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very nice old place

The attraction here is the very old houses made of walnut wood only .this is approx 13 km from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
raja p
Hyderabad, India
Architectural piece

Visited very old mosque which is an architectural piece. It’s small market place thronged with... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
saurabh g
Dharamsala, India
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12 Km Fom Lal Chowk and 7 Km from Srinagar, Srinagar 190001, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The attraction here is the very old houses made of walnut wood only .this is approx 13 km from srinagar.

Thank raja p
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Visited very old mosque which is an architectural piece. It’s small market place thronged with people busy in shopping for Eid. It was very vibrant.

1  Thank saurabh g
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Raina is a common surname of Kashmiri Pundits. As the name suggest it would have been one of the residents of Kashmiri Pundits before their mass exodus. History lovers may find something interesting here. I crossed this area while going to Hazratbal Dargah.

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Reviewed 17 January 2016

Very nice area and famous area of Srinagar. It is 7km from old city Srinagar and 12km from heart of Srinagar Lal Chowk area. The attraction is the very old houses made of wood only and that from famous Walnut wood. The unique design and...More

2  Thank adee123
Reviewed 30 December 2015

This used to be a very attractive, bustling town, strongly influeced by Hindu culture. Nowadays it is better to avoid it. The once nice canal is the "cloaca maxima" of Srinagar, really sad to see how the people throw all waste and sewage into this...More

2  Thank brb474
Reviewed 14 September 2015

must visit if you are cricket fan, named on the famous cricketer suresh raina as it hails from there, lying on the shore of Dal lake...its a nice place to go

2  Thank shiningneha
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Visit this place frequently and what architectural marvels from medieval to new era one get to see all the old buildings all around

1  Thank asif_sidiqee
Reviewed 3 July 2015

This area is where Pandits of Kashmir a Minority used to stay before they left for good.It was a business and temple town with access to Shakari Devi temple southern slope of ancient Hari Parbat temple mountain . The wooden walnut furniture makers abound and...More

2  Thank santhemant
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Old City. Things to see: Old Houses. Few Old Mosques. Tomb Of Makhdoom Sahab. Gurduwara. Hariparbath Fort. There is a lot to explore in terms of historical monuments. And the view of city from the Makhdoom Sahab Dargah is breath taking.

1  Thank Ahsaan_lone
Reviewed 3 June 2013

Rainawari is a notorious place, always in news for stone-pelting between locals and police or some other mischief. I was little hesitant to go here with my wife on our trip to Srinagar, but our friendly Auto driver assured us of safety and so we...More

2  Thank GauravVermaDDN
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