pl dont travel no point in taking risk. even if military is deployed still... More
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Response from Faheem B | Reviewed this property |
Any post paid number will work until u have network coverage. Roaming on Pre paid connections are not available till now. However I am not sure if mobile signals are available after Baltal
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