Jammu and Kashmir is known as the Switzerland of India. No doubt, its natural beauty is unparalleled offering awe-inspiring views everywhere one goes. Each and every part of the state offers breath taking experience to travellers. Ladakh, the land of high passes, nestled between the Himalayas and the Kunlun mountain ranges is located at an altitude of 3000 metres above sea level. Some key attractions here are the Pangong Lake, one of the highest altitude lakes in the country; the Nubra Valley that is a cold desert; Diskit Monastery; the Khardung La pass that is the worlds highest motorable pass; the tranquil Tso Moriri Lake in the Changtang Wildlife Sanctuary at a height of 4595 metres; the Shanti Stupa or the Peace Pagoda in Leh; defiance of Earth?s gravitational pull at the Magnetic Hill in Leh; one of India's the biggest monastery, the Hemis Monastery; visit the Hemis National Park to spot the Snow Leopards; and for the adventure-seeking tourists, the intimidating Chadar Trek on the Zanskar River is just ideal. The other best places to visit in Jammu & Kashmir are Srinagar and Gulmarg. Srinagar, the capital city is located on either side of the Jhelum River. For years the Dal Lake has enchanted tourists with the memorable houseboat rides. On the eastern shore of the lake is the Mughal Garden that is worth a visit on foot. Ski lovers must visit the skiing destination of India's Gulmarg. Apart from this, there is the cable car experience here that will leave you spellbound. Another place that is a must visit is the Meadow of Gold's Sonmarg. A hill station at an altitude of 2800 metres, the place is perpetually covered in snow and is inaccessible during heavy snowfall in winters. Book a Jammu and Kashmir tour package so that you miss none of the unfathomable beauty of the place. For adventure enthusiasts, there are enough options for camping, trekking, motorcycling, biking, jeep safari, camel safari, rafting, cycling, skiing and more.