Romance and Kashmir complement each other thoroughly as the beautiful city has won all the credit for being named as the most romantic place in India and ranked second after Switzerland. Lonely Planet, the popular travel magazine brand has recently released out the winner lists of first-rated destinations in India and abroad at Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards 2016. These amazing places have been picked by expert panel of Lonely Planet that is formed on the votes from travelers and readers.

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The awards are categorized in distinct sets, and every set has its winners from various places in the country as well as international destinations. For example, best place for romance in India is Jammu and Kashmir, whereas Switzerland hit the top list internationally. The vital goal behind such awards is to offer the enthusiastic travelers with the selection of the best destinations, both in our country and abroad.

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Lonely Planet has rewarded distinct cities across the country with various titles, and Jammu and Kashmir has won the recognition for the most romantic destination in India.

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Notable poet, Shri Amir Khusro rightly stated, “If there is paradise on earth, it is this magnificent Kashmir. The elegance of the superb place appears no less than the heaven – the awe-inspiring Kashmir.” This exclusive travel destination is not only great for tourists, but also for the lovey-dovey couples, especially the newly wedded ones for honeymooning in Kashmir. The green flourishing mountains veiled under the snow, the cool breeze, and the striking lanes enhances the romantic flavor for the newly-wed couples.

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Heaven on Earth – The Kashmir

Though it is India’s most problematic state with chaos and fights often occurring, still Jammu and Kashmir remains the country’s most attractive destination and undoubtedly referred as Heaven on Earth. Kashmir valley especially is famous for a perfect holiday destination because romance is always in the air; its scenic beauty and cool weather make it unique for romantic escape; its lakes, its high-altitude mountains that range from barren to snow-clad, its tulip gardens, and its’ apparent blue skies shapes the most wonderful landscapes; its tasty food, and its lovely people, all these makes this place highly desirable for the tourists.

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Significant Reasons Why Kashmir is a Breathtaking Place on this Planet

 Kashmir is a superbly breathtaking destination and the most romantic place in India for the reason that the remarkable place has white snow, lakes with nicely-designed boats, the fine-looking hamlets against the impressive backgrounds, the speedily flowing rivers, vast fields with colorful flowers, monasteries, excellent landscapes, sparkling stars in the night sky, boats or shikaras, small houses and shops, clear skies and barren lands, peaceful silence, outstanding sunset, long green-blue expanse of Pangong Tso, and many more.

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The best months to make a trip to Kashmir Valley are March to October as weather is superb at this time. During March to October, you can experience beautiful flowers of spring season, cool weather in summer, and rich and radiant golden autumn. Those travelers who love snow and skiing in chilling weather, the period between December to March would be marvelous time to tour the great state.

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Let’s have a quick look at the complete list of winners.

Most excellent destinations in abroad and India for:

  • Culture [International]: Jordan
  • Culture [Indian]: Uttar Pradesh
  • Adventure [International]: New Zealand
  • Adventure [Indian]: Himachal Pradesh
  • Romance [International]: Switzerland
  • Romance [Indian]: Jammu & Kashmir
  • Shopping [International]: Dubai
  • Shopping [Indian]: Delhi
  • Value [International]: Turkey
  • Value [Indian]: Goa
  • Wildlife [International]: South Africa
  • Wildlife [Indian]: Madhya Pradesh
  • Family [International]: The United Kingdom
  • Family [Indian]: Kerala
  • Food & Drink [International]: Singapore
  • Food & Drink [Indian]: Mumbai
  • Relaxation [International]: The Maldives
  • Relaxation [Indian]: Rajasthan
  • Best Emerging Destination [International]: Peru
  • Best Emerging Destination[Indian]: Nagaland
  • India’s Favorite Destination: The USA

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Well, Kashmir is one super place to be visited once in a lifetime. I would surely love to visit this awesome destination someday soon. If you haven’t yet planned yet, make a quick tour for a week or so to the noteworthy Kashmir via flight, train or car, with your family and friends and have a perfect outing in the romantic valley! 🙂, pub-3862145386704795, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0 InterServer Web Hosting and VPS

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