Online Shikara Ride on Dal Lake
Real-time live-streamed online experience on board a Shikara on Dal Lake. Witness the everyday life of Kashmiris and feast on awe-inspiring views. See the Meena Bazaar and the Floating Gardens on Dal Lake. The Kashmir valley is blessed with some of India’s most picturesque landscapes and has been rightfully described as "Paradise on Earth". The Dal lake in particular is widely known as the “Jewel in the Crown of Kashmir,” and the locals refer to it as the “Jewel of Srinagar”. This interactive online experience streamed live from Srinagar will take you on a virtual Shikara ride across Dal Lake, allowing you a glimpse into the beautiful culture and traditions that flourish above the still blue waters. On this tour, you will explore the mesmerizing Floating Gardens with their lotus and water lily orchards, take a look at the thriving floating market made of wood and known as the Meena Bazaar, check out the Kashmir Art Galleries and witness the water sports that take place on Dal Lake, amongst other unforgettable sights. Your guide will tell you more about the culture of Kashmir and the traditions observed by those who occupy the houseboats. You will also learn about the significance of Dal Lake in lore, as well as why it is the go-to location for filming Bollywood movies.
Highlights: the Kashmir valley, Dal lake, Floating Gardens, the Meena Bazaar, Kashmir Art Galleries.
Departure: daily. Includes: online private guide. Minimum 1 person.