One of the most famous boat rides on the scintillating Dal Lake is the Shikara boat ride. It is regarded as one of the most relaxing and serene aspects of a Kashmir holiday, offering a relaxing sightseeing tour of the interior and calm parts of Dal Lake. You can spot many large and striking birds like white breasted kingfishers. There are also many floating markets and gardens along the way that will definitely grab your attention.
Location: Dal Lake
For: All age groups
Difficulty level: Easy.
Approximate Cost: It will cost you INR 600 for four persons on a 2-hour ride.
Why you should do it: To get deep insights into the calm and placid waters of Dal Lake.