Houseboats in Kashmir: once in a lifetime experience
Kashmir Valley is one of the most picturesque tourism sites in India and many poets have described this place as heaven of India. Despite of all the disputes between India and Pakistan, the travelers from all across the world keep coming to experience the beauty of this place. One of the most exotic experiences of Kashmir is houseboats in Dal Lake. There are many houseboats there in the lake but they vary a lot based on the built, quality of rooms and the services offered at the boat.
The history of Houseboats in Kashmir is quite weird, it was the time of British Reign in India when they discovered this beautiful valley and made it their summer resort. But, the British People were not allowed to buy land there and thus built houseboats to spend their leisure time in thus valley of Kashmir. Since then, houseboats in Srinagar have become popular worldwide among the tourists. There are more than 15,000 houseboats so far in Srinagar, Kashmir so one can imagine the popularity of these houseboats.
Kashmir has been popular among the young couples specially the honeymooners and thus most of the travel companies offer honeymoon packages in Kashmir, which are sold very aggressively. It offers an exotic experience of pleasant sound of rolling water in the morning as you open your eyes in the lap of nature.
If you have never ever visited Kashmir and never been to a houseboat, please pay a visit to experience the unordinary beauty and experience of the place called heaven on earth.