Hari Parbat Fort-Srinagar
It is one of the popular monuments in Srinagar where not a single tourist wants to miss their visit. The fort is visible from everywhere in Srinagar city. This structure is famous for its breathtaking surroundings enclosed by dense forests, erotic gardens and luxuriant plains. Hari Parbat is also a pilgrimage site for Sarika Devi devotes and that’s why it is mostly visited by tourists every year. Appreciate the mesmerizing hill lies in lush greenery and a clean atmosphere that offers a perfect sight for the shutterbugs and nature lovers. The panoramic views of Srinagar city can be explored by the hilltop of Hari Parbat. It can be visited anytime during a year.
The Leh Palace is prevalent as ‘Lhachen Palkhar’ and it is the impeccable example of medieval Tibetan architecture. One can enjoy the outstanding panoramic views of Ladakh Mountains and Stok Kangri along with its serene surroundings. At present, the place is in a dilapidated condition but you can still enjoy the artifacts stored in the museum of this majestic building. The whole castle is built of stones, sand, wood, and mud. The grand entrance of this palace is garland by wood carved figurines. This is one of the real vacation spots in Leh-Ladakh where people come to see old paintings, Tibetan architecture and the museum where a rich collection of crowns, jewelry, and ceremonial dresses have been stored. Enjoy the ravishing view of the palace at night when full moon spread its white rays on it.
Mubarak Mandi Palace-Jammu
It is one of the most attractive tourist destinations which were once a royal residence of Dogra King. It is one of the noteworthy heritage places in Jammu that indicates the 160 years old history. The architecture of this Palace is a perfect amalgamation of Rajasthani architecture, Mughal styles and European Baroque. Its complex consists of multiple buildings and palaces like Royal Courts, Gol Ghar Complex, Rani Charak Palace, Hawa Mahal, Pink Palace, Sheesh Mahal, etc. Don’t forget to visit Dogra Art Museum which is another major highlight located within the Pink Hall of this structure where you can see a rich collection of old paintings, a miniature of Jammu and Kangra, arrow of Mughals, etc
Situated at the top of Zabarwan mountain range, Pari Mahal is also known as The Palace of Fairies. It is one of the famous monuments of Jammu and Kashmir where a terraced garden surrounds the Pari Mahal offering the most captivating views of it. It is the perfect example of Islamic Architecture that holds the ancient beauty of Kashmir region. The stunning view of Dal Lake and the beautiful city of Srinagar is enjoyed from the top of Pari Mahal. The architecture enthusiasts visit this structure frequently that provides a treat for sore eyes. The garden that surrounds the Pari Mahal is having numerous colorful flowers that offer exotic feeling and a sweet smell in the whole environment. The nature
Poonch Fort- Jammu & Kashmir
Another magnificent landmark in the rundown of Historical places and monuments in Jammu and Kashmir is Poonch Fort. This is a standout amongst the most attractive forts to visit by Indian as well as foreign tourists. This is one of those places where Mughal architecture in Kashmir can be viewed. The fort is having a series of buildings that are arrayed around four irregular courtyards. These splendid structures are a complete blend of Muslim, Sikh and Dogra rule where you can see a main building in Mughal architecture style, central block in Sikh Architectural style and a rough front block designed in European. One must visit this place while having a tour to Kashmir Valley.