Is Srinagar open for tourists?
Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to open the tourism sector in the the Union territory in a phased manner from July 14, issuing a set of guidelines for the entry of tourists.
The tourists also need to have confirmed hotel bookings before visiting the Union territory..
How can I go to Kashmir?
To fly into Kashmir, take the Srinagar Airport (15 km away), which is well connected to prime Indian cities. Air India, GoAir, IndiGo and Jet Airways operate regular flights for Delhi, Goa, Jammu, Leh Mumbai and Bangalore. After reaching the airport, visitors can hire taxis to reach various cities and towns of Kashmir.
Is Kashmir open for tourists now 2020?
Jammu and Kashmir opens for tourists from today: COVID-19 test, confirmed air tickets must — Here’s all you need to know. New Delhi: The Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to open the union territory for tourism in a phased manner starting July 14 and has issued a set of guidelines for the same.
Why Pakistan claims Kashmir?
The conflict started after the partition of India in 1947 as both India and Pakistan claimed the entirety of the former princely state of Jammu and Kashmir with Pakistan recognizing Chinese sovereignty over the Trans-Karakoram Tract and Aksai Chin since 1963.
Is it safe to travel to Gulmarg now?
The one line answer is that yes it is completely safe to visit Gulmarg. It remains populated with tourists throughout the year from all corners of India. It is rather one of the few places in Kashmir that does not get affected by the regular phobia about visiting this part of our country.