Jammu & Kashmir is almost mountainous, broken by stretches of valley and dotted with mountain lakes. The state is studded with a number of hill stations, which are refreshing cool in summer. They offer to the tourists a leisurely or adventurous holiday amidst breath-taking scenery.
Location: Jammu and Kashmir State constitutes the northern most extremity of India.
Language: Urdu, Kashmiri, Hindi.
Major Cities: Srinagar, Jammu, Ladakh, Kargil, Gulmarg, Pahalgam.
Hill Stations: Srinagar, Kargil, Gulmarg.
Best Time to Visit: May to October.
How to Reach
By Air: The Indian Airlines and private airlines operate regular flights to Srinagar, Jammu and Leh.
By Rail: Nearest railhead is Jammu Tawi which serves both Jammu and Kashmir State.
By Road: National Highway 1A connects Jammu from Punjab and also to the rest of the state, including the capital Srinagar.