Jammu and Kashmir is situated in the India's northern most part. The hills and the valleys of this place make it a "paradise" on earth. The lovely mountains along with subterranean green valleys make Jammu & Kashmir an ideal destination for tourists. Because of the tremendous locales and friendly locals of Jammu & Kashmir, it is called as "Switzerland of the East". For all these reasons Jammu & Kashmir is highly famous and is visited from tourists of all around the world. But not just this, Jammu & Kashmir is also famous for other reasons. One of the major reasons it is popular includes the great amount of adventure it offers.
Kashmir is the heart of Adventure Sports. Not just it offers local sight seeing but it has activities like trekking, mountaineering and skiing also in store for you. The restless rivers and gushing streams in the Himalayan areas are just perfect for river rafting. There are numerous rivers such as Indus, Beas, Kali Ganga and Sutlej which are ideal for river rafting in the area.
This place is perfect for tourists who want to enjoy snow at anytime of the year. There are numerous peaks in the area which are covered with snow all around the year. This snow is just not a treat for the eyes but it makes for the pulsating activities as well. Some of the prominent activities include fishing, golfing, trekking, skiing, water sports etc. So, if you have indulged yourself in the Jammu & Kashmir's beauty, it's time to soak yourself in the adventure sport activities. This will make your trip an adventurous one when you visit the land of Himalayas..