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Srinagar is the best example of stunning beauty and attracting landscapes. It is the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir state and headquarters of the Srinagar districts. This beautiful city is located in the center of the Kashmir Valley set on the banks of River Jhelum. Covering a total area of 294 square kilometers, it is located at an altitude of 1585 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by Kargil and Ganderbal in the north, Pulwama in the south, and Budgam in the northwest. It is flanked by beautiful lakes and mesmerizing houseboats, with the River Jhelum passing through the city. The nine bridges for which the city is most famous connects the two parts. The incredible and picturesque scenic beauty, chilled freezing temperatures, wonderful shikaras and houseboats, and fantastic historic monuments makes Srinagar a true paradise. Srinagar is one of the several places that have been called the "Venice of the East" or the "Kashmiri Venice". Lakes around the city include Dal Lake – noted for its houseboats – and Nigeen Lake. Srinagar has some Mughal gardens, forming a part of those laid by the Mughal emperors across the Indian subcontinent.