Asia’s largest tulip garden in Srinagar, a well-known landmark, opened to the public on March 19. The Indira Gandhi Tulip Garden, Asia’s largest tulip garden located between Dal Lake and Zabarwan Hills in Srinagar, was opened to the public on Sunday. (ANI)The garden, also known as Siraj Bagh, houses 15 lakh tulips of 68 varieties. (AFP) Sinha lauded the efforts of the people of Jammu and Kashmir and said all the achievements made by the administration in recent years were due to the people.
Kashmir Tulip Garden, also known as Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden, is a famous garden located in Srinagar, Kashmir. It is spread over an area of about 30 hectares and is situated at the foothills of the Zabarwan Range.
The garden is known for its stunning display of tulips, which bloom in different colors and varieties during the spring season. It is said to be one of the largest tulip gardens in Asia, with over 1.5 million tulip bulbs planted every year.
The garden was inaugurated in 2007 by the then Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh, and was named after the late Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi. It was established with the aim of promoting tourism in the region and has since become a major attraction for tourists from all over the world.
Apart from tulips, the garden also features a wide range of other flowers such as hyacinths, daffodils, ranunculus, and muscari. It is open to the public for a limited period every year, usually from mid-March to mid-April, depending on the bloom season.
In addition to its natural beauty, the garden also offers various facilities such as a souvenir shop, food stalls, and a children’s play area. It is located close to other popular tourist attractions in Srinagar such as Dal Lake, Mughal Gardens, and Shankaracharya Hill.
Overall, Kashmir Tulip Garden is a must-visit destination for nature lovers and those seeking a glimpse of the stunning