Srinagar is the summer capital of the beautiful and mesmerizing state of Jammu and Kashmir. This dal lake is the second largest lake in the state. This lake plays an important part in tourism of the state. This lake even supports fishing industries and as well as helps for water harvesting.
Being encompassed with a Mughal era garden, this lake has an amazing shoreline of about 15.5km in length. The temperature reaches -11 Celcius in winter which literally freezes the lake. Covering a total area of 18 sq kilometers, this is the most beautiful and scenic lake f this city.
There are two “baghs” attached to this lake namely Shalimar and Nishat which boasts of the Mughal styled bouled. You will love the scenic view and peaceful atmosphere of this place.So, if you are planning to visit Srinagar do visit this place for sure.