Tulip Garden: Srinagar's Colorful Springtime Spectacle

Srinagar is the capital of Jammu and Kashmir. It often stands tall among other nations for its awe-inspiring scenery and natural grandeur. One of the most glorious gardens that attracts tourists from around the globe is the Tulip Garden. It is built at the doorstep of the Zabarwan Mountains. The garden is blooming colorfully in spring. So, if you are a flower lover, then book your Sri Nagar tour package today with Nitsa Holidays. So, let's explore more information about the Tulip Garden.

Entry fee :

Rs. 50 for Indian adults

Rs. 25 for children.

international tourists: Rs. 150.

Time: The garden is open from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm on all days of the week.

History of Tulip Garden

The Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden (the Siraj Bagh) is an attraction in Kashmiri tourism. It is located in Srinagar. It was started in 2007 to promote floriculture and tourism in the region. The garden covers an area of 30 hectares and lies at the bottom of the Zabarwan range, with a beautiful panoramic view of Dal Lake. This tulip garden has been conceptualized with the vision of designing a large area for tulips. Make sure to add this beautiful place to your Jammu and Kashmir trip.

Now it holds the top place in the chart of Asia's largest tulip gardens. The park has become very successful in bringing people from various parts of the world. It makes it the most popular place in the town of Srinagar.

Best Time to Visit

The peak season to visit Tulip Garden Srinagar is during the spring months. The garden stays open for a short period of only one month. The tulip garden is open only for the two months of spring, during which the tulips last. The optimal time to visit will be from the end of March through early April. The sole branch of the Kashmir Floriculture Department manages it all year round. The viewing dates for this garden will have to be scheduled on a limited timetable. So plan your Jammu and Kashmir trip or Sri Nagar trip accordingly with Nitsa Holidays.

Photographer's Paradise

The Tulip Garden is an amazing place for photography enthusiasts. The contrast of the bright colors of the tulips with the snow-covered mountains is a photographer's dream. Whether it's close-up shots of various flowers or a panoramic view of the entire garden, every spot is different, and the beauty of nature is captured. You can get amazing pictures on your Jammu Kashmir travel package.

A Riot of Colors

The spring in Kashmir would mark the start of the Tulip Show. It is from early April to the end of April. The canvas of the tulip garden gets real, and the flowers bloom. They are flooding the garden with these vibrant shades of red, pink, yellow, purple, and white. The garden has beautiful scenery, and walking through it brings you a bit of a back-straight.

Varieties of Tulips

The garden has attractive blooms of tulips from the most famous varieties. It includes the Triumph, Darwin Hybrid, and Single Late. Each variety is different on its own and has particular features. It can range from classic cup-shaped blooms to elegant lily-shaped varieties. Visitors are allowed to experience the different shapes, sizes, and colors of these wonderful flowers. If you are a big flower lover then plan your Jammu Kashmir holiday package around the tulips festival.

Tips for Visitors

  1. Plan your trip during the best tulip season, which is usually late March until early April, to witness the garden in full bloom.
  2. Wear comfortable footwear since you'll be walking quite a bit around the garden.
  3. Ensure that you keep your camera with you to snap some breathtaking mountain views and colorful tulips.
  4. Explore the idea of visiting in the morning or late in the day to beat the crowds. You can enjoy the natural silence and relish some spectacular views of the garden.