April is when summers start getting really hot in India. It is the best time to escape to one of the cooler places of the country. One of the finest summer destinations of India is the wonderful city of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir. Abundant in natural beauty as well as cultural activities, Srinagar is the perfect place for a break from the heat as well as the daily routine. (ALSO SEE Here’s why Srinagar is The Most Romantic Destination in India) If Srinagar is not on your holiday list already, here are 5 reasons to visit Srinagar in April.

The Tulip Garden

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Srinagar is home to Asia’s biggest tulip garden which is at its best during April. Open till April 15, the Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden gives you the opportunity to check out around 60 varieties of tulips.

Weather during April

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While the plains start getting extremely hot during April, Srinagar is pleasant and welcomes you with a romantic ambiance. Weather ranges between 8 degree C to 21 degree C during April with around 9 days of rain. CHECK OUT 5 best places to visit in Kashmir during winter

Views around Dal Lake

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The Dal Lake is one of the biggest draws in the city of Srinagar. A boat ride here can be a rejuvenating experience and takes you through some marvelous views of snow-clad mountains.

Blossoms

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April is the beginning of summer in Kashmir. During this season, the Kashmir valley gets covered in blossoms making it an ideal time to explore the natural beauty of the place.

Beginning of the tourist season

The period of April to June is tourist season in Srinagar. This means that all the best things that Srinagar has to offer start coming out in this month. Also, with every progressing month, crowds start increasing which means April gives you a good window to enjoy all the best stuff without too many people around. NOW SEE Srinagar’s Beautiful Mughal Gardens, Captured in Photos

So, book your tickets and visit the enchanting city of Srinagar before it’s too late for the year.