Dal lake is a famous tourist destination in Srinagar which is second largest lake in the state of Jammu & Kashmir. Due to its beauty and attraction, Dal lake is also known as the "Jewel in crown of Kashmir or Srinagar's Jewel". It is spread over 18-22 sq. km and offers various tourist attractions, water sports and market.
Dal lake is the home of thousands of people who used to stay in houseboat and doing business in floating market.
Floating market is one of the major attractions in Dal Lake where hundreds of floating shops are equipped with unique Kashmiri products. You can buy Kashmiri handicrafts, dry fruits, vegetables and lot many things during your ride on Shikara at Dal Lake.