Kashmir is a multi-faceted diamond, changing its hues with the seasons
- always extravagantly beautiful. Two major Himalayan ranges, the Great
Himalayan Range and the Pir Panjal, surround the landscape from the
north and south respectively. They are the source of great rivers, which
flow down into the valleys, forested with orchards and decorated by
lily-laden lakes. The Mughals aptly called Kashmir Paradise on Earth
where they journeyed across the hot plains of India, to the valley cool
environs in summer.
Ladakh is a mountainous region and the coldest desert in the world.
In Ladakh the nature has rendered a magical, unbelievable and fantastic
landscape which is extremely breathtaking. Ladakh lies in the north-east
region of India and is surrounded by the world's highest mountain ranges,
Karakoram and Great Himalayas.The Ladakh district occupied Kashmir Holidays
in the west and China in the north. Ladakh is an exotic destination
considered as the highest plateau lying at an altitude of 9, 800 ft.
Jammu is one of the three administrative divisions within Jammu and
Kashmir , the northernmost state in India. The region is a part of the
state of Jammu & Kashmir . It consists of the districts of Doda,
Kathua, Jammu, Udhampur, Rajouri, Ramban, Reasi, Samba, Kishtwar &
Poonch. Most of the land is hilly or mountainous, including the Pir
Panjal range which separates it from the Kashmir Valley and part of
the Great Himalayas in the eastern districts of Doda and Kishtwar. The
principal river is the Chenab.