Asia’s Largest Tulip Garden In Srinagar Welcomes 50,000 Visitors In Just 5 Days

by Tania Tarafdar
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Recently, PM Modi invited people to visit the Tulip Garden in Kashmir that bloom with over 15 lakhs of flowers. But if you want to witness the tulips in all their beauty, you must visit the Tulip Festival in Kashmir that will take place in April’s first seven-day stretch. The six-day festival and spring celebrations will boost the tourism sector in the valley amid Covid-19. The festival will also familiarise the visitors with the valley’s rich tradition and culture. Also, the tulip garden received more than 40,000 visitors in just 5 days, after being thrown open to the public on March 25, 2021. Reportedly, on the very first day of reopening, it received around 4500 visitors.

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The Tulip Festival Will Also Have Cultural Shows & Musical Evenings

All arrangements are in place for the festival that is to begin on April 3. Apart from witnessing the beautiful tulips, you can partake in the cultural shows and musical evenings organised during the festival. National-level and local artists would enthrall the visitors during the festival. Stunning Kud Tulip Garden In Jammu & Kashmir Welcomes Visitors With Over 9000 Tulips.

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The Festival Will Have Stalls Promoting The Tradition Of Kashmir

The organisers will set up around 25 stalls on display to promote the rich traditions, culture, cuisines, and crafts of the valley. The majestic tulip garden on the foothills of the Zabarwan Mountains is also open to the public. The garden will see over 15 lakh flowers of more than 64 varieties in bloom.

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Image courtesy: Yogesh Tripathi, Uttarakhand Forest Department/BCCL

Tweeting about the gorgeous tulip gardens, the Prime Minister said, “Whenever you get the opportunity, do visit Jammu and Kashmir and witness the scenic Tulip festival. In addition to the tulips, you will experience the warm hospitality of the people of Jammu and Kashmir.”

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