Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Botanical Garden is a beautiful garden on the Boulevard Street in Srinagar. The famous landscape garden was established in the year 1969 on the slopes of enchanting Zabarwan mountain range. It is one of the busiest tourist spot in the city where the visitors can spend quality time in the lap of Mother Nature. The park offers glorious view of the Dal Lake, the shankaracharya hill, Mughal Garden Cheshmashahi and the PariMahal.
The majestic garden has a huge complex that extends over an area of about 80 hectares and consists of several styles of gardens. Over 1.5 Lakh ornamental plants, representing about 300 plant species are the main attraction of this garden. Another unique feature is the beautiful lake spread over an area of 17 hectares. This lake has various recreational activities like a 3.5 kilometer joy ride by boats. The garden is worth visiting in spring when one can witness a riot of colours and fragrances. The magical splash of the waterfall is worth experiencing.his lovely landscape is a treat for photo fanatics and worth a million clicks.The beauty and serenity of the place is something that will remain in your memory for a long time.