Char Chinar

Char Chinar is a famous Landmark of Srinagar, it is an Island with Four Chinar Trees.  Char means Four in Hindi and urdu thats why this island is known as Char Chinar, and it is an interesting tourist spot in Dal Lake. It is a small island with four chinar trees at four corners surrounded by dense and crystal clear waters of Dal Lake with reflection of trees and Zabarwan Mountains visible in the waters.From decades, the site used to be one of the major attractions for tourists visiting Srinagar but due to the negligence of the government, the place had turned just another ghost place waiting for attention from authorities.

 

30-45 minute Shikara Ride