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Pari Mahal

Srinagar, India
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Ranked #13 of 53 attractions in Srinagar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ancient Ruins
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

The Pari Mahal was quite disappointing. It is a little further up from the Chasma Shahi Gardens. Most people tend to go there since they have already made it to the gardens. There isnt much to see and the entry guys are trying to scam the govt and line their pockets. Avoidable.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

nothing special..only well maintained gardens .....can visit once but not advised to spend lot of time as there are other places to cover ...... good view of dal lake form the mahal ...some good photo point ......and gardens in each floor ......lovely gardens and well maintained ...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

This location offers by far the best view of Srinagar city. I always thought that Shankeracharya was the best option but I have to say that Pari Mahal is the preferred option. It has historic significance and is under the aegis of the Archeological Survey of India. You can easily spend about an hour admiring the city from this vantage... More

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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

This place is beautiful, clean, and offers excellent views of Srinagar, and one of the golf courses there. It's easy to get to, not too crowded - and a good place to spend an hour.

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Ludhiana, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Offers a beautiful view of Srinagar with the Hari Parbat in the backdrop.it is six story garden. the view of golf course & dal lake is scenic from the top the flowers and old stone walls give beauty full snap shots.one can combine it with other mughal gardens it is near chashme shahi and jwahar lal garden The Mahal deserves... More

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

people generally miss this gem, do visit Parimahal, it offers breathtaking view of the Dal lake and the Zabarwan hills.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

A 4-tiered garden ensconed within the folds of the mountains surrounding the Dal lake - it is beautiful with a breath-taking view - of the lake, of the surrounding hotels, of the golf course close by, of the city farther beyond the lake!

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Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Birds eye view from Pari mahal is very picturesque. Protected monument under restoration. the View is excellent from the mahal... It takes only one hour to visit the Mahal.... A must see....

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Nothing great! No one to tell you the history and guide you. The view of the city from the top is good though.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

A little old construction still exists & the garden maintained makes it look very beautiful. You also get a deep view of the Dal Lake, a Heli-pad. Flaura-n-fauna is just about perfect. Like other gardens, you have a photographer with mac-drup (traditional Kashmiri attire). Small but beautiful place. Give some time & you would enjoy it.

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