The capital city Srinagar is the prized possession of the Valley/life of Kashmir. Drinking manycolors of the state, it reflects the real Jammu & Kashmir. The city sits quietly on the bank ofJhelum and thinks about the energetic liveliness. The canopied Shikara boats, fancy and comfortable houseboats, snow-capped mountains and the sparkling water of Dal and NageenLake come together to bring the picture of real Srinagar come alive. The blessing of ProphetMohammad from Hazratbal Shrine and Jama Masjid, the God/godlike quality of Shankarcharyatemple, short look of floating vegetable market and the plenty flora and animal population, allhonor the capital city with a title of Paradise on Earth. Srinagar also makes/gives great options foractivities like bird watching (Dachigam Wildlife Safe place) water skiing (Dal Lake, Nagin Lake andBod-dal), golfing (Kashmir Golf Course), traveling (towards Pir Panjal, 89 kms from Srinagar) andboating (Shikara ride on Dal Lake and Nagin Lake) and so makes holidays in Jammu & Kashmir asuccessful big, important trip.